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 August 2015
 

Monday, August 10 - Friday, August 21

LLM Programs and Exchange Student Orientation
Location and Time TBD
Orientation for students in the following programs: LLM in U.S. Law; LLM in Intellectual Property & Technology Law; LLM (Concentration in Negotiation & Dispute Resolution); LLM (Two Year Program for Foreign Lawyers); and Exchange Students  more... 

Monday, August 17 - Friday, August 21

First-Year JD Student Orientation
Location and Time TBD more... 

Friday, August 21

Transfer Student Orientation
Location and Time TBD more... 

Friday, August 21

LLM/JD Mini Orientation
Location and Time TBD 

Monday, August 24

First day of classes
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 September 2015
 

August 31-September 1

2015 International Humanitarian Law Dialogs: "The Wrongs We Seek"
For more info, visit here.

Wednesday, September 9

11 a.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Peace Operations in Africa
Speaker: Paul D. Williams, Associate Professor, George Washington University
Background Reading: Enhancing U.S. Support for Peace Operations in Africa,
Four Questions – and Answers – about U.S. Support of Peacekeeping in Africa, Africa in Transition Blog.  As space is limited, kindly RSVP 

Thursday, September 24

1 p.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room
Academic Conference Call - International Trade Policy
Speaker: Edward Alden, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Background Reading: The Future of U.S. Trade Policy, Renewing America Blog,
Council of Councils Report Card on Global Trade.  As space is limited, kindly RSVP 

 October 2015
 

Wednesday, October 7

11 a.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Improving Humanitarian Aid
 Speaker: David Miliband, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Rescue Committee
Background Reading: Improving Humanitarian Aid: How to Make Relief More Efficient and Effective,
Development Channel Blog, Council of Councils Report Card on Advancing Development.  As space is limited, kindly RSVP 

Thursday, October 22

 1 p.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Religion and Global Affairs
Speaker: Katherine Marshall, Senior Fellow, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, Georgetown University
Background Reading: A Globalized God, Engaging Religious Communities Abroad,
Integrating Religious Engagement into Diplomacy: Challenges & Opportunities.  As space is limited, kindly RSVP 

Friday, October 30 - Saturday, October 31

Conference on Empirical Legal Studies
Washington University School of Law, the Center for Empirical Research in the Law, and Olin Business School are pleased to host the 10th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS). For more information and to register, visit here. 

 November 2015
 

Wednesday, November 4

11 a.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan: Facing Future Defense Challenges
Speaker: Janine Davidson, Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
Optional Background Reading: Defense in Depth Blog, Withdrawal Symptoms: The Bungling of the Iraq Exit,
Global Conflict Tracker.  As space is limited, kindly RSVP