|Lewis University 18th Annual Philosophy Conference to focus on Latin America
Published: April 4, 2013.
Lewis University will host its 18th Annual Philosophy Conference, “Revolution and Liberation in Latin American Thought,” April 9-12 at the university’s main campus in Romeoville.
The Lewis University Philosophy Department coordinates the conference. Lewis University offers a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy. Through analysis and interpretation of the works of past and contemporary philosophers, students examine basic questions concerning correct reasoning and the nature and sources of human knowledge and values. Students also acquire speaking and writing skills that enable them to develop and communicate their own views effectively. Philosophy courses incorporate both multicultural and values-oriented thinking in order to develop a holistic perspective. Contact Dr. Elizabeth Hoppe, associate professor of philosophy at Lewis University, at (815) 836-5312 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about the conference.
The 18th Annual Philosophy Conference is being presented as a part of Lewis University’s Arts & Ideas program, providing cultural and educational programming for students and the community. A portion of the Arts & Ideas events is sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council. For additional information, please contact Dr. Michael Cunningham, director of Arts & Ideas, at (815) 836-5385.
Lewis University is a Catholic university offering distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 6,500 traditional and adult students. Lewis offers multiple campus locations, online degree programs, and a variety of formats that provide accessibility and convenience to a growing student population. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis prepares intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected, and socially responsible graduates. The seventh largest private not-for-profit university in Illinois, Lewis has been nationally recognized by The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report.