Transformative Dialogues

Syracuse University College of Law Hosts Transformative Dialogues Faculty Workshops

The Transformative Dialogues Faculty Workshops brings leading scholars to Syracuse University College of Law to engage with faculty and students. It’s a chance to share ideas and challenge how we think about the law and legal practice.

Among other events, the Program for 2016-17 features:

DateTitle
September 15     “F@#K the Draft”
Professor Shubha Ghosh, Syracuse University College of Law
October 13    “Is Civility Dead?” roundtable discussion of College of Law Professor Keith Bybee’s book, How Civility Works. Participants include:
Professor Charles Geyh, John F. Kimberling Professor of Law, Indiana University Mauer School of Law
Associate Professor Lauryn Gouldin, Syracuse University College of Law Professor Jennifer Stromer-Galley, Syracuse University School of Information Studies <
October 19 “Intellectual Property Law as a Tool for Social Justice and Empowerment”
Professor Lateef Mtima Howard University School of Law
November 3 “What is Flight Risk?”
Associate Professor Lauryn Gouldin, Syracuse University College of Law
November 10 “The Death of Treaty Supremacy: An Invisible Constitutional Change”
Professor David Sloss, Santa Clara Law
December 1 “The United States Supreme Court and Residential segregation”
Professor Emeritus William Wiecek, Syracuse University College of Law
Professor Janis McDonald, Syracuse University College of Law, Commentator
December 5 “Privatizing Cybersecurity”
Associate Professor of Law Nathan Sales, Syracuse University College of Law
January 26 “Addressing the Conditions Conducive to Terrorism: The Role of Civil Society in International Security”
Associate Professor of Law C. Cora True-Frost, Syracuse University College of Law
February 2 “The Meaning of Money: Translating Injury into Dollars”
Professor Valerie Hans, Cornell Law School
February 7 “Solar Climate Engineering and Intellectual Property: Toward a Research Commons”
Professor Joshua Sarnoff, DePaul University College of Law
February 16 “The Role of Judges in Democracies”
Professor Brian Leiter, University of Chicago Law School
February 23 “Deregulation and Regulating Inactivity under the Commerce Clause: The Unsuspected Parallel”
University Professor David Driesen, Syracuse University College of Law
March 23 “The Disappearing First Amendment”
Professor Ron Krotoszynski, University of Alabama School of Law
March 29 “Teaching Transactional Law Skills Through the Use of Simulation Exercises”
Associate Professor of Law Brian Krumm, University of Tennessee College of Law
April 6 “Rethinking Online Threats”
Professor of Law & Associate Dean for Graduate and Non-J.D. Programs Lyrissa Lidsky, University of Florida Levin College of Law