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Spring 2020
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Ethical Performance", at Byron White Inn of Court, Loveland, CO (01/16/2020).
  • Debra Austin, Panelist, "Positive Legal Education: Training the Next Generation of Lawyer Leaders", at 2020 Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (01/03/2020).


Fall 2019
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Ethical Performance", at Winning Strategies Seminar I: Mindful Advocacy, Learning, Litigating and Leading on Mental Health Issues, Federal Public Defender Services Office, Austin, TX (12/05/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyers Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Ethical Performance", at Multi-track Federal Criminal Defense Seminar, Defender Services Office Training Division, Denver CO (08/17/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Well-being Skills for the Effective Lawyer Workshop", at Dayton Bar Association, Dayton, OH (09/19/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Hacking the Law Student Brain", at Dayton Law School, Dayton, OH (09/20/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Engage Me: The GPS of Hybrid Module Development for YouTube-Instagram Students", at Online & Hybrid Learning Pedagogy: Toward Defining Best Practices in Legal Education, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (09/27/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Lawyer Well-being: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly", at Wyoming State Bar 2019 Annual Meeting & Judicial Conference, Moran, WY (10/04/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Ethical Performance", at Winning Strategies Seminar I: Mindful Advocacy, Learning, Litigating and Leading on Mental Health Issues, Federal Public Defender Services Office, Austin, TX (12/05/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Newsgathering Panel", at Access and Accountability Conference 2019, Accountability in Partisan Times, Yale Law School (10/04/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Lunch Panel talk", at Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, Sturm College of Law (10/02/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Action Steps to Improve Judicial Records Access, Research, legislative, and policy projects for the non-clinician", at Access and Accountability Conference 2019, Accountability in Partisan Times, Yale Law School (10/05/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Impeachment Through History: High Crimes & Misdemeanors, the Process, & Potential Consequences", at American Constitution Society, Western Regional Convening, Sturm College of Law (10/25/2019).
  • Alan Chen, "The Impeachment Process", at Meeting of Heather Gardens Indivisible Group, Heather Gardens Association (11/12/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Impeachment Lunch Panel", at American Constitution Society, DU Student Chapter, Sturm College of Law (09/30/2019).
  • alexi freeman, "Inclusiveness and Professionalism", at Denver Law JD Orientation, Denver Law (08/13/2019).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Avoiding Tokenization: Lessons from Diverse Law Students in Ensuring an Inclusive, Equitable, and Supportive Legal Experience in the Field", at Center for Legal Inclusiveness 2019 Summitt, Denver, CO (07/29/2019).
  • alexi freeman, "Why a Pipeline Program Matters for PELA", at PELA Annual Retreat, Golden, CO (08/22/2019).
  • Nicole Godfrey, Panelist, "Awakening and Advocacy for Women's Suffrage (Paper: Suffragist Prisoners and the Importance of Protecting Prisoner Protest)", at The 19th Amendment at 100: From the Vote to Gender Equality, Akron, Ohio (09/20/2019).
  • Danielle Jefferis, Panelist, ""Immigration Detention and Abolition"", at Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform: From the Local to the Global, Austin, Texas (09/27/2019).
  • Scott Johns, "Discussion Group, Online Bar Review & Academic Support Programs", at Online & Hybrid Learning Pedagogy: Toward Defining Best Practices in Legal Education, Denver, Colorado (09/28/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Community Roundtable", at Colorado Migrahack, University of Denver, Denver, CO (09/27/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Removal Defense with No Relief in Sight", at Immigration Narratives, Civil Rights and Advocacy, Denver, CO (10/11/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panelist, "Social Justice Impacts of Neighborhood Drilling in Colordado", at Global Day of Action, Seattle, WA (11/18/2019).
  • Donald Smith, Panelist, "US Climate Changer Law & Policy: Today and the Future", at Elements of a "European," "International," "Global" Climate Consensus after Paris?, Dundee, Scotland (09/27/2019).


Summer 2019
  • Debra Austin, Panelist, "Legal Education Reimagined: Applying Neuroscience and Positive Psychology Research to Transform Legal Education and Develop Socially-Responsible Leaders, as part of the panel on The Science of Transformative Legal Education", at Law and Society, Washington, D.C. (06/01/2019).
  • Bernard Chao, "Damages' Punitive Divide", at Notre Dame Law School's Remedies Roundtable, Chicago, IL (06/20/2019).
  • Alan Chen, "First Amendment Rights and Wage Theft Picketing", at Centro Humanitario, Centro Humanitario (02/19/2019).
  • Alan Chen, "Current Issues Before the US Supreme Court", at Association of Professional Women, Public Affairs Committee, Denver (05/15/2019).
  • Alan Chen, "Free Speech's Second Century", at University of Denver University Lecture, University of Denver (05/15/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Advising Activists and Journalists in Investigations as a First Amendment Right", at Yale Freedom of Expression Scholars Conference 7, Yale Law School (04/27/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society", at El Paso County Bar Association, Law Day, Colorado Springs (05/07/2019).
