Philosophy Walk

Please join us for our philosophy walk on Saturday, November 9th from 10am-1pm.  Topic:  TBD.  Meeting/Hike Location: TBD.  Special guest speakers/philosophers-on-trail — Ed Glowienka (Associate Professor of Philosophy, Carroll College) & Henry Kramer (2019 Merlin Student Fellow, University of Montana Missoula). To learn more & sign-up for our free meandering, visit…

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Philosophy Hayride-Walk for Kids (Halloween-Themed)

Our free October Merlin Meandering will take place on Sunday, October 27th from 10:00am – 1:00pm on Merlin Nature Preserve.  Wear your Halloween costumes & get ready for fun!  This walk will be geared specifically for kids and will have a Halloween & philosophy-based theme.  Special guest speaker/storyteller Martin Richard. …

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Philosophy Walk

Please join us for our philosophy walk on Saturday, October 13th from 10am-1pm where we’ll be exploring the role of story & imagination across cultures, the phenomenology of story & imagination, nature, and environmental ethics .  Meeting/Hike Location: Merlin Nature Preserve.  Special guest speakers/philosophers-on-trail — Shane M. Doyle (Independent Educational & Cultural…

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Philosophy Walk

Please join us for our philosophy walk on Saturday, June 29th from 9am-12pm where we’ll be exploring environmental ethics, technology, and conservation & land ethics.  Meeting/Hike Location: TBD.  Special guest speakers/philosophers-on-trail — Christopher Preston (Professor of Philosophy, University of Montana Missoula) & Patrick Kelly (Philosopher & Conservationist, University of Montana Missoula).  …

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Philosophy Walk

Please join us for our philosophy walk on Sunday, May 19th from 10am-12pm where we’ll be exploring urban environmentalism, aesthetics, and philosophy.  Meeting/Hike Location: Reeder’s Alley pavilion.  Special guest speakers/philosophers-on-trail — Dennis McCahon and Michael Chapman.   To learn more & sign-up for our free meandering, visit our philosophy walks page.

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Philosophy Walk (Part 3 of 3 – Fall Series)

Please join us on Sunday, March 3rd from 10am-1pm for the third in our Fall-Winter philosophy walk series in conjunction with our Fall-Winter Philosophy Symposium Series about the environment, ethics & conservation stewardship. This walk will explore the topic of current & future environmental and conservation challenges. Guest Speakers/Co-Philosophers-on-Trail:  Thomas Baumeister,…

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Philosophy Walk (Part 2 of 3 – Fall Series)

Please join us on Saturday, November 10th on Merlin Nature Preserve for the second in our Fall-Winter philosophy walk series in conjunction with our Fall-Winter Philosophy Symposium Series about the environment, ethics & conservation stewardship. This walk will explore the topic of landowner/steward-wildlife and habitat relationships, including agricultural and ranching relationships.…

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Philosophy Hayride-Walk for Kids (Halloween-Themed)

***OUR HALLOWEEN HAYRIDE-PHILOSOPHY WALK IS OFFICIALLY FULL*** Our free October Merlin Meandering will take place on Sunday, October 28th from 10:00am – 1:00pm on Merlin Nature Preserve.  Wear your Halloween costumes & get ready for fun!  This walk will be geared specifically for kids and will have a Halloween &…

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