St. John’s The Peter J. Tobin College of Business and St. John's
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences co-sponsored the Eighteenth
Annual International Conference Promoting Business Ethics with
DePaul and Niagara Universities on October 26-28, 2011 at St.
John’s University’s Manhattan Campus.
Co-coordinators Dean Victoria Shoaf, Tobin College of Business, and
Father Patrick Flanagan, Assistant Professor of Theology and
Religious Studies in St. John’s College, welcomed nearly 170
participants to the three-day conference entitled, Sustainability:
the Legacy of Business Ethics.
Business professors and corporate professionals were on hand to
discuss all aspects of sustainability and numerous related topics,
including: Obstacles to Sustainability; Ethics in Academics;
Corporate and Individual Social Responsibility; Ethics and U. S.
Political Issues; Religious Perspectives; Corporate Governance; and
Ethics in Branding.
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