Nov 24, 2015
Robert Thompson Named Humanities Teacher of the Year, Will Give Address November 30
The Mississippi Humanities Council recently named Dr. J. Robert Thompson, associate professor of philosophy, Mississippi State's 2015 Humanities Teacher of the Year. An article about the award and Dr. Thompson's career can be found here.
The honor includes the opportunity to present the College of Arts and Science's annual humanities lecture. Dr. Thompson will present this lecture at 3:00 on November 30 in the Shackouls Honors College Forum Room in Griffis Hall. The address, titled "The Humanities and Human Nature," will focus on our ability to understand the thoughts and actions of others as an important part of human nature.
Congratulations to Dr. Thompson!