CDC Mater Calendar
records major events sponsored by the UNLV Center for Democratic Culture. The event name, venue and time are listed below, along with the contact person information and the link to the page describing the occasion. More details about each project can be found on theweb site of the Center for Democratic Culture.



CDC Master Calendar

Date

Event

Venue

Contact

November
16-19,
2018

The Fourth Nevada Conference on Russian Culture,
Culture and Intelligentsia Project

Luxor Hotel

Dmitri Shalin     702.895.0259

          March 7,
          2018

"Memory of Trauma: Armenian, Jewish, and African American
Experience," Justice & Democracy Forum Series

          Tam Alumni
          Casenter

          Esther Finder
          Dmitri Shalin
          702.895.0259

          February 15,
          2017

"Refugee Crisis: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives," Justice & Democracy Forum Series

International Gaming Institute

Esther Finder
Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

          June 6-10,
          2016

Panels on the history of Las Vegas gambling scene, 16th International Conference on Gambling and Risk Taking

          Mirage Hotel and
          Casino, Las Vegas

Bo Bernhard
702.340.2508

          Spring
          2015

Crosscultural Dialogue on Domestic Violence, Crosscultural Dialogues Series

Various Classrooms

Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

Fall
2014

Crosscultural Dialogue on Gay Marriage, Crosscultural Dialogues Series

Various Classrooms

Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

          October 22,
          2014

Lecture by Dr. Dmitri Shalin on the Erving Goffman Archives

          Sociology Dept.
          Conference Rm.

          Dmitri Shalin,
          702.895.0259

March 13,
2014

Lecture by visting scholar Elijah Anderson

          Student Union
          Main Ballroom

          Robert Futrell
          702.895.0270

March 11,
2014

Lecture by visting schola Dr. William Alex Pridemore

          Socology Dept.
          Conference Rm.

          Anrew Spivak
          702.895.0257

March 5,
2014

University Forum on Ukrainian Crisis

          Barrick Museum
          Auditorium

Paul Werth
702.895.1782

          Novembеr 4,
          2013

Dr. Natan Kellermann, "The Multigenerational Trauma of Holocaust Survivors"

          Barrick Museum
          Auditorium

Esther Finder
702.895.0259

May 15,
2013

Downtown Sociology Event “In Search of Las Vegas: Sociological Investigations beyond the Neon

           Las Vegas@Art
           Square, 1025 S.
           1st St. No. 170

          Michael Borer
          702.895.5219
          Christie Batson
          702.895.0258

March 6,
2012

Dr. Sukovata will speak about “The Gay and Lesbian Rights Movement in Postsoviet Societies.”

          Sociology Deprt.
          CBC-B-2255A

Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

          September 14,
          2011

Panel discussion with Ukranian judges, The Relationship between the Judiciary and Executive Branches of Government in Ukraine.”

          Boyd School of Law,
          T&Mack Moot Court

          Dmitri Shalin
          702.895.0259
          Christine Smith
          702.895.1872

August 22,
2011

ASA reception honoring friends of UNLV sociology and participants in the regional spotlight sessions, sponsored by the UNLV Sociology Dept., CDC, and College of Liberal Arts

          August 21, 8-10 p.m.,
          Caesar’s Palace,
          Roman 1 & 2
.

          Dmitri Shalin
          702.895.0259

          August 17-23
          2011

Vegas in the Spotlight, Special Sessions Sponsored by the American Sociolgoical Association, Sociology Department, and Center for Democratic Culture

Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas

Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

April 1-3,
2011

The Couch-Stone Symposium

Riviera Hotel
and Casino

          Michael Borer
          702.895.5219

          October 27,
          2010

Panel discussion with Tadjikistani Judges, The Relationship between the Judiciary and Executive Branches of Government in Tajikistan and the United States

Boyd School of Law, Room 105

Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

          October 21,
          2009

Panel discussion with Kazakhstan Judges

Boyd School of Law, Room 101, 12:30 p.m.

Dmitri Shalin
702.895.0259

          November 19,
          2008

Panel discussion with Ukranian judges, Legal Reform in Ukraine: Achievements and Setbacks

Boyd School of Law, Room 105, 12:30 p.m.

          Tuan Samahon
          702.895.2489

          October 15,
          2008

Presentation by the Russian artist Aleksander Sukhikh, Russian Artist Alexander Sukhikh Speaks at Ham Hall Oct. 15

Artemus Ham Concert Hall
Llobby

Bob Tracy
702.895.5305

          October 24,
          2007

Discussion with Russain judges, The Relationship between Judiciary and Executive Branches of Government in the Russian Federation and the United States

Boyd School of Law, Room 105, 12:30 p.m.

