Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
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Ethics Week 2014 (March 17-23)
Next week is Ethics Week at Baruch College. Please consider organizing some of your class time around issues of ethics, especially as they relate to your subject or discipline.
Abraham J. Briloff Prizes in Ethics
The winners of the Abraham J. Briloff Prizes in Ethics for 2013 will be announced during Ethics Week.
Ethical Writing and Source Use (student workshop)
Monday, March 17, 12:30-2:00pm, NVC 8-190
After this workshop, students who participate will be able to:
- Describe the benefits to readers of a writer’s comprehensive, ethical attribution.
- Accurately and fairly summarize a short, provided text.
- Describe the rhetorical benefits of comprehensive, ethical attribution, such as establishing authority, earning readerly trust, supporting claims, and enabling writers to participate in scholarly conversations.
Students should sign up via the Writing Center's online scheduler: https://bc.mywconline.com/
People, Not Profit: Merck’s Battle Against River Blindness
Tuesday, March 18, 12:45pm, Newman Library, Room 750
Roy Vagelos, Retired Chairman and CEO of Merck
Dr. Vagelos will speak about his research at Merck and the Mectizan Donation Program (MDP), known as a model for corporate social responsibility since 1978.
Inaugural seminar in the HSBC Student Series on Ethics and Accountability
Sponsored by the Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity
Complimentary pre-registration is required.
Bounties for Bad Behavior: Rewarding Culpable Whistleblowers under the Dodd-Frank Act and Internal Revenue Code
Tuesday, March 18, 1:00-2:15pm, NVC 9-215
Jennifer Pacella, Department of Law, Baruch College
Department of Law Faculty Scholarship Series
Lunch will be served at 12:30pm
For more information on this event or to RSVP, please contact Marie Wright
Of Trolleys and Transplants, Morals and Markets: the Bases of Ethical Decision Making
Tuesday, March 18, 6:00-7:30pm, NVC 8-210
Steven Field, MD, is on the Board of Advisors for Baruch’s MA in Corporate Communication and serves here as Adjunct Professor. He is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYU School of Medicine, and Attending Physician, Tisch Hospital/NYU Langone Medical Center.
Sponsored by the Baruch Corporate Communication Graduate Student Association
For more information, contact Christina Genest at 646-312-3749 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Associate Provost and Assistant Vice President
Baruch College, CUNY
646-660-6504 (phone); 646-660-6531 (fax)