Ethics Slams!

The Institute sponsors regular Ethics Slams that are open to the public to promote discourse on ethical questions that are relevant in current events.

Upcoming Slams

  • Tuesday, February 23, 2020 via Zoom "Robot Ethics."
  • Thursday, April 1, 2020 via Zoom. Topic: Radical Solutions to Environmental Problems.
  • For details and access to Slams held via Zoom please email Dr. Richard Greene at rgreene[at-sign]weber.edu

Past Slams

  • November 24, 2020 via Zoom "Free Speech and the Internet."
  • December 1, 2020 via Zoom.
  • Feb. 4, 2020. "Truth-telling in the public sphere."
  • Nov. 12, 2019. “The ethics of marijuana.” 
  • Oct. 15, 2019. “The ethics of Halloween costumes.”
  • Sept. 23, 2019. “Is censorship ever appropriate?”
  • Sept. 9, 2019. “Responding to climate change.”
  • April 10, 2019. “The discourse of identity politics.”
  • April 3, 2019. “The ethics of shaming.”
  • Jan. 17, 2019. “The ethics of technology.”
  • Nov. 13, 2018. “What is the best way to reduce the number of mass shootings in our country?”
  • Oct. 2, 2018. “Should #MeToo abusers be separated from their art?”
  • April 19, 2018. “The Ethics of Peaceful Protests.”