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Epistemology and its History

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 09:00 to Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 16:00
    Epistemology and its History A conference on the main currents of epistemology   Dominican University College is pleased to announce an upcoming bilingual conference Epistemology and its History to take place on October 19-21, 2017. The conference will gather both established and junior scholars from Canada and around the world to provide contributions to the field of epistemology. Both... Read more »

Public Conference - Preaching Christ in the Land of the Unexpected

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 19:30   Preaching Christ in the Land of the Unexpected: Challenges for the Church in Melanesia Public conference: Fr. Martin Wallace, OP October 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m. - Faculty of Theology The conference offers essentially a personal perspective on Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands. First, we will look briefly at the geography and ethnic diversity of Melanesia, and the history of the encounter with... Read more »

Renaissance Humanism, the Protestant Reformation, and Jacques Maritain

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 09:00 to Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 16:00
  Renaissance Humanism, the Protestant Reformation, and Jacques Maritain   CALL FOR PAPERS   Canadian Jacques Maritain Association  Annual Symposium Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28, 2017 Dominican University College, 96 Empress Ave., Ottawa, Canada   Acknowledging 2017 as the 500th anniversary of the year which marks the beginning of the Protestant Reformation, it is appropriate that... Read more »

CALL FOR PAPERS - The Philosophy of Lawrence Dewan: Wisdom, Law, Virtue and Human Love

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 09:00 to Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 15:15
        FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY Lawrence Dewan Symposium - November 2nd - 4th, 2017   CALL FOR PAPERS Professor Lawrence Dewan, O.P., enriched the areas of Thomistic metaphysics, natural philosophy and ethics, for over forty years, with the outstanding lucidity, depth and comprehensiveness of his research on the many facets of Thomas Aquinas's legacy.  The specific theme of Wisdom, Law, Virtue and... Read more »

Graduation 2017

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 14:00   Graduation 2017 DUC's graduation ceremony will take place Sunday, November 12, 2017. Invitiations for graduates will be sent out shortly. If you have questions, please contact  

Spinoza Today

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 09:00     Spinoza Today December 8th, 2017 Dominican University College Few ancient or modern philosophers have been featured in a novel. Spinoza, though, enjoys this privilege through the novel The Burglar who Studied Spinoza. Few philosophers make the front page of newspapers or are a point of reference for news about politics or the economy. Spinoza—through the work of Frédéric Lordon—is regularly... Read more »

CALL FOR PAPERS - Inaugural Canadian Aristotle Society Conference May 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, May 11, 2018 - 18:00
      CALL FOR PAPERS It is with great pleasure to announce the inaugural conference of the Canadian Aristotle Society for May 9, 10, and 11, 2018, at Dominican University College, Ottawa, ON. The theme of  this conference is the following: Aristotle: A Critic of Plato. Please submit a one-page abstract to Dr. Mark Nyvlt at The deadline is January 31st, 2018. Our first... Read more »