Four students from Randolph College will compete in the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges’ (VFIC) 23rd annual statewide collegiate Ethics Bowl this weekend.
Gabe Dudley ’23, Sofi Forshey ’24, Delaney Scott ’23, and Jordyn Shumpert ’25 will debate case studies relating to the theme “Ethics and Digital Media” on Jan. 29 and 30 at Virginia Wesleyan University.
Randoph’s team is led by faculty coordinators Jennifer Gauthier, a media and culture professor, and comparative philosophy professor Kaija Mortensen.
The VFIC Ethics Bowl begins with an opening session on Sunday, Jan. 29,, with the first rounds scheduled for 3:30 p.m..
Rounds 3 and 4 begin on Monday at 8:45 a.m., with the final round at 11:30 a.m.. The winning team will be announced at 12:45 p.m.
Founded in 1952, the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges is a nonprofit fundraising partnership supporting the programs and students of 15 leading independent colleges in the Commonwealth: Bridgewater College, Emory & Henry College, Hampden-Sydney College, Hollins University, Mary Baldwin University, Marymount University, Randolph College, Randolph-Macon College, Roanoke College, Shenandoah University, Sweet Briar College, University of Lynchburg, University of Richmond, Virginia Wesleyan University, and Washington & Lee University.