GELS Current and Upcoming Projects and Events
April 24, 2010 12:00-5:00pm
April 26, 2010 9:00pm-2:30am
Tickets are $10 per person. They include transportation to and from the Warehouse District and various drink specials at The Mercury Lounge, The Blind Pig, Barley House, Sushi Rock, Liquid and Panini's. All proceeds will go to Haiti Relief. Must be 21. Please contact Zach (zxk20) or Monica (mas134) for purchasing tickets.
GELS Past Events
February 18-20, 2010
The Inamori Center is providing financial support to three GELS members to attend the United States Air Force Academy National Character and Leadership Symposium, Guardians of Trust: Leaders in the Modern Era. This premier national symposium explores various dimensions of character and leadership and brings together distinguished scholars, armed forces leaders, corporate presidents and others. The attending GELS student is David Stute.
January 24-27, 2010
Sponsorship from the Inamori Center will provide four GELS members the opportunity to attend the USNA National Leadership Conference, Leadership Under Stress: Transforming Crises into Opportunities, at the US Naval Academy in Maryland. Since 2002, the conference has been sponsored by the Hart Foundation and the USNA Class of 1938 to provide military and civilian undergraduate students of leadership the opportunity to interact with peers and exchange ideas, experiences, and methodologies on leadership; and gain valuable insights from business leaders, scholars, government officials and military flag and general officers. Attending GELS students include: Sean Hobson, Monica Schager, Susannah Selnick.
December 21, 2009
Colleen Hosler, a Case Western Reserve University second-year sociology major from Pittsburgh, is busy packing her suitcase with "hoodies" and candy. She will be a Santa bringing gifts to orphans in Dmitrov, Russia, during the Russian Orthodox Christmas.
December 12, 2009 - February 10, 2010
GELS member Elizabeth Phillips is the Inamori Center’s first Research Fellow and is currently conducting research on ethical issues in emergency health care in the U.S., Costa Rica, Japan, and Europe.
November 19, 2009
GELS members contributed to the selection process for the 2010 Inamori Ethics Prize.
October 28, 2009
GELS members hosted a screening of House episode 604: “The Tyrant” to discuss ethical issues surrounding the medical field.
October 22, 2009
GELS members were granted special access to the Inamori Center’s distinguished guest speakers, and several participated in private roundtable discussions with visiting scholars and experts on ethical leadership.
September 8, 2009
GELS members had the opportunity to personally meet the 2009 Inamori Ethics Prize winner, The Honorable Mary Robinson, during a private student reception.
GELS member Lauren Geisser, with funding support from the Inamori Center, spent last summer serving as an intern at a foundation in Washington, D.C., working on a global initiative to stop the mistreatment of women worldwide and encourage international compliance with the CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women).
March 7-17, 2009
GELS members, with funding support from the Inamori Center, traveled to El Salvador to serve as official election observers for that country’s first significant, contested Presidential election in 17 years.