A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding Our differences, Shaping Our Future: Economy and Environment Dialogue
Mar
27
12:00 pm12:00

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding Our differences, Shaping Our Future: Economy and Environment Dialogue

Natalie Gochnour (Moderator), Associate Dean, School of Business; Director, Gardner Institute

Val Hale, Executive Director, Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development

Professor Brenda Bowen, Global Change and Sustainability Center

Lane Beattie, President and CEO, Salt Lake Chamber

Alan Matheson, Executive Director, Utah Department of Environmental Quality

Sponsored by the College of Social and Behavioral Science, the Hinckley Institute of Politics, the Department of Political Science, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Advisory Councils

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series: Understanding Our Differences, Shaping our Future, Terrorism, Foreign Policy, and American Democracy
Apr
10
12:00 pm12:00

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series: Understanding Our Differences, Shaping our Future, Terrorism, Foreign Policy, and American Democracy

Daniel K. Brady, Special Agent for Counter-Terrorism, FBI

Professor Amos Guiora, S.J. Quinney College of Law

Professor Brent Steele, Wormuth Chair, Department of Political Science

Ivy Estabrooke, Ph.D. Executive Director, USTAR

Moderator: Mark Button, Chair, Political Science

Sponsored by The College of Social and Behavioral Science, The Hinckley Institute of Politics, The Department of Political Science, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Advisory Councils

Pizza & Politics

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding out Differences, Shaping Our Future Race, Class and Gender Inequities in the U.S.
Apr
20
2:30 pm14:30

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding out Differences, Shaping Our Future Race, Class and Gender Inequities in the U.S.

Justice Christine Durham, Utah Supreme Court

Ron Gordon, Executive Director, Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice

Professor Claudia Geist, Social Department, U of U

Professor Gunseli Berik, Economics Department, U of U

Professor Edmund Fong, Political Science and Ethnic Studies, U of U

Moderator: Vice President Kathryn Stockton

Sponsored by the College of Social and Behavioral Science, the Hinckley Institute of Politics, the Department of Political Science, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Advisory Councils

Hinckley Caucus Room (Bldg 73, Rm 110)

Pizza & Politics

 


Raising our Babies: The Most Important Job in the World
Mar
23
6:30 pm18:30

Raising our Babies: The Most Important Job in the World

Panel Discussion: The Importance of Early Infant Care

Mary Nickles (Panel Moderator), Anchor, KUTV2 News

Elisabeth Conradt, Assistant Professor, University of Utah Department of Psychology

Lee Raby, Assistant Professor, University of Utah Department of Psychology

Russ Isabella, Associate Professor, University of Utah Department of Family and Consumer Studies

Cathleen Zick, Professor and Associate Dean, University of Utah College of Social and Behavioral Science

Co-sponsored by the University of Utah Department of Psychology, University of Utah Department of Family and Consumer Studies, and Raising of America

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

 

Panel Discussion-Women's Access to, and Impact in, Political Leadership
Mar
23
1:00 pm13:00

Panel Discussion-Women's Access to, and Impact in, Political Leadership

Sharon Mastracci, Associate Professor, Political Science Department, University of Utah, 2014-2015 Fulbright Scholar, faculty fellow, Hinckley Institute of Politics

Nichole Bauer, Assistant Professor, Political Science Department, University of Alabama

Co-sponsored by the Department of Economics and the Tanner Center for Human Rights

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73 Room 110)

Legislative Wrap-up
Mar
10
12:00 pm12:00

Legislative Wrap-up

President Wayne Niederhauser

Representative Brian King

Representative Patrice Arent

Speaker Greg Hughes

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Pizza & Politics

A Refugee's Reality: Stories from a Greek refugee camp
Mar
8
11:00 am11:00

A Refugee's Reality: Stories from a Greek refugee camp

Abdulazez Dukhan, an artist, founder of Through Refugee Eyes Facebook group, and a current Refugee

Submit a question to Abdulazez by clicking here

Co-sponsored by the Masters of Science in International Affairs and Global Enterprise program at the University of Utah

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Women's Week Panel: Rape is NOT Normal
Mar
6
12:00 pm12:00

