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Orientation Session for New Students: August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:30       Save the Date! Invitation for all new DUC students! Orientation Session 31 August 2017 Congratulations! Welcome to Dominican University College. Are you excited to start your new academic journey?  On August 31, 2017, all new students are invited to an orientation session which inlcudes a BBQ, information presentation, plus a campus tour! Save the date and stay tuned for more information... Read more »

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   Call for Papers Dominican University College is pleased to announce the call for papers for its 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... 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 »

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 conference for May 9, 10, and 11, 2018, at the 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,... Read more »