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VT Ethics Week: March 29 – April 8, 2021

This year, the Business Leadership Center is hosting its first annual VT Ethics Week from March 29 - April 8, 2021. Throughout the week, various departments will offer events and programs related to ethical leadership and integrity on campus and in our professional lives, including speaker events, an ethics case competition Ethics Case Competition, integrity workshops, panel discussions and more.

View our schedule of events below! These events will be held virtually to maintain the health and safety of our guests. A comprehensive list of Zoom links to each event will be posted shortly.

Events

VT Ethics Bowl:  A Case Competition

  • Rules Released:  March 1
  • Registration Deadline:  March 29
  • First Round:  March 31 | 7:00 PM | Virtual
  • Semi-Final Round:  April 5 | 7:00 PM | Virtual
  • Championship Round:  April 7 | 7:00 PM | Virtual

Hosted by EY, Lockheed Martin, the Kellogg Center for Philosophy, Politics and Economics, the Business Leadership Center, the Department of Management, the Department of Philosophy, and the Department of Engineering Education

Up to 12 undergraduate teams will analyze cases in the context of ethics, business, politics, and current issues and provide solutions to a panel of judges. The top three teams will receive scholarship awards:

  • First place: $750
  • Second place: $500
  • Third place: $250

Register and view our full list of rules and cases for the competition here.

Sponsors and Support

We’d like to thank the following organizations and departments for sponsoring VT Ethics Week:

We’d also like to thank the Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability in the College of Natural Resources and Environment, the Office of Academic Integrity, and VT Engage. Though they are unable to host their own events this year, we appreciate their support of VT Ethics Week.

If you have questions about VT Ethics Week, please contact Dr. Kimberly Carlson at leadership@vt.edu