2016 Ethics Awareness Week

About and Schedule

About Ethics Awareness Week

Ethics Awareness Week, held each September at UVU, 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 26 – 30, 2016

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

 

September 26 (Monday – Ethics Jubilee)


Ethics Forums

 

9:00 - 9:40 a.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

Annual Excellence in Ethics Award and Address

Senator Orrin Hatch

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

10:00 -10:40 a.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

Kirk O. Hansen, Executive Director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University and John Courtney Murray S.J. University Professor of Social Ethics

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

11:00 - 11:50 a.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

Round Table Discussion: The Guardians of Ethics & Values

Pierre Lamarche, Brian Birch, Shannon Mussett, Scott Abbott, and Michael Minch

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

1:00 - 1:50 p.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

Address: “Ethically Educating Our Future Leaders” Representative Brian King (D-UT)

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

2:00 - 2:50 p.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

Panel Discussion: “The Origins and Future of Ethics and Values”

Faculty and student panel discussion lead by Elaine Englehardt, Distinguished Professor of Ethics, Professor of Philosophy, and Jubilee celebration organizer

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

3:00 - 3:50 p.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

“Business Needs Ethical Employees—Come Trained!”

Nicole Mouskondis, CEO of Nicholas and Company

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

4:00 - 4:50 p.m.

Center for the Study of Ethics

Dean’s Address

David Yells, Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

September 27 (Tuesday)


Ethics Forums

 

10:00 - 11:15 a.m.

School of Education

Panel Discussion: “The Ethics of Intercultural Education”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

11:30 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.

The Center for Constitutional Studies

Judicial Conduct Commission Panel

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

1:00 - 2:15 p.m.

School of the Arts

Panel Discussion: “Self-Censorship and Sanitizing the Arts”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

1:00 - 2:15 p.m.

Woodbury School of Business

Panel Discussion: “Employee Responsibilities and Moral Rights in the Workplace?”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)  

 

September 28 (Wednesday)


Ethics Forums

 

10:00 - 10:50 a.m.

UVU Library

Panel Discussion: “Sci-Hub and the Ethics of Academic Publishing”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

11:00 - 11:50 a.m.

Academic Service Learning and the VSLC

Panel Discussion: “SL for the Public Good”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

1:00 - 1:50 p.m.

College of Humanities and Social Science

Panel Discussion: “Fairness in the Multi-Cultural Classroom”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

2:00 - 2:50 p.m.

University College

Panel Discussion: “No Priesthood for the Black Man”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

3:00 - 3:50 p.m.

Honors Colloquium

Student Panel Discussion

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)  

 

September 29 (Thursday)


Ethics Forums

 

10:00 - 11:15 a.m.

College of Aviation and Public Service

“Ethics in Public Safety Service”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

11:30 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.

College of Technology and Computing

“Student Academic Freedom in an Education and Technology World” and “The Ethics of Autonomous Machines”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

1:00 - 2:15 p.m.

UVU Library

“We Are OER (And So Can You)”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) 

 

2:30 - 3:50 p.m.

College of Humanities and Social Science

Panel: “Teaching Ethics: Buying What We’re Selling”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

September 30 (Friday)


Ethics Forums

 

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

College of Science and Health

“The Ethics of Water Use”

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)

 

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Peace and Justice Studies and UVU Library

Film Screening: Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511) Sponsored by the UVU Library 

 

1:45 - 2:30 p.m.

Peace and Justice Studies and UVU Library

Video Panel Discussion

Oquirrh Mountain South (CB 511)