Students at Ethics OnSite DaVita
In Fall 2020, students will spend time with high-level executives exploring ethical challenges and opportunities at FirstBank, one of the largest privately held banks in the nation. FirstBank, headquartered in Lakewood, CO, presents a unique perspective as the ethics function is run through the risk management office, which reports directly to the Board of Directors’ Risk Committee.
“This should be of great interest to our students because it is a different approach than many other organizations take,” said Ira Selkowitz CU Denver Business School DFEI Director and Senior Instructor. Read more
We’re looking for inspirational leaders that are committed to ethics and integrity in our community.
These are exceptional times in which we are living and an unwavering commitment to principle-based ethics in business is as important as ever.
We know the Denver area is home to many extraordinary business leaders who share Bill Daniels’ commitment to ethics. Read more
COVID-19 is presenting the world with an unprecedented crisis. As surely as this is a health crisis, it can also turn into a crisis of ethics. An organization needs strong ethical leadership to make decisions quickly, decisively, and transparently to ensure long-term viability.
From Volkswagen to Wells Fargo to Theranos, there are no shortage of high-profile corporate ethics scandals in recent history. Read more
Ethics OnSite takes learning beyond the classroom — and to a whole new level. Successful applicants will spend time on-location exploring ethical challenges and opportunities from some of the nation’s leading organizations. Travel expenses will be paid by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the CU Denver Business School.
Dates and Locations:
Monday-Tuesday, March 9-10, 2020
Defense Contracting & Cybersecurity
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
The World Bank
Thursday, March 12, 2020
When it comes to facing ethical issues in business, it’s not a question of if, but when. Thanks to a five-year, $1.25 million grant from the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Collegiate Program, the CU Denver Business School has been preparing its students for ethical success through curriculum, events, and community partnerships. First awarded in 2015, the Business School received exciting news in early December that the grant was renewed for another five years, after an extensive proposal detailing past accomplishments and future initiatives.
“I am immensely pleased that our grant for the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative has been renewed,” said Gary Colbert, CU Denver Business School Interim Dean. Read more
Join the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and the Denver Metro Small Business Development Center for an economic forecast on small business and hear from leaders in the small business community.
The University of Colorado Denver Business School will recognize Bob Hottman, Partner at Plante Moran, as the 2019 Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year.
Read more about the event here.Read more