Conference recordings: Cultivating Virtue in the University


Explore the video recordings from our 2-day conference in May 2017.

This two-day conference held in May 2017 brought together distinguished scholars and practitioners to explore the role of character development in higher education. By integrating perspectives from history, literature, education, philosophy, theology, and the social sciences, the conference catalysed a broader interdisciplinary conversation encouraging colleges and universities to develop creative ways to educate students to become good leaders and wise thinkers.

Perspectives from History

Chad Wellmon (University of Virginia)
Julie Reuben (Harvard University)

This conference was sponsored by The McDonald Centre for Theology, Ethics and Public Life, The Oxford Character Project, and Wake Forest University.