Philosophy Colloquium: What is Intelligence?

GMercyU Philosophy Colloquium
Merck Auditorium
7:00 pm

Gwynedd Mercy University's Philosophy department is hosting the third annual interdisciplinary colloquium on the topic of intelligence. The event is free and open to the public.

The panel will consist of GMercyU faculty who will explore the topic of intelligence from various perspectives. The panel discussion will be followed by an open Q & A period. 

The panelists and topics include: 

Dr. Wade Luquet: "Intellect versus Intelligence: Just Because You Can Doesn't Mean You Should.”
Dr. Patrick McGrain: "Dumb and Dumber: Correlating Intelligence and Criminality."
Dr. Michelle McEliece: “IQ:  Is it All in the Genes?”
Dr. Rebecca Gullan: "How Stupid Can We Get? The Evolution of Intelligence"
Dr. Patrick Messina: “"Cogito Ergo Intelligo: Analysis, Synthesis and the Quest for the Middle Term."

For more information contact: Dr. Patrick Messina at or Dr. Robert Clewis at