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GVSU Philosophy Club

 Academic Year 2022-2023

Club President: Grant Harrison [email protected]

Jeffrey Byrnes, Philosophy Faculty member

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Andrew Spear, Philosophy Faculty Member

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Winter 2023

All GVSU students are welcome!


Time: Thursday, February 2 at 6:00 PM

Location:  Mackinac Hall B1138 


Do we have moral responsibilities towards the dead? If so, how far do these responsibilities extend and how strong are they? Just what rights can the dead claim, if any? This week we will read and discuss Walter Ott's article, "Are There Duties To The Dead?" to help us think about these ethical quandaries. Find the article here:

The GVSU Philosophy Club is a student-led group that holds weekly meetings for informal discussion. All GVSU students are welcome and no prior PHI background or study is necessary to participate. Details of this week's meeting are below. You can also find the group on LakerLink ( and Facebook (, or on the PHI Department webpage (!



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