Student organization event

LSRJ, CSGS, and MEChA Film Series: No Más Bebés

Date: 
05.02.2016
Location: 
International House Assembly Hall
Contact info (email or phone): 

kaitlindbeck@uchicago.edu

The University of Chicago Law Students for Reproductive Justice, the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, and MEChA de UChicago among others will screen and discuss the film No Más Bebés on Monday, May 2 at International House. The screening will be followed by a discussion with producer Professor Virginia Espino and featured plaintiff Consuelo Hermosillo. Ms.

LSRJ presents Abortion Restrictions Abroad

Date: 
05.04.2016
Location: 
Room B
Contact info (email or phone): 

kaitlindbeck@uchicago.edu

Join LSRJ for lunch with Professor Claudia Flores, the Director of the International Human Rights Clinic.

Faculty: 
Claudia M. Flores

Insider's Debate: Will the Clean Power Plan Survive?

Date: 
05.05.2016
Location: 
Room IV
Contact info (email or phone): 

EPIC@UCHICAGO.EDU

More than 170 nations just committed to reduce their emissions in order to confront the climate threat. Now, the big question on the minds of national and global leaders is whether the U.S.

John Tasioulas, "Minimum Core Obligations: Human Rights in the Here and Now"

Date: 
05.05.2016
Location: 
Room C
Contact info (email or phone): 

blondellm@uchicago.edu

Professor Tasioulas will discuss the notion of the ‘minimum core obligations’ associated with economic, social and cultural human rights, such as the rights to education and health. The idea of minimum core obligations, which is a nascent doctrine in international human rights law, is heavily contested both as to its meaning and utility.

Lunch provided. Seating may be limited. 

Faculty: 
Claudia M. Flores

James Q. Whitman: "Mercy and the Criminal Law"

Date: 
05.04.2016
Location: 
Room F
Contact info (email or phone): 

ewellin@uchicago.edu

James Q. Whitman, Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law at Yale Law School

Faculty: 
R. H. Helmholz

Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality Film Series: No Más Bebés

Date: 
05.02.2016
Location: 
Centers for Gender/Race Studies, Community Room (105) 5733 South University, Chicago, IL

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, Resources for Sexual Violence Prevention, Law Students for Reproductive Justice, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry and Innovation in Sexual and Reproductive Health will screen No Más Bebés, a documentary about a little-known but landmark event in reproductive justice, when a group of Mexican immigrant women sued county doctors,

Keystone Points: 
20
Category: 
Professional Judgment & Ethics

LGBT Issues in the Law Week: Seeing the Future Through the Rearview Mirror -- A Discussion of Perry v. Hollingsworth

Date: 
04.29.2016
Location: 
Room IV

Outlaw presents LGBT Issues in the Law Week: Seeing the Future Through the Rearview Mirror -- A Discussion of Perry v. Hollingsworth with JUDGE VAUGHN WALKER, Former Chief Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

LGBT Issues in the Law Week: From the Closet to the Bench

Date: 
04.27.2016
Location: 
Room III

Outlaw presents LGBT Issues in the Law Week: From the Closet to the Bench with JUDGE MARY ROWLAND, Magistrate Judge, Northern District of Illinois

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

LGBT Issues In The Law Week: Objectives of the Bisexual Majority of LGBTQ

Date: 
04.26.2016
Location: 
Room III

OutLaw presents LGBT Issues In The Law Week: Objectives of the Bisexual Majority of LGBTQ

with JOHN SYLLA, President, The American Institute of Bisexuality and Class of 1974 Lecturer in Law

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Emotional Intelligence & Diversity

Academic Freedom and Free Speech on University Campuses

Date: 
04.20.2016

The Federalist Society is excited to welcome Peter Berkowitz, Senior Fellow at Stanford's Hoover Institution, for a discussion of Academic Freedom and Free Speech on University Campuses, with commentary by Deputy Dean Tom Ginsburg.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Professional Judgment & Ethics
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