Ashland University to Hold Philosophy Colloquium

Ashland University to Hold Philosophy Colloquium

1/27/14 ASHLAND, Ohio – An Ashland University philosophy colloquium featuring Dr. Lee McBride, associate professor and chair of the philosophy department at the College of Wooster, will be held Tuesday, Feb. 4, at 3 p.m. in the Ronk Lecture Hall in the Schar College of Education.

What character traits and forms of provocation mark the insurrectionist? Come hear Dr. McBride speak on “Thoreau’s Insurrectionist Ethics." The event, which is sponsored by the AU Philosophy Department, AU Philosophy Club and Phi Sigma Tau, is free and open to the public.

Ashland University, which has been ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###