Dean of Students Office Event

Cupcake Study Break

Date: 
03.13.2014
Location: 
Law School Parking Lot

Join the Office of the Dean of Students for a study break featuring cupcakes from the Chicago Cupcake truck. Look for Dean Gardner or Katie Burns at the reception desk for a coupon to redeem for a sweet treat.

Giving Back While Growing Your Career: The How and Why of Non-Profit Board Service

Recorded on February 19, 2014. Never before has the role of non-profit board members been so important. With many non-profits stretched beyond the capacity trying to meet serious community needs with constricting financial resources, board members must provide both strategic leadership and steady stewardship, with a focus on financial sustainability.

Geoffrey Stone, "The President's Review Group on NSA Surveillance"

Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor Geoffrey Stone talks about his involvement in the President's Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technology. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students and recorded on February 4, 2014.

Participating faculty: 
Geoffrey R. Stone

Edward W. Hinton Moot Court Semi-Finals

Date: 
02.25.2014
Location: 
Weymouth Kirkland Courtroom

The question presented is whether Aereo "publicly performs" copyrighted television programs when it remotely transmits over-the-air broadcast television signals to its subscribers via the internet. The semi-finals competition is judged by Professors Lee Fennell, Edward Morrison, and Eduardo Penalver. Reception to follow.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Oral Communication

Dean of Students Advisory Board Member

Date: 
01.10.2014

Thank you for serving as a member of the Dean of Students Advisory Board!

Keystone Points: 
30
Category: 
Service to the Community

Katherine Eldred presents, "Hey guys, there's a whole section on tax law down here we can burn": Careers for Tax Lawyers after the Financial Freeze

Date: 
02.21.2014
Location: 
Room V

How did a lawyer originally from Kentucky end up as an Executive Director in Ernst & Young LLP’s International Tax Services – Financial Services Group?  What should you know if you’re interested in tax law and/or building a career in London?  This program will answer those and other questions.  Katherine Eldred graduated from the Law School in 2002 and clerked on the 9th

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Learning from Leaders in the Profession

Capturing the Essence of a Place with Your Travel Photography

Date: 
02.14.2014
Location: 
Room III

Whether your primary camera is your smartphone or a DSLR, Ralph’s talk will help you learn the importance of using a Shot List for creating a cultural portrait of any destination. He’ll define what a shot list is and explain how to effectively create and use one in order to bring back a more interesting and well-rounded set of images from your travels.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Giving Back While Growing Your Career: The How and Why of Non-Profit Board Service

Date: 
02.19.2014
Location: 
Room V

Never before has the role of non-profit board members been so important. With many non-profits stretched beyond the capacity trying to meet serious community needs with constricting financial resources, board members must provide both strategic leadership and steady stewardship, with a focus on financial sustainability.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Service to the Community

Academic Counselor Session on Choosing Your 1L Elective

Date: 
02.12.2014
Location: 
Room II

Join the academic counselors for a discussion on how to choose your 1L elective.