Splash Biography

HUGO HAVRANEK, Yale Graduate Student of Philosophy

Major: Philosophy

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a qualified high-school teacher of French and German, and a graduate student in the Philosophy Department at Yale.

Past Classes

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A4386: The life you can save in Splash Spring 2021 (Apr. 24, 2021)
Any time you -- or your parents -- spend money on new clothes, video games, an ice cream.... are you doing something morally wrong? You don't need that ice cream. But there are many other people in the world who do need things: mosquito nets, medication, vitamin supplements. Does that make it wrong for us to spend our money on luxury items instead?