The Palm Beach State College Center for Applied Ethics will host the sixth annual Regional High School Ethics Bowl in partnership with The School District of Palm Beach County Jan. 28 at the Center for Bachelor’s Programs on the College’s Lake Worth campus.
The event will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. with preliminary, semi-final and final judging rounds. Fourteen teams of students from eight different high schools will participate.
This year’s participating schools are: Atlantic High School, … Continue reading PBSC to host ethics competition for high schoolers
Fred Engh, founder of the West Palm Beach-based nonprofit National Alliance for Youth Sports, will be the featured speaker at a forum at Palm Beach State College Sept. 21 on ethics in youth sports.
Titled “Ethics and Youth Sports: Changing the Game for Good,” the forum is hosted by the PBSC Center for Applied Ethics to spark dialogue about the challenges often faced by the more than 30 million children that play in organized leagues across America and their parents, … Continue reading Ethics forum to tackle youth sports
Palm Beach State College Center for Applied Ethics will host a panel discussion March 28 on Palm Beach County’s efforts to maintain ethics among elected officials.
The group will meet from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Public Safety Conference Center, room 108 on the College’s Lake Worth campus.
The event, which coincides with Ethics Awareness Month in Palm Beach County, is free and open to the public. The keynote speaker is Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg. … Continue reading Panel to discuss ethics among elected officials
Palm Beach State College’s Center for Applied Ethics will present “Ethics and the Transformation of Health Care in America” from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Jan. 23 at the Public Safety Training Center conference room.
Keynote speaker is Dr. Otis W. Brawley, chief medical and scientific officer of the American Cancer Society, who will talk about the contemporary health scene, how medicine is practiced and his prescription for policies, providers and patients.
He is also the author of “How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Rank About Being Sick in America.” He will sign copies of the book at 10:30 a.m. … Continue reading Palm Beach State College to explore ethical dilemmas in health care Jan. 23