John C. Young Scholar explores role of gender categories in developing identity

Warren McKnight ’14, a philosophy major and gender studies minor from Peachtree City, Ga., spent her senior year at Centre College exploring issues of gender as a John C. Young Scholar. The May graduate believes that gender is more complicated than simply “tallying up one’s traits,” and going with the winning side, she says. Her

By |2014-06-13T13:56:45-04:00June 13th, 2014|Gender Studies, News, Philosophy|

Dr. David Hall receives ACS funding for exploratory project to study undergraduate research

Collaborative undergraduate research is a growing focus of Centre College faculty and students, and Associate Professor of Religion and Philosophy David Hall is doing his part to bring such projects to Centre’s religion program. Thanks to funding from the Associated Colleges of the South’s (ACS) Faculty Advancement Grants, Hall will partner with Drs. Ruben Dupertuis

By |2014-03-13T13:06:14-04:00March 13th, 2014|Academics, Experts, News, Philosophy|

Dr. Eva Cadavid explores the philosophy of race and ethnicity

Centre College’s Latin American studies program is young but quickly growing, especially with the addition of Assistant Professor of Philosophy Eva Cadavid’s class, Philosophical Discussions on Race and Ethnicity. “This course arose from my participation in the development of the Latin American studies minor,” Cadavid explains. “Once I started thinking about the types of courses

By |2014-02-20T13:32:26-05:00February 20th, 2014|Academics, African Studies, Experts, Latin American Studies, News, Philosophy|
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