  • Alan Chen, "Undercover Investigations and Free Speech", at University College Enrichment Series, University of Denver (03/06/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "1st Amendment and the Clash with Hate Speech, Crime, and Antisemitism", at DU Jewish Law Students Association, Sturm College of law (04/18/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Current Issues in Free Speech Before the US Supreme Court", at Constitutional Rights & Remedies Program, DU ACS chapter, DU Federalist Society Chapter, Sturm College of law (03/21/2019).
  • Alan Chen, "Qualified Immunity: A Judicial Assault on Police Accountability", at DU Federalist Society, Sturm College of law (02/26/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panel Chair, "What is Speech and Who May Speak?: Perspectives on the First Amendment & Campaign Finance", at 2019 Inaugural Civil Rights Summit, Sturm College of law (02/15/2019).
  • K.K. DuVivier, Panelist, "Articles to Action: Making a Difference in Sustainable LawGoing Beyond the Pen", at Annual Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators, Arizona State University Sandra Day OConnor College of Law (05/10/2019).
  • K.K. DuVivier, "Politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians", at Colorado Science & Engineering Policy Fellowship, Denver, Colorado (06/05/2019).
  • K.K. DuVivier, "Policy InterventionPooling and unitization for wind and oil/gas", at Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation, Austin, Texas (06/14/2019).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Centering Student Stories in the Classroom", at Applied Legal Storytelling Conference, Boulder, CO (07/11/2019).
  • Nicole Godfrey, Panelist, "Media Advocacy in Clinical Teaching: Reclaiming Client Narratives in a Time of Polarization", at AALS 2019 Conference on Clinical Legal Education, San Francisco, CA (05/06/2019).
  • Nicole Godfrey, Panelist, "A Multi-Tiered Approach to Providing Access to the Courts by People in Prison", at 2019 ABA/NLADA Equal Justice Conference, Louisville, KY (05/10/2019).
  • Kristen Hulse, Panelist, "Applied EQ at All Stages of Lawyer Development", at Professional Development Consortium Annual Conference, Nashville, TN (07/11/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, ""Sanctuary" Values", at Law and Society Association 2019 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC (05/31/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panelist, "Forced Pooling as Private Eminent Domain", at Association of Law Property and Society, Syracuse, NY (05/18/2019).
  • Govind Persad, "Pricing Drugs Fairly", at Regulation and Innovation in the Biosciences, Copenhagen, Denmark (06/10/2019).
  • Govind Persad, "Health Insurance and the Value of Treatment Differentiation", at Health Law Professors, Chicago, IL (06/05/2019).
  • Govind Persad, Panelist, "Financial Risk Protection and Universal Coverage", at RIBS/CEBiL Public Symposium, University of Copenhagen (06/12/2019).
  • Eli Wald, "Jewish Lawyers and the Legal Profession: The End of the Affair?", at Jewish and American Law: A Comparative Study, , Touro Law Center, Islip, NY (04/01/2019).
  • Eli Wald, "Diversity in the Legal Profession in the 21st Century: Challenges and Next Steps", at Larimer County bar Association Annual Ethics Seminar, Fort Collins, CO (04/17/2019).
  • Eli Wald, "The New Lawyer Statesmen", at Legal Ethics Schmooze, University of California, Irvine Law School, Irvine, CA (06/07/2019).
  • Eli Wald, Panelist, "Advancing Inclusivity and Reducing the Gender Pay Gap in the Practice of Law", at Colorado Bar Association, Denver, CO (06/20/2019).


Spring 2019
  • Rachel Arnow-Richman, Panelist, "Can Litigation Narrow the Gender Pay Gap for Women Lawyers?", at Birnbaum Womens Leadership Networks symposium Fair Enough? The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act at 10 Years., NYU (01/28/2019).
  • Rachel Arnow-Richman, "Do Harassers Need Due Process? Winners, Losers & Employer Incentives in the Wake of #MeToo", (01/18/2019).
  • Rachel Arnow-Richman, Panel Chair, "A. Equal Pay: How Individuals Can take Action in the Workplace", at DU Sturm College of Law Inaugural Civil Rights Summit, Denver Law (02/15/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Leveraging the Professional Brain", at Women in Leadership Professional Development Series, TTEC, Englewood, CO (02/27/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Performance", at Colorado Trial Lawyers Association Blockbuster Seminar, DoubleTree by Hilton Denver, Denver, CO (01/24/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Hidden Connections: The Intersection of Inclusion and Well-being", at Sturm College of Law Lunch Presentation Series, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, CO (11/06/2018).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Performance", at Senior Womens Corporate Counsel Conference, The Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa, Avon, CO (11/03/2018).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Performance", at " Young Lawyers Conference of the Virginia State Bar Association, Webinar Virginia State Bar Association (02/26/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Addressing Law Student & Lawyer Well-being", at The Legal Revolution Monthly Meeting, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, CO (02/20/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Self-Care for Service Professionals", at Public Good Distinction Program, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, CO (02/12/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Teaching Professionalism and Well-being Skills for the Effective Lawyer", at Western Legal Writing Regional Conference, University of California, Irvine School of Law, Irvine, CA (09/29/2018).
