Student organization event

ACS and the Federalist Society Present: Judges Ikuta and Pryor

Date: 
04.30.2012
Location: 
Room II

Judge Sandra Ikuta serves on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She received her masters in journalism from Columbia University and her JD from UCLA School of Law in 1988. She went on to clerk for Judge Alex Kozinski of the Ninth Circuit and U.S.

ACS Presents Mark Kende, "A Progressive Constitutional Vision: What South Africa Can Teach the United States"

Date: 
04.26.2012
Location: 
Room V

Mark Kende is the James Madison Chair in Constitutional Law at Drake Law School and Director of the Drake Constitutional Law Center. He received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law school, and went on to clerk for Judge Julian Cook, Jr. of the Eastern District of Michigan.

PILS Presents: How to Work in Public Interest while in Private Practice

Date: 
04.17.2012
Location: 
Room I

The Public Interest Law Society (PILS) invites you to hear a distinguished panel of attorneys discuss their pro bono matters.

Lunch will be provided.

Sponsored by Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

David Favre, "CITES: A Mess or Just Stumbling Along for Endangered Species?"

David Favre is Professor of Law & The Nancy Heathcote Professor of Property and Animal Law at the Michigan State University College of Law. This talk was recorded on April 2, 2012.


56:00 minutes (51.28 MB)

Federalist Society Presents: Lee Lieberman Otis Award Presentation to Elder Dallin H. Oaks

Date: 
05.03.2012
Location: 
Law School Courtroom

The Lee Lieberman Otis Award for Distinguished Service recognizes alumni who have shown dedication to public service and a commitment to the ideals of the Federalist Society: individual liberty, traditional values, and the rule of law. The 2012 Winner is Elder Dallin H. Oaks. 

LELS Presents: A Day in the Life of a Labor & Employment Law Attorney

Date: 
04.12.2012
Location: 
Room I

Join the Labor and Employment Law Society for an informal panel and Q&A session focusing on a day in the life of a labor and employment law attorney. Lunch is sponsored by the American Bar Association.

Criminal Law Society presents Public Defender Brownbag Series: Fellowship Panel

Date: 
04.06.2012
Location: 
Room V

Panelists will discuss their fellowship experiences and their advice on preparing and applying for a fellowship. They will share how their fellowships have prepared them for criminal defense-related work and will highlight opportunities for internships, jobs, and fellowships at the organizations they have worked for.

About the panelists:

Disability Law Society presents Pre-Release Screening of "King's Park: Stories from an American Mental Institution" (with the film's director, Lucy Winer)

Date: 
04.17.2012
Location: 
Law School Auditorium

Lucy Winer's film, ""King's Park: Stories from an American Mental Institution," explores the director's own struggles with schizophrenia and her life in a New York state mental hospital during the 1960s.  Lucy Winer will be on hand to discuss her film.  For more information, please visit the film's website: http://king

Law Students for Reproductive Health present "Giving Birth to a Rapist's Baby"

Date: 
04.12.2012
Location: 
Room II

While a student at the University of Chicago, Shauna Prewitt's life changed forever. The victim of sexual assault, Shauna soon learned that she was pregnant from her attack. After deciding to continue the pregnancy and raise her child, Shauna was shocked when her attacker sought custody of the baby girl.

Law Women's Caucus Presents: Women in the Judiciary

Date: 
04.11.2012
Location: 
Room I

The Law Women's Caucus presents a lunchtime talk with female judges on Wednesday, April 11th. Judges Pallmeyer, Kendall and St. Eve from the Northern District of Illinois and Illinois Supreme Court Justice Theis will present a panel moderated by Professor Siegler.

Faculty: 
Alison Siegler
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