Ethics Table Fellows to host end-of-year colloquium

The Ethics Table Fellows will host an end-of-the-year colloquium Sunday, June 1, and Monday, June 2, to take a look at the work of the 2013-2014 fellows.

The events begin in Clark Hall 206 at 1 p.m. on Sunday and at 10 a.m. on Monday.

The topic for Sunday is ethics outside the classroom, and the topic for Monday is ethics in SAGES and the general curriculum of the university.

Please confirm with Jeremy Bendik-Keymer (, the Elmer G. Beamer-Hubert H. Schneider Professor in Ethics, by Friday, May 30, at noon if you would like to attend either session. All are welcome.

In the meantime, take a look at what the Ethics Table Fellows have been doing.

The full schedule is:

Sunday, June 1

1-1:10 p.m. Jeremy David Bendik-Keymer, Intro and Ethics Table Fellows Overview

1:10-1:25 p.m. Mischelle Brown, A Sense of Place

1:25-1:30 p.m. Travel to East Cleveland Township Cemetery (ECTC)

1:30-1:45 p.m. ECTC exploring time

1:45-1:55 p.m. Travel to University Hospitals (UH) Seidman Cancer Center

1:55-2:15 p.m. Raymond Kelly, Learning in the Hospital

2:15-2:20 p.m. Walk down to Schneider Healing Garden

2:20-2:40 p.m. Lesley Whitaker, The Legacy of Slavery

2:40-2:50 p.m. Schneider Healing Garden reflection time

2:50-3 p.m. Travel to Community Peace Garden

3-3:20 p.m. Jason Walsh, The Prison State and the University

3:20-3:30 p.m. Daniel Lacks/Mischelle Brown, Garden Engineering

3:30-3:40 p.m. Return to Clark Hall 206

3:40-4 p.m. Closing

Q&A and discussion with refreshments

Monday, June 2

10-10:20 a.m. Jeremy David Bendik-Keymer, Introduction and Sunday recap

10:20-10:35 a.m. Susan Case, Developing your own Ethical Code in Class

10:35-10:50 a.m. Denna Iammarino, The Uses of Humor for Interpreting Ethics

10:50-11:05 a.m. John Frye, Ethical Discernment as a Component of Bioethics

11:05-11:20 a.m. Daniel Lacks, An Ethics Primer for Engineering Students

11:20-noon Q&A

Noon-1:30 p.m. Interaction conversation lunch with attendees

1:30-3 p.m. Roundtable with all participants