Ethics Awareness Week: November 7-13

November 7th - 13th is Ethics Awareness Week! Our theme for the week is "Celebrating our Ethical Culture." MGA, along with the other 25 USG institutions and the University System Office, is hosting activities to bring awareness to the importance of an ethical culture. We share in our Core Values of Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect.

The USG mission demands integrity, good judgment, and dedication to public service from all members of the USG Community. 

The activities planned for this week are as follows:

  • Monday, November 7th – Chancellor’s Speaker Event – Chancellor Conversation with Mr. Cathy, Chairman of the Board and Chick-fil-A Ambassador – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Virtual)
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2022 – Ethics Trivia Question + Promotion of MGA Core Values
  • Wednesday 9, 2022 – MGA Ethics Awareness Panel 10:00–11:00 AM (in-person/virtual)

Panelist participants include:  

  • David Jenks, MGA Provost
  • Andre Nicholson, MGA Faculty
  • Chief Tripp Mitchell, MGA Public Safety
  • Modupe Oyewole, Student Government Association, President
  • Traci Stromie, USG Leadership and Institutional Development Manager
  • Jenia Bacote J.D.,  MGA Director of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, Title IX Coordinator (Panel Moderator)
  • Thursday, November 10th – “Steering an Ethical Culture through Rapid Change & The Great Resignation,” Ethics & Compliance Panel Discussion – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Virtual)

A drawing will be held at the end of Ethics Awareness week for 3 prizes (MGA swag) from the names of all those who participate in the activities.   

Watch your MGA email for further information on the above activities. All event details are available at

Thanks to each of you for all you do to make an ethical culture!

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