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Markkula Center for Applied Ethics


  • Articles
    Material on sustainability, environmental ethics, and environmental justice.
  • Carbon Footprint Calculator
    Track the carbon that goes into a day in the life of an SCU student, whether living on or off campus. Take this calculator to find out the size of your carbon footprint.
  • Links
    Websites offering information on environmental ethics and sustainability.
  • A Short Course in Environmental Ethics
    This short course introduces the key features of environment ethics for an audience without a background in ethics. It is written specifically to help students - from high school to adult learners -- to recognize and use moral language to describe how they value the earth.
  • Teaching Module on Laudato Si
    This module provides selections from the encyclical Laudato Si', with background, specific discussion questions, and key points for classroom dialogue.