Stalled!: Designing the Public Restroom of the Future

By Elayne Wells Harmer What will the public restroom of the future look like? Perhaps all stalls will be fully enclosed and self-cleaning, as some are in England and France.[1] Maybe they will run on solar power and be made of vandalism-resistant material, as are the loos in Portland.[2] In a perfect future world, toilet […]

Guiora interviewed by Washington Post about Cleary’s prison sentence for attempted threat of terrorism

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed by the Washington Post about free speech and terrorism in an article titled, “He pledged to kill ‘as many girls as I see’ in mass shooting. After second chances, he’s going to prison.“

George to participate in panel discussion for Park City Film screening

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Erika George will participate in a panel discussion for a movie screening titled, “Long Nights Journey Into Day – South Africa’s Search for Truth and Reconciliation.” The event will take place on May 23 at 7 p.m. at the Park City Library building.  George will focus […]

McLaughlin participates in American Law Institute’s Restatement of the Law, Charitable Nonprofit Organizations.

*Reprinted with permission from The American Law Institute. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Nancy A. McLaughlin is Associate Reporter for The American Law Institute’s Restatement of the Law, Charitable Nonprofit Organizations project, which the membership of ALI voted to approve on May 20. The vote marked the completion of the project. The Restatement […]

Brown and Contreras receive Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Leadership in Ethics Education Awards

Two University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professors are among the recipients of the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Leadership in Ethics Education Awards for 2017-2018. Teneille Brown and Jorge Contreras  were honored recently at an awards ceremony sponsored by the David Eccles School of Business. The awards honor faculty and staff across the campus […]

Baughman featured in AP Story about high bail amounts

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baughman was featured in an Associate Press article titled, “Activists bail women out of jail to ensure more happy Mother’s Days.”

Changing of the guard

For more than 25 hours straight in 2015, Bob Adler made his way mile by mile through the desert and mesas of southern Utah. Through pouring rain, slick mud, and dehydration, through moments of exhaustion but never wanting to quit, Adler kept on moving forward until he finished a 100-mile race. The dean of the […]

Dryer elected as first career-line faculty member in history to lead U’s Academic Senate

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Randy Dryer never shies away from stepping up to the plate to lead. He served a total of 17 years on the University of Utah Board of Trustees, stepping down in 2011 after working through the era of six different university presidents. He watched as chairman […]

Kogan’s Stalled! Project receives media attention

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan’s involvement in the Stalled! Project, which addresses gender issues with bathrooms, has received attention from multiple media outlets. Read the full Deseret News article here » Watch the ABC4 TV clip here » Listen to the KSL Radio clip here »

Peterson testifies before Congress on ending debt traps in the payday lending industry

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Christopher L. Peterson testified before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions of House Financial Services Committee on April 30, in a hearing titled Ending Debt Traps in the Payday and Small Dollar Credit Industry. Peterson joined several witnesses in addressing the committee […]