BLSA

BLSA Presents: Bar Associations 101

Date: 
04.14.2011
Location: 
Room I

Join BLSA in learning all about bar associations with Chicago attorneys from the Black Women Lawyer's Association. Lunch will be provided.

BLSA Presents: Choose Your Path - Litigation versus Transactional Practice

Date: 
04.07.2011
Location: 
Room I

Join BLSA for a lively discussion with Paul Hastings attorneys on litigation versus transaction practice, with Professor Randolph Stone moderating. Lunch will be provided.

Faculty: 
Randolph N. Stone

BLSA, NLG, Outlaw, and Criminal Law Society present "Queer (In)Justice" - author Joey Mogul speaks

Date: 
03.29.2011

 

Joey Mogul will be speaking about her new book, and about her work.

Lunch provided.

Queer (In)Justice

 by Joey Mogul, Andrea Ritchie, and Kay Whitlock

BLSA, LLSA, and Outlaw present "Diversity in Large Law Firms"

This event was recorded on January 20, 2011 and was sponsored by the Black Law Students Association, Latino/Latina Law Students Association, and Outlaw, as well as by Kirkland & Ellis.

Speakers included:


54:17 minutes (49.7 MB)

BLSA Presents: Life as a Young Public Service Advocate

Date: 
02.24.2011
Location: 
Room I

Join BLSA in welcoming Jessica Pamon, Assistant Defender for the Illinois Office of the State Appellate Defender, for a lunch talk on "Life as a Young Public Service Advocate." Lunch provided.

BLSA Presents: Lawyers’ Call to Empower Others

Date: 
02.16.2011
Location: 
Room III

Join BLSA in welcoming Angela Williams, General Counsel of the YMCA, for a lunch talk on "Lawyers' Call to Empower Others." Lunch provided.

APALSA, BLSA, and Outlaw present "Sticks, Stones, and the Constitution: The Regulation of Hate Speech"

Date: 
02.14.2011
Location: 
Room IV, Law School

"Sticks and Stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me."

It's unclear, in this day and age, whether or not this adage still holds true.  Join Prof. Geoffrey Stone and Prof. Alexander Tsesis (of Loyola) as they debate the merits-- and the dangers-- of hate speech regulation and the constitution.

Lunch Provided.

Faculty: 
Geoffrey R. Stone

Prof. McAdams Presents "4 Little Girls" (in Honor of Black History Month)

Date: 
02.10.2011
Location: 
Room II, Law School

Join Prof. McAdams, BLSA, and the Chicago Law School Film Festival in a special screening of "4 Little Girls," the critically acclaimed documentary by Spike Lee recounting the notorious racist bombing of an African American church during the Civil Rights Movement.

Popcorn and refreshments provided.

Part of Black History Month.

Faculty: 
Richard H. McAdams

BLSA, LLSA, and Outlaw present "Diversity in Large Law Firms"

Date: 
01.20.2011
Location: 
Room III

In celebration of diversity month, please join us for a panel of attorneys who will discuss diversity at large law firms. Sponsored by Black Law Students Association, Latino Law Students Association and Outlaw.

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