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5:30 PM | Can Nature Make Laws?: An Introduction to the Natural Law Tradition

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Thomistic Institute chapter at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology presents a lecture by Prof. Raymond Hain of Providence College titled “Freedom and Principles of Catholic Social Thought.”

Room 3-270, 33 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139

Thursday, Oct. 17

5:30 PM

This lecture is free and open to the public.

About the speaker:

Professor Raymond Hain is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Providence College and Associate Director of the Providence College Humanities Program. He received his BA in Philosophy from Christendom College and his MA and PhD in Philosophy from the University of Notre Dame, where he studied under Ralph McInerny and David Solomon. He works primarily in moral philosophy in the Thomistic tradition, as well as topics in applied ethics (especially bioethics and the ethics of architecture) and connections between philosophy and literature. As part of the Humanities Program, he directs the Providence College Humanities Forum and the Providence College Humanities Reading Seminars.