- Oct 5 Co-sponsored Event - Western Bombs, Eastern Societies: The Destruction of Nations and Responsibility to Protect
- Oct 11 Co-Sponsored Event: Beating Injustice: Police Killings, Mass Incarceration, and Making Real Change Happen Right Now
- Oct 28 Idioms of Ethical Life: A Conference in Honor of the Work of Dr. Dennis J. Schmidt
Explore the Initiatives
The public face of bioethics focuses on hot-button issues such as stem cell research, genetic privacy, bioterrorism and physician-assisted suicide. These are, without doubt, critical issues. But larger policy questions at both the national and global levels are all-too-often neglected.
The Critical Philosophy of Race (CPR) seeks to develop the philosophical tools necessary to meet the ethical and intellectual challenges posed by new forms of racism as well as the legacy of the inherited racisms.
Helping people meet the challenges they encounter and have the confidence and knowledge to stand up for themselves, their ideals, and the interests of others.
Values are an essential component of research and practice in science and engineering. This initiative aims to provide training and research support in coupled ethical-epistemic analysis. This unique method adds an important dimension to scientific integrity often missing in more traditional research integrity approaches.