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Ethics and Policy

About the Office of Ethics and Policy

Our mission is to promote a culture of transparency and accountability through policy and integrity initiatives. We accomplish this by sustaining the University policy infrastructure, by providing research and consultation, by addressing threats to institutional and individual integrity and by evaluating external threats to University policy and integrity.

Statement of Ethics


Ethics Bowl: A debate with UNC Ethics and Policy and the Parr center for ethics on the merits of Paying College Athletes and Universal Basic Income held on October 15 at 3 p.m.
Ethics Bowl with the Parr Center

October 12, 2021

Join us in 105 Caldwell Hall to watch a lively discussion between UNC Ethics and Policy Interns and interns from the Parr Center.

Leading and Healing in the aftermath of September 11: Discussion held on October 14 2021 at 5 p.m.
Leading and Healing in the Aftermath of 9/11

October 11, 2021

The twentieth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks offers a rich opportunity to reflect on ethical issues experienced in the aftermath.

Ethics and Our Idols: A Discussion held on October 7, 2021 at 12 p.m.
Ethics and Our Idols

October 4, 2021

Ethical consumerism refers to the choices the public makes in buying products. This conversation will consider the ethics of purchasing products created by artists or athletes who have engaged in interpersonal violence.

Joy Bryde Interview
Conflict of Interest Interview with Joy Bryde

September 30, 2021

Fall Ethics and Policy Intern Michael Grigsby interviews the Conflict of Interest Officer and the director of the Conflict of Interest Program, Joy Bryde, on her role at the University and important developments as UNC-Chapel Hill returns to in-person work.


Tue 26

Sustainable Travel Panel

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thu 28

Integrity in Action with Kim Strom

October 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fri 29
Nov 11

Policy Review Committee – November 2021

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am