Prindle Reading Groups
Meet 2-4 times a semester in the evenings in the Prindle Great Room
More information HERE
3rd Annual Art of Awareness Photography Competition
Voting taking place online now through March 9th
DePauw Students are invited to submit photographs with captions explaining how their work communicates about and promotes reflection on local or global ethical issues. Interested students are invited to email up to 4 entry photos per person in a jpg, PDF, or other file format to email@example.com with the subject line “ART OF AWARENESS ENTRY.”
In addition to emailing the photos, contestants must submit titles and captions using the google form found at the link below:
12 Years a Slave Film Screening
Week-long feature commencing February 28th
Post Film Discussion Tuesday, March 4th at 9:30 pm, Inn at DePauw
The Prindle Institute for Ethics sponsors the screening of 12 Years a Slave, an Academy award-nominated movie directed and co-written by Steve McQueen. Based on the memoir of Solomon Northrup, a New York citizen kidnapped and forced into slavery at a Louisiana plantation in the 1800's, the film follows Solomon's heart-wrenching journey into slavery, spending 12-years separated from his family, thousands of miles from home.
Fruitvale Station (2013) Film Screening
March 17th at 7:30 pm, Ashley Square Cinema
From director/writer, Ryan Coogler, the purportedly true story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident on the last day of 2008, before his deadly encounter with the police. Released in 2013, starring Michael B. Jordan. Co-sponsored by Conflict Studies, The Prindle Institute, and AAAS. Discussion to follow.
See other Film Studies Series and Events here.
Prindle Alternative Spring Break
March 23-29, 2014 to Pendleton Co, WV
Interested in community service, leadership ethics, or public policy? Join The Prindle Institute for Ethics and Habitat for Humanity for a Spring Break trip exploring community development, poverty, and the growing income gap in America.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 765.658.5021
Virtue and Victory: Ethical Challenges in Competitive Life
The 7th Annual DePauw Undergraduate Ethics Symposium
April 10-12, 2014
More information on dates and speakers to come. If you are interested in submitting an essay or creative work for the symposium, please visit our 2014 Symposium site.