Shannon French, Ph.D., Director of the Inamori Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve University
Gladys Haddad, host, Regionally Speaking
Monday January 30, 2012
Regionally Speaking, Western Reserve Studies Symposium, Case Western Reserve University
The goal of the Inamori Center for Ethics and Excellence is to promote ethical leadership. Its signature event is the Inamori Ethics Prize, which brings internationally renowned leaders to the Case Western Reserve University campus. The Director of the Inamori Center is Shannon French, who joined CWRU faculty in 2008 after working as the associate chair of the United States Naval Academy’s Department of Leadership, Ethics and Law. This week we learn more about Dr. French and her role at the Inamori Center.
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Additional Information About Our Guests…
Shannon French is the director of the Inamori Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve University
Gladys Haddad is Professor of American Studies at Case Western Reserve University and the founder and director of the Western Reserve Studies Symposia, an annual event now in its twentieth year that offers a forum and WEB site for the study of the history and culture of a distinctive northeastern Ohio region. She earned a B.A., Allegheny College, B.F.A., Lake Erie College, M.A. and Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University. She is professor of American Studies emerita at Lake Erie College where she was academic dean and executive assistant to the President.
A historian and regionalist her scholarship is centered in Ohio’s Western Reserve. She has published on the history, literature, and art of the region. She is the author of Ohio’s Western Reserve: A Regional Reader, Anthology of Western Reserve Literature and Laukhuff’s Book Store: Cleveland’s Literary and Artistic Landmark: An Epilogue. She is the editor of Western Reserve Studies: A Journal of Regional History and Culture and Western Reserve Studies Symposia Papers.
She is the Project Archivist, Researcher and Author of the CASE website “Selected Philanthropic Families of Case Western Reserve University.”