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Stanford Report, December 13, 2000
Program in Ethics in Society accepting applications for new courses

The Program in Ethics in Society invites applications for the development of new courses for the 2001-02 academic year with a focus on ethical issues as they arise in real-world contexts. Areas of study might include, for example, ethical issues in research, including human subjects research; ethical dimensions of biotechnology; and freedom and the arts. Up to $5,000 per course will be offered for course development, research assistance and technological support. A workshop will be offered to assist faculty in formulating the ethical dimension of their course. Submit a course description of no more than five pages, including course goals, targeted student population, a list of sample readings and a budget to Nicole Sanchez, associate director, Program in Ethics and Society, Building 90, Room 92G, mail code 2155, e-mail Applications must be received by Jan. 20, 2001.