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News from the Forum

In the photo above:  Governor Thornburgh addresses the Pitt Law Class of 2014. Click here to read the Governor's address.

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In remembrance of former President George H.W. Bush
Governor Thornburgh welcoming then-candidate Bush to the Governor's Home during the 1980 presidential campaign....Learn more >
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Separation of Powers: Who should decide what the law means?
January 8, 2019. The Honorable D. Michael Fisher, Senior Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit (Judge Fisher has served in all three branches of Government), Distinguished Jurist in Residence, PittLaw....Learn more >
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From Space to Village: How Satellites and Mapping Tools Can Help End International Poverty
November 8, 2018. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Carrie Stokes, Chief Geographer and Director of the GeoCenter U.S. Agency for International Development Washington, DC....Learn more >
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The Dick Thornburgh Forum Disabilty Service Award
Applications are now being accepted for this annual $4000 award!...Learn more >
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Canine Partners for Life: How Service Dogs Unleash Abilities
October 30, 2018. Kathleen Smith Bell, Volunteer for Canine Partner's for Life and the SCI-Somerset Prison Puppy Program....Learn more >
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A Decade of Drones in America
March 20, 2018. Ryan Calo, Lane Powell and D. Wayne Gittinger Associate Professor at the University of Washington School of Law, faculty co-director of the University of Washington Tech Policy Lab, a unique, interdisciplinary research unit that...Learn more >
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Cultural trends shaping iGen: Individualism, Insecurity, Internet, and In No Hurry to Grow Up
March, 16, 2018. Jean Twenge, PhD, Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University and author of more than 140 scientific publications and 6 books, including IGen, The Narcissism Epidemic, and Generation Me....Learn more >
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The Dick Thornburgh Forum Disability Service Award
Congratulations to Jonathan Duvall!...Learn more >
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Learn about the mission of The Dick Thornburgh Forum at a glance.
Enjoy the video now!...Learn more >
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Assistive Technology is a Form of Advocacy
October 18, 2017. Rory Cooper, Founding Director and VA Senior Research Career Scientist of the Human Engineering Research Laboratories at the University of Pittsburgh....Learn more >
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