Events

Upcoming Events

• “The Challenge of Christian Animal Ethics”– Lecture and Q&A with David Clough, University of Chester, February 1, 2019
Additional events for the Spring semester 2019 will be announced shortly.

Past Events

How Science Is Misused in Making Animal Welfare Laws”– Lecture and Q&A with Malcolm Caulfield, University of Wollongong, April 10, 2018
Global Animal Law Conference III– May 3-4, 2018, Hong Kong
Defending Animals Around the World– Lecture and Q&A with Sharon Nuñez, Founder & President, Animal Equality, March 2, 2018
Oppression in the Food System– Lecture and Q&A with David Carter, The 300-lb Vegan & former NFL player, March 1, 2018
The Duty to Bear Witness– Lecture and Q&A with Anita Krajnc, Founder, Toronto Pig Save, Feb. 28, 2018
Don’t Ban Animal Tests; De-fund Them– Lecture and Q&A with Justin Goodman, Vice President, White Coat Waste Project, Feb. 27, 2018
A Veterinarians Perspective of the Live Animal Export Trade– Lecture and Q&A with Lynn Simpson, former Australian Live Export Ship Veterinarian, Feb. 26, 2018
Animal Law and Criminal Punishment – Academic Workshop, February 23, 2018
Future Directions for Laboratory Animal Law in the United States – January 26, 2018
• “Representing International Nonprofits” – Lecture by Daina Bray, General Counsel of the International Fund for Animal Welfare, November 3, 2017
• “The Death of Factory Farming” – Panel for the “HLS in the World” Bicentennial Event, October 27, 2017
• “Lean, Clean & Sustainable: Creating Animal-Free Meat that is Healthier, More Humane, and Less Harmful to the Planet” – Panel for the Fourth Annual Harvard-UCLA Food Law and Policy Conference, October 13, 2017
• “Sentience and the Law in New Zealand” – Lecture by M. B. Rodriguez Ferrere of New Zealand’s University of Otago Faculty of Law, September 28, 2017
• “Science, Sustainability, and the Future of Food” – Lecture by Pat Brown, CEO of Impossible Foods, September 21, 2017
Animal Law & Policy Program Open House, September 19, 2017
• “The Machinery of Oppression: Deconstructing Violence Against Humans and Other Animals– Lecture by Hanh Nguyen, September 12, 2017
Cutting-Edge Constitutionalism Discussion, April 6, 2017
Just Food?  Forum on Labor Across the Food System – Conference, April 1, 2017
• “New Directions in Animal Ethics and the Future of Animal Studies” – Lecture by Dale Jamieson, March 29, 2007
Ivy League Vegan Conference  March 24-26, 2017
• “The Intersection of Race, Class, and Gender with Animal Protection” – Conversation with Angela Harris, March 23, 2017
Big Ag’s Dirty Secrets: Corporate Efforts to Criminalize Journalism, Whistleblowing, and Research as ‘Terrorism’– Lecture and Q&A with Will Potter, Feb. 27, 2017
Climate Change Beyond Environmentalism– Lecture and Q&A with Jonathan Lovvorn, Feb. 28, 2017
Ending Animal Testing– Lecture and Q&A with Theo Capaldo, March 1, 2017
Nonhuman Rights?– Lecture and Q&A with Steven Wise, March 2, 2017
Corporate Strategies for Animal Welfare: New Ways to Improve Conditions for Animals– Lecture and Q&A with Leah Garces, March 2, 2017
The Animal Welfare Act at Fifty – Conference, Dec. 2-3, 2016
The Animal Welfare Act at Fifty – Workshop, Dec 1, 2016
Unlocking The Cage – Film Screening with Kevin Schneider, Nov 16, 2016
“Endangered Species and International Law” – Discussion with Nathan Herschler and Chris Green, Nov 8, 2016
“Is Eating Meat Healthy or Ethical?” – Debate with John Mackey and Bruce Friedrich, Oct 27, 2016
“How Not To Die” – World Food Day Lecture & Book Talk by Dr. Michael Greger M.D., Oct 21, 2016
“Of Milk and the Constitution” – Journal of Law and Gender Author Talk with Prof. Mathilde Cohen, Oct 18, 2016
Workshop on Animals, Law, and Religion, May 20-21, 2016
“Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?” – Interview, Book Signing, and Reception with Frans de Waal and Vicki Croke, May 12, 2016
“The Humane Economy” – Conversation with HSUS President Wayne Pacelle & author Michael Pollan, April 25, 2016
“Seeds of Disruption: VC, Tech and the Future of Food” – Lecture by Bruce Friedrich, April 21, 2016
Lecture by Vandhana Bala, Mercy for Animals General Counsel, April 6, 2016
“You Don’t Know What Pain Is:  Affect, Religion, and Animal Ethics” – Book Talk by Donovan Schaefer, March 31, 2016
Just Food?  Forum on Land Use, Rights and Ecology  Conference, March 25-26, 2016
“What Can Animal Law Learn From Environmental Law?”– Book Talk by Randall Abate, Feb. 19, 2016
“Prosecuting Animal Cruelty: Common Issues & Hot Topics” – Lecture by Scott Heiser & Niki Caferri, Feb. 19, 2016
“Direct Democracy and Animal Protection” – Lecture by Nancy Perry, Feb. 17, 2016
“Legal Protections for Farmed Animals” – Lecture by David Wolfson, Feb. 16, 2016
“The Women’s Movement, Animal Welfare, and Islamic Law: Constitutional Animal Protection in Egypt” – Lecture by Prof. Kristen Stilt, Feb. 15, 2016