Geoffrey Sayre-McCord named Interim Director

October 24, 2014

As of October 24, Dr. Geoffrey Sayre-McCord has been appointed the interim director for the Parr Center for Ethics by Dean Gil, College of Arts and Sciences.
Below is a message from Dean Gil, College of Arts and Sciences, regarding this change:

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First Amendment Day: Free Speech in the Workplace

September 25, 2014

First Amendment Day was on September 23, 2014 and students from the course Ethics in Practice hosted a mock ethics bowl round. The students were presented the question: is a company ever justified in demoting publicly prominent employees on the basis of expressed personal beliefs?

The UNC Ethics Bowl Team is coached by Sam Reis-Dennis, a Ph.D. Philosophy candidate and Parr Center research assistant. The team will be traveling to Clemson on November 15 to compete in the Mid-Atlantic Bowl.

The 2014 University of North Carolina Ethics Bowl Team