WRITER: JOEL HOLST
CONTACT: MARY GERAGHTY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024
UI lecturer to discuss ethics in the teaching and practice of law
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The training of lawyers, the impact of the changing
nature of legal practice, and the practice of law at the elite level will
be the main themes in a seminar presented by John Bonsignore, a professor
in the department of legal studies at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Bonsignore's lecture, titled "Teaching Ethics as a Subversive Activity,"
is free and open to the public. It will be from noon to 1:15 p.m. Friday,
April 3, in Room W401 in the Pappajohn Business Administration Building.
The presentation is part of the spring series of Ethics Seminars, sponsored
by the UI College of Business Administration, the Project on Rhetoric of
Inquiry, and UI International Programs. The Ethics Seminars are intended
to create a place for and foster interdisciplinary conversations about
Time will be provided at the end of the lecture for participants to
assess the usefulness of Bonsignore's approach in the areas where they
For more information about the seminar, contact the Project on Rhetoric
of Inquiry at (319) 335-2753.