WHO:Twelve teams of college students from Palo Alto College, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, University of Texas-Pan America, Southwest Texas State University, Texas Wesleyan University and St. Mary’s University
WHAT:Fourth Annual South Central Texas Regional Ethics Bowl

9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 17

WHERE:The Moody Life Sciences Building on the St. Mary’s campus
COST:Free to the public
Contact Anne Meyer, Ph.D., at 826-8573 for more information.


The Ethics Bowl is run like the “College Bowl” television series. One month in advance, teams get a set of moral quandaries to study. At the competition, a moderator selects one of the issues. Each team is granted one minute to discuss it before one of them presents the group opinion. A panel of judges may seek clarification or may rest, turning over the ethical question to the other team. Answers are judged for intelligibility, depth, focus and judgment.

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