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Chatterjee, students work with Oxford Human Rights Consortium on refugee crisis

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Deen Chatterjee is working with students on a service-learning project in Geneva and Greece during the summer of 2017. The three-week workshop is a project of the Oxford Human Rights Consortium. Read about student Kseniya Kniazeva’s experiences: The refugee crisis may seem far from the shores of our Great Salt Lake, but […]

Chatterjee, law students take part in Oxford experience

The annual Utah-Oxford Student Forum on Peace, Conflict and Human Rights will take place on Oct. 5. The forum will focus on “Pragmatism and Vision in Building Peace: The Oxford Human Rights Consortium.” It will be held in the Honors College (MHC 1205) from 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Oxford Human Rights Consortium Director Cheyney […]

Nobel Laureate visits University of Utah to discuss ethics

Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen will deliver the lecture “Ethics and Economics of Global Justice” at the Libby Gardner Hall on the University of Utah campus at noon on April 22, 2016. The event, which is free and open to the public, is presented by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the David Eccles School of […]

2Ls Peña and Bell to Present on Experiences in Oxford Human Rights Consortium at April 13 Panel

The University of Utah partners with the Oxford Human Rights Consortium to offer a weeklong workshop to a select group of students at the University of Oxford. The Consortium is a partnership between Oxford and several U.S. universities, including the University of Utah, USC, Oregon, and Stanford. Two second-year College of Law students, Nubia Peña and […]

3L Hosman Selected as Carnegie Council Ethics Fellow

3L Justin Hosman has been selected as the Carnegie Council Ethics Fellow for the Future for the year 2014-15. He was nominated by Deen Chatterjee, Senior Fellow at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and a Global Ethics Fellow of the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs in New York City. This appointment […]

Chatterjee to Present from Forthcoming Text on Peace and Global Justice

Deen Chatterjee, Senior Fellow of Law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present excerpts from his book manuscript on peace and global justice at an invited symposium on Preventive Force and Targeted Killing at Loyola Marymount University on April 14-15. Chatterjee’s idea of just peace as preventive non-intervention critiques the just-war provision of […]

Colleen Murphy: Justice in Transitional Contexts

S.J. Quinney College of Law, Borchard Conference Room In recent decades a number of countries have emerged from long periods of repressive rule and civil conflict and have attempted the difficult transition to democracy, among them South Africa following the end of apartheid and present-day Egypt following the overthrow of Hosni Mubarak.   Such transitional societies […]

College of Law to Co-Sponsor Feb. 19-20 Tanner Human Rights Conference

The Barbara and Norman Tanner Human Rights Center, in collaboration with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs in New York, will host its eighth annual conference on February 19-20 at the University of Utah. This year’s theme is “Building Peace in the 21st Century: Global Ethical Dialogues.” The conference will examine new challenges to […]

Chatterjee to Present on Peace, Dangerous Technologies at Copenhagen Conference

Deen Chatterjee, Senior Fellow of Law at the University of Utah S. J. Quinney College of Law, will present his current book manuscript, Just Peace as Preventive Non-Intervention, at a conference titled “An Open World: Science, Technology and Society in the Light of Niels Bohr’s Thoughts” in Copenhagen on December 4-6.  The event, in celebration of […]

2L Hansen Chosen as a Finalist in Carnegie Council Essay Contest

2L Gage Hansen has been chosen a finalist in the Carnegie Council’s Trans-Pacific Student Essay Contest on “Ethics for a Connected World.” His essay on the U.S.-China impasse over Syria, a collaboration with Jasper Wong Yun Guang  of Singapore, will be featured in an edited compilation of 12 finalists. There were more than 100 collaborative entries from the United […]