Each year, the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence gathers the community to honor an international exemplar of ethical leadership with the Inamori Ethics Prize.

Case Western Reserve will present the 2017 Inamori Ethics Prize to Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Washington D.C.-based Children’s Defense Fund.

The campus community is invited to hear Wright Edelman give the 2017 Inamori Ethics Prize Ceremony and Recipient Lecture, “The State of America’s Children,” Thursday, Sept. 14, at 6 p.m. at the Milton and Tamar Maltz Performing Arts Center at The Temple – Tifereth Israel.

The event is free and open to all. Register online at case.edu/events/inamori-ethics-prize/.