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The Ride of the Valkyries: When Enough is Enough

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Jordan Azcue & Alvaro Hrgic (Dialogue Students)


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Elizabeth Kubler-Ross’s Contribution to Medical Ethics: Part II

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Professional Ethics Students


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Interrogating Violence Series: LGBTQIA Activism Past, Present, and Future

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Dr. Jeff Helgeson, Speakers: Dr. Holly Lewis (Philosophy); Dr. Heather Aidala, Assistant Director, Clinical Services/Supervising Psychologist at the Texas State University Counseling Center


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Last Week on the Legislature

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Carrie Crisp


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Talk of the Times

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Phi Sigma Tau


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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A Defense of Public Education

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Jo Ann Carson, Philosophy


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Public Education and Dewey’s Vision of Democracy

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Joi Jones & William Sutton (Dialogue Students) 


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Ouija Boards and Talking Spirits

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Brandon Hodge (Independent Scholar, Austin)


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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San Marcos Public Library Dialogue: John Dewey’s Educational Philosophy and the Future of Higher Education

Location:
Off Campus; San Marcos Public Library
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Larry A. Hickman (Director Emeritus,

Center for Dewey Studies,

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale)


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What is “Progressive” Education?

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Sydney Perry & Vanessa Parada

(Dialogue Students)


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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Teoría de las Modalidades (PPT)

Location:
Comal (CMAL); Dialogue Room, Comal 116
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Camrie Pipper, 512.245.2285
Campus Sponsor:
Philosophy

Trey Brant (Philosophy)


Talk of the Times, an activity of the American Democracy Project at Texas State, is a weekly open forum on current events and issues led by members of Phi Sigma Tau, the philosophy honor society. 

* Interrogating Violence: Critical Conversations on The Fire Next Time, is an ongoing series of dialogues exploring the sources and responses to violence and injustice, with a special focus on fostering open conversations and building community at Texas State University and in Central Texas. Co-sponsored by the Departments of History and Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogues, the Honors College, and the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies. Interrogating Violence is coordinated by a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.

The Acorn Symposium Dialogue is an annual event co-sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, the Philosophy Dialogue Series, and The Acorn: Philosophical Studies in Pacifism and Nonviolence.

Co-sponsors of the Philosophy Dialogue Series are American Democracy Project, College of Liberal Arts, Common Experience, Gina Weatherhead Dialogue Fund, Humanities Texas, National Endowment for the Humanities, Phi Sigma Tau, Domino’s Pizza, University Seminar, New York Times, Honors College, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Vice President for Student Affairs.


If you require an accommodation due to a disability, contact the Department of Philosophy at 512-245-2285. Accommodation requests should be made at least 72 hours in advance of the program start time to ensure availability. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St. San Marcos, Texas 78666


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