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Service-Learning in Philosophy Courses

The students in my “Philosophy of Food” course are expected to complete at least 21 hours of community-engaged service during the course of the semester. Service activities include: In this brief video, he and his students talk about the benefits…

Which Questions Can’t Philosophy Answer By Itself?

What other questions do philosophers take up about which we should believe that philosophical progress will not be possible absent certain kinds of scientific (or social scientific) progress? (Is this one of those questions?) What practical implications does the answer…

How Do You Teach Your Students To Read?

It’s not just that most students aren’t the kinds of students professors themselves remember being. Musgrave shares data showing that students consume most of their media on digital devices, and get most of their news through social media. They did…