Ethics: 2017 Conference


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12th Annual Ethics Conference - What Would You do? #WWYD

The 2017 Annual Ethics Conference What Would You do? #WWYD will take place in the Hulman Memorial Student Union (HMSU) on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

The keynote speaker this year will be Marc A. Nichols, Legal Counsel & Director of Compliance-Americas at Rolls-Royce North America, the British aviation and power systems manufacturer.

Other speakers include:

  • Kourtney Barrett, Associate Director, Student Conduct and Integrity and Interim Title IX Investigator - "Honoring Thy Institution, Honor Thy Degree"
  • Shikha Bhattacharyya, Founder and President of reTHink - "Why reTHink?"
  • Ruth Fairbanks - "The Lamp, the Golden Door and the Homeless Tempest-tost: A Short History of American Refugee Policy"
  • Lori Henson, Assistant Professor of Journalism in the Department of Communication - "Ethics in Journalism Today
  • Shelley Klingerman, Executive Director at Launch Terre Haute - "Safety in Schools"
  • Angie Lansing - "Financial Compensation in College Athletics "
  • Meredith Lynn, Indiana State University Gallery Director - "Ethical Issues in Commercial Art"
  • Craig M. McKee, ​Partner and Attorney at Law at Wilkinson Goeller Modesitt Wilkinson & Drummy, LLP. - "WWID?  Problem Solving as an Ethical Business Manager"
  • Devyn Mikell, Director of Marketing & Operations at Twisted Fry - "Tricky Situations at Twisted Fry"
  • Marsha Miller,​ State President (Indiana) of the American Association of University Women - "Barriers and Bias, the Status of Women in Leadership"

Panel Discussion: Ethical Ramifications of Genetic Testing

The panel discussion will take place on Tuesday, Feb 28th at 5pm in Dede I. No registration is required for this event

2017 Ethics Panel Discussion


  • Michael Deem, Assistant Professor of Philosophy/Assistant Director of The Center for Genomic Advocacy
  • Rusty Gonser, Professor/ Director of The Center for Genomic Advocacy
  • Megan Tucker, Director, MS in Genetic Counseling Program and Genetic Counseling Clinic
  • Jill Turner, Senior Business Development Manager