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Ethical Challenges (September 18, 2015)

Please feel free to pick a resource that you, and your Student Advisor, agree will be the most effective for your EK 100 group. You are also welcome to use your own materials as well.

Contact the Undergraduate Programs Office (Jane) for any materials.


Article Discussion
Why Edward Snowden is a Hero
Why Edward Snowden is No Hero
More Students Cheat Questions
Collapse of Big Dig Ceiling in Boston Tied to Glue Questions
Big Dig Light Fixture Questions
Columbia Accident Investigation Board Questions
Defects and Deceptions - The Bjork-Shiley Heart Valve Questions
Explaining Disasters: The Case for Preventive Ethics Questions
Harvard Cheating Scandal Questions
Dartmouth Cheating Scandal Questions

Guidant Recall

Maker Recalls Heart Devices
Pacemakes by Guidant Have Flaw
New Report of Problems at Guidant

Case Studies

Academic Conduct Case Study
Academic Scenarios

National Academy of Engineering Case Studies
- Request from a Former Student
- Cutting Roadside Trees
- Using Company Resources

Ethics Codes

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) - Code of Ethics
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) - Code of Ethics
American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) - Code of Ethics
Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) - Code of Ethics
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - Code of Ethics


Academic Integrity Video Descriptions

Videos are available by requesting them through the Undergraduate Programs Office.

You will need Real Player to play these videos on a laptop. Your department may have video equipment you can use, if you can not supply your own.