When: Thu., Sept. 19, 6-7:15 p.m. 2019
The Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence at Case Western Reserve University will honor LeVar Burton, a renowned actor and advocate for children's literacy and AIDS research, with the 2019 Inamori Ethics Prize. Case Western Reserve has awarded the Inamori Ethics Prize annually since 2008 to individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions as global ethical leaders. Burton is the first recipient to be honored for ethical leadership in the Arts. Burton will receive the 2019 Inamori Ethics Prize during a Sept. 19 ceremony where he will deliver a public lecture.