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McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society

The McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society is committed to bringing ethical reflection to bear on important social problems through research, teaching, and community engagement. Drawing on the established strengths of Stanford interdisplinary faculty, the Center develops initiatives with ethical dimensions that relate to pressing public problems.

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The McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society is currently accepting applications for the Ethics & the Academy Course through the Stanford Graduate Summer Institute. Learn more and apply!

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Although Kal Kalewold, General Ethics Fellow at the McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society,…

While some debate whether AI will develop “consciousness” in the future, Kathleen Creel,…

Humans are thought to make approximately 35,000 decisions a day, many of them, of course,…


Tuesday, October 11, 2022. 5:30pm - 7:00pm


The McCoy Family Center for Ethics in Society is home to various programs and initiatives that explore the ethical and social dimensions of technology. Our offerings include the Ethics and Technology Minor for undergraduates, the Embedded EthiCS Fellowship Program and the Interdisciplinary Fellowship Program for postdocs, and the new Ethics, Society, and Technology Hub which aims to build institutional bridges across disciplines.