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UA Professor Named Durr-Fillauer Chair in Business Ethics

Dr. Todd DeZoort, professor of accounting in the Culverhouse College of Commerce, has been named The University of Alabama’s Durr-Fillauer Chair in Business Ethics.

Ethical Dilemmas in Legal Profession Focus of UA Symposium

The nation’s foremost experts on professional responsibility and legal ethics will discuss ethical and moral dilemmas in the legal profession during an April 10 symposium at The University of Alabama School of Law.

‘Philosophy Today’ Series Opens with Discussion of Justification of War

The University of Alabama will host Dr. Jeff McMahan, professor of philosophy at Rutgers University, for a lecture, “What Rights May We Defend by Means of War?,” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27 in 205 Smith Hall on the UA campus.

Documenting Justice Screening to Showcase UA Student Films

The University of Alabama Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility and the department of telecommunication and film will host the third annual Documenting Justice Film Screening on Tuesday, April 28, at 7 p.m. at the Bama Theatre in downtown Tuscaloosa.

Philosopher Asks ‘What’s Wrong With Human Cloning?’ in Lecture at UA

A sheep named Dolly in 1996 raised the possibility of the cloning of human beings in the near future. To address this issue, Dr. Alastair Norcross, associate professor of philosophy at the University of Colorado at Boulder, will lecture on “The Clone Wars: What’s Wrong With Human Cloning?” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in the AIME Building, room 110, on The University of Alabama campus.

UA Students in SaveFirst Initiative Help Alabama Families Secure $3.7 Million in Tax Refunds

More than 100 University of Alabama undergraduate and law students worked during the first six weeks of tax season at free tax preparation sites across the state to prepare some 1,900 returns for working families. UA students helped these families secure $3.7 million in tax refunds and saved them $475,000 in commercial tax preparation fees.

UA’s Stephen Black Honored by Childcare Resources

Stephen Black, director of the Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility at The University of Alabama, has received the 2009 Children’s Advocate Award from Childcare Resources.

Author of ‘Stolen Without A Gun’ to Speak at UA; Former WorldCom Employee to Speak on White-Collar Crime

The Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration and the Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility at The University of Alabama will host a discussion with Walter “Walt” Pavlo at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 in the Ferguson Theater on campus.

Documenting Justice UA Student Film ‘Storybook’ Selected for Prestigious Ethics Symposium

“Storybook,” a documentary film created by University of Alabama students about a reading program for incarcerated mothers and their children, has been selected for inclusion in the 2009 Undergraduate Ethics Symposium at DePauw University April 9-11.

UA Students’ Films Honored at Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival

The Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility and the department of telecommunication and film at The University of Alabama are proud to announce that two films from the most recent class of Documenting Justice have received awards at the annual Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival in Birmingham.

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