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About the Sponsors and the Center's Degree-Granting Programs









About the Sponsors

This conference is proudly co-sponsored by Fordham University's Center for Ethics Education, the Fordham University Schools of Business, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Support for this conference was generously provided by National Grid


Center for Ethics Education


The Fordham University Center for Ethics Education was created in 1999 to contribute to Fordham’s commitment to cultivating lifelong habits of critical thinking, moral reflection and articulate expression. Drawing upon the Jesuit traditions of sapientia et doctrina (wisdom and learning) and homines pro aliis (men and women for others) and the rich human diversity of New York City, the Center sponsors activities that provide students, faculty, professionals and the public with knowledge and skills to study, inform and shape a just society that nurtures the full-flourishing of peoples of diverse faiths and cultures. Affirming the complementary roles of faith and reason, the Center draws upon theology, philosophy, social and physical science, law, business and other fields to provide the multidisciplinary education necessary to advance the common good.

The Center currently offers two degree-granting programs:

Master of Arts in Ethics and Society. The Master of Arts in Ethics and Society provides students with a cross-disciplinary foundation in the application of moral and ethical theory to social issues.

Graduate Certificate in Health Care Ethics. The Fordham University Advanced Certificate in Health Care Ethics is designed to enhance the student’s understanding of and participation in discourse regarding ethically-relevant policy decisions affecting mental and physical health care treatment and research.

Questions about the conference, the Center, or its programs can be addressed to Dr. Adam Fried, either by email or:

The Center for Ethics Education
Dealy 117
Fordham University
441 E. Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458
718-817-0926

Fordham University Schools of Business

Fordham University's Schools of Business Administration provide student-focused, quality education with world-class faculty, an international student body and an established global network. Students can find an undergraduate or graduate program that fits their individual career goals. Located in the heart of New York City, the capital of global business, Fordham business schools develop ethical professionals capable of leadership in a changing global environment.

For more information about the Fordham University Schools of Business, please visit the web sites of the Fordham Gabelli School of Business (undergraduate) and the Fordham University Graduate School of Business Administration.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was established in 1970 to consolidate in one federal agency a variety of research, monitoring, standard-setting, and enforcement activities to ensure environmental protection. The EPA's mission is to protect human health and safeguard the natural environment upon which life depends. For nearly 40 years, the EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people. For more information about the EPA, please visit its
web site.

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