On Tuesday, September 27th the UNC intercollegiate ethics bowl (IEB) team participated in the 2016 First Amendment Day organized by UNC Media Law and Policy. The team presented a case titled “Is Political Correctness a Joke?” and discussed the ethics of political correctness in relation to potentially offensive comedy.

This year’s IEB team is composed of undergraduate students majoring in philosophy, economics, history religious studies, political science, and biology. Philosophy graduate student and Parr Center research assistant, Keshav Singh, coaches the team. On November 19th, the IEB team will travel to Clemson University to compete in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Ethics Bowl in hopes to advance to the Nationals on February 27th. 

The members of the IEB team are:

  • Ariella Buckley
  • Sarah Green
  • Brandon Herndon
  • Grayson Holmes
  • Sally Moore
  • Tate Overbey
  • Faisal Sulman
  • Brian Wong
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