Stegner Center Presents Award-Winning Author Alexandra Fuller October 7

On Wednesday, October 7, the Wallace Stegner Center at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will sponsor a reading and book signing by award-winning non-fiction writer Alexandra Fuller. The 7:00 p.m. event will be held at the University of Utah Marriott Library Gould Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. […]

College of Law to Participate in First-Ever National Pro Bono Celebration, Oct. 25-30

The S.J. Quinney College of Law will participate in the inaugural National Pro Bono Celebration, October 25-30, 2009. During the week, the Pro Bono Initiative, Public Interest Law Organization, Wallace Stegner Center, and the Office of Professional Development will sponsor a variety of activities to highlight public service and pro bono opportunities available to Quinney […]

Pax Natura Foundation Will Honor Stegner Center, February 5

On Friday, February 5, 2010, the Pax Natura Foundation will honor Robert Keiter and Jan Nystrom of the Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law with Executive Special Recognition Pax Natura Awards for their “enduring commitment to the environment through providing a forum of education, research and discussion on the topics of natural resources, climate change and environmental issues.”

Stegner Center to Present Naturalist, Author George Schaller at City Library

On February 23, George Schaller, one of the world’s most famous conservation biologists, will appear in Salt Lake City to discuss his research and efforts to protect some of the world’s most beautiful species.  Schaller will appear at the Salt Lake City Library Main Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. The event is free and open to […]

Keiter An Invited Guest at White House Conference on America’s Great Outdoors

On April 16, Robert Keiter, a professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and director of the College’s Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment, was an invited guest at a White House Conference on America’s Great Outdoors. The event attracted some 500 participants from across the nation representing […]

Stegner Symposium to Consider Ecosystems and Wildlife Management

On March 11 and 12, the Sixteenth Annual Stegner Symposium, “Wildlife Conservation in the 21st Century,” will ask the important question, “How can we best manage our lands in order to sustain ecosystems and the wildlife they support?” Panels and discussions at the two-day event include “Climate Change and Its Impact on Wildlife Management,” “Predator […]

Faculty Update

Bob Adler and co-authors David Driesen and Kirsten Engel published the second edition of Environmental Law: A Conceptual and Pragmatic Approach (2011). Adler published three law review articles in 2010: “Resilience, Restoration and Sustainability: Revisiting the Fundamental Principles of the Clean Water Act,”Washington University Journal of Law and Policy; “Priceline for Pollution: Auctions to Allocate […]

Keiter, Lindstrom Present Paper at Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute

On July 21, Robert Keiter, Wallace Stegner Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, and Kirstin Lindstrom, a 2011 graduate of the College, presented a paper as part of a panel discussion at the 57th Annual Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute in Santa Fe.  The session was titled “Lessons […]

Quinney’s Pace Moot Court Team Advances to National Quarter finals

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law’s team of Cameron Johnson, Liz Silvestrini, and Laura Tanner advanced to the quarterfinals of the Pace National Environmental Law Moot Court competition for the second year in a row. Johnson, Silvestrini, and Tanner navigated an exceedingly complex problem involving the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the […]

Lesley McAllister Joins Stegner Center as 7th Annual Young Scholar

Lesley McAllister, a Professor of Law at the University of San Diego School of Law and Associate Adjunct Professor at the UC San Diego School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, will join the Wallace Stegner Center as our seventh annual Stegner Center Young Scholar. Professor McAllister will be in residence November 14 and 15. […]