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January 2018

A Conversation on Environmental Racism

January 17 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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For details visit http://diversity.utah.edu/mlk/ Speakers: -Robert Bullard, nationally known as the father of environmental justice and the author of eighteen books that address environmental racism, urban land use, climate justice, and emergency response; -Tara Houska, a protestor for the Dakota access pipeline at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, tribal-rights attorney, and national campaigns director for indigenous led environmental justice organization, Honor the Earth; -Nayyirah Shariff, a grassroots organizer based in Flint, Michigan and co-founder of the Flint Democracy Defense League…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 17 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Jim Herrington

January 18 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Climbers 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) For nearly 2 decades, professional photographer Jim Herrington has been working on a portrait series of influential rock and mountain climbers. The Climbers documents these rugged individualists who, from roughly the 1930s to 1970s, used primitive gear along with their considerable wits, talent, and fortitude to tackle unscaled peaks around the world. Today, these men and women are renowned for their past accomplishments and, in many cases,…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 24 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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4th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium

January 26 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Human Trafficking: Architectures of Understanding, Enforcement and Aid Presented by the S.J. Quinney College of Law’s Social Justice Student Initiative 8:30a.m. - 2:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 The 2018 Human Trafficking Symposium will discuss how constructions and definitions of human trafficking impact how it is addressed. Who are the victims, who are the criminals, and who determines this and how? Are there policy gaps? Who might be falling through? This year, we have invited professionals and…

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Downtown CLE – Stream Access, the Public Trust Doctrine, and Utah Stream Access Coalition: Where Are We Now in Utah?

January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:00 p.m., Jones Waldo (170 Main St Suite 1500, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) This CLE will provide an overview of navigable waters, stream access, and the public trust doctrine in Utah. After beginning with an introduction to these subjects and prior Utah court decisions, the discussion will focus on the Utah Supreme Court's late-2017 decision in Utah Stream Access Coalition v. Orange Street Development, assessing how this decision changes or solidifies prior aspects of Utah law on these issues.…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 31 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:10pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 28, 2018

S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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February 2018

Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Robin Kundis Craig

February 1 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The End of Sustainability: Learning to Live with the Trickster in Natural Resources Management 12:15-1:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom, (Level 6) The time has come for us to collectively reexamine—and ultimately move past—the concept of sustainability in environmental and natural resources law and management. The continued invocation of sustainability in policy discussions ignores the emerging reality of the Anthropocene, which is creating a world characterized by extreme complexity, radical uncertainty, and unprecedented change. From a legal…

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52nd Annual William H. Leary Lecture – Orin S. Kerr

February 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Personal Privacy, Cell Phone Tracking and the 4th Amendment 5:30 p.m. – Reception 6:00 p.m. – Lecture S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Most adults carry a cell phone, and our cell phones generate tracking records whenever they are used. When can the government get those records and learn where people have been? At the 2018 Leary Lecture, Professor Orin Kerr will explore this issue, including the case of Carpenter v. United States. In this case, argued…

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March 2018

2nd Annual Lightspark Media Summit

March 2 @ 7:30 am - March 3 @ 5:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Visit www.lightspark.media for information and registration.

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Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Chip Ward

March 8 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Stony Mesa Sagas Book description from Publisher's Weekly review "Ward refracts the challenges of the modern American Southwest in this zany mosaic debut novel. In three nearly self-contained sections, residents of tiny Stony Mesa face off against outsiders who fail to appreciate the land. The first plot pits wannabe cowboy Bo Hineyman and his neon-signed tourist trap bar against townspeople as his daughter, Luna Waxwing, returns to Stony Mesa to protest an oil sands development. Hineyman’s death spawns a murder…

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Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – John D. Leshy

March 14 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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This lecture is in conjunction with the Wallace Stegner Center 23rd Annual Symposium. Debunking the Creation Myths of America’s Public Lands 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) "We must embrace large federal landholdings as a shared patrimony—a precious heritage which binds us to our ancestors and which we, in turn, hold in trust for future generations. It is our heavy responsibility to manage these assets wisely, so that they continue to serve…

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Wallace Stegner Center 23rd Annual Symposium – Public Lands in a Changing West

March 15 @ 8:00 am - March 16 @ 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) The Stegner Center’s 23rd Symposium will address “Public Lands in a Changing West.” With controversy continuing to embroil the federal public lands, and with our nation approaching the 50th anniversary of the 1970 Public Land Law Review Commission report, this is an opportune time to examine the changes that have occurred during the past fifty years, the forces driving current controversies, and the opportunities to anticipate and resolve future conflicts. After…

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Frontiers in Precision Medicine III –Will Personalized Medicine Improve Population Health?

March 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
HSEB, 26 2000 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84113 United States
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  8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., HSEB 1730 More details coming soon! Register online » Agenda 8:00-8:30 a.m. - Breakfast and Registration 8:30-8:40 a.m. - Welcome by Willard Dere, MD and Jorge Contreras, JD 8:40-9:50 a.m. - Co-Opening Keynote Session: Will Personalized Medicine Improve Population Health? Moderator: Angie Fagerlin, PhD, University of Utah 8:40-9:05 - Muin Khoury, MD, PhD, CDC 9:05-9:30 - Sara Lynn Van Driest, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine 9:30-9:50 - Questions/Discussion 9:50-10:20 a.m. - Precision…

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Stegner Center Green Bag – Andrew Gruber

March 29 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Details coming soon! S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Level 6)   Andrew S. Gruber, Executive Director, Wasatch Front Regional Council Andrew Gruber is Executive Director of the Wasatch Front Regional Council (WFRC). WFRC is a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. WFRC provides a forum for collaboration among cities, counties, the Utah Department of Transportation, the Utah Transit Authority, and other public, private and community stakeholders. With its partners, WFRC develops the Wasatch Choice…

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