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Bob Simon
Ethics of Sports: Do Sports Morally Matter?

On the heels of three successful edX online course offerings, Hamilton will debut a fourth course, Ethics of Sports: Do Sports Morally Matter?, presented by Robert Simon, professor of philosophy emeritus, beginning on Oct. 18. The free two-week program is designed to appeal to those who dabble in sports, as well as the avid fan and the athlete. Course enrollment is online on the edX platform.  More ...

Robert Simon
Simon Publishes Fourth Edition of Fair Play

The fourth edition of Fair Play: The Ethics of Sport by Robert Simon, the Walcott-Bartlett Professor of Philosophy, was published in July by Westview Press of Perseus Books.  More ...

Robert Simon
Simon Discusses “Theories of Sport”

Walcott D. Bartlett Professor of Philosophy Robert Simon presented a lecture, “Theories of Sport: Their Nature, Significance, and Application” on Oct. 17 at Penn State University.  More ...

William Morgan
USC Professor's Lance Armstrong and Doping Lecture Cancelled

A lecture by University of Southern California professor William Morgan, titled “Lance Armstrong: Why There Are No Winners in the Doping Wars in Sport,” originally scheduled for Thursday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m., has been cancelled.  Bad weather in the Midwest has forced multiple flight cancellations. The lecture will not be rescheduled this semester.  More ...

Scott Kretchmar
Ethicist Scott Kretchmar to Lecture on Our Fascination With Sport
Scott Kretchmar, professor of exercise and sport science at Penn State University, will present a lecture, "Explaining Fascination With Sport: The High, The Low, and The in Between,” on Wednesday, April 21, at 8 p.m., in the Science Center's Kennedy Auditorium. The talk is free and open to the public. More ...
Jan Boxill
Sports Ethicist to Lecture at Hamilton
Jan Boxill, director of the Parr Center for Ethics at the University of North Carolina, will speak on “The Moral Significance of Sport” on Wednesday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Dwight Lounge in the Bristol Campus Center at Hamilton College. The talk is free and open to the public.

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