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The Wallace Stegner Center

Wallace Stegner Center Newsletter

Fall 2012 Issue

Perpetual Conservation Easements Conference

The public is investing billions of dollars in conservation easements, which now protect more than 40 million acres throughout the United States. But uncertainties in the law and abusive practices threaten to undermine public confidence in and the effectiveness of these instruments as land protection tools. Professor Nancy A. McLaughlin ... Read this post »

Fall 2012 to Spring 2013 Year in Review

For the Stegner Center, the 2012-2013 academic year was both busy and rewarding. As noted in this newsletter, the College of Law received a $4.5 million grant from the Alternative Visions Fund of the Chicago Community Trust, in support of the sustainability features in the new College of Law building. ... Read this post »

Katrina Kuh Joins Stegner Center as 9th Annual Young Scholar

Katrina Kuh, an Associate Professor of Law at the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, joined the Wallace Stegner Center as the ninth annual Stegner Center Young Scholar on September 4 and 5, 2013. During her residency, she delivered two talks, including the Stegner Center’s ninth annual ... Read this post »

Jason Steiert Presents Paper at Statewide Water Conference

While a 2L at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Jason Steiert was invited to present his paper at the American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Utah Section Conference on May 14, 2013.  Based on Steiert’s April 11 presentation of the paper at AWRA's student writing competition, he was ... Read this post »

Energy Law Moot Court Team Competes Admirably at National Competition

Moot Court Group
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law’s Energy Law Moot Court Team of Kimberly Barnes, David Mooers-Putzer, and Tera Woods competed admirably at the National Energy and Sustainability Moot Court Competition March 16-17 in Morgantown, West Virginia. According to coach and Professor Lincoln Davies, the team achieved a number ... Read this post »

Faculty Updates

Bob Adler is currently serving a two-year term as Interim Dean for the S.J. Quinney College of Law. Dean Adler is overseeing the College’s day-to-day functions as well as the construction of its new sustainable building scheduled to open in the fall of 2015. The building is designed to achieve ... Read this post »