Upcoming Lectures

Winter 2018 line-up

Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018: Marijuana Legalization: Impacts on Students, Employers and the Public - a panel discussion featuring Kevin Wilson, QC, Partner, MLT AIKINS LLP; Ron Piché, Criminal Defence Lawyer, Piché and Company Law Firm; Dr. Michael Szafron, Professor, U of S School of Public Health.
12pm, MLT AIKINS Lecture Theatre, College of Law.

Monday, Feb. 5, 2018: Culliton Lecture in Criminal Law - It Takes More Than a Moment: Challenging Impunity for Rape and Sexual Harassment with Janine Benedet, Professor, Peter A. Allard School of Law.
12pm, MLT AIKINS Lecture Theatre, College of Law. 

Monday, Feb. 26, 2018: Wunusweh Lecture in Aboriginal Law - Shape Shifting: Making Space for Indigenous Process Within the Politics of Canada with Marilyn Poitras, U of S College of Law Professor and former commissioner for the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
7pm, Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre, University of Saskatchewan.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018: Morris Shumiatcher Lecture in Law and Literature - Imagination and Identity: How Stories Form Who We Are with author Yann Martel.
7pm, Louis' Loft, University of Saskatchewan.

Thursday, May 10, 2018: Lecture (title TBD) with Andrew Arruda, Co-founder and CEO, ROSS Intelligence. 
Regina - time and location TBD. 

All lectures are free and open to the public.

Lecture videos

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" on Feb. 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.