Splash Biography



EDWARD SEOL, Yale sophomore studying Ethics, Politics, and Econ




Major: Ethics, Politics, and Economics

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Edward is a sophomore at Yale from just outside Chicago, IL. On campus, he writes op-eds as a staff columnist for the Yale Daily News and is the executive director of the Yale Science Olympiad Tournament. Edward loves talking about anything from epistemology and economics to the NBA and indie music. He looks forward to having deep and provocative discussions with you!



Past Classes

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A4296: Truth: Existence, Power, and Responsibility in Splash Fall 2020 (Nov. 14, 2020)
Is there such a thing as truth? In the first half of class, we will explore different views on knowledge, the nature of being, and the limits of language. In the second of class, we will unpack the relationship between power and truth and its implications for philosophy and life. Students are expected to share their ideas and contribute to discussion!


H4221: What is Truth? in Splash Spring 2020 (Apr. 11, 2020)
Does objective truth exist? Can we arrive at it, and how? We'll explore different views on knowledge, the nature of being, and more. Students are encouraged to share their ideas and contribute to discussion!