  • Debra Austin, "Stress and Performance: Optimizing Cognitive Function and Effectiveness", at DepoSpan Conference, Hilton City Center, Denver, CO (09/14/2018).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain to Improve Wellbeing and Enhance Performance", at ABA Webinar, Career Development Series, Online Webinar (04/12/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "The Neurobiology of Emotion and Strengthening the Mind", at Wake Forest Law Review Cognitive Emotion and the Law Symposium, Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, NC (02/22/2019).
  • Debra Austin, Panelist, "Key Strategies for Implementing Mindfulness Programs and Measuring Impact", at National Association for Law Placement (NALP) Annual Education Conference, San Diego, CA (04/10/2019).
  • Debra Austin, "Addressing Lawyer and Law Student Well-being", at Colorado Supreme Court Lawyer Well-being Task Force, Denver CO (03/27/2019).
  • Bernard Chao, "How Evidence of Subsequent Remedial Measures Matter", at Civil Jury Academic Roundtable, NYU School of Law (04/24/2019).
  • Bernard Chao, Panel Chair, "Jury Decision Making", at Driven by Data, Empircal Studies in Civil Litigation and Health Law, University of Denver Law School (02/08/2019).
  • Bernard Chao, "Saliency, Anchors and Frames: A Multicomponent Damages Experiment", at American Psychology and Law Society Conference, Portland Oregon (03/15/2019).
  • Bernard Chao, "How Evidence of Subsequent Remedial Measures and Rule 407 Affect Decisions", at American Psychology and Law Society Conference, Portland Oregon (03/15/2019).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Has the First Amendment Been Weaponized?", at DU Federalist Society, Sturm College of Law (01/15/2019).
  • KK DuVivier, Panelist, "Resources for Local Land Use and Sustainability", at Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute, 2019 Annual Conference: Designing for the Future: Building Enduring Value, Denver (03/08/2019).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Activism and the Law", at DU Inaugural Civil Rights Summitt, Denver Law (02/15/2019).
  • Nicole Godfrey, "The First Amendment in Prison (Moderator)", at 2018 Prisoners' Advocates Conference, Denver, CO (10/05/2018).
  • Nicole Godfrey, "Abolition of the Current Criminal Justice System (Moderator)", at 2019 Inaugural Civil Rights Summit In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union, Denver, CO (02/15/2019).
  • Nicole Godfrey, Panelist, "Prison Reform", at Louisiana Law Review Symposium: Criminal Justice Reform: Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the LSU Law Clinics, Baton Rouge, LA (02/01/2019).
  • Nicole Godfrey, Panelist, "Prisoners' Rights & Holding Prisons Accountable", at 2019 Inaugural Civil Rights Summit: In Pursuit of a More Perfect Union, Denver, CO (02/15/2019).
  • Kristen Hulse, Panelist, "Confidence Challenges vs. Competence Challenges: Exploring Tools for Combating Imposter Syndrome", at AALS - Clinical Conference, San Francisco (05/05/2019).
  • Danielle Jefferis, Panelist, "Prisoners' Rights and Prison Accountability", at DU Civil Rights Summit, DU (02/15/2019).
  • Danielle Jefferis, "Constitutionally Unaccountable: Privatized Immigration Detention - Work-in-Progress", at AALS Clinical Conference, San Francisco, CA (05/07/2019).
  • Danielle Jefferis, Panelist, "International Solidarity and Abolition", at Harvard Law Review Prison Abolition Symposium, Cambridge, Mass. (04/11/2019).
  • Danielle Jefferis, Panelist, "Federal Prisoners and Access to Federal Court", at Louisiana Law Review Symposium, LSU Law (02/01/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "A brief history of immigration detainers", at Crimmigration Law & Policy 2019 Event Series: Upending Local Immigration Imprisonment: Immigration Detainer Challenges., Univ. of Denver Sturm College of Law (04/16/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "The sanctuary lens: Seeing the values that shape our debates over sanctuary", at University of California San Diego, United States Immigration Policy Section: Immigration Politics & Policy in the Age of Trump., San Diego, CA (04/17/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Putting ICE on Ice", at American Bar Association 2019 Midyear Meeting, Las Vegas, NV (01/25/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, ""Sanctuary" Values", at American Association of Law Schools 2019 Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA (01/05/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, "Oral Testimony, Protect Colorado Residents From Federal Government Overreach, H.B. 19-1124, 72nd Gen. Assem.", at Colorado General Assembly, 72nd Session, House State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee, Denver, CO (03/28/2019).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panel Chair, "When being in America is a Crime", at Inaugural Civil Rights Summit, University of Denver Law School (02/15/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, "SB 19-181 - Definition of Waste", at Colorado House Energy & Environment Committee, Denver, CO (03/18/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, "Takings Primer and Regulation of Oil and Gas", at Colorado Bar Association - Civil Rights Section, Denver, CO (03/11/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, "SB 19-181 - Fiscal Impacts of Leaving Oil and Gas in the Ground", at Colorado Senate Finance Committee, Denver, CO (03/07/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panel Chair, "COGCC v Martinez - What's Next?", Denver, CO (02/28/2019).
