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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upcoming events

Seeking Truth in the Balkans – Movie Screening

August 30, 2015 at 2:00pm

A documentary film by June Vutrano and Erin Loval, Seeking Truth in the Balkans explores the legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia from a jurisprudential and human rights perspective. This film is comprised of over 75 interviews with legal scholars, human rights activists, lawyers, and victims.

Girl Rising

September 25, 2015

One girl with courage is a revolution. A new feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. September 25 the Jackson Center will co-sponsor a screening of the film, Girl Rising.

A Concert with American Folk Musician Tom Rush

October 11, 2015 at 7:15pm

American folk musician Tom Rush will make a special appearance to benefit the Jackson Center on Sunday October 11, 2015 at 7:15 p.m.

July 2015

Dinner and Concert With Mark Russell

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.

July 26, 2015 at 6:00pm

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