2018 Ethics Awareness Week

About and Schedule

About Ethics Awareness Week

Ethics Awareness Week explores the ethical dimensions of variety of issues through panel discussions, film screenings, workshops, lectures, and other events. The week also includes the Excellence in Ethics Award and a keynote address. All events are free and open to the public and we encourage participation on the part of students, faculty, and members of our community.
 

September 24 - 28, 2018

Schedule of Events
for more information, contact Courtney Burns at Courtney.Burns@uvu.edu
 

Monday, September 24th


11:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Office of Teaching and Learning
"Academic Integrity"
Clarke Building, Room 510 (RSVP required)

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Center for the Study of Ethics & UVU Office of General Counsel
“Stewards of Place: Maintaining the Public Trust at UVU”
Clarke Building, Room 511
 

 

Tuesday, September 25th


10:00 - 11:15 a.m.
School of the Arts
"Dancing the Issues: Choreography as a Vehicle for Activism, Storytelling, and Social Change"
Clarke Building, Room 511

11:30 - 12:45 p.m.
Center for the Study of Ethics 
Keynote Address “Truth & Lies in Modern Politics: Can We Restore Trust in the Public Square?”
Julian Zelizer, Malcolm Stevenson Forbes Professor of History & Public Affairs, Princeton University
CNN Contributor
Clarke Building, Room 101 C
 
1:00 - 2:15 p.m.
School of Education
"Ethics and the Marketing of Autism 'Treatment': Science, Pseudoscience, and Anti-science"
Clarke Building, Room 511

2:30 - 3:45 p.m.
Woodbury School of Business
"Data Privacy Issues and Ethical Concerns in the Workplace"
Clarke Building, Room 511

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

Utah Women & Leadership Project
"Ethics & Gender in the Public Sphere"
Clarke Building, Room 511

 

 

Wednesday, September 26th 


10:00 - 10:50 a.m.
College of Health & Public Services
“The Ethics of Wartime Detention”
Clarke Building, Room 511

11:00 - 11:50 a.m.
 

College of Science
“Weaponized Lies: How To Think Critically in the Post-Truth Era”
Clarke Building, Room 511

 

12:00 - 12:50 p.m.
Excellence in Ethics Award (by invitation)
John Kesler, Salt Lake Civil Network
Clarke Building, Room 510

 

1:00 - 1:50 p.m.
Center for the Study of Ethics
"Echo Chambers & the Responsibility for Belief"
Clarke Building, Room 511
 
2:00 - 2:50 p.m.
University College
 "Cultivating Savvy Consumers of (mis)Information"
Clarke Building, Room 511

 

3:00 - 3:50 p.m.
Black Student Union
"Black Representation in Politics"
Clarke Building, Room 511

 

Thursday, September 27th 


10:00 - 11:15 a.m.
College of Health & Public Services
“Ethics of Aviation: Air Alaska Flight 261”
Clarke Building, Room 511

 

11:30 - 12:45 p.m.
College of Engineering and Technology
“What are the Consequences of Replacing Traditional Laboratory Training with a Virtual One?”
Clarke Building, Room 511

 

1:00 - 2:15 p.m.
Center for the Study of Ethics & Center for Constitutional Studies
"1968: Misinformation in the Age of Aquarius"
 Clarke Building, Room 511

 

2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
College of Humanities & Social Sciences
“Teaching Ethics: Buying What We're Selling”
Clarke Building, Room 511
 

 

Friday, September 28th 


11:00 - 12:50 p.m.
Student Panel Discussion - Modeling Civil Discourse
"Into the Weeds: Legalizing Medical Marijuana in Utah"
Clarke Building, Room 511

2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Peace and Justice Studies and UVU Fulton Library
Film Screening: Awake: A Dream From Standing Rock
Sponsored by the UVU Fulton Library
Clarke Building, Room 511

3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Peace and Justice Studies and UVU Fulton Library
Panel Discussion: Awake: A Dream From Standing Rock
Sponsored by the UVU Fulton Library
Clarke Building, Room 511
 

 

2018 Keynote Address

Julian Zelizer

2018 Excellence in Ethics Award 

John Kesler