  • Kevin Lynch, "SB 19-181 - Definition of Waste", at Colorado Senate Transportation and Energy Hearing, Denver, CO (03/05/2019).
  • Ved Nanda, "Keynote: Religious Freedom, the United Nations, and International Law", at Interfaith Conference on Freedom of Religion, Seattle (12/08/2018).
  • Govind Persad, Panel Chair, "The Ethics and Law of Health Insurance", at American Philosophical Association, Central Division, Denver, CO (02/23/2019).
  • Govind Persad, "How Can Genetic Engineering Technologies Make Our Lives Better?", at Denver Public Schools, World Cafe, (03/02/2019).
  • Govind Persad, Panelist, "Comments on "Anger, Revenge, and Tort Law"", at American Philosophical Association, Eastern Division, Denver (02/22/2019).
  • Govind Persad, Panel Chair, "Health Insurance Studies", at Driven by Data: Empirical Studies in Civil Litigation and Health Law, University of Denver Law Schoo (02/08/2019).
  • Govind Persad, "Lifetime Limits: An Ethical Analysis", at Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics Faculty Workshop Series, Washington, DC (02/27/2019).
  • Laura Rovner, "Why US prisons need to abolish solitary confinement", at TEDxMileHigh, Denver, CO (12/01/2018).
  • Don Smith, ""Unconventional Oil & Gas Development in the US"", at Lecture to University of Copenhagen class (via Zoom video conferencing software) on "International Energy Law and Sustainability", Students were in Copenhagen; I was lecturing from Denver (02/20/2019).
  • Eli Wald, "Cybersecurity for Lawyers in the Discovery/Pre-Breach Stage", at Baylor Law School, Waco, TX (01/14/2019).
  • Eli Wald, Panelist, "Ethical Considerations in Land Use", at Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute, Denver, CO (03/07/2019).


Fall 2018
  • Bernard Chao, Panelist, "WesternGeco v. ION Geophysical", at 2018 Supreme Court IP Review: Patent Edition, IIT Chicago Kent College of Law (9/21/2018).
  • Bernard Chao, "Saliency, Anchors and Frames: A Multicomponent Damages Experiment", at IP Speaker Series, George Washington Law School (10/10/2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Judge Kavanaugh's Nomination and the Implications for Administrative, Constitutional, and Environmental Law", at American Constitution Society, Colorado Lawyer Chapter and DU Student Chapter, Sturm College of Law (September 5, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Unpresidented - Legal & Constitutional Questions in the Age of Trump", at William E. Doyle Inn of Court, Denver (09/26/2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Litigating Damages: Qualified Immunity and Trial Strategies", at 2018 Prisoners' Advocates Conference, Sturm College of Law (10/05/2018).
  • K.K. DuVivier, "Costs & Consequences of Wake Effects with Wind Energy", at 8th Annual Energy Policy Research Conference--EPRC8, Boise, Idaho (09/07/2018).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Securing the Right to a Lawyer: A Workshop on Leveraging the Law School Classroom to Combat the Access to Justice Crisis", at 2018 SALT Teaching Conference, University Park, PA (10/05/2018).
  • Kristen Hulse, "Emotional Intelligence: Navigating your Legal Career Through Engagement", at Professional Development Orientation for Junior Associates at Davis Graham & Stubbs, Denver, CO (10/17/2018).
  • Kristen Hulse, Panelist, "Professional Development from the Podium", at 2018 NALP ALI-CLE Professional Development Institute, Washington, DC (11/30/2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Mapping the Immigration Right to Counsel", at Abe Krash and the Legal Legacy of Gideon v. Wainwright, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (Sept. 14, 2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Crimmigration and Denver Laws Immigration Law and Policy Clinic", at I.C.E. Cold: International & Domestic Implications of U.S. Immigration Policy, University of Denver (Denver, CO) (Aug. 30, 2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Sanctuary Values", at Crimmigration Control International Net of Studies IV - Mobility and Security in an Era of Globalisation: Crimmigration at a Crossroads?, London, UK (10/06/2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Sanctuary Cities and Protecting Immigrants and Refugees", at Civil Rights Behind Bars: Immigration Law Forum, University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis MN (11/01/2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, ""Sanctuary" as Civil Rights Discourse", at Seminario internacionale: crInmigración: control de la inmigración y Derecho penal en perspectiva comparada., Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain (12/11/2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Cities as Havens: The Evolution of Sanctuary Policies", at Symposium: Remodeling Sanctuary: Urban Immigration in a New Era, Fordham University School of Law (11/09/2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Voices of Immigrant Prisoners", at Student Immigration Law Coalition, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (11/08/2018).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panelist, "Fracking and Takings: A Forum on Colorado's Ballot Initiatives", Denver, CO (10/02/2018).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panelist, "Debate on Amendment 74 and Proposition 112", at University of Colorado - Environmental Law Society, Boulder, CO (10/24/2018).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panelist, "Fracking the Public Trust", at Leslie K. McAllister Symposium on Climate & Energy Law, San Diego, CA (11/09/2018).
