Rachel Lu

About Rachel Lu

Rachel Lu teaches philosophy at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota where she lives with her husband and three boys. Dr. Lu earned her Ph.D. in philosophy at Cornell University.

Embracing a Genuine Culture of Life

By |2014-10-24T16:16:29-05:00October 24th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Marriage|

Two stories last week (one amusing and one sobering) provided material for (gloomy) reflection on love and marriage in the modern world. The first came from Auckland, New Zealand, where heterosexual best friends Travis McIntosh and Matt McCormick celebrated their nuptials this last Friday. A radio station competition provided the motivation for their decision [...]

Hookup Culture: Two Views

By |2014-03-11T16:07:08-05:00August 14th, 2013|Categories: Culture, Sexuality|Tags: |

The Kiss by Auguste Rodin by Rachel Lu and Regis Martin Rachel Lu: When Adults Encourage Self-Destructive Behavior in the Young Sex has consequences. I realize that admitting this probably marks me as some sort of misogynist, but somehow I can’t help myself. For one thing, I have it on good authority that even [...]