October 2018

Canaries in the Coal Mine of Human Rights: Seventy-Five Years After West Virginia v. Barnette

The Robert H. Jackson Center will host a two-day event commemorating the 75th anniversary of West Virginia v. Barnette.

October 16, 2018 at 4:00pm

September 2018

Conversation w/ Gerhard Weinberg, WWII Historian

Monday, September 24, 2018 Gerhard Weinberg, WWII Historian will be interviewed at the Robert H. Jackson Center by Gregory Peterson.

September 24, 2018 at 12:30pm

Attica – Legal Perspectives & Legacy

The Robert H. Jackson Center is pleased to announce that it will host its annual fall Community Education Seminar focusing on the Attica Prison riots.

September 13, 2018

August 2018

Opening of the 12th Annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs

The Robert H. Jackson Center will host the opening of the 12th annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs on August 26 at 7:00pm.

August 26, 2018 at 7:00pm

A Model for Courage: The Life of Charles Goodell

The Robert H. Jackson Center is excited to announce preparations for a program and exhibit honoring the life of the late Jamestown native Charles E. Goodell, a former U.S Senator from New York and Congressman representing New York’s 38th and 43rd congressional districts.

August 12, 2018 at 4:00pm

“Mark Russell: A Midterm Report” An RHJC Fundraiser

Mark Russell, political satirist and comedian best know for his musical parady, will make an exclusive appearance to benefit the Robert H. Jackson Center.

August 5, 2018 at 5:00pm

July 2018

14th Annual Robert H. Jackson Lecture on the Supreme Court of the United States

Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada will give the 14th Annual Robert H. Jackson Lecture on the Supreme Court of the United States. Chautauqua Institution’s Robert H. Jackson Lecture, delivered each summer after the completion of the U.S. Supreme Court’s term, is a prominent expert’s take on the Court, the Justices, major decisions and related developments, trends and issues. The program is presented in partnership between Chautauqua Institution and the Robert H. Jackson Center.

July 25, 2018 at 4:00pm

May 2018

Young Readers Program with Dr. Allida Black

Dr. Allida Black, research professor of History and International Affairs at The George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs and the founding editor of The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers is the 2018 Young Readers Program speaker.

May 15, 2018 at 10:00am

April 2018

Valuing Water: A New Deal for the Environment

This April 18, 2018 program will focus on how environmental economists determine the economic value of water and the legal precedents and legislation that have shaped current water policies.

April 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

Shadowboxing With History: Muhammad Ali’s Test of Civil Liberties

April 17, 2018 the Jackson Center will host Jonathan Eig, author of "Ali: A Life", as the featured guest presenter for our Continuing Legal Education Seminar.

April 17, 2018 at 8:00am