November 2015

Fall Teacher Workshop: From Nuremberg To Your Classroom

Teachers - Register today for the Robert H. Jackson Center Teacher Workshop!

Hosted at the Robert H. Jackson Center, the Fall Teacher Workshop will feature an international law speaker, a presentation by a national leader in the new C3 Inquiry standards, and a first hand story of a "Lost Boy of Sudan." This workshop is perfect for an ELA, Social Studies, Media Studies, or Technology teacher, all attendees will receive six hours of professional development, Common Core classroom materials, and lunch.

November 17, 2015 at 8:30am

“The Colgate Thirteen” One Performance Only

Join us soon to hear Colgate University's world famous, all-male a cappella group - The Colgate Thirteen! The concert is free and open to the public.

November 15, 2015 at 3:00pm

October 2015

Daemen College Paralegal Studies Speaker Series

John Q. Barrett, Professor of Law at St. John's University, Elizabeth S. Lenna Fellow and Board member at the Robert H. Jackson Center will speak at Daemen College on "The Nuremberg Trials of Nazi War Criminals, 1945-1949: What Happened Then, and Why It Matters Now."

October 21, 2015 at 7:00pm

Fall Continuing Legal Education Seminar

The Jackson Center will host a Fall Continuing Legal Education Seminar titled “A Conversation with the Honorable John Ward, A 40 Year Retrospective” on Tuesday October 20, 2015.

October 20, 2015 at 8:00am

A Concert with American Folk Musician Tom Rush

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. 

October 11, 2015 at 7:15pm

Meet & Greet with St. Bonaventure Basketball Coaches

Presented by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation join us for a meet  and greet with St. Bonaventure basketball coaches Mark Schmidt and Jim Crowley! A meet-and-greet with both coaches, members of the athletics, admissions, and alumni staffs will take place from 5-6 p.m. followed by a live interview with both coaches from 6-7 p.m. hosted by Greg Peterson, Robert H. Jackson Center Board Member.

October 1, 2015 at 5:00pm

September 2015

Girl Rising – Public Screening

Girl Rising journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. September 25, 2015, World Vision and The Reg Lenna Center for the Arts will host a public screening of the film Girl Rising.

September 25, 2015 at 6:30pm

Girl Rising – Student Screening

One girl with courage is a revolution. Girl Rising is a feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. September 25, 2015, in partnership with World Vision, the Robert H. Jackson Center will co-sponser a screening of the film for students in the community.

September 25, 2015

August 2015

9th Annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs

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).

August 31, 2015 at 9:00am

Seeking Truth in the Balkans – Movie Screening

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.

August 30, 2015 at 2:00pm