Most of us agree that poverty is an individual and social wrong. But there is controversy over exactly what poverty is and why it is wrong. Rather than thinking about poverty as material deprivation, Di Salvo applies the German Idealist tradition to develop a different and better account.
Leo Podolsky (Forester Men’s Hockey) applied what he learned in Professor Rui Zhu’s Asian Thought course to his athletic competition and accomplished something that hasn’t been done at Lake Forest College in 30 years
Inspired during his philosophy class, the Elgin native is organizing a concert to raise money for the Community Crisis Center and Food for Greater Elgin. Read the full story, published in the Daily Herald, here.
Join the Philosophy Club every other week throughout the semester for discussion on timely topics including the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri and philosophical issues such as what it means to be human. Meeting dates and times listed at right.