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Sep 13, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Calling Students and Educators Worldwide: Carnegie Council Photo, Essay, and Video Contests

To mark its 100th anniversary in 2014, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs has launched a series of projects aimed at connecting...

Sep 03, 2013, 08:00 ET

Carnegie Council Appoints Former Head of International Rescue Committee George Rupp as Senior Fellow

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment of George Rupp as senior fellow, effective September 1,...

Jun 28, 2013, 09:00 ET
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A Century after World War I, Is World Peace Any Closer? Special Carnegie Council Roundtable on International Peace, Free Online Through July 31

"This is an adventure such as has never been tried before," announced Andrew Carnegie in February 1914 when he launched the organization now known...

Jun 06, 2013, 14:30 ET
Human Rights Expert and Former Politician Michael Ignatieff Leads Ethical Dialogue in South America.  (PRNewsFoto/Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs)

Human Rights Expert and Former Politician Michael Ignatieff Leads Ethical Dialogue in South America

 To mark its Centennial in 2014, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs has launched Ethics for a Connected World. This...

May 29, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Essay on Ethics of Cyber-Security Wins Trans-Pacific Student Contest: Co-Authors from China (Attending Stanford University) and United States (Oxford University)

 What is the greatest ethical challenge facing U.S.-Asia relations? In this unique contest, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International...

May 03, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Is World Peace Possible? Answers to This and other Big Questions from 50 Thought Leaders around the World

What is the greatest ethical challenge facing the planet? Are things getting better or worse? What does moral leadership mean to you? As part...

Feb 28, 2013, 08:00 ET
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"Ethics & International Affairs" Spring Issue: The Missing Ethics of Mining, "Just War" and its Critics, and More

 Ethics & International Affairs the quarterly journal of Carnegie Council, is pleased to announce the publication of its spring...

Feb 19, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Carnegie Council's Trans-Pacific Student Contest, "Ethics for a Connected World," Deadline April 30, 2013

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its first Trans-Pacific Student Contest, a unique experiment in U.S.-Asia...

Jan 24, 2013, 08:00 ET

Carnegie Council Ranked Among Top Twenty Think Tanks in USA

According to the "2012 Global Go To Think Tank Index," Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs ranks number 19 in the list of 55 top...

Jan 16, 2013, 08:00 ET
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"Ethics & International Affairs" Winter Issue, with Selected Articles Available Online for Free

Don't miss the latest issue of Ethics & International Affairs, the peer-reviewed journal of Carnegie Council for Ethics in...

Dec 12, 2012, 14:58 ET
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Competitions and Network Opportunities for Students

To mark its 100th anniversary, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs has launched a series of projects aimed at connecting students...

Dec 07, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Carnegie Council's International Student/Teacher Essay Contest

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its fourth annual International Essay Contest. This competition is open to both...

Sep 14, 2012, 08:00 ET

Ethics for a Connected World: Carnegie Council Announces Thought Leaders Forum Interview Series and Point B Podcasts

 With so many competing claims in our connected world, what's the right thing to do? As part of its three-year Centennial project, "Ethics for...

Sep 12, 2012, 08:00 ET

Carnegie Council's Trans-Pacific Student Contest, "Ethics for a Connected World"

 Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its first Trans-Pacific Student Contest, a unique experiment in U.S.-Asia...

Sep 10, 2012, 08:00 ET

Carnegie Council's Annual Student/Teacher Essay Contest

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its fourth annual International Essay Contest. This competition is open to both...

Sep 07, 2012, 08:00 ET

Expert Analysis of China, the Arab World's Perspective, Security Issues Post-9/11, and Much More: Carnegie Council September Events, with Live Webcasts

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs has a stellar line-up of speakers to launch its 2012-2013 program year. Events take place in...

Aug 29, 2012, 08:00 ET

Starting September 2: Season Five of Global Ethics Forum TV Series

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is proud to announce Season Five of Global Ethics Forum, a weekly half-hour television show...

Aug 23, 2012, 11:48 ET

Carnegie Council Announces New Global Ethics Fellows

 Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to welcome the newest class of Global Ethics...

Aug 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

Carnegie Council Offers Multimedia Resources to Complement Best-Selling Textbook, "World Politics: Trend and Transformation"

 Used by more than 200 colleges in 20 countries, "World Politics: Trend and Transformation," by Charles W. Kegley, Jr. and co-author Shannon L....

Jul 24, 2012, 08:00 ET

Free for a Limited Time: "Ethics & International Affairs" Presents a Special Issue on "Academics Stand Against Poverty"

 Is there a special role for academics in combating extreme poverty worldwide? Do scholars in affluent countries have a particular obligation...