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March 2019

Wallace Stegner Center 24th Annual Symposium – Recreation Challenges on Public Lands

March 21 @ 8:00 am - March 22 @ 12:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) In recent years, outdoor recreation has become a primary use of the public lands, creating myriad conflicts, challenges, and opportunities. A substantial portion of the public domain is managed for recreation in the form of national parks, national monuments, wilderness areas, and the like, drawing millions of visitors annually. Outdoor recreation is now big business, constituting two percent of U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), which is more than agriculture, mining, or…

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Sidestepping Impasse in the U.S. Senate

March 28 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A Wallace Stegner Center Green Bag lecture Bridging the Divide 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 In his presentation on “Bridging the Divide,” Senator Jeff Bingaman will discuss the obstacles that make it difficult to find common ground on policy disputes in Washington. He will discuss the tactics that undermine the proper functioning of the federal government, including shutdowns, threats to default on the national debt, and Senate refusal to consider Presidential nominations. Jeff Bingaman, United States…

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