The University of Texas at Tyler Center for Ethics


Center for Ethics

The center's mission is to lead, motivate and encourage those who share a commitment to applying integrity through critical thinking, research, teaching, artistic performance, public service and the promotion of respectful dialog.

What should I do?

This question often comes up in the context of our daily lives. As a result, we are guided by our desire to:

  • Respect others
  • Maintain personal autonomy or freedom
  • Cultivate good intentions
  • Observe the Golden Rule
  • Maintain social contracts or agreements