          Tuan Samahon,
          702.895.2489

          November 3,
          2006

Justice & Democracy Forum on Money, Power, and the Quality of Justice

Boyd School of Law, Room 101

C. Blakesley,
702.895.2487

          October 25,
          2006

Panel discussion with Ukrainina judges, The Independence and Impartiality of Ukrainian Courts

Boyd School of Law, Room 105, 12:30 p.m.

Martin Geer,
702.895.2093

          November 4,
          2005

Justice & Democracy Forum on Demeanor of Democracy: Civility in Public Discourse

Boyd School of Law, Room 101, 12:30 p.m.

Ron Smith
702.895.0290

          October 25,
          2005

Panel discussion with Russian judges, The Separation of Powers in the Russian Political System: Constitutional Requirements and Legal Practice

Boyd School of Law, Room 105

Martin Geer,
702.895.2093

          September 25,
          2005

Public forum, What Now, Germany? September’s Election Results, the EU & the US

UNLV Moyer Student Union, Room 202

Daniel Villanueva,
702.895.1688

          April 15-17,
          2005

Statewide Conference on Civic Education, Leadership, and Youth

Canyon Springs High School

          Marcia Stribling
          702.382.2200

          November 5,
          2004

Justice & Democracy Forum on the Leading Social Indicators in Nevada

          Boyd School of Law,
          Room 101

Jeff Stempel
702.895.3671

          October 25,
          2004

Panel discussion with Russian judges, Progress of Legal Reform in Russia

          Boyd School of Law,
          Room 105, 12:30 p.m.

Martin Geer,
702.895.2093

March 21,
2004

Public forum, Did Perestroika Fail? The Fate of Democracy in Post-Gorbachev Russia

UNLV Moyer Student Union, Room 203

Daniel Villanueva,
702.895.1688

October-
November,
2003

Crosscultural Dialogues, Iraq, the United States, and the United Nations: Dialogue on International Relations

UNLV WebCT & St. Petersburg University

          Y. Tretyakov
          Dmitri Shalin
          702-895-0259

          October 23,
          2003

Panel discussion with Russian judges, Emerging Trends in Russian Jurisprudence

Boyd School of Law, Room 105, 12:30 p.m.

Martin Geer,
702.895.2093

May 1,
2003

Law Day, May 1 activities are organized around the theme selected by ABA in recognition of the law

Various locations across the state

          Kathryn Landreth
          702.229.3304

          April 28-May 2,
          2003

Dialogue on Freedom, an interactive dialogue on American democracy and civic values

Select Clark County High Schools

          Connie Akridge,
          Sara Gardner
          702.799.8464

April 25,
2003

Justice & Democracy Forum on The Law and Politics of Tort Reform: Local and National Developments

Boyd School of Law, Room 101, 12:30 p.m.

          Jeffrey Stempel
          702.895.3671

          March 28-29,
          2003

High School Mock Trials Competition, state finals

Clark County

          Marcia Stribling
          702.382.2200

          March 8-18,
          2003

Russian business delegation visiting Las Vegas, sponsored by Rotary International

Las Vegas and Boulder City

Frank Carroll
702.683.2809

          February 27,
          2003

Open Door to Federal Courts, 2003 theme is “Jury service – A Right of Passage”

          Lloyd George Court
          Bldg., Las Vegas

          Judge Philip Pro
          702.464.5510

January 22, 2003

U.S. Department of Commerce Seminar on Doing Business in Eurasia

UNLV
CBC-B-225

Kelly Raftery
702.895.3431

November- December,
2002

Crosscultural Dialogues, 9/11 & 10/23: Dialogue on Terrorism

UNLV WebCT & St. Petersburg European Univ

          Yuri Tretyakov,
          Dmitri Shalin
          702.895.0259

          December 10,
          2002

Justice & Democracy Forum on Judging the Judges: Should We Elect or Appoint Nevada Judges? 

          Boyd School of Law,
          Room 101, 12:30 p.m
.

          Jeffrey Stempel
          702.895.3671

          August 14-15,
          2002

UNLV Board of Regents is set to vote on the Center for Democratic Culture.

UNLV, Las Vegas

          Barbara Cloud
          702-895-3270