Meeting of the Minds: UWG Students Discuss Race and Gender
The University of West Georgia's philosophy department recently brought together David Hume, Friedrich Nietzsche, W.E.B. Dubois, Frantz Fanon, Simone de Beauvoir and Iris Marion-Young together--well, more accurately, their ideas and personalities--for a single event. UWG students once again portrayed famous contemporary and historical philosophers during the annual Meeting of the Minds. Moderated by Connor Pierce, the event gives philosophy majors the opportunity to perform a debate while playing the roles of some of the most famous philosophers in history.
Alum Shines Spotlight on Tech in the Theatre
The University of West Georgia has opened doors for thousands of students. In the case of alumnus Jared LeClaire, this door happened to be a stage door, and walking through it was the first step in discovering his passion for technology in the theatre.