Center for Applied Ethics of Pace University Presents Free Lectures

Center for Applied Ethics of Pace University Presents Free Lectures at the Pleasantville and Manhattan Campuses

Contact: Mary E. Horgan, (914) 923-2798, mhorgan@pace.edu

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Center for Applied Ethics of Pace University Presents Free Lectures

WHAT: “Passing, Traveling, and Reality: Social Construction and the Rules of Race.”

WHEN: Tuesday, April 15, 1:30-3:30

WHERE: New York City, Lecture Hall South, One Pace Plaza

WHAT: “Beyond Anti-essentialism.”

WHEN: Wednesday, April 16, 1:30-3:30

WHERE: Pleasantville, Kessel Campus Center, Butcher Suite

WHAT: “Race, Capital Punishment, and the Cost of Murder.”

WHEN: April 22, 1:30-3:30

WHERE: New York City, Lecture Hall South, One Pace Plaza

SPEAKERS:

Michael Cholbi received his PhD from the University of Virginia and is currently assistant professor of philosophy at Brooklyn College (CUNY).
He has published articles on such topics as Kant’s moral theory, egoism, punishment, and suicide. He is currently working on problems surrounding moral skepticism.

Ron Mallon received his PhD in philosophy from Rutgers. He currently holds two academic positions, assistant professor in the philosophy at the University of Utah and a Visiting assistant. professor in the philosophy at Hong Kong University. His worked has appeared in Philosophy of Science, Social Theory and Practice (both journals). He has published in the areas of political philosophy, philosophy of science, metaphysics and race theory.

For more information on these events contact: Lori L. Alward, assistant professor of philosophy and environmental studies, (914) 773-3671. For directions: www.pace.edu

Pace is a comprehensive, independent University with campuses in New York City and Westchester County, and a Hudson Valley Center located at Stewart Airport in New Windsor. Nearly 14,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs in the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, Lienhard School of Nursing and Pace Law School. www.pace.edu

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