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Join our Fellowship!

Our Application Portal is now open for UNC undergraduate students!

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New Outreach Director

Help us welcome Michael Vazquez, our newest team member!

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Pandemic Ethics Dashboard

Check out UNC Public Health Professor Jim Thomas's updated Pandemic Ethics Dashboard.

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2020 Celebration & Poster Show

Watch our new video!

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Welcome Marina!

Meet the newest member of the Parr Center team, Marina Greenfeld, our new Administrator!

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Sally's New Position

Sally is the new Director of Undergraduate Programming

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Steve is Leaving

We will miss you Steve!

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New Branding

Check out our redesign!

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Staff Retreat

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Fellow Thanksgiving

Thankful for our Parr Center Fellows!

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Creepy Crawlin' Caldwell

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Fellow Retreat

A look back at the Fellow Retreat

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Eating Ethically

Carolina Forum for Ethics 2nd Event

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Halloween Shenanigans

Scooby-Doo where are you?

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Pumpkin Carving Contest

See this year's winners of the Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest!

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2019-2020 Parr Center Graduate Fellows

The newest Parr Center Graduate Fellows!

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2019-2020 Parr Center Undergraduate Fellows

The Parr Center's Newest Additions to the Undergraduate Fellowship!

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Undergraduate Reading Groups!

Want to join in on the discussion while enjoying catered food? Apply today!

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Director, Sarah Stroud, on Chapelboro Radio Station!

Want to hear about how our Director is making a difference at UNC?

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Apply to be a Graduate Fellow!

Are you a UNC Graduate Student interested in Ethics?

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Apply to be an Undergrad Fellow!

Looking to apply to our Undergraduate Fellowship program?

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Undergrad Fellow Recruitment 2019

What has the Parr Center been up to in the first weeks of the semester?

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Welcome to the Team!

Over the summer the Parr Center hired two fantastic staff members!

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2019 Fellow Celebration and Posters

Want a tiny snippet of our first annual Parr Center Undergraduate Fellow End of the Year Celebration? We thoroughly enjoyed sending off our graduating seniors and exchange students with a touching evening of laughter, smiles...

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Kenan Moral Purpose Award Essay Contest Winners!

What role does a liberal arts education play in creating a full life? Duke senior Kimberly Perez and UNC-Chapel Hill senior Adesh Ranganna provide answers in their Kenan Moral Purpose Award-winning essays...

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E.A.T. with Karolyn Tyson

On March 7th, we held our first Ethics Around the Table (EAT) of the year featuring Karolyn Tyson, UNC Professor of Sociology. She discussed her work “Trust in Time of Crisis and Change: Black Parents...

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Moral Obligations to Returning Veterans

The Carolina Forum for Ethics is UNC’s first and only undergraduate club dedicated to discussing and exploring ethical matters. Their first event of the 2018-2019 academic year...

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Our New Director, Sarah Stroud

Sarah Stroud joined the Parr Center in 2018. She was previously Professor of Philosophy at McGill University, where she taught from 1993 to 2018. She holds degrees from Harvard (A.B.) and Princeton (Ph.D.). She works across...

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Our NEW Undergraduate Blog: Parr Heels

Beginning in the 2018-2019 year, this will be a space for blog posts by the Undergraduate Fellows at the Parr Center for Ethics, UNC’s home for ethical inquiry. The Undergraduate Fellows are involved in every...

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Ethics Across the Disciplines: Paula McAvoy

On February 25th, we hosted our first ever Ethics Across the Disciplines event. This is a new initiative by Director, Sarah Stroud to connect ethics to different departments across UNC’s campus. Our guest speaker was ...

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NC High School Ethics Bowl

On Saturday, January 26th students from all across North Carolina came to UNC’s campus to compete in this year’s North Carolina Regional High School Ethics Bowl. The UNC’s University Communications ...

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National High School Ethics Bowl Winners!

Students from across the United States came to UNC-CH to discuss complex and timely ethical dilemmas in the 7th annual event! ...

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