Zubacz to moderate part of Cleveringa Dallaire Critical Conversations Series

Gregory Zubacz, J.C.D., Ph.D., associate provost and WSCUC accreditation liaison officer, will be the moderator for “Ethical Decision Making and Moral Courage,” the third of eight sessions in “Moral courage: Leading in times of conflict and crisis,” part of the Cleveringa Dallaire Critical Conversations Series. Zubacz’s session will take place from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Pacific Time September 30, 2021. The series is presented by Leiden University, the Heroes in Mind, Advocacy and Research Consortium at the University of Alberta and the Dallaire Institute for Children, Peace and Security at Dalhousie University. The conversations are part of the Cleveringa Lectures honoring Leiden University law professor Rudolph Cleveringa, who, in November 1940, delivered a protest lecture against the dismissal of a Jewish colleague. This year the Cleveringa Chair is held by Canadian Lieutenant-General (ret’d) The Honourable Roméo Dallaire. Speakers include world experts in PTSD, children’s rights, war crimes, humanitarian law and peacekeeping for a series of important conversations about leadership and moral dilemma during times of conflict and crisis. The other conversations will take place at the same time September 22, September 29, October 13, October 14, October 27, October 28 and November 10 and will be livestreamed and recorded for future use. Each session features three-four speakers, a moderator and Q&A.


Wayne Steffen
Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations