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.

Spring 2018 events

Don't miss the ethics in society lecture series this semester.

Our first book club of the semester starts Jan. 16. Sign up at


The 2017 Ethics Bowl team finished its regional competition undefeated.

Make plans to attend the mini-conference on Ethics and Error in Medicine in March in Chicago. On-time registration ends Feb. 2. Register by Feb. 9 to be guaranteed Sunday lunch. The keynote speaker is Dr. Martin Makary of Johns Hopkins Medicine.