DECADES OF REFLECTION

John Martinez announces his retirement from the U’s S.J. Quinney College of Law and discusses 30 years of teaching and how things have changed.

THE U’S AMAZING RACE

University of Utah law students organize a 100-mile spirit run on April 7-8 in support of dean.

What is social media’s role in stopping fake news?

The Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium at the U on Oct. 18 brings together leading journalists, scholars, thought leaders and social media executives to investigate problems arising from a changing media world.

CURBING OPIOID ADDICTION

A new seminar course at the S.J. Quinney College of Law presents the opioid crisis through the lens of regulatory failures to properly address the issue β€” while providing students with critical thinking skills and tools to change the landscape in the future.

LEGAL EDUCATION TOOL FOR NON-LAWYERS

New Master of Legal Studies program will launch in fall of 2018 to provide non-law professionals training on the legal system.

YOUNG LEADERS CREATING CHANGE

Nubia PeΓ±a, recent College of Law graduate, was selected as one of the top 25 law students in the country by National Jurist magazine for her commitment to social justice, empowering marginalized communities and developing new young leaders of color.

TAKING FLIGHT

Before law graduate Gary Wilkinson was a standout college and professional basketball player, he was a high school dropout and juvenile court defendant.

GOING GREEN

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law awarded prestigious LEED platinum designation for green design.

THE JOURNEY HOME

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jim Holbrook started his journey to becoming a skilled mediator, celebrated mentor and advocate for military veterans on the battlefields of Vietnam. He’s spent a lifetime coming to terms with the acts of war he experienced there. As Veterans Day approaches, he is part of a new documentary, β€œThe Journey Home,” which will be screened at the S.J. Quinney College of Law on Nov. 10 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War.