  • Kevin Lynch, Panelist, "Policy Update - Colorado Proposition 112", at Urban Land Institute - Colorado Community Development Council, Denver, CO (09/27/2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "The Rights of Migrants and Asylum Seekers", at International Career Advancement Program, The Aspen Institute, Aspen (10/04/2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Hinduism and Human Rights", at Brew Theology, community gathering, Denver (Aug. 9 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Democracy and Rule of Law in India and the US", at Indian Consul General, India's Independence Day Celebration Dinner, Dallas (Aug 14 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, Panelist, "US Immigration Law and Policy and Its International Implications", at US Immigration Law - Sturm International Law Society lunch, Sturm (Aug 30 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Human Rights and Human Dignity in Ancient India", at Conference on Comparative Religions and Human Rights, Dallas (Aug 3 2018).
  • Justin Pidot, Panelist, "Perspectives from the Frontlines: Native American Leadership in the Fight to Save Bears Ears", at Shaking the Foundations 2018, Stanford Law School (10/13/2018).
  • Colleen Scarola, Panelist, "Administering Implicit Bias in the Clinical and Externship Settings-Am I the Problem?", at Southern Clinical Conference, Colombia, South Carolina (10/19/2018).
  • Colleen Scarola, "What Happens on Social Media ... Could Derail Your Legal Career: Incorporating Professional Social Media Use Into Experiential Learning (Working Title)", at Southern Clinical Conference, Colombia, South Carolina (10/19/2018).
  • Don Smith, ""No ordinary lawsuit: Will Juliana v. United States put the judiciary at the center of US climate change policy?", at Meeting with the faculty of the University of Dundee, Scotland, School of Law, Dundee, Scotland (12/10/2018).
  • Don Smith, ""Impact of mid-term US elections on Trump administration energy and environmental policies"", at University of Copenhagen, Denmark, "Climate Change Law & Policy" course, Copenhagen, Denmark (11/15/2018).
  • Celia Taylor, Panel Chair, "Still Too Big To Fail", at Lehman 10 Years Later: Lessons Learned?", Loyola Chicago (Sept 13, 2018).
  • Eli Wald, "Government Lawyers  Who is the Client?", at Colorado County Attorneys Association, Fort Collins, CO (11/15/2018).
  • Eli Wald, "Colo. RPC 8.4(g), Lawyers, Discrimination and Free Speech", at 2018 Ethics 7.0, Colorado Bar Association, Denver, CO (11/16/2018).
  • Annecoos Wiersema, "The Collateral Legal Implications of Sport Hunting as a Tool for Conservation", at The Conservation Symposium, South Africa (11/05/2018).
  • Annecoos Wiersema, "Hard Legal Questions About Trophy Hunting", at Climate/Energy Workshop, UCLA School of Law (09/26/2018).


Summer 2018
  • Debra Austin, "New Year, New Goal for Faculty and Students: Zealously Guard Your Wellbeing for Peak Performance", at Legal Writing Institute, Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, WI (July 12, 2018).
  • Stacey Bowers, "Understanding and Analyzing Commercial Lease Agreements", at Clear Law Institute: Online Continuing Education, Webinar (5/23/2018).
  • Stacey Bowers, "Redlining is a Skill", at Transactional Law and Skills Conference, Emory University School of Law (6/1/18).
  • Stacey Bowers, "Integrating Learning Through Teaching", at Transactional Law and Skills Conference, Emory University School of Law (6/2/18).
  • Bernard Chao, "Saliency, Anchors and Frames: A Multicomponent Damages Experiment", at Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, UC Berkeley Law School (August 9, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Free Speech Issues on College Campuses", at Summit of University and College Presidents, Colorado Springs, CO (July 13, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Reviewing The Supreme Court's 2017/18 Term: A Panel Discussion", at The Federalist Society, Colorado Lawyers Chapter, Denver (July 10, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, "Free Speech on College Campuses", DU Morgridge School of Education (May 7, 2018).
  • K.K. DuVivier, "Sustainable Power: Law & Policy Initiatives", at Arizona State University Sandra Day OConnor College of Law Annual Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators, Phoenix (May 11, 2018).
