Jason Steiert Presents Paper at Statewide Water Conference

While a 2L at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Jason Steiert was invited to present his paper at the American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Utah Section Conference on May 14, 2013. Based on Steiert’s April 11 presentation of the paper at AWRA’s student writing competition, he was one of two students […]

2L Steiert to Present Paper at Statewide Water Conference

UPDATE:   Jason Steiert, a 2L at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been invited to present his paper at the American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Utah Section Conference on May 14. Based on Steiert’s April 11 presentation of the paper at AWRA’s student writing competition, he is one of two […]

2L Steiert Researches and Publishes River Protection Guide as Clinical Project at College of Law

A clinical project undertaken by Jason Steiert, currently a 2L at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, is reaching an audience of lay readers who are interested in the process behind protecting America’s wild rivers.  In the interview below, Steiert shares how the project got underway, describes the “immense complexity” of environmental […]

Stegner Center Sends Student Teams to National Energy & Sustainability Moot Court

(from left to right) Walter Mason, Shelby Shaw and James Owen, and Joe Amadon __________ The Stegner Center sent two student teams—Shelby Shaw and James Owen, and Walter Mason and Joe Amadon—to the National Energy & Sustainability Moot Court competition hosted by the University of West Virginia. Ben Machlis, an alum and Associate at Holland […]

Stegner Center Newsletter – Fall 2013

Director’s Letter On the eve of its 20th anniversary, the Wallace Stegner Center continues to extend its reach through its faculty, students, and supporters who have enabled us create a vibrant set of programs and activities. These accomplishments, in turn, have enabled the College of Law to pursue platinum level LEED-certification for the new law building, […]

Past Student Fellows

Former EDR Program Student Fellows Student Fellow for Summer 2019 Zoë McAlear is a current master’s student in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with a concentration in Environmental Policy and Planning. She is spending the summer of 2019 as a fellow with the EDR Program. Zoë has […]

Environmental Dispute Resolution Program Assesses SLC Homeless Issues in New Report

March 13, 2014—After interviewing more than 60 disparate stakeholders and undertaking extensive research, the Wallace Stegner Center Environmental Dispute Resolution Program’s Situation Assessment Team has compiled the results into a new report addressing homelessness and related issues in downtown Salt Lake City. Click here to read the full report, including the executive summary.  Click here to […]

Director’s Letter – Fall 2013

On the eve of its 20th anniversary, the Wallace Stegner Center continues to extend its reach through its faculty, students, and supporters who have enabled us create a vibrant set of programs and activities. These accomplishments, in turn, have enabled the College of Law to pursue platinum level LEED-certification for the new law building, which […]

Utah Celebrates Pro Bono 2012

  Utah Celebrates Pro Bono 2012 October 22nd-October 26th Monday: Utah Celebrates Pro Bono Kick Off- 12:15-1:30 p.m., Moot Courtroom, Stewart Ralphs, Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake City. Law students encouraged to attend along with all legal professionals from the legal community. Lori W. Nelson, Utah State Bar President will […]

College of Law Celebrates Pro Bono Service Oct. 22-26

From October 22 -26, the College of Law joins the Utah State Bar in celebrating pro bono service and encouraging law students and practitioners to volunteer their time and expertise to low-income Utahns who otherwise could not afford legal advice or representation.  A variety of events will take place that week, including the kick-off event […]