“Connecting Communities of Discourse: How the Judiciary, Academia, Government, and International Institutions Further the Work of Religious Freedom”
Sunday–Tuesday, 4–6 October
This year’s symposium will bring together scholars, judges, and government and religious leaders from more than forty countries to discuss challenges and successes in implementing principles of religious liberty worldwide.
The symposium will convene at BYU’s J. Reuben Clark Law School. The opening addresses will be by Anastasia Crickley and Justice Pius Nikonzo Langa.
"Making Sense of the Crisis in Gaza," moderator: James A. Toronto, associate professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies; panel: Chad Emmett, associate professor of geography; Joshua Gubler, assistant professor of political science; R. Quinn Mecham, an assistant professor of political science, NOON, 238 HRCB
Wednesday, 10 September
"Career Reflections: Business," Roger Gardiner, managing director, Credit Risk Management and Advisory, Goldman Sachs, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB
“The Asian Century: Australia's Experience and Strategic Opportunities for America,” former Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard, currently chair of the board of the Global Partnership for Education, Wednesday, 17 September 11:00 A.M., Utah Museum of Fine Arts auditorium, SLC
"The Meaning of the Welfare State: The Welfare State Debate and Danish Literature," Lasse Horne Kjældgaard, director, The Society for Danish Language and Literature in Copenhagen, NOON, 238 HRCB
11:00 A.M.–2:00 P.M., Marigold Quad
11:00 A.M. or 3:00 P.M., Varsity Theatre
"Lying About History," Mills Kelly, professor of history, George Mason University, NOON, 238 HRCB