  • K.K. DuVivier, "Saving the Earth through Alternative Energy?", at Denver Law Natural Resources & Environmental Law SocietyEarth Week, Denver (April 4, 2018).
  • Kristen Hulse, "How Active Listening Can Open Doors to New Opportunities", at Professional Development Consortium Annual Conference, Portland, OR (7/20/18).
  • Martin Katz, Panelist, "Entrepreneurial Mindset - Your Professional Growth", at Government Entrepreneurial Leadership Accelerator, Boulder, CO (5/14/18).
  • Tamara Kuennen, "Understanding Effects of Intimate Partner Violence on Children", at Domestic Violence Program Guardian Ad Litem Training, Denver, CO (May 10, 2018).
  • Tamara Kuennen, "Pursuing Accountability for Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Violence", at AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Chicago, IL (May 2, 2018).
  • Tamara Kuennen, "Intimate Partner Violence", at Colorado Women's Bar Association Continuing Legal Education, (February 16, 2018).
  • Tamara Kuennen, "Confronting Tensions Between State Involvement in Domestic Violence Cases & Survivor Autonomy", at Colorado Action in Advocacy Conference, Vail, CO (June 4, 2018).
  • Kevin Lynch, "Forced Pooling as Private Eminent Domain", at Columbia/Sabin Colloquium on Innovative Environmental Scholarship, New York, NY (6/1/2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Importance of Close Relationship Between U.S. and India for Regional Stability and Global Peace", at International Maheshwari Rajasthani Convention, San Francisco (July 1).
  • Ved Nanda, "Nuclear Weapons and Global Peace", at gathering of UNESCO Peace Center scholars and faculty, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India (Jul 25, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "US - India Partnership for stability in Asia", at 51 NGO groups, Houston (June 2 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "India, China, and the US - Complicated Relationships", at Community NGO conference, Tampa (May 26, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "US-Russia Relations - Entering an Era of New Cold War?", at Faculty Gathering, Florida Southern University, Tampa (May 25, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "73 Years After Hiroshima - What Does Law Have to Do With Nuclear Weapons", at Arizona State Bar Association Annual Conference, Phoenix (June 28, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Awareness of the Indic Traditions in the West", at gathering of visiting western educators, Tibetan Buddhist University, Sarnath, India (July 24, 2018).
  • David Thomson, Panel Chair, "Catch the Wave: Teaching Skills Courses Online", at Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute, Milwaukee, WI (July 13, 2018).
  • Ann Vessels, Panelist, "Veterans Clinic Design- Digging Deeper with Curriculum and Examples", at National Law School Veterans Cllinic Consortium, Webinat (May 23, 2018).
  • Eli Wald, "Lawyers and Cybersecurity", at Colorado Hispanic Bar Association, Denver, CO (5/23/2018).
  • Eli Wald, Panelist, "Anatomy of a Hack: Learning From Successful Law Firm Cyberattacks", at Logikcull Education Webinar, (July 18, 2018).
  • Eli Wald, "JUDICIAL ETHICS: HANDLING THE INCOMPETENT LAWYER", at Colorado Office of Administrative Courts, Denver, CO (6/1/2018).


Spring 2018
  • Rachel Arnow-Richman, Panelist, "Front Page News: Voice and the #MeToo Movement", at Real News Day, State Capitol (4/27/18).
  • Debra Austin, "Three Tips to Enhance Mental Strength: Mindfulness, Meditation & Gratitude", at ALWD Innovative Teaching Workshop, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (March 23, 2018).
  • Debra Austin, "Optimizing the Lawyer Brain: Improve Well-being and Enhance Ethical Performance", at Criminal Law Symposium sponsored by the University of Illinois College of Law and the Federal Defenders Office for the Central District of Illinois, University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign, IL (April 19, 2018).
  • Debra Austin, "Could Improving Lawyer Wellbeing Promote Social Progress?", at Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (March 23, 2018).
  • Debra Austin, Panelist, "Applying Positive Psychology and Strengths-Oriented Approaches in Teaching", at 2018 Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA (January 6, 2018).
  • Bernard Chao, "Lost Profits in a Multicomponent World", at PatCon 8, University of San Diego Law School (March 3, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Tweet of the Nation", at Denver Press Club, Denver (February 1, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "Free Speech Cases in the October 2017 Supreme Court Term", Sturm College of Law (4/17/2018).
  • Alan Chen, Panelist, "The Role of Transparency and Free Speech in the Animal Rights Movement", at Uproar: The Intersection of Animals and the Law, Sturm College of Law (February 9, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, "Free Speech, Rational Deliberation, and Some Truths About Lies", at Yale Freedom of Expression Scholars Conference 2018 (FESC VI), Yale Law School (April 28, 2018).
  • Alan Chen, "The Freedom of Non-Speech", at Yale Freedom of Expression Scholars Conference 2018 (FESC VI), Yale Law School (April 29, 2018).
  • Roberto Corrada, "Rethinking Grade Appeals", at University of Denver Teaching and Learning Day, University of Denver Anderson Academic Commons (2/13/2018).
