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Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative hosts screening of ‘Betting On Zero’

Students turned out in droves for a recent screening of the documentary “Betting On Zero,” hosted by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative and the Student Center for Public Trust. The film follows hedge fund titan Bill Ackman’s quest to expose nutrition company Herbalife as a pyramid scheme. Ackman alleges that Herbalife targets low-income and minority […]

Winners of the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Case Competition announced

Students competed in The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Case Competition on Friday, Feb. 10, and congratulations are in in order! A team of six outstanding Eccles School students took home the top prize as they applied the ethics they learned from the legacy of business giant Bill Daniels. The competition featured eight teams, and they […]

Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative ethics education award winners announced

The David Eccles School of Business Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative has announced the 13 winners of the Leadership in Ethics Education Awards for the 2015-2016 academic year.  “These colleagues were chosen on behalf of the faculty for their successful efforts to create new ethics-related courses, to integrate new business ethics content into existing courses, to mentor students […]

Cofounder of HealthSouth Speaks to Eccles Students

Aaron Beam, the cofounder and former CFO of HealthSouth who was invited by the Eccles School of Business Ethics Club and sponsored by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative gave a presentation to a room full of business students on Tuesday September 27th. After being introduced by the Business Ethics Club president, Mr. Bean talked about his experience […]

Professor Amartya Sen visited campus at the invitation of the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative

Editor’s Note: Professor Amartya Sen visited campus at the invitation of the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business, the S.J. Quinney College of Law, and the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. More than 650 people attended the lecture at Libby Gardner Hall on the University […]

Eccles School places second in ethics competition

The University of Utah David Eccles School of Business’ team took second place in the national Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative’s fifth annual Consortium Case Competition in Denver on April 14 and 15. The five-member team of Ben Caine, Carly Ho, Paxton Klein, Howard Reeve and Jan Ostusinik competed against nine other teams from around the […]

Daniels Fund Ethics Case Competition winners announced

The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Case Competition is over, and congratulations are in order! A team of six outstanding Eccles School students took home the top prize as they applied the ethics they learned from the legacy of business giant Bill Daniels. The Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Case Competition saw its highest-ever turnout. The competition […]

Leadership in Ethics Award winners announced

The winners of the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Leadership in Ethics Award have been announced for the 2014-2015 school year. A total of 10 faculty and three staff members from around the University of Utah were honored. These faculty and staff members made successful efforts to create new ethics-related courses, to integrate new business ethics content […]