USC Campus-Wide Student Ethics Competition 2019

Ethics Competition

                                                                                                       

 



 

Click on picture below to see the individual videos

 


 

November 2, 2019 - Ethic Competition Winners REUNION

2018 Ethics Competition Winners, meet with participants to give personal insight of their experience and how their participation has been recognized by peers and industry professionals. 

Special thanks to Jacqueline Orr, Fiona Sequeira, Kermit Franklin for giving insight on their experience.

To watch recording of the meeting, Please click here

                                  

 


Representing

USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Sina Aghaei

Iordanis Fostiopoulos

Audrey Franklin

Meet Chetan Gadoya

Ayush Garg

Patrick Gelbach

Madhuri Jujare

Sai (Jaya)  Nataraj

Emily Reed

Parth Sharma

Robert Wieland

 

USC School of Cinematic Arts

Patrick Bender

Amanda (Hwee Sien) Liaw

Kay (Niuyue) Zhang

 

Keck School of Medicine of USC

Nour Abdel-Azim

Jay Bhatia

Claire Conrad

Rachel Dokko

Peggy Ebner

Reynold Henry

Hadi Kaakour

Jennifer Li

Gabe Padilla

Benjamin Tiano

Tyler Wright

 

USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Kristian Castro

Laura Dominguez

Malaika English

Jacquiline Guillen

Joanne Lepore

Nicholas Sanchez

Natalia Wurst

 

USC Marshall School of Business

Daphne Armstrong

Iris Kim

 

USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Savannah Guimond

Holli Howland

Katie Hurley

Sabiny Pierrevil

 

The Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC

Meredith Messerle

 

USC Gould School of Law

David Schlosberg

Jeffrey Tevis 

 

USC Rossier School of Education

Michael Evan Hess

Kenneth Ho

 

 


 

October 10 & 11, 2018 - Students Film 2019 Competition Videos

       

Madhuri Jujare

    

Sina Anhaei

   

Patrick Bender

  

    Emily Reed and Meredith Messerle

David Schlosberg

Katie Hurley and Savannah Guimond

Reynold Henry

 

Michael Evan Hess

Jennifer Li

Robert Wieland

Claire Conrad

Parth Sharma

Audrey Franklin

Rachel Dokko

 

Kenneth Ho

 

To view taping of last year, click here

 


Luncheon, Introduction of Competition, October 5th, 2018

To view the recording of information session, click here

 

 


 

The Neely Center Student Ethics Competition is open to all USC students. Submissions are invited in all areas of ethics and decision making including, but not limited to:

1. The intersection of technology and society

2. Business ethics

3. Public policy ethics

 

Submissions can be in any form such as a written article, a presentation , or video submissions themes in the past have included:

1. A case study exhibiting a real life decision that involves trade-offs and an ethical dilemma.

2. Reflections on what comprises an ethically sensitive decision culture and the impediments/inducers of ethical behavior.

3. Fairness and equity issues with ethical implications.

4. Unanticipated ethical considerations revolving around the future of technology.

 

A distinguished panel of judges from USC and industry will evaluate the submissions and select the finalist and the winners. Finalist will present in our annual Ethics Conference, Ethics: Where Do We Stand, March 29th, 2019.

The conference will include several world-renowned speakers from industry and academia.

 

 

 

Important dates

 

September 30th, 2018—Intent to participate. Please email to decide@usc.edu with your intent to participate, so we may forward you follow up emails about USC resources to help you with the submissions. Intent to participate should include a title and a brief abstract/description of the proposed work.

 

December 15th, 2018—Initial draft—So we may offer feedback from experts on your submission

 

February 15th, 2019—Second draft

 

March 1, 2019—Final submission

 

April 26th, 2019—Announcement of winners and presentations at the Neely Center Annual Ethics Conference 2019

 

USC Ethics Competition, accepting submissions, in all areas of ethics and decision making. 

Please email your intention to enter, to decide@usc.edu

Submissions are due by September 30, 2018

To view 2018 Competition, click here

 

2018 Student Competition Winners

 

Winners, (left to right) Fiona Sequeira 2nd Place, Jacqueline Orr 1st Place, Rashi Chaudhary 3rd Place, Kermit Franklin 1st Place and David Newman 2nd Place

 

Highlights of the 2018 Competition

 

Student Finalist Presentation

 

 

Finalist, Jacqueline Orr, David Newman, Rashi Chaudhary, Kermit Franklin & Fiona Sequeira

 

Finalist Kermit Franklin

 

Fiona Sequeira, presenting

 

Jacqueline Orr, presenting

 

David Newman, Prize Winner

 

 

Fiona Sequeira, Prize Winner

 

 

 

APRIL 3, 2018 Daily Trojan Report on Competition

 

Winners of the 2018 Student Ethics Competition

 

To read the Daily Trojan report on the USC Neely Center student ethics competition click here.

To read more about the Neely Center's Next Generation Ethics conference click here

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MARCH 30, 2018  Next Generation Ethics Conference - Students Present at Next Generation Ethics Conference

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February 21 & 22, 2018   Students Film New Competition Videos

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January 29, 2018   Student Videos Posted Online

To watch students discuss their competition entries click here

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January 26, 2018   Guest Speaker: Naj Meshkati

Professor Naj Meshkati, an expert in workplace safety and accidents, shared his experience confronting important ethical dilemmas with students in a special lecture. To read more about Professor Meshkati click here

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January 19, 2018   Guest Speaker: Stephen Byars

Stephen Byars, Associate Professor of Clinical Business Communication at the USC Marshall School of Business shared insights into examining ethical issues with the students who entered the Neely Center competition. To read more about Professor Byars click here

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November 29, 2017   Competition Entrants Dine With USC Trustee Jerry Neely

Students met with USC Trustee Jerry Neely and Professor Abbas at a special dinner to discuss their competition submisions and get feedback and advice

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November 15, 2017   Competition Featured in BBC Interview

Professor Abbas discussed the Neely Center competition during an in-studio interview with BBC Radio 5 Live. To listen to the interview click here. Interview begins at 1.16

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October 25 & 26, 2017   Students Film Videos Explaining Competition Entries

Students discussed their projects for a video that will be featured on this site and also at our Next Generation Ethics Conference, March 30, 2018

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October 6, 2017   Students Meet With Professor Abbas

Professor Abbas gave students an introduction to decisions and ethics and an overview of the Neely Center ethics competition

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September 30, 2017   Students Submit Intent to Participate

Students were asked to submit an email expresing interest in the competition and a short outline of their proposed project. To read a list of submissions and abstracts click here

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September 22, 2017   Daily Trojan Reports on Competition

The Daily Trojan published an article on the Neely Center Competition including an interview with Neely Center director Professor Abbas

To read the article click here