Wallace Stegner Lecture with Philip J. Landrigan

The Impact of the Environment on Human Health: The Special Vulnerability of Children Philip J. Landrigan, Dean for Global Health; Professor and Chair, Preventative Medicine; and Professor of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine March 8, 12:15 p.m. Sutherland Moot Courtroom S.J. Quinney College of Law Philip J. Landrigan, MD, MSc, the Dean for Global […]

Silent Spring at 50: The Legacy of Rachel Carson

// see related news story // Stegner Symposium Addresses the Legacy of Rachel Carson, March 9-10 March 9-10, 2012  Download the brochure 17th Annual Symposium Silent Spring at 50: The Legacy of Rachel Carson Speakers include: Susan Avery, President and Director, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Terrence Collins, Senior Institute Member, The Institute for Green Science, […]

Stegner Center’s 18th Annual Symposium Highlights Ties between Religion, Faith and Environment

On April 12 – 13, 2013, scientists, activists, lawyers, and scholars assembled at the Wallace Stegner Center’s Eighteenth Annual Symposium to examine the often-unexamined ties between religion, faith, and the environment. In choosing this topic, the Stegner Center sought to foster discussion on the varying perspectives faith provides on land use, biodiversity, the pragmatics and […]

Davies Comments on Pope’s Statement About Climate Change

June 18, 2015. Professor Lincoln Davies was quoted on Fox13 News and in The Salt Lake Tribune about Pope Francis’ climate change statements. “The pope makes clear that this is a moral issue, not a political issue. A conservative, a true conservative, will embrace [conservation]. The pope says that,” said Lincoln Davies, a law professor […]

Stegner Center Water in the West Symposium featured in Daily Chronicle

The Wallace Stegner Center at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law was featured in the U’s Daily Chronicle about the forthcoming 22nd Annual Symposium titled, Water in the West: Exploring Untapped Solutions. Robin Craig, acting director of the Wallace Stegner Center shared, “It’s a conference on water, and we haven’t done one on […]