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The Price of Peace Subject of Philosophy Club Meeting Thursday

Posted 10/10/2017
Submitted by Brian Skelly
Category: Campus Announcements, Student Announcements

Come join us at this week’s Philosophy Club meeting Thursday, October 12th from 12:15 to 1:45 in 421 Auerbach Hall as Brian Vassak presents on the Price of Peace.

We all at least pay lip service to peace as a value to be striven for, and what its benefits would be. But what is the price we would have to pay for it? Are we willing to pay that price to obtain secure. lasting peace?

Born and raised in Connecticut, Brian Vassak is a Philosophy major at the University, a transfer student from Northwestern Connecticut Community College, where he earned an associate degree in science. He has served military tours of duty overseas and is presently serving in the Army Reserve.

The University of Hartford Philosophy Club meets every Thursday during Fall and Spring Semesters - with the exception of the first Thursday of each semester - from 12:15 to 1:45 in 421 Auerbach Hall on the campus of the University of Hartford. The Club has an informal, jovial atmosphere. It is a place where students, professors, and people from the community at large meet as peers Sometimes presentations are given, followed by discussion. Other times, topics are hashed out by the whole group.

Presenters may be students, professors, or people from the community. Anyone can offer to present a topic. The mode of presentation may be as formal or informal as the presenter chooses. Bring friends. Suggest topics and activities. Take over the club! It belongs to you! Food and drink are served. Come and go as you wish.

For more information, contact Brian Skelly at or 413-642-0334