Maseno Freethinkers is a group of students from Maseno University who believe in the ideals of reason, science, Free Inquiry and humanist ideals.
The group holds a philosophical view point that opinions should be formed on the basis of science, logic and reason which should not be influenced by authority, tradition, religion or dogma......
Bill Cooke Visits Maseno Freethinkers
Recently, Bill Cooke, the Director of International Programs at CFI International visited Maseno Freethinkers. Bill Cooke talked on topics that covered a wide area in Freethought, Skepticism and Critical thinking.
Maseno Freethinkers had their successful meeting with the Director of CFI/ Kenya, Mr. George Ongere. The director spoke on the need to empower the student with tools needed for critical thinking.
The students present responded with enthusiasm and the intellectual capacity was good. He explained the mission of the Center for Inquiry which is to promote reason, science and freedom of inquiry and also to promote humanist ideals and values.
Here, he also talked about the campus program within CFI, the CFI Oncampus which promotes critical thinking, reason and freethought at the campus level. He explained that many similar group like ours also exist at the University of Nairobi and Moi University. Maseno Freethinkers also felt great to be affiliated with CFI Oncampus.
Maseno Freethinkers in a meeting
George Ongere, Director of CFI/ Kenya speaks to Maseno Freethinkers