Skibine Wins Award for Paper at Sovereignty Symposium

Alexander Skibine, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, recently won the Rudolph Hargrave Prize, which is awarded to the faculty who submits the best scholarly article at the Oklahoma Supreme Court’s Sovereignty Symposium. Skibine’s paper is titled Constitutionalism, Federal Common Law, and the Inherent Powers of Indian Tribes. […]

Iraqi Delegation Visits College of Law for Discussion of Legislative Process

On Friday, February 15, 2013, a delegation of visitors from Iraq joined Professors Wayne McCormack and Alexander Skibine for a discussion of the legislative process under the federal system of government and the role of the media in influencing public policy in America. The delegation of visitors consisted of members of the Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament […]

Celebration of Chaired Professors

Celebration of Chaired Professors University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Reception from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sutherland Moot Court Room With chaired professorships, the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law celebrates our supporters in the community and many of our excellent faculty. Chairs are named after those we honor: our community leaders […]

Skibine to Appear at Harvard Indian Law Conference

Alexander Tallchief Skibine, a professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will appear at a conference titled “Tribal Justice: The Supreme Court and the Future of Federal Indian Law.” The conference will take place April 6 in the Ames Courtroom, Austin Hall, Harvard Law School. In the words of the official announcement, […]

Skibine to Speak at Federalist Society Conference

On January 24, Alexander Tallchief Skibine, a professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will be a featured speaker at the Third Annual Western Conference of the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, CA. Other featured speakers at the conference, titled […]

Skibine to Testify before House Natural Resources Committee

On February 27, 2008, Alex Skibine, a professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present testimony to the Committee on Natural Resources of the U.S. House of Representatives.  The Hearing is on the Department of Interior’s decisions relating to taking off-reservation land in trust for the benefit of Indian tribes for the purpose of […]