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Maliya V. Ellis

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My Dorm Room is Messy and I Blame Entropy

I remember learning about entropy in my high school chemistry class: Iit’s something about the scientific tendency of a system to move toward chaos. I guess I’ll blame the messiness on that.

Giraffe Dances at Ballroom Competition
Around Town

Starting Off On the Right Foot

You’d be forgiven for thinking you have walked into a Halloween store instead of a ballroom dance competition.

Thomas Scanlon

Asking Philosopher T. M. Scanlon ‘What We Owe to Each Other’

The title of Professor Scanlon's book, "What We Owe to Each Other," was adopted into an episode of NBC's "The Good Place." FM sat down with Scanlon to chat about "The Good Place," the definition of morality, and why we should study philosophy.