Ethics in the Digital Age

Banta Center lecture Feb. 21 addresses ethics in the digital age

International expert to discuss issues of privacy, responsibility and personal identity as they relate to social media and the Internet

Feb. 6, 2012—How do evolving digital technologies impact the issues of privacy, responsibility and personal identity?

The University of Redlands Banta Center for Business, Ethics and Society presents “Responsibilities in the Blogosphere,” a Feb. 21 lecture by international ethics expert Chris MacDonald, Ph.D., as part of the center’s 2011-12 lecture series, “New Ethical Challenges in an Information Society.”

WHAT: “Responsibilities in the Blogosphere,” a lecture presented by the Banta Center for Business, Ethics and Society

WHO: International ethics expert Chris MacDonald, Ph.D.

WHEN: 6:15 p.m. Tuesday Feb. 21 (buffet dinner served at 5:30 p.m.)

WHERE: University of Redlands, Casa Loma Room

RSVP: by Feb. 15.
University of Redlands Students: $10
University of Redlands Staff: $10
General Public: $15

MacDonald is visiting fellow at the Centre for Ethics at the University of Toronto and associate professor of philosophy at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Canada. He has held visiting appointments at the University of Montreal, the Keck Graduate Institute, and is a nonresident senior fellow at Duke University’s Kenan Institute for Ethics. He writes the Business Ethics Blog, considered the world’s No. 1 online source on the topic.

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