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Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021 | 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 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 taking place on Saturday, Dec. 4, starting at 10:30 a.m. in Old Main.

Old Main 001

10:30-11:00  Grace Doyle: Empathy to my Ears: Applying Edith Stein's Philosophy of Empathy to Instrumental Music

11:10-11:40  Sy Schimberg: I Love The Way You (Non-Verbally) Lie

11:50-12:20  Jasper Corey-Flateau: Building a Case for Backward Causation

12:20-1:00  LUNCH BREAK IN OLD MAIN 4TH FLOOR LOUNGE

1:00-1:30  Amber Sofge: Balancing Morality and Friendship: A Critique of Kant's View of Friendship

1:40-2:10  Shichen Zhang: What Can Zombies Tell Us About Consciousness?

2:20-2:50  Yigit Can Kahyaoglu: Fictional Characters and Vague Existence


Old Main 010

10:30-11:00  Aiym Bakytbaikyzy: Wittgenstein on the Nature of Rule-Following

11:10-11:40  Matt Glover: Would You Save a Drowning Child? On the Duty to Sacrifice

11:50-12:20  Aidan Eno: The Role of Intuition in Philosophy Methodology

12:20-1:00  LUNCH BREAK IN OLD MAIN 4TH FLOOR LOUNGE

1:00-1:30  Cameron Mitchell: Self: The Highest Upstream Solution to Climate Change

1:40-2:10  Gus Kuhnen: A Critique of a Critique of Anti-Anthropocentric Biocentrism

2:50 - Time to celebrate!  OLD MAIN 4TH FLOOR LOUNGE

Contact: sdion@macalester.edu

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

Sponsor: Philosophy

Listed under: Campus Events, Front Page Events

Location

Old Main - 001 And 010 And 4th Floor Lounge

100 Macalester St.

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