Prof. Elizabeth Brake( Rice University), “The Wrong of Stalking”

Posted On March 25, 2021
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The Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics is hosting a virtual presentation by Prof. Elizabeth Brake on Thursday, April 1, 2021, at 3:00 PM ET.

This event is part of the JBB Center’s Spring 2021 Speakers Series-  “Ethical Dialogues Across the Virtual University – Multidisciplinary Perspectives.”

Link to event: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PJc0qR1zRfuqa7CojxhtoA

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Jose Mendoza“‘Go Back to Where you Came From!’ Racism, White Nationalism and Xenophobia”

Posted On March 16, 2021
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The Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics is hosting a virtual presentation by Dr. Jose Mendoza on Friday, March 5, 2021, at 3:00 PM ET.

This event is part of the JBB Center’s Spring 2021 Speakers Series-  “Ethical Dialogues Across the Virtual University – Multidisciplinary Perspectives.”

Link to event: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WumQ7EoKROiFaT5Ew_aw1w

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2020-21 winners: Troy Moore Undergraduate Ethics Essay Contest

Posted On March 16, 2021
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2020-21 winners: Troy Moore Undergraduate Ethics Essay Contest

Congratulations to our winners:

First prize: Davis Homrich, “Comparing Two Accounts of Necessary Violent Protest.”

Second Prize: Kiara Shoulders, “Free Speech for Learning Enhancement.”

Third Prize: Yeonkyung Oh, “A Guide Towards an Integrated Global Civil Society.”

Joel Reynolds, “We Are All Somebody’s Child: Disability, Speciesism, and the Problem of Dehumanization”

Posted On March 3, 2021
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The Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics is hosting a virtual presentation by Dr. Joel Reynolds on Friday, March 5, 2021, at 3:00 PM ET.

This event is part of the JBB Center’s Spring 2021 Speakers Series-  “Ethical Dialogues Across the Virtual University – Multidisciplinary Perspectives.”

Rescheduled with new link:

Link to join the event: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xjWgA1Q9Swm1svFJY8pd3A

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Ethics Events Spring 2021

Posted On January 25, 2021
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RECORDINGS NOW AVAILABLE

Our spring 2021 program, Ethical dialogues across the virtual university – multidisciplinary perspectives:

 

Recent public health challenges offer opportunities for Universities: Universities can invite distinguished guests to campus virtually. In public presentations linked with classes across the humanities and social sciences, experts and scholars will lead conversations about topical issues connecting… more »

Andrew I. Cohen to speak at Decatur Book Festival

Posted On October 12, 2020
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Director of the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics, Professor Andrew I. Cohen, will speak on October 19, 2020, at 6:30 at the 2020 Decatur Book Festival. Jim Auchmutey, previously a writer/editor at the Atlanta Journal Constitution, will lead a discussion about the themes from Andrew’s recently published book, Apologies and Moral Repair: Rights, Duties,… more »