We explore the larger issues of our day
of beauty, truth, justice and duty
We promote thoughtful discussion
mutual respect and the joy of discovery
We invite the intellectually curious student
to think well about the meaning of life


Board of Directors


Missy DeRegibus | (B.S., Abilene Christian University; M.Div., Regent College), Executive Director of Cogito.

Tom Ebel | (B.A., Hampden-Sydney College; J.D., University of Richmond), Attorney at Sands Anderson.

W. Scott Cox | (B.S., Hampden-Sydney College), Retired from Altria.

Kemper Beasley III | (B.A., Hampden-Sydney College; M.T.S., Duke Divinity School; J.D., Liberty University),  Attorney in Appomattox.

Jason Stacy | (B.A., Hampden-Sydney College; M.D., George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences), Neurosurgeon at North Mississippi Medical Clinics.

Jack Jirak | (B.A., Hampden-Sydney College; J.D., University of North Carolina), Associate General Counsel at Duke Energy.

Jeffrey Vogel | (B.A., James Madison University; M.T.S., Duke University; Ph.D., University of Virginia); Elliott Associate Professor of Religion, Hampden-Sydney College.

Adam Blincoe | (B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary; M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Virginia), Honors Faculty Scholar in Cormier Honors College at Longwood University.

Coite Manuel | (B.S., Hampden-Sydney College; M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology 2000); Supply Chain Consultant at Crosscut.