We are incredibly excited to share the second video in our Ethical Dilemma Series with TED-Ed. UNC philosopher, Alex Worsnip, invites us to ponder the ethics of belief with a gripping new dilemma, and adds several new concepts to our … Continued
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We are excited to share this APA Blog piece by UNC philosopher Michael Vazquez on the design and thinking behind his experiential education course, “Ethics Bowl & Democratic Deliberation.” Learn how a service-learning course in philosophy can promote ethics education … Continued
Learn about some of the ways UNC Philosophy is working to promote lifelong learning and intergenerational dialogue here.
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Laws of nature are impossible to break, and nearly as difficult to define. Just what kind of necessity do they possess? Read the essay here.
Carolina’s Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl Team will be facing off against 35 other schools for a national title this weekend. It is the team’s first time advancing to the national championship in over five years. Full story here.
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We congratulate Geoff Sayre-McCord on winning the Board of Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, which recognizes sustained teaching dedication and excellence at UNC. This Award is conferred by the UNC System Office each year to a single instructor at … Continued
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You can view the TED-Ed video here. “You are the captain of an interstellar cargo transport headed to port when you receive two distress calls. The first is from a labor ship, whose passengers are running out of oxygen. The other … Continued