Lectures & Panels

Upcoming Events

We have no more events planned for the current academic year. Please check back in late summer for our Fall semester plans.

Past Events

Cutting-Edge Constitutionalism Discussion, April 6, 2017
“New Directions in Animal Ethics and the Future of Animal Studies” – Lecture by Dale Jamieson, March 29, 2007
• “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
“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
“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
“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