Stegner Center Green Bag – Andrew Gruber

Details coming soon! S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Andrew Gruber, Executive Director, Wasatch Front Regional Council, Utah     1 hour of CLE (pending). Lunch provided No registration required. Free and open to the public. For questions about this event contact Kris (801) 585-3440. Paid parking is available at the Rice-Eccles […]

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

S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Details coming soon!   Principal Funding: Harold Burton Foundation Cultural Vision Fund The Wallace Stegner Center’s annual symposium brings together legal scholars, thinkers, and practitioners from around the world to tackle pressing environmental issues. Recent symposia have focused on wildlife conservation, alternative energy, global climate change, […]

Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – 23rd Annual Symposium

This lecture is in conjunction with the Wallace Stegner Center 23rd Annual Symposium. 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Details coming soon!   1 hour of CLE. Lunch provided. No registration required.  Free and open to the public. For questions about this event contact Kris (801) 585-3440. […]

Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Robin Kundis Craig

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 […]

Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Jim Herrington

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, […]

Navajo on Bears Ears Panel Discussion

7:00-9:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom The proclamation of Bears Ears National Monument in December 2016 emerged largely through the advocacy of a coalition of Native peoples that included the Navajo Nation. The designation has incited heated debates in Utah and across the United States. Join us for a screening of the […]

Conflict Mapping Is No Spaghetti Bowl

By Dena Marshall for EDRBlog.org Conflict mapping is a roll-up-your-sleeves pencil and paper exercise that I have come to appreciate and incorporate into my collaborative process practice and in my personal life. When conflict mapping is used as a tool for analyzing complex disputes it can be a great exercise for individual practice, training group […]

Stegner Green Bag – Brenda B. Bowen

Dynamics of the Changing Bonneville Salt Flats   12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) The Bonneville Salt Flats is a vast perennial salt pan in northwest Utah that is sensitive to variations in rain, wind, evaporation, groundwater flux, and land use. The ephemeral BLM-managed landscape is valued for land-speed racing […]

Keiter publishes new book on Wyoming State Constitution

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robert B. Keiter is well-known for his legal scholarship around the country. In addition to his role as  the Wallace Stegner Professor of Law, a University Distinguished Professor, and founding director of the Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources, and the Environment , he’s a published […]

Collaborating for Cleaner Air

By Ashley Miller for EDRBlog.org I was all set to start learning on the first day of the Environmental Dispute Resolution (EDR) Program’s Short Course on Effective Natural Resources Collaboration. The course piqued my interest since much of the work I do in the air quality field as the Policy Director for Breathe Utah would […]