The Advocate

May 15, 2013

Argentina is a new frontier in Mexico's drug wars.  As a result more and more people are being imprisoned.  A new report finds that in recent years the number of women in prison has increased.  The population of female prisoners in Argentina's federal prisons has expanded...

May 13, 2013

Herschella Conyers is an attorney who, along with several judges, recently invited a bunch of people to the University of Chicago to talk about violence and the growing number of teens getting entangled in the criminal justice system.

May 9, 2013

The University of Chicago Law School is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time position training and supervising law students as a Fellow, appointed with the rank of Lecturer, in the Law School’s International Human Rights (IHR) Clinic. The position will begin June 1, 2013, or later. The...

May 6, 2013

Desirée Sanders wants to encourage healthy eating and an appreciation of African-American culture by selling “Southern-inspired crops” like okra and watermelon from her urban farm on the South Side.

May 6, 2013

Presented by IJ Clinic on Entrepreneurship students Mike Educate and Patrick Herndon. This panel was recorded at the Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship's "Recipe for Success" symposium on April 27, 2013.

May 6, 2013

Pro-choice groups love this movie. Its director worked for a pro-life ministry. How did that happen?

May 2, 2013

Presented by Paul Earle, Executive Director of Farmhouse at Leo Burnett. This panel was recorded at the Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship's "Recipe for Success" symposium on April 27, 2013.

May 1, 2013

Featuring Stefanie Garcia, Local Forager & Competitive Strategy Coordinator for Whole Foods Market Inc, and Scott Lerner, Founder of Solixir. Moderated by University of Chicago law student Patrick Connolly.

April 30, 2013

Presented by IJ Clinic on Entrepreneurship students Taimoor Aziz, Mike Fielkow, Dave Frankenfield, Chris Mortorff, and Jaime Willis, this panel was recorded at the Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship's "Recipe for Success" symposium on April 27, 2013.

April 29, 2013

What are the prospects for legislative action surrounding climate change this year? And what effect, if any, will those policies have on reducing carbon emissions and improving the environment? We explore those questions—and the policy climate in Washington—with a panel of leading experts.