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Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020 | 10:15 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Philosophy Senior Capstone Presentations

Please join us for the capstone presentations from students in the Philosophy senior seminar. All are welcome to attend these public presentations, which will take place over Zoom on Saturday, Dec. 12, starting at 10:15 a.m. CST. Please contact Department Coordinator Sara Dion (sdion@macalester.edu) to receive the Zoom link. 

10:25 am Katia Sievert - "The virtual and the veal: The ethics of emergent farming in Minecraft"

11:05 am Adriana Saso-Graves - "Are social determinants of health public health issues?" 

11:45 am Gage Ryder - "Sexual Reorientation: Where’s the LGBT POV?"

12:15 pm Break for Lunch

1:00 pm Courteney Sedillo - "Violating the pillars of informed consent: COVID-19 and cross-cultures"

1:40 pm Jackie Lu - "Fishing for the Moral Permissibility of Recreational Fishing"

2:20 pm Ling Ma - "Transformative experience does pose an epistemological challenge to decision theory: objections to two popular solutions"

3:00 pm Danny Frank-Siegel - " “I’m sorry Dave, I can’t do that”: A Deleuzian and postphenomenological approach to bias in machine learning algorithms"

3:30 pm Time to celebrate!

Contact: sdion@macalester.edu

Audience: Alumni, Faculty, Parents and Families, Public, Staff, Students

Sponsor: Philosophy

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