WashULaw Events

Washington University School of Law Scholars in Law

 updated 1/30/15  
 This Week's Events
 

Monday, February 2

French Conversation Table
12:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108)
Interested in improving your foreign language skills? Join the Harris Institute’s “Languages at Lunch” program. Bring your lunch; drinks and desserts will be provided! Conversation tables are open to all levels of proficiency. Kindly RSVP. For more info, visit here.  

Tuesday, February 3

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  

Lexis Table Tip 
11:30 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
Stop by the table for some quick information, points and snacks! 

Why I Am a Public Defender
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Trial Courtroom (No. 309)
Join attorneys from the St. Louis City and St. Louis County offices of the Missouri State Public Defender (MSPD) to learn more about why they are so deeply committed to the work they do. This program is excellent preparation for interviews with the MSPD and a feel-good presentation for everyone interested in criminal defense. 

Open Forum - February Edition
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.  

Wednesday, February 4

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  

Themis Bar Review 
11:30 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
Come by the Themis Bar Review table if you have any questions about the bar exam, our program, applying for the bar, or the MPRE. We also have free candy!. 

WLC General Body Meeting 
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
Come to the first WLC meeting of the spring semester! We’ll be talking about the upcoming Auction, International Women’s Day, and more! Food will be provided for all dues paying members! 

AILSA General Body Meeting 
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, University Seminar Room (No. 312)
The newly formed American Indian Law Students Association will have our first meeting over lunch. Please join us to help put together plans for our first semester and enjoy some free Chipotle! 

Thursday, February 5

Race and Ethnicity: A Day of Discovery and Dialogue 
Washington University will host “Race and Ethnicity: A Day of Discovery and Dialogue” for all WUSTL faculty, staff, and students 
To register and for more information, visit here 

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  

Friday, February 6 

Race and Ethnicity: A Day of Discovery and Dialogue 
Washington University will host “Race and Ethnicity: A Day of Discovery and Dialogue” for all WUSTL faculty, staff, and students
To register and for more information, visit here 

International Dispute Resolution: Protecting Your Client In The Global Economy
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310) 
CLE credit available. For more information or to register, click here.  

BLSA Black History Month Trivia Night
4:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Centennial Classroom (No. 208) 
 


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 February 2015
 

Monday, February 9

Callum Macrae – “No Fire Zone”
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Trial Courtroom (No. 309)
Award-winning filmmaker, Callum Macrae, will discuss his documentary film, “No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka,” and the international efforts to raise awareness of the 26-year civil war in Sri Lanka. Pizza will be provided. more... 

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  
Come stop by and learn about a brand new program and how it works! Lunch will be provided! 

Wednesday, February 11

Academic Conference Call: The Global Health Crisis of Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs) - Thomas J. Bollyky
11:00 AM, Siegle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
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Friday, February 17 

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...  

Friday, February 20-Saturday, February 21

10th Annual Midwest LGBTQ Law Conference | After Marriage Equality
Various Times, Various Locations
Join law students, faculty, practitioners, and community members for the 10th annual Midwest LGBTQ Law Conference. The conference will explore contemporary legal issues affecting the LGBTQ community - after the success of marriage equality movements nationwide. For more information or to register, visit the conference website.   

Monday, February 23

Bankruptcy Event
5:00 PM Presentation, 6:00 PM Reception, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom, Anheuser-Busch Hall (No. 310)
The American College of Bankruptcy and the Career Services Office have invited David Heiman of Jones Day for a presentation, followed by a short reception. Don't miss this opportunity to hear from the lead attorney about the City of Detroit bankruptcy case. 

Thursday, February 26

Academic Conference Call: Security and Democratic Governance in Nigeria - John Campbelly
11:00 AM, Siegle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
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Thursday, February 26

2015 Women’s Law Caucus Auction 
5:30 PM doors open, 6:00 PM bidding begins, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
“A Night on the Sea” is the theme for the 2015 Women’s Law Caucus (WLC) Spring Auction to benefit the law school’s Public Interest Stipend Program. Local businesses, law faculty, and students donate packages to be auctioned off to the highest bidder. RSVP here. For more information including on making donations or volunteering, please email one of the Auction Chairs Zoe Gross or Mary Hershewe. more... 

Friday, February 27

Government and Public Interest Job Fair 
5:30 PM doors open, 6:00 PM bidding begins, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
Bring your resumes! More than 20 government and public interest organizations will be in Crowder Courtyard. This is a tabling event where students introduce themselves to various organizations looking for talented individuals. Register in Symplicity/Events. 

 March 2015
 

Monday, March 2

Open Forum - March Edition
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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Thursday,March 5

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Darius Clark Monroe
Darius Clark Monroe will speak and show his film "Evolution of a Criminal"
4-6 pm, in the Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom
Sponsors: History Department; Psychology Department; Provost’s Office; Center for the Humanities; Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program; African & African American Studies Program; and the School of Law Negotiation & Dispute Resolution Program, Dispute Resolution Society, and American Constitution Society .more...  

Sunday, March 8 - Saturday, March 14

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

Wednesday, March 25

Academic Conference Call: International Efforts to Combat Climate Change - Michael A. Levi
11:00 AM, Siegle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
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Tuesday, March 31

Solo, Small & Midsize Firm Day 
Details coming soon. Watch Symplicity/Events. 

 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

Academic Conference Call: U.S. Defense Policy - Janine Davidson
11:00 AM, Siegle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
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Wednesday, April 8

Open Forum - April Edition
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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