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BELIEF: Integration of Ethics


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Awards

  • NIU's BELIEF Program - Midwest AACSB Innovation in Business Education Award, 2011
  • Bloomberg-BusinessWeek rankings for ethics education:
  • 2010 - 2nd
  • 2011 - 3rd
  • 2012 - 2nd
  • 2013 - 3rd

Publications

  • "Building Ethical Leaders: A Way to Integrate and Assess Ethics Education", Journal of Business Ethics, June (II) 2013, Volume 115, No1: 101 - 114, Pam Smith, Ann Dzuranin and Rebecca Shortridge.
  • "Creating an Interdisciplinary Business Ethics Program", Journal of Academic Ethics, 2012, 10(12), 93-112., Towell, E., K McFadden, W. McCoy, and A. Buhrow.
  • "Integrating Ethics into the Business Curriculum: The Northern Illinois University Initiative", Strategic Finance, June 2008, Pam Smith and Linda Matuszewski
  • "Accountancy Students Develop a Unique Code of Ethics." Strategic Finance, August 2004: 15-16, Pam Smith.

Presentations

  • "Ethics Education Toolkit: Resources for Teaching Accounting Ethics", Invited Panelist, American Accounting Association (Atlanta, GA: August 2, 2014)
  • "Assessing Ethics Education: A Theory-based Approach", American Accounting Association, Symposium on Ethics Research in Accounting, (Atlanta, GA: August 3, 2014)
  • "Building Ethical Leaders: A Way to Integrate and Assess Ethics Education", American Accounting Association, Symposium on Ethics Research in Accounting, (Washington, DC: August 5, 2012)
  • "Quality in Higher Education... Assessment of Co-Curricular Offerings: The BELIEF Program", HLC Annual Conference, (April 1, 2012)
  • "Integrating Ethics into the Business Curriculum", American Accounting Association, (San Francisco, CA: July 31, 2010)
  • "Ethics, Professionalism and YOU." IMA Student Leadership Conference, (St. Louis, MO; Nov 7, 2009)
  • "Integrating Ethics into the Business Curriculum: The Northern Illinois University Initiative", AAA Midwest Meeting, (Detroit, Mi; March 2008), Teaching and Curriculum Section Best Paper Award.
  • "Integrating Ethics Across the Curriculum: The Northern Illinois University's BELIEF Initiative", Annual meeting of the Colloquium on Change in Accounting Education, (Scottsdale, AZ; Oct 5, 2007).
  • "Building Ethical Leaders Program at Northern Illinois University", Annual meeting of the American Accounting Association, (Washington, DC; August 2006).
  • "The Evolution of Integrating Business Ethics as a Learning Outcome at Northern Illinois University." Teaching Business Ethics Conference sponsored by the AACSB, (Boulder, Co; July 21, 2005).
  • "A Student Developed Honor Pledge and Code of Conduct." Annual meeting of the Colloquium on Change in Accounting Education, (Albuquerque; Oct 30, 2003).