LSU Ethics Institute

Ethics Institute

We aim to transform the study of ethics by supporting faculty and student research, to engage students and faculty across the University in meaningful conversations about ethics, and to inspire our students and our communities to practice and promote ethical leadership throughout their daily lives.

Current Initiatives

'Speaking to the Mounds' Event Series

The LSU Ethics Institute is delighted to announce a two-part event series focused on the LSU Campus Mounds entitled, Speaking to the Mounds. It will feature two films and two lectures, on Tuesday, October 26th and Thursday, October 28th, respectively, both from 5-7pm in Coates 143.

On October 26th, we will screen director Katie Mathews' short film, Keepers of the Mounds  (2017) followed by director Sharon Linezo Hong’s My Louisiana Love (2012).

On October 28th, we will host LSU Geography and Anthropology Professor Dr. Rebecca Saunders for a talk entitled “Mounds through time: Centering places for social change” and indigenous artist and activist Monique Verdin for a talk entitled “Mounds, Mysteries & Indigenous Memories in the Mississippi River Delta.”

Refreshments will be provided outside the lecture hall after the Thursday event which will begin with a trip to the Mounds from 5-5:30, with lectures to follow, beginning at 5:30.

For further questions, please contact Event Coordinator Mat Keel with any questions:


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