Special Programs

Upcoming events


A Deweyan Response to the Proposal to Entertain Ratzinger’s Criticism of Social Theory
Thursday, May 1, 2014
3:45-5:00 p.m., NAU, Babbit Academic Annex Building, Room 112
Presenter: Dr. Dennis Rusche, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, Northern Arizona University

Past Special Events

Hegel and the Possibility of Intercultural Criticism Culture
Thursday, April 17, 2014
3:45-5:00 p.m., NAU, Liberal Arts Building, Room 114
Presenter: Shannon Hoff, Institute for Christian Studies in Toronto
Life, Values and Legacy of the Late President Nelson Mandela
Friday, March 28th, 2014
4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m., NAU, Garder Auditorium, W.A. Franke College of Business
Guest Speaker: The Honorable Cyril S. Ndaba, the Consul-General of South Africa to the Great State of California and stationed in Los Angeles.
“How Separate Should Church and State be?”
Friday, March 28th, 2014
3:00 p.m.,Green Scene Cafe,3rd floor of the HLC
Groups: Secular Student Alliance and Vintage Christian Fellowship
Do You Play? Videogames and Learning
Thursday, March 27th, 2014
5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m., The Murdoch Center, Butler Avenue (Beautiful Mural on Building)
Leader: Dr. Nicole Pfannenstiel, Rhetoric and Writing
A Culture of Justice
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
3:45-5:00 p.m., NAU, Liberal Arts Building, Room 114
Presenter: Eric Thomas Weber, University of Mississippi Department of Philosophy

Should the United States Make Unilateral Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions? - Evaluating Cass Sunstein’s Argument about a Pressing Question of Global Justice and Domestic Policy
Thursday, December 12th, 2013
3:45-5:00 p.m., NAU, Liberal Arts Building, Room 114
Presenter: Mark Budolfson, Center for Ethics in Society, Stanford University

Is Goodness Without God Good Enough?
Co-sponsored by Vintage Christian Fellowship and the Secular Student Alliance
Friday, October 25th, 2013
3:00 p.m., Green Scene Cafe, HLC
Facilitator: James Joiner, NAU Department of Philosophy
Convergence Play and Discussion
Sunday, October 20, 2013  
3:45 p.m. Theatrikos Theatre Company

Pets, People, and Pragmatism
Thursday, October 17th, 2013
3:45-5:00 p.m., NAU, Liberal Arts Building Room 114
Presenter: Erin Mckenna, Department of Philosophy Pacific Lutheran University

“Healthy Communities: Focus on Mental Health”
Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
6:00- 9:00 p.m., NAU, Native American Cultural Center
Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Click Here to Register
An Introduction to Field Philosophy
Thursday, September 26th, 2013
 3:45-5:00 p.m., NAU, Liberal Arts Building, Room 114
Presenter: Robert Frodeman, Center for the Study of Interdisciplinarity Department of Philosophy and Religion Studies, University of North Texas 

More past special events
A Philosophy of Light and Space: James Turrell’s Roden Crater Art Project
Thursday, September 19th, 2013
3:45-5:00 pm., LA 136
Dr. Matthew Goodwin, NAU Philosophy Department

"Philosophy in the Public Interest"
Thursday, April 11th, 2013 
3:45-5:00 pm., LA 114
Andrea Houchard, NAU Philosophy Department

Panel Discussion on Prop 204-Quality Education and Jobs
Wednesday, September. 26, 2012
1:30-3:30 p.m. 
The Radisson Woodlands Hotel, Flagstaff

Mapping Arizona's Future
Outcome Notes
Thursday September 27, 2012
6:00-9:00 p.m.
Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Click Here to Register

FLAGSTAFF LOCATION:
Coconino Community College
2800 South Lone Tree Road, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

SEDONA LOCATION:
Yavapai College - Sedona Center for Arts & Technology
4215 Arts Village Drive, Sedona, AZ 86336