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Prosecution and Defense Clinic -- Information Session

Date: 
10.26.2016
Location: 
Classroom E
Contact info (email or phone): 

Jeff Leslie, jleslie@uchicago.edu

Come learn about the Prosecution and Defense Clinic!  This clinic is unique in requiring students to line up their own field placements in a prosecutor's office or public defender's office prior to the winter quarter.  Deadlines are fast approaching.  At this information session, Prof. Lisa Noller will be on hand to talk about the clinic and answer questions.

Faculty: 
Lisa M. Noller

Fall Clinic Reception

Date: 
10.20.2016
Location: 
Kane Center Atrium
Contact info (email or phone): 

jleslie@uchicago.edu

Come mingle with clinic students, faculty and staff, win a prize in our clinic trivia game, and learn more about the great work being done in the clinics.  We'll provide light refreshments.  All students are welcome, clinic and non-clinic students alike!

Clinics In Action -- Exoneration Project Clinic

Date: 
10.17.2016
Location: 
Classroom V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Joshua Tepfer, jtepfer@uchicago.edu

Clinical Professor Josh Tepfer leads a panel discussion of the wrongful convictions of two Exoneration Project Clinic clients, Ben Baker and Clarissa Glenn, at the hands of a corrupt crew of Chicago police officers.  Panelists include Ben Baker, Clarissa Glenn, former police officer Shannon Spalding, journalist Jamie Kalven, and EP clinic student Regina Wood. 

Faculty: 
Joshua Tepfer

October Term 2016: Highlights & Perspectives

In this First Monday event, Law School faculty discuss their insight and opinions on upcoming United States Supreme Court cases and the issues currently facing the Court.

Featuring:

Anthony J. Casey, '02, Professor of Law and Mark Claster Mamolen Teaching Scholar

Nicholas Stephanopoulos, Assistant Professor of Law

Participating faculty: 
Anthony J. Casey
Participating faculty: 
Nicholas Stephanopoulos
Participating faculty: 
David A. Strauss
Participating faculty: 
Sarah M. Konsky
Participating faculty: 
Thomas J. Miles

2016-2017 International Immersion Program Infomation Session

Date: 
10.04.2016
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen aican@uchicago.edu

The University of Chicago Law School offers three international immersion trips for the 2016–2017 school year. The trips will take place during the Spring Break in March 2017 in Hong Kong and Singapore, in The Netherlands, and in Russia.

Stout Luncheon - Making an Impact: How Women Lawyers Can Drive Change

Date: 
10.06.2016
Location: 
Law School, Classroom V
Contact info (email or phone): 

afruland@uchicago.edu

The Office of External Affairs Invites you to the Annual Stout Luncheon

to discuss Making an Impact: How Women Lawyers Can Drive Change

featuring Jeanne Cohn-Connor, ’84, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

 

Thursday, October 6, 2016

12:15 p.m.–1:20 p.m.

Classroom V

Richard Posner: An Unauthorized Take from the Authorized Biographer

Date: 
10.04.2016
Location: 
Classroom III

Richard Posner is the most important judge of his generation, and perhaps the most iconoclastic.  In this new biography, Attorney William Domnarski helps put this intellectual giant into perspective, while also providing insight into the development of Law and Economics a

Faculty: 
Richard A. Posner

Edward Levi Distinguished Visiting Jurist: The Hon. Cheryl Ann Krause

Date: 
09.28.2016
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Susan Staab (sstaab@uchicago.edu)

The Hon. Cheryl Ann Krause will present "The Role of Public Access and Outreach:  How Bench and Bar Build Trust in the Rule of Law" at her lunch talk.

Faculty: 
Justin Driver

Zen Meditation

Date: 
07.20.2016
Location: 
Rockefeller Chapel
Contact info (email or phone): 

jigna@uchicago.edu

Still your mind with a half hour of Soto Zen meditation, with Nyozan Eric Shutt. Instruction at 3 pm, meditation at 3:30 pm, followed by optional dharma discussion. Open to all.

Are Gun Rights American Rights? Should the Second Amendment be Amended?

Date: 
05.03.2016
Location: 
University of Chicago Institute of Politics

Please join the IOP for a debate on the Second Amendment.

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