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Mick Polletta '11
Vermont Law School, pursuing a J.D.

Kate Thomas '10
Vermont Law School, pursuing a J.D.

Thomas Wheeler ’10
University of Washington in Seattle pursuing a J.D.

Catherine Terhune '09
Assistant to the speech and language pathologist for the Poultney school system, Poultney, Vt.

Kasey Benthin '08
Ohio State University, pursuing a Masters in Social Work.

Matthew Bower '08
University of Toledo, M.A. in Philosophy. The topic of Matt's master’s thesis was "Reconstructing the Local: American Pragmatism, Aldo Leopold, and Ecology," in which he explores relations between a pragmatic method of ecology, a communal sense of place, and other parts of the American environmental tradition. Matt is pursuing at Ph.D. at The University of North Texas.

Michelle Scherer '07
J.D., Vermont Law School

Alex Hunley '06
Columbia University, pursuing Ph.D. in Philosophy and Education.

Daniel Guentchev '04
Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Bimidji State University in Minnesota. M.A. in Philosophy, University of Toledo; Ph.D in Philosophy, Southern Illinois University. Professor Guentchev’s dissertation was titled “The Speech of the World: Art and Normativity in Modernity." It was an attempt to see if the animistic tendency in phenomenology, and the philosophy of art we can derive from it, can bring new life to non-abstract, non-conceptual art.

Tatiana Abatemarco '04
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, Paul Smith's College. M.A. in Philosophy, University of Minnesota; Ph.D. in Natural Resources, University of Vermont. Professor Abatemarco’s dissertation was titled "Ethics in the Local Foods Movement: A Transdisciplinary Humanist Exploration." The purpose of her project was to explore the ethics of local foods and agriculture from the perspective of literature, women’s experience, and philosophy.

Tatiana Abatemarco '04
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, Paul Smith's College. Ph.D. forthcoming in Natural Resources at the University of Vermont. Tatiana also holds an M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Minnesota. Her dissertation is titled "Ethics in the Local Foods Movement: A Transdisciplinary Humanist Exploration."  The purpose of her project is to explore the ethics of local foods and agriculture from the perspective of literature, women’s experience, and philosophy.  This dissertation will articulate an applied environmental ethics of local foods.  The overarching theoretical frame used in this study is ecofeminist philosophy because of its emphasis on the connection between social and environmental problems and its in-depth analysis of dualisms.

Daniel Guentchev '04
University of Toledo, M.A. in Philosophy. Daniel is finishing a Ph.D. in philosophy at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, focusing on aesthetics and phenomenology. He is working on his dissertation titled “The Speech of the World: Art and Normativity in Modernity." It is an attempt to see if the animistic tendency in phenomenology, and the philosophy of art we can derive from it, can bring new life to non-abstract, non-conceptual art.


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