11th annual Robert H. Jackson Lecture on the U.S. Supreme Court

July 8, 2015 at 4:00pm

Chautauqua Institution’s 11th annual Robert H. Jackson Lecture on the U.S. Supreme Court will be delivered by Harvard Law School professor, Laurence Tribe on Wednesday July 8th, 2015 at 4 p.m. Hall of Philosophy.

upcoming events

9th Annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs

August 31, 2015 at 9:00am

The Robert H. Jackson Center announces the 9th annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs scheduled for Sunday August 31st- Tuesday September 1st at Chautauqua Institution; this year’s theme will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica Massacre (1995) and the 70th anniversary of the opening commencement of the International Military Tribunal at Nuremburg (1945).

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Dinner and Concert With Mark Russell

July 26, 2015 at 5:00pm

American political satirist Mark Russell will make a special appearance to benefit the Center on Sunday July 26th, beginning at 6 p.m. at Chautauqua Suites in Mayville.

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Chautauqua Institution’s Lecture by Tim Townsend

July 24, 2015 at 4:00pm

Chautauqua Institution will host Tim Townsend, author of Mission at Nuremberg. The Lecture will take place Friday July 24th, 2015 in the Hall of Philosophy at 3:30. Mission at Nuremberg tells the story of Lutheran minister Henry Gerecke, a farm kid from Missouri who at age 50 volunteered to be a World War II chaplain.

Industrialized Killing: Accountability and Justice for Syria

July 21, 2015 at 3:30pm

Chautauqua Institution will host David M. Crane, Robert H. Jackson Center Board Chair and the former Chief Prosecutor for Special Court for Sierra Leone David Crane,  for a lecture on industrialized killing and the Syrian Crisis. The Lecture will take place Tuesday July 21st, 2015 3:30 p.m. at the Hall of Christ, Chautauqua Institution.

June 2015

A Discussion of Bourke, et al. v. Beshear

The Robert H. Jackson Center will host a program titled “A Discussion of Bourke, et al. v. Beshear: A Conversation with Paul Campion & Randell Johnson,” plaintiffs in one of the pending U.S. Supreme Court cases on marriage on Saturday June 13, 2015.

June 13, 2015 at 7:00pm

May 2015

11th annual Young Readers Program

The Robert H. Jackson Center will welcome Charles J. Shields author of Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee as the presenter for the 2015 Young Readers Program on Wednesday May 13, 2015. Each year, the Center partners with the Law, Youth and Citizenship Program of the New York State Bar Association to bring a young adult author to the Center in celebration of the important contribution young people’s literature makes to lifelong literacy, education and good citizenship.

May 13, 2015 at 10:00am

April 2015

2015 Spring Educator Workshop

The Robert H. Jackson Center announces the Spring Educator's Workshop, Presidential Buffalo Bus Tour, to be held on Tuesday April 28th, 2015 in Buffalo, NY.

April 28, 2015 at 8:00am

February 2015

Annual Robert H. Jackson Day in Warren

The Robert H. Jackson Center of Jamestown will honor Justice Robert H. Jackson's enduring legacy at an annual event commemorating his birthday to be held on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Warren County Courthouse in Warren, PA.

 

February 11, 2015 at 7:00pm

January 2015

Doors Open Jamestown

The Robert H. Jackson Center will once again be participating in Doors Open Jamestown Saturday January 17, 2015 from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.. Each year, Jamestown attractions open their doors for one day that includes special offers, deals for customers, and free admission.

January 17, 2015 at 10:00am

October 2014

2014 Fall Educator Workshop

The Robert H. Jackson Center announces the Spring Educator's Workshop with Mary Beth Tinker, petitioner in Tinker V. Des Moines, to be held on Tuesday October 28th, 2014 at Erie 1 BOCES in West Seneca, NY.

 

October 28, 2014 at 8:00am