Follow us:

Steven Wise at The Berkeley Forum

Steven Wise is the leading legal scholar in animal protection issues, primatology, and animal intelligence. He is the founder and president of the Nonhuman Rights Project, a non-profit dedicated to changing the legal status of some nonhuman animals from that of property to persons. Mr. Wise teaches animal law at Harvard Law School, Vermont Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, John Marshall Law School, and Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, and has lectured about animal rights at academic institutions all over the world.

The event is open to the public. Please see the information below for more details.

Event Overview

Date: Monday, September 28, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. (see below for more details about Admission)
Location: 100 Boalt Hall


This event is open to the public. Entry to the event will be open to ticketholders and a limited number of walk-ins. Walk-ins are strongly advised to arrive early to maximize their chance of being admitted. Our standard event policies apply. What follows is an overview of the admissions timeline. It may be subject to revisions as the event approaches. Seating in the venue is first-come, first served.

5:00 p.m.  Event Admission Opens for Ticket Holders
5:30 p.m.  Admission Opens for Walk-Ins (Limited Seating)
5:55 p.m.  Admission Closed (No Late Seating)
6:00 p.m.  Event Begins

Tickets will be available soon on Eventbrite.

More details will be shared very soon here and on our Facebook page. We encourage that you “Like” our Facebook page, The Berkeley Forum, to keep up to date on Forum events.

Note on Tickets

Tickets are non-transferable. While you may purchase a ticket on someone's behalf, their name must be listed on the ticket. All attendees will be asked to present a Valid ID at the venue that matches the name on the ticket.