  • Ian Farrell, "Juvenile Rights and Law Enforcement", at Educating Children of Color Summit, Colorado College, Colorado Springs (January 13, 2018).
  • alexi freeman, Panel Chair, "New Clinicians- academic component", at Externships 9- coming of age, Athens, Ga (March 9).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "The Power of the State and Our Many Client Communities", at 2018 AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Chicago (4/30/2018).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Course Design", at Inclusivity, Equity, and Social Justice in the Law School Classroom: A Workshop on Best Practices, (October 6, 2017).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Confronting the Bull in the China Shop: Addressing Privilege, Power and Identity in Externship Teaching and Programming", at Externships 9: Coming of Age, Athens, Ga (March 9).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "The justice mission of Externships: preparing our students to advocate for justice", at Externships 9: coming of age, Athens Ga (March 10).
  • alexi freeman, Panelist, "Public Service at Denver Law", at Denver Law Alumni Council, (February 6, 2017).
  • alexi freeman, "Movement Lawyering 101", Harvard Law School (October 2017).
  • alexi freeman, Panel Chair, "Calling our Water and Civil Rights Leaders to Solidarity and Collective Action", at University of Denver Water Law Review 11th Symposium, Denver, CO (3/30/18).
  • Martin Katz, Panelist, "Leadership Development for Faculty Members and Senior Staff: Collaboration between Law School and University", at AALS Annual Conference, San Diego, CA (1/6/18).
  • Martin Katz, Panelist, "Confronting Challenges in Legal Education and the Legal ProfessionThought Leaders Talk Leadership, Culture, and Innovation: Entrepreneurial Leadership", at AALS Annual Conference, San Diego, CA (1/6/18).
  • Tamara Kuennen, "Dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence", at Colorado Women's Bar Association Continuing Legal Education, Denver, CO (February 16, 2018).
  • Tamara Kuennen, Panelist, "Continuing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases", at National Judicial Instiute on Domestic Violence, Sturm College of Law (January 26-27, 2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, "Oral Testimony, Colorado Politician Accountability Act, H.B. 18-1178", at House State, Veterans & Military Affairs Committee, 71st General Assembly, Denver, CO (Mar. 14, 2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, ""Sanctuary Cities" and the "Rule of Law"", at University of Cincinnati College of Law, Immigration & Nationality Law Review, Cincinnati, OH (Feb. 19, 2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Clinical Pedagogy in an Era of Mass Incarceration", at Association of American Law Schools, 2018 Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Chicago, IL (April 30, 2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, Panelist, "Fighting for Sanctuary: A Vehicle for Learning About Advocacy and Social Justice", at Association of American Law Schools, 2018 Conference on Clinical Legal Education, Chicago, IL (5/1/2018).
  • Christopher Lasch, ""Courthouses" in "Strategies for Sanctuary Spaces in the Age of Deportations, Defunding, and President Donald Trump"", at Harvard Law School Bicentennial, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA (Apr. 20, 2018).
  • Rachel Moran, Panelist, "Evidentiary Issues in Litigating Police Misconduct.", at Seattle Journal for Social Justice Symposium, Seattle, WA (4/6/2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Int'l Law and the Maintenance of International Peace and Security", at Eminent Professors Lecture Series, Univ. of Delhi, India (Jan 22, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Human Rights are an Integral Part of Education", at Conference on Value of Education, Boston (4/21).
  • Ved Nanda, "Human Impacts on Climate Change", at Climate Change and International Law, San Antonio (4/28).
  • Ved Nanda, "Service Above Self- the Role of NGOs", at Gurgaon Rotary Club., Gurgaon, India (Jan 29 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Publication Opportunities for Teachers and Research Scholars in Law", at Eminent Professors Lecture Series, Univ. of Delhi Faculty of Law (Jan 24, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "India-US Relations in the Future", at Public Lecture, Delhi School of Transnational Affairs, Univ. of Delhi (Jan 22, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Climate Change and Environmental Implications", at Implications of Climate Change, Univ. So Florida - Tampa (12/31/2017).
  • Ved Nanda, "US-India Relations and the Role of Media", at The Future of US-India Relations, Atlanta (12/30/2017).
  • Ved Nanda, "Religion, Democracy, and the Rule of Law", at Human Rights NGOs gathering, Austin (12/23/2017).
  • Ved Nanda, "The Role of Religion in the Maintenance of International Peace & Security", at International Religious Conference, Boston (12/9/2017).
  • Ved Nanda, Panelist, "Education and Religion for World Peace", at Education and Religion for World Peace, Pusa Institute, New Delhi (Feb 23 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Orientation on International Law: India / Pakistan Case", at Eminent Professors Lecture Series, Univ. of Delhi Faculty of Law (Jan 23 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "The Role of Non-Governmental Organizations in Bringing Societal Changes", at Delhi Midwest Rotary, Delhi, India (Jan 27 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, Panelist, ""Business and Human Rights in the Global Economy: The Changing Landscape."", at American Leadership in International Economic Law in the 21st Century, Gonzaga Univ. Law School (Spokane WA).
