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Dan Kuebler

Biography

Franciscan University biology professor and cross country head coach Dr. Dan Kuebler is leading several of his students on a quest to find out. Over the next year, they will conduct research on fruit flies concerning seizures.

Kuebler: The Amazing Natural Order Behind “Random” Protein Folding

What makes this passage representative is that it follows a theme that runs throughout the entire Origin, one in which Darwin places particular emphasis on the law-like qualities that govern biology in general and evolution in particular. These “laws impressed upon matter”—as Darwin called them— were both at the heart of scientific discovery and at the heart of his theory.

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Kuebler: “VF, Designer Babies, and Commodifying Human Life”

Dr. Dan Kuebler, professor of biology and a Faculty Associate at the Veritas Center for Ethics in Public Life, discusses the topic of commodifying human life and the idea of genetic modification of human embryos. It seems only fitting that the UK research group advocating the genetic modification of human embryos is studying infertility, because it…

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Kuebler: “Academic Freedom, Religious Institutions, and the State”

Dr. Dan Kuebler, professor of biology and a Faculty Associate at the Veritas Center for Ethics in Public Life, discusses academic freedom, the pursuit of knowledge, and the dynamic balance between faith and reason: At religious institutes of higher learning, this pursuit of the truth represents a dynamic balance between faith and reason. In this context, faith…

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Kuebler: “John Paul Brought Us Face to Face With Christ”

Dr. Dan Kuebler, professor of biology, recounts the evangelical deeds of Blessed Pope John Paul II in The National Catholic Register and exposes his legacy that lives on through the Church.<!––> This was no ordinary family member, to be sure. This was a Pope who both believed in us and made a concerted effort to reach…

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Kuebler: Americans and the Clone-and-Kill Mentality

Dr. Dan Kuebler, professor of biology, examines scads of recent polling in The National Catholic Register about U.S. Society’s Seemingly Inured to Deadly, Unethical Practices: Cloned human embryos can be generated from adult cells, and stem cells can be successfully extracted and grown from these cloned embryos. If refined, such cells could be used to treat a whole…

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Kuebler: “Survey Says: Women Are for Life”

Dr. Dan Kuebler, professor of biology, examines scads of recent polling in The Public Discourse about what women really think about abortion and sexual license: Clarke Forsythe writes in his history of Roe v. Wade, “Choice is the public mantra, autonomy is supposedly the principle, but the dark side of autonomy is isolation and loneliness.” Women are beginning to become aware…

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