Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty

10th annual symposium on restorative justice

ORGANIZED BY INTEGRATED STUDIES & PEACE AND JUSTICE STUDIES

SCHEDULE

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

LI 120
Library Auditorium 

8:30-9:45 a.m. 
Tyler McDonald, UVU Student, Death Penalty Researcher
Presentation: "Researching Utahans' Attitudes Toward the Death Penalty"

10:00-11:15 a.m.
Mark Umbreit, Professor of Social Work, University of Minnesota. Director, Center for Restorative Justice and Peacemaking. 
Presentation: “TBA”

11:30-12:45 p.m.
Participants break for lunch.

1-2:15 p.m.
David Dow Distinguished Professor of Law at Houston Law Center.
Presentation: “Who Benefits When the State Executes Murderers?”

2:30-3:45 p.m.
Sandy McGunigall-Smith
Professor of Behavioral Science, Utah Valley University. Specialist in Quality of Life for Death-Sentenced Inmates.
Presentation: “Autonomy in Extremis: An Intelligent Waiver of Appeals on Death Row.”

4:00-5:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion, with speakers and faculty: “Restoring Justice."


Press Release  

Forthcoming.


This event is free and open to the public.


Promotional Materials

12x18 Symposium Poster
8.5 x 11 Schedule

Related Pages

The Death Penalty Information Center
Amnesty International

 

Previous RJDP Symposia at UVU

1st Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty: A Personal Perspective from Death Row
2nd Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty: Sister Helen Prejean, Dead Man Walking
3rd Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty
4th Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty: Punishment and the Dealth Penalty
5th Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty
6th Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty: What Does Justice Require?
7th Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty: Humanity and Justice - The Possibility 
8th Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Death Penalty: From Capital Punishment to Restorative Justice - Where Does America Stand?
9th Annual Symposium on Restorative Justice and the Dealth Penalty: Why does the U.S. retain the Death Penalty?

Resources

The Death Penalty Information Center
Amnesty International