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More than just what happened and why:  From the History and Philosophy of Science to Applied Ethics and Religion, our courses connect across the OSU campus providing a broad perspective and a unique insight into the issues facing our world.  Our students and faculty research on and collaborate with a wide array of disciplines from Oceanography to Nuclear Engineering - from Music to Environmental Science.  Our school provides students with a series of lenses though which they can examine the universe and their place in it.

News and Reflection @ SHPR

A Sonnet to an Anatomist

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Sep 5, 2014

Montpellier surgeon Barthélémy Cabrol (1529-1603) first published his Alphabet anatomic in 1594. A series of tables that graphically represented the parts of the body, it was immensely popular, with eleven editions in the seventeenth century as well as translations into Latin and Dutch; the Dutch translation in 1633 was by Descartes’s friend and correspondent Vopiscus […] Read full story.

Roundtable on ‘Arming Mother Nature’

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Sep 4, 2014

After editing a couple of dozen H-Environment roundtables himself, it is great to have one of Jake Hamblin’s own books, Arming Mother Nature, as the subject of one – this time guest-edited by Michael Egan of McMaster University. You can … Continue reading  Read full story.

“Guns in America” – a Constitution Day event

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Sep 2, 2014

The School of History, Philosophy, and Religion will be hosting Oregon State Universities annual Constitution Day (9/17) event at 3pm the Memorial Union, La Raza Room.  This year, the topic will be “Guns in America.” Details to follow! Read full story.

Six months and two cameras later….

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Aug 27, 2014

No, I haven’t gotten rid of any cameras. I probably should have. But that would mean making holes in my two systems, however flawed those systems may be. The Canon system is arguably the “better” system, as a DSLR with a couple of extra bodies, a handful of reliable prime lenses and several cheap but worthy […] Read full story.

OSU Events

17Sep2014

CLA DAY 2014

Join us as we kick off the new academic year and celebrate our 2014 CLA Awardees.…
25Sep2014
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