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 updated 3/30/15  
 This Week's Events
 

Tuesday, March 31

Solo, Small & Midsize Firm Day 
5:00-6:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
Local attorneys will be on campus for a CLE offered by Professor Kuehn. Students are invited to participate in the reception directly following the CLE. Reception begins promptly at 5 p.m. Please register in Symplicity/Events. This is a great way to meet many local attorneys! 

Wednesday, April 1

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!. 

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Stephanie Farrior
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
Stephanie Farrior, Vermont Law School, will lecture on “International Human Rights Law in Action: Lessons from the Field.”more... 

Meet the Experts: In House Counsel Panel
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Trial Courtroom (No. 309) 
A panel of attorneys with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) will discuss their careers and in-house counsel work. Panelists are: Craig Rosenthal, Suddenlink; Tom Burke, Brown Shoe; Scott Jarboe, Peabody Energy; John Godar, Anheuser-Busch; Brian Dziewa and Molly Jones, Monsanto; and Katherine Krebel, DRS Technologies.  

Coffee and Q&A with Stephanie Farrior
2:30-4:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
The Harris Institute invites students to an informal coffee and Q&A with Professor Stephanie Farrior, Vermont Law School, following her noon PILPSS lecture. Professor Farrior is the former legal director and general counsel of Amnesty International. She oversaw Amnesty’s work during the Pinochet extradition hearings, met with then-UN Secretary General Kofi Annan on a range of issues, and worked closely with numerous UN human rights bodies. Please RSVP to HarrisInstitute@wustl.edu. 

Thursday, April 2, 2015

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

April 2-3, 2015

Global Perspectives on Colorism 
Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
This conference will address the global reach—in economic, social, and psychological terms—of colorism. Sponsored by Harris World Law Institute.  more... 


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April 2015
 

Monday, April 6

French Conversation Table;
12:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room
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. 

MELSA Easter Celebration
5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
The Middle Eastern Law Students Association (MELSA) will be hosting an Easter celebration. This event will be an informal way to learn more about Easter and its relationship to the Middle East, as well as to enjoy some great Arabic food! All are welcome, and we hope to see you then. 

Tuesday, April 7

Exploring the Second Amendment
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
ACS will host a Conversation with Prof. Adam Winkler on Exploring the Second Amendment. Contact Bradley Dlatt for more information.  

Delmar Divide Film Screening and Panel Discussion
6:00-7:30 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Join us for a screening of and panel discussion on the BBC film, Delmar Divide. Panelists will include: Clarissa Rile Hayward, WUSTL Associate Professor of Political Science and author of  How Americans Make Race: Stories, Institutions, Spaces (Cambridge University Press, 2013); Chris Krehmeyer, WUSTL alum and President & CEO of Beyond Housing; Sandra Moore, WashULaw alum and President of Urban Strategies; Ryan Rippel, Senior Officer for CEO Initiatives at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and teacher of the WashULaw course, The Lawyer’s Role in Urban Revitalization: St. Louis as a Case Study; and Romona Taylor Williams, Executive Director of Metro St. Louis Coalition for Inclusion and Equity (M-SLICE).  

Wednesday, April 8

CFR Academic Conference Call: U.S. Defense Policy - Janine Davidson
11:00 AM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
The Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute cordially invites students and others to the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) Academic Conference Call series. For upcoming topics, speakers, and background readings, visit here. As spaced is limited, Kindly RSVP. 

CSO: Introduction to Fall Recruiting
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310) 

Deans' Open Forum for Students - 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.  

Thursday, April 9

PILPSS Speaker Series - Darius Clark Monroe
4:00 - 6:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310); 6:00-7:30 PM, Reception, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
Darius Clark Monroe will speak and show his film Evolution of a Criminal
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Saturday, April 11-Sunday, April 12

Relay for Life
6:00 PM, Francis Field
It’s time to Relay for Life, the annual student-run fundraising event for the American Cancer Society. Participants walk the track at Francis Field for 12 hours, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., to remind us that cancer never sleeps and to raise funds. Sign up to join the WUSTL community!
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 May 2015
 

Friday, May 15

Commencement
Begins 8:30 AM
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