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Hanover, NH 03755
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Aaron Scholars 2016

2016–2017 Ethics Institute Sponsored, Co-Sponsored, or Affiliate Events Calendar

Please contact the Ethics Institute via–email or 603-646-1263 for more information about any of these events. Campus map

April

5 • 12:00 Workshop "Designing our Homes and Communities for Aging Independence" with 2017 Dorsett Fellow Sarah Susanka, author of The Not So Big House book series. Location:  Haldeman Center, room 041. Sponsored by the Ethics Institute. Cosponsored by the Porter Family Fund for Sustainability in the Curriculum and Osher at Dartmouth.

5 • 4:30  Lecture with 2017 Dorsett Fellow Sarah Susanka, author of The Not So Big House book series. "Not So Big: The First Step in Sustainability for Home, Community, and Life" Ethics Institute and Sustainability Cafe LectureThought leader, inspirational keynote speaker and acclaimed architect, Susanka is the author of nine books that collectively weave together home and life design, revealing that a "Not So Big" attitude serves not only architectural aims, but life goals as well. Location: Dartmouth College, Haldeman Center 041. Sponsored by the Ethics Institute. Cosponsored by the Porter Family Fund for Sustainability in the Curriculum and Osher at Dartmouth.

17 • 12:00 Workshop lunch discussion with authors Tom and Lori Plante.  "Promoting Ethical Development in College Students". Thomas Plante P'18, Santa Clara University Augustin Cardinal Bea, S.J. Professor, Psychology and author of Do the Right Thing: Living Ethically in an Unethical World and Lori Plante P'18, Clinical Psychologist and author, Bleeding to Ease the Pain: Self-Injury, Cutting, and the Adolescent Search for Self. Thomas and Lori Plante’s new book (written while on sabbatical at Datmouth's Ethics Institute last Spring), Graduating with Honor: Best Practices to Promote Ethical Development in College StudentsLocation: Baker Room 102. Cosponsored by DCAL.

17 • 5:30 pm Student Dinner with authors Tom and Lori PlanteLocation: Ethics Institute Conference Room. Register>>

28 4:00 pm Fake News in Perilous Times, The Ethics of Truth in Contemporary Discourse, Location: Rockefeller Center, Room 001.  Sponsored by the Ethics Institute and cosponsored by Osher at Dartmouth.

Moderator: Aine Donovan, Executive Director, Ethics Institute.  Panelists:  Brendan Nyhan, Professor of Government, Dartmouth College, Lynn Hicks, Opinion Editor, Des Moines Register; Alexandra "Alex" Juhasz, feminist writer and theorist of media production,(#100hardtruths), Brandy Monk-Payton, Film and Media Studies, Dartmouth College, Nancy Watzman, The Internet Archive.  Location: Rockefeller Center, Room 101..

MayNeal Katyal

10 • 4:30 2017 Aaron Fellow, Neal Katyal, '91, Lecture, the former Acting Solicitor General of the United States, focuses on appellate and complex litigation. He has extensive experience in matters of patent, securities, criminal, employment, and constitutional law. Neal has orally argued 28 cases before the Supreme Court of the United States, with 26 of them in the last seven years. At the age of 46, he has already argued more cases in U.S. history than has any racial minority attorney with the exception of Thurgood Marshall. Location: Haldeman 041. Sponsored by the Ethics Institute.

19 • Entry Deadline Phillips Award in Ethics  The Phillips Award in Ethics is presented annually to an undergraduate student from Dartmouth College who has successfully demonstrated strength and interest in applied and professional ethics.  Learn more>>

June

28 •  Medical Humanities Lecture "Grief, Death, and Longing in Stoic and Christian Ethics: Toward a Contemporary Art of Dying."  Paul Scherz, Ph.D.Assistant Professor of Moral Theology and Ethics, School of Theology and Religious Studies, The Catholic University of America.   Time and Location: TBD.

 

Last Updated: 4/18/17