Law & Pop Culture

Lecture Poster - April 13

Law, Politics, and the Media Lecture Series

Time: Wednesday, April 13th at 4:00 PM

Location: Dineen Hall, Feinberg Lecture Hall – Room 360

Law & Pop Culture 

Speaker: Robert Thompson

Dubbed the “pop culture ambassador” by the Associated Press, Robert Thompson has contributed to hundreds of radio and TV programs and publications.

He is the founding director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture and a Trustee Professor of Television and Popular Culture at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.

Co-sponsored by The Institute for the Study of the Judiciary, Politics, and the Media, and The Tully Center for Free Speech

At the Intersection of Journalism and Law: How a Reporter Covers Judges, Prosecutors, Defense Attorneys, and Civil Litigators

Lecture Poster - April 6

Law, Politics, and the Media Lecture Series

Time: Wednesday, April 6th at 4:00 PM

Location: Dineen Hall, Feinberg Lecture Hall – Room 360

 At the Intersection of Journalism and Law: How a Reporter Covers Judges, Prosecutors, Defense Attorneys, and Civil Litigators

Speaker: Ken Armstrong

Armstrong is a 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winner in investigative reporting. He is currently a staff reporter for The Marshall Project, a nonprofit, nonpartisan news organization covering America’s criminal justice system.

Co-sponsored by The Institute for the Study of the Judiciary, Politics, and the

Media, The Tully Center for Free Speech, and The Kissel Fund for Civil

Combating Foreign Fighter & Terrorist Travel

Lecture Poster - March 30-page-001 (1)

Law, Politics, and the Media Lecture Series

Time: Wednesday, March 30th at 4:00 PM

Location: Dineen Hall, Feinberg Lecture Hall – Room 360

Combating Foreign Fighter & Terrorist Travel

 Congressman John M. Katko ‘88

Congressman John M. Katko was elected to represent the 24th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives in November 2014. He currently serves on the House Homeland Security Committee as the Chair of the Transportation Security subcommittee.

Prior to his Congressional service, he was a federal prosecutor for twenty years.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

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Lecture Poster March 23

 

Law, Politics, and the Media

Lecture Series

Time: Wednesday, March 23rd at 4:00 PM

Location: Dineen Hall, Feinberg Lecture Hall – Room 360

Alternative Dispute Resolution:

Perspectives from a Judge

Hon. Joanne F. Alper ‘72

The Hon. Joanne Alper served on the Circuit Court for the Seventeenth Circuit of Virginia, and currently works as a Neutral with the McCammon Group.

Judge Alper helped to establish the Institute for the Study of the Judiciary, Politics, and the Media, bringing the College of Law, the Maxwell School, and the Newhouse School together.

Regulation of Internet Video Programming

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IJPM Lecture Poster - March 2

 

Law, Politics, and the Media

Lecture Series

Time: Wednesday, March 2nd at 4:00 PM

Location: Dineen Hall, Feinberg Lecture Hall – Room 360

Aereo, FilmOn X & The Regulatory Treatment of Video Programming Over the Internet

Wayne Johnsen

Wayne Johnsen is an attorney at Wiley Rein, LLP, and he represents broadcasters, cable operators, programmers, and financial institutions in a variety of regulatory, corporate, and transactional matters. He has extensive experience assisting clients with broadcast licensing and radio and television regulation, must carry, retransmission consent, program access, cable franchising, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ownership rules and policies, and foreign ownership issues.

Citizen Engagement

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Law, Politics, and the Media

Lecture Series

Time: Wednesday, February 24 at 4:00 PM

Location: Dineen Hall, Feinberg Lecture Hall – Room 360

Citizen Engagement: 

The Foundation of Democracy

Charlotte “Chuckie” Holstein

Chuckie Holstein is the founder and executive director of F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse, a citizen-driven organization that fosters citizen creativity to impact change in Central New York. Initiated in 1997, F.O.C.U.S. enables citizens, organizations, and government to work together to enhance the quality of life for all citizens.

Co-sponsored by The Institute for the Study of the Judiciary, Politics, and the Media, and The Tully Center for Free Speech