Religion, Ethics & Philosophy

Contemplating life’s big questions.

The Department of Religion, Ethics and Philosophy creates space to study life's formative questions and explore the world's formative traditions. You'll discover the diversity of systems and institutions that have oriented human efforts to live well.

Course offerings are distinctive and interdisciplinary. Each course invites students into questions of meaning, value and purpose and celebrates creativity and intellectual curiosity. Our curriculum cultivates a student's capacity for cross-cultural engagement and responsible participation in community — at the Academy and in their wider world.

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