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Padua Competes in Ethics Bowl at Villanova University

ethicsbowlPadua’s Ethics Bowl team participated in the Second Annual Northeast Regional Ethics Bowl hosted by Villanova University on Dec. 7.  Fourteen schools from Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey were present for the day of debates.  Padua’s team, represented by seniors Lara Ballintyn, Emily Evans, Bridget Fassano, Jen Fiscella, and Sophie Gangemi won three debates dealing on the following topics:  whether current college sports exploit college athletes, whether China’s “One Child Policy” is ethical, and the implementation of the “Indian Child Welfare Act.” Each round debated two issues, and Padua won one of three overall rounds. The Ethics Bowl team is moderated by Padua Social Studies teacher Dan Mahler.

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