Megan Phan, Honors Program alumnus (Chemistry/Neuroscience, 2018), was awarded the 2018 First Prize in Ethics, from the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity. Her essay reflects on the Black Lives Matter and Blue Lives Matter social movements. The essay is written from the perspective of a police officer’s daughter. The Ethics Essay Contest provides a forum for college juniors and seniors to examine the ethical issues we face in the contemporary world. The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity was founded by Elie and Marion Wiesel after he was awarded the 1986 Nobel Prize for Peace. For more on The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity, visit: http://eliewieselfoundation.org/

 

 

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