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CEHV is Ohio State's hub for constructive discussion and interdisciplinary engagement on the ethical challenges that shape our university and the broader community 

Recent News

January 31, 2023

CEHV's Piers Norris Turner joined "More Human" host Matt Jordan for a discussion on the value of studying philosophy and the humanities,

They covered CEHV's efforts with the new Philosophy…

January 13, 2023


CEHV is very pleased to announce our undergraduate Civil Discourse Fellows for 2023. Working with CEHV faculty, our fellows plan and moderate our Civil…

December 4, 2022

In Autumn 2021, after receiving feedback from hundreds of students, the Center for Ethics and Human Values (CEHV) launched its Civil Discourse for Citizenship program and…

November 29, 2022

CEHV Associate Director Aaron Yarmel and Ariel Sykes (Assistant Director of the Ethics Institute at Kent Place School) will present a workshop about philosophical dialogue facilitation for…

People Directory

CEHV Steering Committee; Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
Dana Howard
CARE Coordinator; Assistant Professor in the Division of Bioethics, College of Medicine; secondary appointment in Department of Philosophy, College of Arts and Sciences
Peter Shane
Jacob E. Davis and Jacob E. Davis II Chair in Law
COMPAS Coordinator; Associate Professor, Department of Educational Studies and (by courtesy) Department of Philosophy