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Micha el Sandel

Renowned Harvard Professor Dazzles Crowd at Chinese University of Hong Kong

One of the world’s most popular modern philosophers recently spoke at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and made quite an impression. Michael J. Sandel, a Harvard professor who has risen to great notoriety over the course of his career, delivered an address organized by the Research Centre for Human Values, which receives funding from […]

March 30, 2016 Events no Comments
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McMaster Water Network Forum an Annual Highlight

One of the important mandates of the Philomathia Foundation is to support research and learning relating to issues of global importance, and the ongoing work of the McMaster University Water Network in Hamilton, Ont., certainly fulfills that directive. Established in 2014, the McMaster Water Network connects water science, policy and technology to deliver transformative impacts […]

March 21, 2016 Events no Comments
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Berkeley Climate Change Summit

Berkeley Philomathia Forum Will Examine Climate Change, Urban Issues

The issue of climate change could be the single biggest scientific story in our collective lifetimes. But beyond the science of how and why it’s happening, another question must be asked: how it will be affecting the people of the world, and impact the cities that they live in? That’s what the 2016 Philomathia Forum […]

January 27, 2016 Events no Comments
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Philomathia Symposium 2015

Cambridge Symposium to Explore, “What World will we Leave our Grandchildren?”

On December 8th, the work of the Philomathia program will take centre stage in England as the University of Cambridge’s Philomathia program hosts its second annual Symposium at Magdalene College. The Philomathia program at the University of Cambridge focuses on social sciences, the humanities, and the promotion of human values in education and research. As […]

September 29, 2015 Events no Comments
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