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Bentley College Center for Business Ethics Presents Sears Lectureship Series

November 11, 2001

WALTHAM, Mass.- Bentley College's Center for Business Ethics will present a panel lecture and discussion entitled IN THE WAKE OF 9/11: WILL BUSINESS ETHICS CHANGE? on Thursday November 15, 2001 at 3:30 pm. The panel is part of the Sears Lectureship in Business Ethics presented by the Center for Business Ethics, through the generous support of Sears, Roebuck and Co.

The panel will include Frank Daly, Corporate Director, Ethics and Business Conduct, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Chairman of the Board, Ethics Officer Association; Dawn-Marie Driscoll, former Vice President of Corporate Affairs and General Counsel, Filene's and co-author of Ethics Matters; Bobby Kipp, Partner and Global Leader, Ethics and Business Conduct, PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Laura Nash, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Business School and author of Church on Sunday, Work on Monday.

Among the topics to be discussed:

 

Will security concerns outweigh personal liberty and privacy? Will corporate patriotism outweigh tolerance for diversity? What values should drive corporate decision-making in a time of war and recession? How can American companies act as global organizations in a time of conflict? Should there be new standards for customers? Suppliers? Employees? Will there be new threats to the ethical environments of corporations? Are there positive ethical outcomes to emerge from this changed environment?

Directions to Bentley College are available by calling 781-891-2100 or on the web at www.bentley.edu/directions.

WHO: Bentley College Center for Business Ethics

WHAT: A lecture and discussion, In The Wake Of 9/11: Will Business Ethics Change?

WHEN: Thursday, November 15, 2001, 3:30 p.m.

WHERE: Wilder Pavilion, Adamian Academic Center, Bentley College, Waltham, MA

 

BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 43 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education. For more information, please visit www.bentley.edu

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