Women's Week Panel: Rape is NOT Normal

Flor Olivo (moderator), Program Coordinator, Women’s Resource Center

Rachel A. Griffin, Assistant Professor of Communication, U of U

Romeo Jackson, Graduate Student, Ed Leadership and Policy U of U

Stephany Murguia, Outreach and Access Coordinator, Rape Recovery Center

Julie Valentine, Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, BYU

Presented by the Office for Equity and Diversity

PIZZA & POLITICS

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding Our Differences, Shaping our Future: Refugees and Immigration Policy
Mar
2
12:30 pm12:30

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding Our Differences, Shaping our Future: Refugees and Immigration Policy

Jason P. Perry, Moderator, Director, Hinckley Institute of Politics

Jason Mathis, Executive Director, Downtown Alliance

Professor Caren Frost, Director, Center for Research on Migration & Refugee Integration

Bradley H. Parker, Esq., Refugee Justice League of Utah

Aden Batar, Catholic Community Services

Derek Monson, Sutherland Institute

Sponsored by the College of Social and Behavioral Science, the Hinckley Institute of Politics, the Department of Political Science, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Advisory Councils

Could U.S./NATO Conflicts with Russia trigger WWIII?
Mar
1
12:00 pm12:00

Could U.S./NATO Conflicts with Russia trigger WWIII?

Reiner Braun, Co-president of the International Peace Bureau; a leader of the International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms

Co-sponsored by the Utah Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, Wasatch Coalition for Peace and Justice, Peace Advocacy Coalition, and the U of U Tanner Center for Human Rights

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Pizza & Politics

 

Here to Stay? Immigration, Executive Orders, and Community Action
Feb
23
1:00 pm13:00

Here to Stay? Immigration, Executive Orders, and Community Action

Felix Vivanco-Salazar (Student Moderator), BS Health Economics

Panelists: 

Luis Garza, Executive Director, Comunidades Unidas

Jim Winder, Sheriff, Salt Lake County

Marlene Gonzalez, Immigration Attorney, Gonzalez Law U.S.A.

Ze Min Ziao, Director for the Office of New Americans and Refugees, SLC County Mayor's Office

Presented by the Bennion Center

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Pizza & Politics

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding Our Differences, Shaping Our Future: Health Care in America
Feb
16
12:30 pm12:30

A Campus-Community Dialogue Series Understanding Our Differences, Shaping Our Future: Health Care in America

Dr. Vivian Lee, Senior Vice President, University Health Sciences, CEO University of Utah Health Care

Dr. Joseph Miner, Executive Director, Utah Health Department

Professor Norm Waitzman, Director, Health, Society, and Policy

Dean Cindy Berg (moderator) College of Social and Behavioral Science

Sponsored by The College of Social and Behavioral Science, The Hinckley Institute of Politics, The Department of Political Science, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Advisory Councils

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Mapping Social Media Networks with Big Data
Feb
13
12:00 pm12:00

Mapping Social Media Networks with Big Data

Dr. Kyujin Jung, professor, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea; an expert on big data, social media, and disaster research

Co-sponsored by Social Disaster & Safety Management Center, Korea University

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Pizza & Politics

Our Schools Now - Restoring Funds to Public Education
Jan
30
12:00 pm12:00

Our Schools Now - Restoring Funds to Public Education

Rich Kendall, Co-Chair, Education First Utah

Suzanne Harrison, 2016 State House candidate District 32

Shawn Teigen, Research Director, Utah Foundation

Allison Nicholson (moderator), Research Associate, Utah Education Policy Center

Hinckley Caucus Room (Building 73, Room 110)

Pizza & Politics

 

We live it. We breathe it. A discussion on systemic racism
Jan
19
12:30 pm12:30

We live it. We breathe it. A discussion on systemic racism

Alexis Baker, Undergraduate student and Black Student Union President

Erika George, Professor, College of Law

Maria Ledesma, Assistant Professor, College of Education

Kilo Zamora, Chair for the Salt Lake City Human Rights Commission and Associate Instructor, Division of Gender Studies

Franci Taylor (moderator), Director, American Indian Resource Center

Co-sponsored by the Office for Equity and Diversity in conjunction with Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Hinckley Caucus Room

Pizza & Politics

Research: Where can it take you?
Jan
18
12:00 pm12:00

Research: Where can it take you?

Hear about student research experiences and learn about research opportunities one campus and abroad!

Co-sponsored by Learning Abroad, Global U, Undergraduate Research, and the Hinckley Institute of Politics

Union Building 319

Pizza will be provided