2013 Lecture Series

For more information on any of our speakers, please click on the speakers name, or visit our Event Participants page for information on all IJPM speakers.

“Criminal Justice Journalism and the Politics of Fear: Finding the Balance Between Education and Entertainment in True-Crime Narratives”
Mark Obbie
Author and Journalist

Former Executive Editor, The American Lawyer
Former Journalism Professor, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University

“Public Health: Improving Health Through Politics, Policy, and People”
Dr. Cynthia Morrow
Health Commissioner, Onondaga County

“The Extinction of the American Moderate”
Hon. Michael Arcuri
Former member, U.S. House of Representatives, NY-24
Of Counsel, Hancock Estabrook, LLP

“Lawyers, Judges, Ethics Rules, and the Limits on Speech”
Thomas Spahn
Partner, McGuire Woods, LLP

“Media and the Judicial Confirmation Process”
Peter Canellos
Editorial Page Editor, The Boston Globe

“Media Coverage and the Politics of Judicial Selection: A Conversation with Judge James E. Graves, Jr.”
Hon. James E. Graves, Jr.
Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

“The Terror Courts”
Jess Bravin
Supreme Court Reporter, The Wall Street Journal

“Civics, the Internet, and the Art of Self-Government”
Gene Koo
Executive Director, iCivics