Families and Communities Interdisciplinary Seminar: The Social and Legal Implications of Same Sex Relationships

This year’s seminar features Stephanie Coontz, a nationally recognized and award-winning author who is known for her willingness to challenge the historical narrative of traditional families and institutions. Her books have been published in twelve languages and she has authored articles for inclusion in publications such as the New York Times and Journal of Marriage and Family. Stephanie makes regular television and radio appearances to discuss her areas of expertise.

Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014
8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Quaker Station
135 South Broadway
Akron, Ohio

Featuring Stephanie Coontz

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Presented By

The University of Akron School of Law, The University of Akron Center for Family Studies
and Akron Bar Association

Thank you to our sponsors

Gold Sponsor
The Family Law Section of the Akron Bar Association
Summit County Juvenile Court, CASA/GAL Program

Silver Sponsor
Summit County Domestic Relations Court
Summit County Probate Court
Cookie Break Sponsors
Akron Family Institute
The University of Akron Center for Family Studies

Bronze Sponsor
The University of Akron School of Law
Law Association for Women

Registration Information

Early bird registration deadline – September 1, 2014.
Early bird registration fee: Professionals
$210 – Akron Law Alumni & Akron Bar Association Members (Includes CLE)
$255 – Non-Member Attorneys (Includes CLE)
$ 75 – Other Professionals (Includes CEUs)
After September 1, add $25 to all fees above.
Early bird registration fee: Members of the Community
$ 50 – (CEUs not required)
$ 12 – Students
After September 1, add $25 to all fees above.


Phone: 330-972-6363;
Email: manovac@uakron.edu
Program materials are provided electronically.
A print version of program materials is available for $10.

Promotional assistance provided by Equality Ohio and Why Marriage Matters Ohio