On and Off Campus
November 13th, 2013
12:05pm - 1:00pm:
1L Diversity Scholarships Info Session
First Year Students: Local law firms review their Diversity Scholarships programs for 1L summer positions. Application deadlines for most of these scholarships are in mid-January!
October 25th, 2013
The Animal Law Conference 2013
(Until October 27th 2013)
October 24th, 2013
United Nations Ambassador from Liechtenstein speaks on International Criminal Court: Heart of the Fight for Justice
Christian Wenaweser, United Nations Ambassador from Liechtenstein speaks on “The International Criminal Court: Heart of the Fight for Justice.” The Ambassador will describe the history and mandate of the ICC Outcome of the Kampala Review Conference, followed by current challenges–in particular Syria–as well as concerns regarding Africa. He will conclude with remarks on the United States and the ICC. Q/A to follow.
Event is free and open to the general public. Registration invited but not required.
October 23rd, 2013
12:10pm - 1:10pm:
Intro to Judical Clerkships
Find out why you should clerk, what judicial clerks do, and how you can become one.
October 21st, 2013
Fifth Annual Justice Anthony Kennedy Lecture Series
Michael W. McConnell, Richard and Frances Mallery Professor and Director of the
Constitutional Law Center at Stanford Law School
October 17th, 2013
2013 Higgins Distinguished Visitor: Alan B. Morrison
Alan B. Morrsion, Lerner Family Associate Dean for Public Interest and Public Service Law; Professorial Lecturer in Law, George Washington University School of Law
The Brandeis Brief, Then and Now
October 15th, 2013
12:05pm - 1:05pm:
Summer Study Abroad & International Externship Opportunities Information Session
Students interested in studying or externing abroad, particularly during the summer, are encouraged to attend. This session will cover opportunities through University of Missouri-Kansas City (in China), University of San Diego (past locations include Barcelona, London, Florence, and Paris), Santa Clara Law School (various loactions), and others. In addition, we will overview externship opportunities in India and China, and independently arranged options, as well as the international Animal Law externships.
October 8th, 2013
5:30pm - 6:30pm:
The European Union’s Role in Peace and Security Issues in the Middle East
Silvia Kofler, Spokesperson and Head of Press and Public Diplomacy at the Delegation of the European Union to the United States, will be presenting this distinguished lecture. Reception to follow.
October 4th, 2013
1:00pm - 6:00pm:
2013 Animal Law Review Symposium: The Endangered Species Act at 40
What It Means for the Animals as America’s Strongest Wildlife Law Goes Over the TVA v. Hill
8:30am - 5:00pm:
18th Annual Business Law Fall Forum
Success & Failure in Professional Sports
This forum will explore a variety of issues at the intersection of sports and business. Leading professionals, academics, and jurists will provide insight into the constantly evolving world of sports law. Through four distinct panel sessions, panelists will discuss: 1) managing and operating a professional sports team; 2) the reasons why sports teams file for bankruptcy; 3) collective bargaining between leagues and players; and 4) the financial difficulties professional athletes face after retirement. The forum offers attendees the ability to gain a unique perspective on a number of complex sports law issues from those with unparalleled first-hand knowledge and experience.