Professor Stokes on Where the Classical and the Christian Converge
It is commonly understood at New Saint Andrews College that as students take courses, they are really taking the professors who teach them. One of those professors is Senior Fellow of Philosophy Mitch Stokes. Dr. Stokes has been with the college since 2005 and has taught a spectrum of courses within the disciplines of math, philosophy, theology, and apologetics. Prior to his distinguished academic career, Dr. Stokes worked as a research and development engineer. It is fitting that he was chosen by Oxford to participate in a two-summer-long project to focus on bridging the gap between science and religion among professors across the globe. He has traversed this gap in his own professional life and has much to offer his students as a result.
Dr. Stokes provides his students a rare and remarkable opportunity to look at science, math, and religion from the perspective of an engineer-turned-philosopher. As higher education across America increasingly focuses on hyperspecialization, New …
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