Veritas Institute

Advancing the Common Good through Positive Social Impact

Events & News

At the Veritas Institute, our goal is to encourage socially responsible organizational practices. To this end, we produce and host a selection of events and share community updates designed to further that goal.

Upcoming Events

2016 Winning with Integrity Symposium: Women, Sports and Principled Leadership - October 26, 2016

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Hesburgh Lecture: The Current State of Intercollegiate Athletics - November 10, 2016

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Higher Calling Series: True Leadership - November 14, 2016

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2016 Hesburgh Lecture Series

“The Current State of Intercollegiate Athletics,” presented by Professor Edmund Edmonds Intercollegiate football is facing a number of challenges including Northwestern’s unionization efforts, concussion litigation, pay‐for‐play issues, and reorganization involving...

Event Recap: Twin Cities Risk and Values Summit

More than 60 risk and ethics executives joined for the first Twin Cities Risk and Values Summit on Friday, April 15. The event was designed to foster conversations focused upon...

Event Recap: Respect in Action: Applying Subsidiarity in Business

The annual Higher Calling Series hosted nearly 120 faculty, staff, students, alumni, and members of the local business community on February 24. Michelle Rovang, director of Veritas Institute, welcomed attendees...

2016 Hesburgh Lecture Series

Please join us for the upcoming Hesburgh Lecture Series, “Human Rights and Teaching of the Catholic Church” at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 24 at The Basilica of Saint Mary. Professor...


Podcasts: Seton Hall Symposium, “Is For-Profit Catholic Health Care a Viable Alternative for Ministry?”

Tuesday, September 4, 2012 This symposium, held on March 26-27, 2012 in collaboration with the Center for Religiously Affiliated Non-profit Corporations and the Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law &...

Podcast: The Catholic Identity Matrix: Data-Driven Mission Integration

Listen to the presentation,“The Catholic Identity Matrix: Data-Driven Mission Integration,” presented by T. Dean Maines, president of the Veritas Institute; Arnold Weimerskirch, executive fellow at the Veritas Institute; and Bill Brinkmann,...

Resource: Catholic Health Association (CHA) tool By Their Fruits You Will Know Them: Mission Assessment and Measurement

The Catholic Health Association (CHA) recently launched an online resource for its members, entitled By Their Fruits You Will Know Them: Mission Assessment and Measurement. The resource highlights mission evaluation...

Web Conference: Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Web Conference

Creating Corporate Conscience: Instituting Ethical Conduct in Organizations with SAIP Listen to and watch and archive of the Web Conference. During this hour-long panel discussion you will learn how to clarify the...