Past Events

TED2017: How to see past your own perspective and find truth.

Michael Lynch Director of the Humanities Institute. Humility means seeing your worldview as open to improvement by the evidence & experience of others. The more we read and watch online, the harder it becomes to tell the difference between what’s real and what’s fake. It’s as if we know more but understand less, says philosopher […]

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“Human and Nonhuman Animals: Minds and Morals” May 11-13, 2017 University of Connecticut, Storrs

The Expression, Communication, and Origins of Meaning (ECOM) Research Group is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a conference on:   “Human and Nonhuman Animals: Minds and Morals” May 11-13, 2017  University of Connecticut, Storrs   The conference will bring together researchers from a number of disciplines working on continuities and discontinuities in […]

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