Other events

ExamSoft Information Session

Date: 
12.04.2014
Location: 
Room III

Join the Law School's IT Office for an information session on using ExamSoft. A representative from the Office of the Registrar will also be available for administrative questions. All students are encouraged to attend.

The Problem of Vacant Land in the City of Chicago

Date: 
11.19.2013
Location: 
V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme mholme@uchicago.edu

Lunchtime panel, "The Problem of Vacant Land in the City of Chicago," organized by Professor Eduardo Penalver and moderated by Professor Mark Templeton.  

The speakers will be Toussiant Losier from the Anti-Eviction Campaign, Nate Ela, University of Wisconsin, and Kathleen Dickhut, Deputy Commissioner, City of Chicago, Department of Housing and Economic Development.

Faculty: 
Mark N. Templeton

International Innovation Corps (IIC) Information Session

Date: 
11.18.2013
Location: 
Ida Noyes Hall, West Lounge
Contact info (email or phone): 

For more information or to contact us, visit www.iicworld.org or email info@iicworld.org

Challenging innovative young minds to solve the world's biggest problems 

The IIC aims to jump-start rapid innovation in the Indian government by pairing teams of IIC Fellows with partner public sector institutions for one year to solve the great challenges faced by India today. 

Faculty: 
Anup Malani

Panel Discussion: The Value of Clinics in the Workplace

Date: 
11.15.2013
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Erica Zunkel, ezunkel@uchicago.edu

Please join us for a discussion of the value of clinical education in the workplace. Panelists include:

Fall Quarter Clinic Happy Hour

Date: 
10.17.2013
Location: 
Kane Center Atrium
Contact info (email or phone): 

Erica Zunkel, ezunkel@uchicago.edu

Join us for the Fall Quarter Clinic Happy Hour on Thursday, October 17th at 4:00 PM in the atrium of the Kane Center for Clinical Legal Education. The Clinic Happy Hour is a great chance to meet and chat with clinic faculty members in an informal setting and to learn more about the great work being done in the clinics. There is no agenda, just an informal gathering with snacks, beer, and wine.

Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie
Faculty: 
Erica Zunkel
Faculty: 
Brian Citro
Faculty: 
Elizabeth Frankel

Rashida Manjoo, "Violence Against Women Around the World: Trends, Challenges, and Solutions"

Based on media reports, it appears that sexual violence against women is increasing around the world, particularly in India and Egypt. Are the rates increasing or just the reporting of the crimes?  Governments and advocates around the world have been working on eradicating gender-based violence, including domestic violence and violence in prisons, for decades.


60:13 minutes (55.14 MB)

Panel Discussion, "Women in Prison: Causes, Conditions, and Consequences Around the World"

There has been an increase in the rate of women’s imprisonment in many countries around the world.  Yet many countries fail to adequately address the unique issues raised when women are deprived of their liberty.  The panelists will discuss the causes of the increase in rates of imprisonment, including the global war on drugs and drug use.  They will also address the conditions o


95:59 minutes (87.89 MB)
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