WashULaw Events

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 updated 11/24/14 
 This Week's Events
 

Thursday, November 27 - Sunday, November 30

Thanksgiving Break 
The law school will be closed. 

Monday, December 1

BLSA Study Session
8:00 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Susman Classroom (No. 403)
Join BLSA for a Study Break! 

Open Forum
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Faculty Seminar Room (No. 320)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for an informal discussion. Questions and comments will be welcome.  

Tuesday, December 2

Law, Identity and Culture Initiative Lecture Speaker: Elizabeth Freeman 
4:00-5:30 PM, Danforth University Center, Room 276
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The Grand Jury Decision: What Comes Next?
5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Please join WashULaw for ,“The Grand Jury Decision: What Comes Next?” Introduction by Dean Nancy Staudt. Moderated by Peter Joy, Professor of Law and Director of the Criminal Justice Clinic. Commentary by Kathryn Banks, Professor of Law and Supervising Attorney for the Children & Family Advocacy Clinic, and Neil Richards, Professor of Law and Privacy Law Expert. 

Wednesday, December 3 - Tuesday, December 16

Exam Period 
Exams will be held in the law school from 8:30 AM until 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday.  The law library is restricted to law faculty, staff and students during this period. 

Thursday, December 4

Academic Conference Call: Implications of Drones on U.S. Foreign Policy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108)
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German Conversation Table
12:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
Interested in improving your foreign language skills? Join the Harris Institute’s “Languages at Lunch” program at the German Conversation Table led by Prof. Peter Cramer. Bring your lunch; drinks and desserts will be provided! Conversation tables are open to all levels of proficiency. For more info, visit: http://law.wustl.edu/harris/languagesatlunch 

Saturday, December 6

University December Degree Recognition Ceremony 
1:30 PM, Graham Chapel, Danforth Campus
A dessert reception in the Danforth University Center Tisch Commons immediately follows the ceremony. more... 


Save the Date 

TBD

Michael Brown and the Police
(Scheduled to take place soon after the Grand Jury decision is announced)
Participants include Anthony Gray, Michael Brown’s Family Lawyer and WashULaw alumnus; Ron Johnson, Missouri State Highway Patrol Captain, appointed by Governor Jay Nixon to oversee security in Ferguson and the surrounding communities; and Kimberly Jade Norwood, Professor of Law and African-American Studies. 

 December 2014
 

Thursday, December 25

Christmas Holiday 
The law school will be closed. 

 January 2015
 

Thursday, January 1

 New Year's Day Holiday
The law school will be closed. 

Monday, January 12

First Day of Classes for Spring Semester 
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Open Forum
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Faculty Seminar Room (No. 320)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for an informal discussion. Questions and comments will be welcome. 

Monday, January 19

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
The law school will be closed. 

Thursday, January 22

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Xavier De Souza Briggs
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
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 February 2015
 

Tuesday, February 3

Open Forum
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Faculty Seminar Room (No. 320)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for an informal discussion. Questions and comments will be welcome.  

Thursday, February 5

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: S.I. Strong
Beyond International Commercial Arbitration? The Promise of International Commercial Mediation
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Co-sponsored with Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Program, Dispute Resolution Society. more...  

Friday, February 6 

Roundtable on International Commercial Arbitration and Mediation
Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310) 

Friday, February 7 

8th Annual William C. Jones Lecture Series: Party-State, Inc: Chinese Corporate Capitalism in the 21st Century
Curtis J. Milhaupt | Columbia Law School
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall 

Friday, February 20

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Larry R. Helfer
LGBT Rights in International and Comparative Law: Progress and Contestation
3:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Co-sponsored with Harris World Law Institute. more...  

 March 2015
 

Monday, March 2

Open Forum
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Faculty Seminar Room (No. 320)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for an informal discussion. Questions and comments will be welcome.  

Tuesday, March 3

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz, The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
12:00 Noon, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
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Sunday, March 8 - Saturday, March 14

Spring Break 
No classes will be held this week.  The law school will be open. 

Tuesday, March 16 - Wednesday, March 17

Law, Identity and Culture Initiative Lecture Speaker: Saba Maimed 
4:00 PM, Location TBA 

Thursday, March 26

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Marc Spindelman
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
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 April 2015
 

Wednesday, April 1

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Stephanie Farrior
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
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April 2-3, 2015

Global Perspectives on Colorism 
Anheuser-Busch Hall
Sponsored by Harris World Law Institute.  more... 

Wednesday, April 8

Open Forum
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Faculty Seminar Room (No. 320)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for an informal discussion. Questions and comments will be welcome.  

 May 2015
 

Friday, May 15

Commencement
Begins 8:30 AM
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