News and Events

Annual Center Breakfast, Sept. 28

September 28, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Please join us for the annual Ethics Center Breakfast on Wed. Sept. 28, 7:30-9:00, Lucas Room, Cone Center

We'll have our annual opportunity to reconnect with one another, as well as announcements and discussion about Center programming for the upcoming year.  We're very excited about some of what we've been able to line up, including another series on personalized medicine...


UPDATE: Note new location! Rachel Dubrofsky, "Feminist Interventions in Surveillance Studies: Why Twitter and Kim Kardashian Matter"

April 28, 2016 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Of potential interest to the Ethics Center Community:

 


Ethical Leadership: Building an Ethical Culture

April 26, 2016 - 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Of potential interest to the Ethics Center Community:

As part of the Executive Education Program at the Belk College of Business,

Denis Arnold (Surtman Prof. of Business Ethics) will present "Ethical Leadership: Building and Ethical Culture"...


Lynn Dressler, "Developing a personalized medicine program in a community hospital system: what’s ELSI got to do with it?"

April 14, 2016 - 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM

Lynn Dressler, Director of Personalized Medicine, Fullerton Genetics Center and Mission SECU Cancer Center, Mission Health, Asheville, NC, presents:

 

"Developing a personalized medicine program in a community hospital system: what’s ELSI got to do with it?"

Lunch...


Ethics Conference for Social Work Professionals

April 13, 2016 - 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM

4 CEU's for social workers; to register go here
 

 

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Creative Abundance Film Screening

April 12, 2016 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

The Ethics Center is pleased to cosponsor a screening of the film:

Creative Abundance

Tuesday, April 12, Cone Center, McKnight Theater, 2:00 (doors open at 1:30)

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Jonathan Kahn, "The Troubling Persistence of Race in Precision Medicine"

April 6, 2016 - 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM

Jonathan Kahn, James E. Kelley Prof. of Tort Law and Prof. Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, presents:

 

"The Troubling Persistence of Race in Precision Medicine"

Lunch Workshop, April 6, 2016, Cone 210, from 12:30-1:45

Lunch is...


Nick Seaver, "What Do People Do All Day?"

March 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Nick Seaver, Asst. Prof. of Anthropology at Tufts University, presents:

 

"What do people do all day?"

Public Lecture, March 22, 2016, Cone 112, from 2:00-3:30

 

Abstract:The algorithmic infrastructures of the contemporary...


Mary Anne Franks, "How to Defeat Revenge Porn"

March 14, 2016 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Mary Anne Franks, Professor of Law at the University of Miami presents:

"How to Defeat Revenge Porn"

Public Lecture, March 14, 2016, Cone 210, from 2:00-3:30

 

Abstract: So-called "revenge porn" sites are proliferating across the Internet.  Angry ex...


Rescheduled: Danielle Citron, "Why Stopping Online Harassment is Good for Free Speech"

February 23, 2016 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Now Rescheduled for Feb. 23 (note change in room, too):

Danielle Citron, Lois K. Macht Research Professor & Professor of Law at the University of Maryland presents:

"Why Stopping Harassment of Women Online is Good for Free Speech"

Public Lecture, Feb. 23, 2016, Cone 113...