13 janvier 2019

Ethical College Admissions: What We Know

HomeJim Jump reviews the data on test-optional policies and considers what he would still like to know. More...

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06 janvier 2019

Ethical College Admissions: Comfort and Joy

HomeAdmissions work doesn't end just before the holiday break, writes Jim Jump. Early-decision and ethics issues still surface. More...

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27 décembre 2018

Le Comité éthique et scientifique Parcoursup

Screenshot-2018-4-21 Journal de mise en ligne - ESR enseignementsup-recherche gouv frPlacé auprès de la ministre de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l’Innovation, le Comité éthique et scientifique Parcoursup (CESP), installé le 7 février 2018, veille au bon fonctionnement de la plateforme mise en place dans le cadre de la procédure nationale de préinscription dans l'enseignement supérieur. Il s'assure notamment que les règles informatiques qui régissent son fonctionnement sont claires, conformes aux normes en vigueur et transparentes. Plus...

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23 décembre 2018

Fill in the VIRT2UE questionnaire on ethics and research integrity teaching

Virtue based ethics and Integrity of Research (VIRT2UE): Train-The-Trainer program for Upholding the principles and practices of the European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity is collecting information on the existing Research Integrity training practices from several universities and research institutions. More...

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16 décembre 2018

Ethical College Admissions: A Tragedy

HomeJim Jump considers the reports of abuse and application fraud by a private school in Louisiana that has been highly praised. More...

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15 décembre 2018

Ethical College Admissions: After the Applications Are In

HomeEthical choices don't go away at this stage in the process, especially if an applicant does something that may hurt his or her chances, writes Jim Jump. More...

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Ethical College Admissions: The Bloomberg Gift

HomeIn a New York Times op-ed last Sunday, billionaire Michael Bloomberg announced that he is donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University, to provide financial aid for low- and middle-income students. More...

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Introducing the Futurice Principles for Ethical AI

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. As an integral part of our Futurice Data & Ethics initiative – and also coinciding with our role as a key contributor in AI Finland’s Ethics Challenge – we recently set out to come up with our own Principles for Ethical AI for our work. More...

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10 décembre 2018

Science body proposes human genetics ethics guidelines

The Academy of Science of South Africa has released a study it says is aimed at creating a more certain regulatory environment for government departments on matters relating to human genetics and the human genome, writes Duncan Alfreds for News24. More...

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“Ethics and Human Rights must guide any use of genome editing technologies in human beings”

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomFollowing the second International Summit on Human Genome editing and the announcement of the birth of two babies in China following genome intervention, the Council of Europe Committee on Bioethics (DH-BIO), representing 47 European states, considers it important to reiterate its Statement on genome editing technologies adopted during its 8th plenary meeting (1-4 December 2015). More...

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