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September 2018

Parr Center Presents: Adelle Waldman

September 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Reading Austen and Eliot in the #MeToo Era Adelle Waldman, author of the acclaimed novel The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P, discusses the moral orientation of the Victorian novel of manners in the context of the #MeToo movement. 19th century novelists are frequently associated with prudish sexual mores, but Waldman argues that their approach to the analysis of romantic life was far more concerned with serious ethical issues than it was about the enforcement of arbitrary notions of correct behavior.…

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October 2018

Parr Center Presents: Justin Erlich

October 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles Justin Erlich discusses ways to meet some of the ethical and legal challenges presented by the emergence of various sorts of autonomous vehicles in urban life. Erlich is Vice President of Strategy (Policy, Legal, Communications) at Voyage, and was previously Head of Policy for Autonomous Vehicles and Urban Aviation at Uber. Before that, he was the Chief Tech Advisor for California Attorney General (now U.S. Senator) Kamala Harris.

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November 2018

Parr Center Presents: Jennifer Morton (CUNY)

November 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Jennifer Morton, "Elite Education and the Developing World" Countries in the developing world have an interest in having leaders who have been educated in elite institutions in the developed world and, in fact, many do have such leadership. However, this poses some challenges to having truly representative leadership and to the development of institutions of higher education in their own countries.

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January 2019

North Carolina High School Ethics Bowl

January 26, 2019

The Parr Center for Ethics at UNC-Chapel Hill is excited to host high school ethics bowl teams from across North Carolina for the 7th annual statewide North Carolina High School Ethics Bowl on Saturday, January 26th! If you are interested in volunteering as a judge or moderator please email Dominique Dery, Director of the National and NC High School Ethics Bowls, at ethicsbowl@unc.edu. For more information, please visit our website.

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April 2019

National High School Ethics Bowl

April 5, 2019 - April 7, 2019

The Parr Center for Ethics at UNC-Chapel Hill is excited to host 24 qualifying high school ethics bowl teams from across the U.S. for the 7th annual NHSEB National Bowl on April 5-7! If you are interested in volunteering as a judge or moderator please email Dominique Dery, Director of the National High School Ethics Bowl, at ethicsbowl@unc.edu. For more information, please visit nhseb.unc.edu.

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