Upcoming Lectures

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Saskatchewan Law Review Lecture presented by Orlando Da Silva, Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General 
Fostering Support: Mental Health Among Lawyers
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018
7pm
MLT Aikins Lecture Theatre (Room 150), College of Law, U of S

Guest Speaker: The Honourable Justice Catherine Wedge, BC Supreme Court 
Judge and Jury: A Remarkable Pact
Monday, Oct. 29, 2018
12pm (noon)
MLT Aikins Lecture Theatre (Room 150), College of Law, U of S

Lecture videos

Oct. 3, 2018: The Heald Lecture in Administrative Law presented by Senator Kim Pate

Sept. 24, 2018: Pipeline and Politics: The Trans Mountain Controversy

Sept. 17, 2018: Cronkite Memorial Lecture in Public Law ft. Dick Pound, CC, OQ, QC, senior member of the International Olympic Committee

Feb 28, 2018: Jury reform in Canada with Kent Roach, Professor and Prichard Wilson Chair in Law and Public Policy, University of Toronto.

Marilyn Poitras, College of Law professor and former commissioner to the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, delivered the 2018 Wunusweh Lecture in Aboriginal Law on Feb. 26.

Feb. 12, 2018 lecture "Access to Justice: What's a Family Law Judge to Do?" with the Honourable Justice R. James Williams, of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court Family Division, leading family law judge and educator.

Kevin Wilson, Ron Piché, and Dr. Michael Szafron discuss the implications of marijuana legalization in Canada from three different standpoints.

Nov 23, 2017: Alumnus and co-founder of Silicon Valley company ROSS Intelligence Andrew Arruda (JD '14) stopped by the college for a pop-up event.

Nov. 9, 2017: John A. Stack Memorial Forum with Former Prime Minister Paul Martin.

Oct. 13, 2017: Renowned Indigenous-industry agreement scholar Ciaran O'Faircheallaigh presents on negotiated agreements and Indigenous peoples: opportunities and challenges.

Sept. 25, 2017: Prominent Toronto-based entertainment lawyer Susan Abramovitch kicks off the 2017-18 McKercher Lecture Series at the College of Law.

The Hon. Anne Dugas Horsman from the New Brunswick Provincial Court and Linda Neilson from the University of New Brunswick, present "Designing New Court Systems in Family Violence Cases"

The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, PC, Chief Justice of Canada presents the Gertler Family Lectureship in Law on March 6, 2017.

Justin Winters, Hollywood screenwriter, lecturer, producer and development executive presented "The Role of Law in Storytelling" onFeb. 6, 2017.

Grand Chief Derek Nepinak from the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs presented the 2017 Wunusweh Lecture in Aboriginal Law on January 16, 2017.

Shannon Salter, Chair of the Civil Resolution Tribunal, presents "Dispute Resolution in the Digital Age" on Jan. 11, 2017.

The Hon. Chief Judge Thomas Crabtree from the BC Provincial Court presented "Social Media and Transparency in the Justice System" on Oct. 31, 2016.

The Hon. Thomas Cromwell delivered the annual Saskatchewan Law Review Lecture entitled "Movement on access to justice or an access to justice movement? Where Access to justice in civil and family matters goes from here" on Oct. 25, 2016.

On Oct. 24, 2016, John Courtney, Political Studies Professor Emeritus, U of S; David McGrane, Political Studies, U of S; and Bonita Beatty, Indigenous Studies, U of S participate in a panel discussion on whether our voting system should be changed and if so, how.

Paul Finkelman, Ariel F. Sallows Chair in Human Rights presents "Unjust justices: The United States Supreme Court , the problem of slavery, and modern human rights" on Oct. 17, 2016.

Kendall Thomas, Nash Professor of Law at Columbia University presents "Branding the dream: Racial democracy and constitutional politics in the 'Age of Obama'" on Oct. 3, 2016.

Gemma Smyth and Adam Vasey presented "Clinical and experiential learning in Canada: A snapshot of the field and future pathways" on Sept. 26, 2016.