Co-Sponsored Events

The University Center for Human Values co-sponsors workshops and seminars throughout the academic year which engage ethical issues in both private and public life.


Migration and Human Values Series: “New Rules for Migrants and Refugees: A Model International Mobility Convention”

Wed, Feb 21, 2018, 5:30 pm

Michael Doyle, International Affairs, Law, and Political Science, Columbia University

Location: A71 Simpson

Dean Spears (University of Texas-Austin): "Heat, Humidity, and Infant Mortality in the Developing World"

Thu, Feb 22, 2018, 12:30 pm

Dean Spears, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Texas at Austin

Location: Guyot Hall, Room 100

American Society for Comparative Law Works in Progress Workshop

Fri, Feb 23, 2018, 9:15 am to Sat, Feb 24, 2018, 1:30 pm

The American Society for Comparative Law, with co-organizers Jacqueline Ross of the University of Illinois College of Law, Jacques deLisle of the U

Location: 301 Marx Hall

Faculty-student panel: “Refugee Resettlement in the US"

Wed, Feb 28, 2018, 4:30 pm

Anna Stilz, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Politics and Human Values

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Ines Valdez (Ohio State University), "A Critique of Violence in the Immigration Regime: VAWA, DACA, History, and Labor"

Thu, Mar 8, 2018, 12:00 pm

In this paper,  Valdez theorizes the question of violence and humanitarianism within the political theory of migration as developed in Latino polit

Location: 301 Marx Hall

CITP/UCHV Workshop: A.I. & Ethics

Fri, Mar 9, 2018 (All day)

By Invitation Only

Location: Private

CITP/UCHV Conference: A.I. and Ethics

Sat, Mar 10, 2018, 8:45 am to 5:15 pm

The University Center for Human Values (UCHV) and the Center for Information Technology Policy (CITP) at Princeton University are hosting a joint c

Location: Friend Center Convocation Room

Migration and Human Values Series: Immigration and Social Justice: Is There a Tradeoff?

Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 4:30 pm

Stephen Macedo, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Politics and the University Center for Human Values

Location: A71 Simpson International Building

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Lori Gruen, Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Professor for Distinguished Teaching (Wesleyan University)

Gabriel Danzig (Bar-Ilan University): "Let Us Alter and Corrupt the Maxim: Socrates and Aristodemos in the Prologue of Plato's Symposium"

Political Theory Graduate Conference

Fri, Apr 13, 2018, 9:00 am to Sat, Apr 14, 2018, 5:00 pm

Cosponsored with the Department of Politics.

Location: TBA

'Climate Change, Ethics and Risk Workshop"

Fri, Apr 13, 2018, 9:00 am to Sat, Apr 14, 2018, 5:00 pm
Location: Wallace Hall, Room 300

Law and Reproductive Health Politics in an Unjust World: Perspectives from Across the Americas

Fri, Apr 13, 2018, 9:00 am to 6:30 pm

Organized by Amy Krauss and João Biehl

Location: Robertson Hall Bowl 016

Prison and the Academy

Fri, Apr 13, 2018, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Lori Gruen is the William Griffin Professor of Philosophy at Wesleyan University.

Location: TBD

Richard Sennett, Building and Dwelling: Ethics for the City

Tue, Apr 17, 2018, 4:30 pm

Richard Sennett, OBE is the Centennial Professor of So

Location: TBD

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Shatema Threadcraft

Thu, Apr 19, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 301 Marx Hall

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Banu Bargu

Thu, Apr 26, 2018, 12:00 pm
Location: 301 Marx Hall

Early Modern Philosophy - Philosophy of the Mind Conference

Sat, Apr 28, 2018, 9:00 am to Sun, Apr 29, 2018, 5:00 pm

Cosponsored with the Department of Philosophy

Location: TBA

Migration and Human Values Series: "One Way Ticket": The Meanings of Migration in African American History and Life.

Mon, Apr 30, 2018, 4:30 pm

Wallace Best, Professor of Religion and African American Studies. Acting Director, Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies.

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

The Intellectual Lives of Hugo Grotius Conference

Fri, May 4, 2018 (All day) to Sun, May 6, 2018 (All day)

Drawing together scholars of philosophy, political theory, theology and literature, this conference aims to explore Grotius’ various projects and t

Location: 301 Marx Hall

Migration and Human Values Series: Liberty, Listening: "The New Colossus," and the Poetry of Immigration

Mon, May 7, 2018, 4:30 pm

Esther Schor, Leonard L. Milberg '53 Professor of American Jewish Studies. Professor of English and Acting Chair, Council of the Humanities

Location: A71 Louis A. Simpson International Building

Love and Friendship in the Movies

Thu, May 10, 2018 (All day) to Fri, May 11, 2018 (All day)

For more information visit the event webpage.

Witnessing Professionals and Climate Change Workshop

Sat, May 12, 2018 (All day)
Location: Wallace Hall, Room 300