Stanford University

For Public Programming Efforts With Former Representatives Of Congress

  • Amount
    $25,200
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    2/26/2016
  • Term
    3 Months
  • Type of Support
    Project
Overview
This grant will support a joint project by Stanford’s Center on Ethics in Society and Law School to put on a public panel discussion between three former congressmen, Mickey Edwards, Dan Lungren and Barney Frank. This is the kickoff for what is expected to be a year-long, University-wide program on the ethics of democracy.The Center for Ethics in Society at Stanford is committed to bringing ethical reflection to bear on important social problems through research, teaching, and community engagement. Stanford Law School is one of the premier law schools in the country and a hub for broader public discourse on topics related to the law.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
siepr.stanford.edu 
Address
366 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA, 94305, United States
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