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Mendoza College to present ninth annual Ethics Week

by Tim Masterton, News and Information

February 8, 2006

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The University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business will present its ninth annual Ethics Week lectures and discussions Feb. 13 to 16 (Monday-Thursday).

Each event in the series will take place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in Mendoza’s Giovanini Commons.  All events are free and open to the public.

Elizabeth Moore, professor of marketing at Notre Dame, will deliver the first lecture, titled “Ethics and Advertising Specifically Targeted at Children,” on Feb. 13 (Monday).

Other Ethics Week events are:

Feb. 14 (Tuesday) – “Our Policy: Give to a Charity – Have Your Taxes Prepared for Free,” Daniel Weidner, 1978 Notre Dame graduate and certified public accountant, Weidner and Company
Feb. 15 (Wednesday) – “Peace Through Commerce: A New Dimension of Ethics Education,” Rev. Oliver Williams, C.S.C., associate professor of management and director of the Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business
Feb. 16 (Thursday) – “Community Service: An Ethical Imperative,” Carol Ann Mooney, president of Saint Mary’s College
Ethics Week was established to encourage the discussion of ethical matters in undergraduate and graduate business classes at Notre Dame and to secure a foundation for future ethical discussions inside and outside the classroom. 

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