Dates: Thursday, January 31, 2013 - Friday, February 1, 2013
- Thursday, January 31 and Friday, February 1: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Panel Sessions at the William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
The University of Hawaiʻi Law Review at the William S. Richardson School of Law and the Jon Van Dyke Institute of International Law and Justice invite all students, faculty, and alumni to He Hali'a Aloha No Jon: Memories of Aloha for Jon, a symposium tribute to the late Professor Jon M. Van Dyke. In this three-day symposium, the local and international legal community pay an educational and academic tribute to a most inspirational and beloved professor, mentor, friend, and colleague. Guided by Professor Van Dyke's interests and passions, the symposium will feature engaging panel discussions with more than thirty of the world's most renowned legal scholars. Topics will include: Northeast Asian Seas – Conflicts, Strategies for Peaceful Resolutions and Accomplishments; International Environmental and Nuclear Law; Climate Change and Sea Level Rise, Protecting the Ocean and Its Resources, Human Rights in Asia, Utilizing Tradition and Custom in Decision Making, and International Law and the Development of the Rights of Indigenous People. The educational panel sessions will be held January 31 and February 1 at the William S. Richardson School of Law in Classroom 2. The event is free of charge, we highly encourage all of our fellow students to share in this special event.