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Learning from Local Teachers: A Dialogue on Classroom Deliberation

Caldwell 213

At this panel discussion, participants will hear from Triangle-area educators who have used the National High School Ethics Bowl as a vehicle for civic education and dialogue across disagreement. Headquartered at UNC-Chapel Hill, the ethics bowl unites thousands of high … Read more

Seneca’s Medea: Spotlight on Human Ethics

Flyleaf Books 752 M.L.K. Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, United States

How should we cope with life’s vicissitudes? Do forces outside of our control impinge upon our ability to live meaningful and good lives? Are love and reason fundamentally at odds with each other? Ancient tragedy invites us to learn about … Read more

Seneca’s Medea: A Stage Reading and Community Discussion

Person Hall 181 E Cameron Ave, Chapel Hill

Join the Department of Philosophy and the Department of Classics as we think about these questions with a stage reading of Seneca's Medea, followed by a community-wide discussion about the play's philosophical and literary themes. This is an opportunity to experience … Read more

2023 NHSEB National Championship

Carolina Union 209 South Road, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Join us March 31-April 2, 2023 for the NHSEB National Championship on the campus of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Parr Heels Interest Meeting

Caldwell 105 240 East Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Want to learn more about our Parr Heels group and Parr Center Ethics Scholar program?  Join the Parr Center staff for pizza and chance to do just that! All are welcome!

2023-2024 NHSEB Season Launch Livestream


The 2023-2024 Season of the National High School Ethics Bowl will officially launch with the release of our Regional Case Set and updated Rules Manual, the opening of school registration, a new slate of NHSEBAcademy programming, and more.

Ethics Around the Table: Eric Muller (UNC Law)

Toy Lounge 200 South Rd, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Ethics Around the Table: Eric Muller, University of North Carolina School of Law October 3, 2023 | 12:30PM | Toy Lounge (Dey Hall, Fourth Floor)   A conversation on the ethics of complicity, conscience, and the law with Matt Kotzen … Read more

NCHSEB Skills Workshop

Caldwell Hall 240 East Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

    The Parr Center for Ethics is proud to announce the first annual Skills Workshop for the North Carolina High School Ethics Bowl. Please join us from 5:30-8PM on the evening of October 17, 2023 on the UNC Chapel … Read more

Canceled Parr Center Presents: Sigal Ben-Porath

Morehead Lounge, Graham Memorial Hall 218 E. Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Cancel Wars: How Universities Can Promote Free Speech, Foster Inclusion, and Renew Democracy   Sigal Ben-Porath, University of Pennsylvania October 24, 2023 | 5:30PM | Morehead Lounge, Graham Memorial Hall   Due to an unforeseeable emergency, our event with Sigal … Read more

Graduate Fellows: Fall Case Writing Happy Hour

Gizmo Brew Works 157 E Franklin St #100, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Parr Center Graduate Fellows: Please join the Parr Center Staff at Gizmo Brew Works for a Fall Happy Hour at 5:30PM on November 28, during which we'll workshop and draft cases for the 2024 National High School Ethics Bowl.   … Read more