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At Carroll, professors, not their assistants, teach classes and are accessible to students. Experts in their fields, Carroll professors will provide you rigorous academic challenges in an atmosphere valuing ethics and moral principles. Your education will include not only stimulating classes and discussions but also special events.

Past special events include the April 2000 three-day conference, “The 100 Years That Made 2000 A.D.,” which was organized by Carroll philosophy professor Dr. Barry Ferst and evaluated how the years 311 to 410 transformed Christianity from an outlaw sect to the official religion of the Roman Empire.

Upcoming Events

Dr. Angelo Corlett will speak on "Offensiphobia: Fearing What Offends" on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at 7:00pm, here at Carroll College.

News

Congratulations Carroll College junior, and Philosophy Major Julianna Breit!  Julianna is the 2021-2022 Merlin Student Scholar Fellow.  Merlin CCC is a Helena-based public philosophy non-profit dedicated to enriching lives and strengthening the community & environment through philosophy. See the announcement here and learn more about what Merlin does in the Helena Community. See President Cech's announcement of this.

Barry FerstDr. Ferst has a couple of articles posted now on the Classical Wisdom site.  One reconstructs the  "Gospel of Bacchus," displayed in the various sarcophagi Dr. Ferst has personally photographed .  From Roman Sarcophagi comes the Gospel of Bacchus.  The other article recounts his 10 years of travels photographing and studying ancient sarcophogi. Searching for Sarcophagi

Photo of John Cooney and Ed GlowienkaJohn Cooney, '20, and a philosophy major, just had a paper published in the journal Stance.  "Freeing Mysticism: Epistemic Standards in Theory and Practice," is available on the web.  This journal has a rejection rate of 92%, so congratulations John! John also presented this paper at the National Undergraduate Theology Research Conference, hosted by Creighton University in April, 2019.  John is pictured at the conference with Dr. Glowienka, who advised him on the paper during the summer of 2018.