The Western Michigan University Center for the Study of Ethics in Society encourages and supports research, teaching and service to the University and community in areas of applied and professional ethics.

FALL 2018 events

Don't miss the ethics in society lecture series.

Sign up for one of our book clubs.


The Ethics Center is holding an essay contest! $500 prizes will be awarded to the top undergraduate and top graduate entries. Entry deadline: Dec. 1, 2018.

A memorial fund has been set up for the Ethics Center's former associate director and co-founder, Dr. Shirley Bach. To donate to a scholarship in her name, please visit the giving page.