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Conferences & Events

Featured Conferences

Baptist Association of Philosophy Teachers

The Biennial Meeting of the Baptist Association of Philosophy Teachers will be held at Baylor University, Oct. 3-5 2014

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BAPT conference schedule: click here

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NOTE: To make a reservation at the Hilton Hotel call 2547595515; mention you are with the Baylor BAPT Conference to receive the Baylor rate of $123 per night.*

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Please email Marilyn McKinney at to register for meals at least a week before the event, and be prepared to pay when you arrive.

Past Lectures

Philosophy Homecoming Lecture Series:

Fall 2013

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the death of C.S. Lewis, the Baylor Honors College and Department of Philosophy presented C.S. Lewis and the Christian University Today homecoming weekend (10/18/13). This event was held in the Alexander Reading Room, on Baylor campus, where participants joined the Honors College's and Department of Philosophy's faculty as they discussed the impact of Lewis on their scholarship, teaching and calling. During the Lecture series there was a panel discusion

Philosophy of Religion Colloquium Series

Fall 2013

The 2012 Phi Beta Kappa Albaugh Lecture

Philosopher Charles Taylor
Tuesday, November 27, at 7:30 p.m.  

Charles Taylor, a professor of philosophy at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, has made notable contributions to the fields of political philosophy, the philosophy of social science, and the history of philosophy. A recipient of the prestigious Kyoto Prize and Templeton Prize, Taylor is the author of numerous articles and books, including: The Explanation of Behavior (1964), Sources of the Self: The Making of Modern Identity (1989), The Ethics of Authenticity (1992), Multiculturalism (1994), A Secular Age (2007), Dilemmas and Connections (2011), and the forthcoming Retrieving Realism, with Hubert Dreyfus. Taylor enjoys widespread esteem among fellow philosophers and has been called the greatest philosopher alive today.

2013 Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture

Institute for Faith and Learning

Thursday, October 31 - Saturday, November 2

Click here to view the conference page for more information including speakers, topics, and the call for papers.

2012 Philosophy Department Homecoming Lecture

Alumna Amanda Mendiola
Friday, November 2, at 3:30 p.m.

The 2012 Homecoming Lecture will be held on November 2, 2012 at 3:30 pm in Morrison Hall 120. This lecture will be on "But what can you do with a Philosophy Major?" and presented by Amanda Mendiola.

Annual Philosophy of Religion Conference
February 25-26, 2011