Other events

Lunch Talk | Matthew Prince '00, CloudFlare

Date: 
05.01.2015
Location: 
Classroom V
Contact info (email or phone): 

rsheehan@uchicago.edu
773-702-2694

Please join us for a pizza lunch and exciting conversation with Matthew Prince '00, co-founder and CEO of CloudFlare.

Film Screeing: Breaking the History of Silence - The Women’s International War Crimes Tribunal on Japan’s Military Sexual Slavery

Date: 
04.28.2015
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Changho Kim ckim0609@uchicago.edu

The Women's International War Crimes Tribunal held in Tokyo, Japan from December 8th to 12th, 2000, was a Peoples' Tribunal set up to bring those responsible for Japan's military sexual violence, in particular the enslavement of "comfort women," to justice, and to end the ongoing cycle of impunity for wartime violence against women.

"Power versus Law": Chinese Administrative Law Reform after the Communist Party's Fourth Plenum by Neysun Mahboubi of University of Pennsylvania

Date: 
05.04.2015
Location: 
Room D
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen

773-702-0184

The historic focus on the topic of the “rule of law” at the Fourth Plenum of the CCP's 18th Party Congress underscored the degree to which basic, unresolved questions about China's legal system have come to the fore not only of societal aspirations but also of high-level policy debates.

2015 Summer Institute in Law and Economics

Date: 
07.06.2015 - 07.17.2015
Location: 
V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uchicago.edu

Economic Analysis of Contracts and Commercial Law

Faculty: 
Eric Posner
Faculty: 
Randal C. Picker
Faculty: 
M. Todd Henderson
Faculty: 
Lee Fennell
Faculty: 
Omri Ben-Shahar
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Martha Nussbaum
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Richard A. Posner
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Richard I. Badger
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Saul Levmore

Collegiate Moot Court Invitational Tournament

Date: 
04.24.2015 - 04.25.2015
Location: 
Harper/Stuart

The University of Chicago Moot Court Team is excited to be hosting the inaugural National Invitational Tournament on behalf of the American Collegiate Moot Court Association.  Teams from across the country will be coming to Chicago to compete in one of the highest-caliber undergraduate moot court competitions in the nation and we w

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Oral Communication

Closeted/Out in the Quadrangles Exhibit Opening Gala

Date: 
04.01.2015
Location: 
Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery, Regenstein Library
Contact info (email or phone): 

Rachel Rosenberg, ra-rosenberg@uchicago.edu,773-834-1519

From woman-centered relationships between early female professors to the beginnings of Gay Liberation on campus, this exhibition will examine the range of experiences lived by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students and faculty on the University of Chicago campus.

Who Is Charlie? Charlie Hebdo Journalist Zineb El Rhazoui on Freedom of Expression

Following opening remarks by Geoffrey R. Stone and introductions by Eve Zuckerman, “Charlie Hebdo” journalist Zineb El Rhazoui discusses the context surrounding the Charlie Hebdo attack, the French culture of satire and secularism, and freedom of expression in contemporary society.

In the Trenches: A Conversation with Eric Garner's Public Defender

Joseph Doyle, Eric Garner's Public Defender, speaks about his experience both with his client and as a New York public defender. He shares his thoughts on the systemic changes that would help when police officers are the subject of future investigations.

In the Trenches: A Conversation with Eric Garner's Public Defender

Joseph Doyle, Eric Garner's Public Defender, speaks about his experience both with his client and as a New York public defender.

Joseph Doyle, Eric Garner's Public Defender, speaks about his experience both with his client and as a New York public defender. He shares his thoughts on the systemic changes that would help when police officers are the subject of future investigations.

IRAP Lunch Talk on Refugees and Human Rights

Date: 
04.13.2015
Location: 
Room E
Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Service to the Community