  • Ved Nanda, "Religion and World Peace Symposium", at Religion and World Peace Symposium, San Jose CA (Apr 8 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "US Compliance with International Law", at American Bar Assn - Louis B. Sohn Award acceptance, NYC (April 19 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, ""Hot Topics of International Concern"", at The Denver Tuesday Morning Club, Denver Country Club, Denver (March 13, 2018).
  • Ved Nanda, "Geopolitical Challenges: Afghanistan, Iran, and North Korea", at Commerce City Rotary Club, (March 28, 2018).
  • Justin Pidot, Panelist, "Federal Lands in the Trump Era", at Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute Annual Conference, DU Law School (3/8/2018).
  • Justin Pidot, "Bears Ears National Monument Litigation", BYU Law School (4/4/2018).
  • Justin Pidot, Panelist, "Relevant Parcel Analysis and Murr: Understanding the Supreme Court's Latest Takings Case", at Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute Annual Conference, DU Law School (3/9/2018).
  • Justin Pidot, "Regulatory Dormancy", at Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute Workshop, DU Law (3/9/2018).
  • Justin Pidot, Panelist, "Carbon in the Courts: A case law update on NEPA review of project-level emissions", at Colorado Bar Association Environmental Law CLE Luncheon, (4/17/2018).
  • Laura Rovner, Panelist, "The Courts' Impact on Solitary Confinement Reform", at Rethinking Solitary Confinement: Where Do We Go From Here, New York, NY (April 27, 2018).
  • Colleen Scarola, Panelist, "Email, Social Media, and Professionalism for Externs", at Externships 9 Conference, Athens, Georgia (March 10, 2018).
  • Catherine Smith, "Early Childhood Workshop", at University of Florida Early Childhood Workshop, Gainesville, FL (April 6 and April 7).
  • Catherine Smith, Panelist, ""Taking Association Discrimination Seriously," Panel on Relationships in Employment Discrimination Law", at American Association of Law Schools, San Diego (January 5).
  • Catherine Smith, "State Action that Penalizes Children as Evidence of Animus Against Their Politically Unpopular Parents", at Faculty Development Workshop, Southern Methodist University Law School, Dallas, TX (April 4, 2018).
  • Catherine Smith, Panelist, "Children and Association Discrimination", at Loving Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: A Symposium Reflecting on Loving v. Virginia on its 50th Anniversary, University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, VA (January 25-26, 2018).
  • Catherine Smith, Panelist, "AALS-Workshop for Pre-tenure Professors of Color, Teaching and Service", at American Association of Law Schools, San Diego (January 6, 2018).
  • Don Smith, "USA Climate Change Law & Policy", at Lecture to University of Copenhagen, Denmark, School of Law course on "World Climate Change Policies", Denver/Copenhagen (April 6, 2018).
  • David Thomson, "Teaching 1L Lawyering Process in a Hybrid Format", at Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference, Denver, CO (March 24, 2018).
  • David Thomson, Panelist, "AALS Section on Technology, Law, and Legal Education", at AALS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA (01/05/18).
  • Ann Vessels, Panel Chair, "Clinic Design for the New and Experienced Clinician", at Veterans Clinic Conference 2018, Washington DC (2/28/18).
  • Eli Wald, Panelist, "The Ethics of Representing Tribes", at Federal Bar Associations 43rd Annual Indian Law Conference, Scottsdale, AZ (4/6/2018).
  • Eli Wald, "Lawyers and Sexual Harassment: The Case of Weinstein and Boies  Conflicts, Dishonesty, Confidentiality and Selection of Clients and Cases", at Colorado Trial Lawyers Associations Blockbuster, Denver, CO (1/19/2018).
  • Eli Wald, "Lawyers and Sexual Harassment: The Case of Weinstein and Boies  Conflicts, Dishonesty, Confidentiality and Selection of Clients and Cases", at Larimer County Bar Association Annual Ethics Seminar, Fort Collins, CO (4/18/18).
  • Eli Wald, "Engineers Ethical Duties in Practice: Cybersecurity and Mobility", at National Society of Professional Engineers Colorado Chapter, Denver, CO (3/28/2018).
  • Eli Wald, "CLE Presenter, The Legal Ethics of Social Media: Dos and Donts", at Aurora Bar Association, Aurora, CO (2/22/2018).
  • Annecoos Wiersema, "Hunting and Trade for Conservation: Beyond the Rhetoric", at Uproar: The Intersection of Animals and the Law, University of Denver SCOL (February 9, 2018).
  • Annecoos Wiersema, "Lessons from the US-Mexico Border Wall for International Wildlife Lawyers", at 18th International Wildlife Law Conference, Tilburg, The Netherlands (April 18, 2018).


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