Student organization event

Diverse Attorneys Career Panel

Date: 
01.13.2012
Location: 
Room I

This Diversity Month event will focus lawyers from ethnic minority groups. They will speak to students about working in different areas of law. Lawyers from government, academia, public interest, traditional law firm, non-traditional law firms will be invited.

Mentoring Across Cultural Lines

Date: 
01.12.2012
Location: 
Room V

This Diversity Month event will feature a panel of lawyers discussing the importance of developing mentor relationships across demographic lines. Organized by the Black Law Students Association, Latino/a Law Students Association, and Law Women's Caucus. Sponsored by the Office of Dean of Students.

Disability in the Legal Profession

Date: 
01.10.2012
Location: 
Room III

This Diversity Month event will feature a panel on issues facing people with physical disabilities in the workplace. Organized by the Disability Law Society. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students. 

 

Geographic and Racial Health Disparities in the United States

Date: 
01.10.2012
Location: 
Room I

This Diversity Month event will focus on a presentation by University of Chicago medical students about their service trips in Mississippi and South Dakota.

Faculty: 
Anup Malani

The Federalist Society presents Sean O'Hare on "Obstacles to Growth in America"

Date: 
01.09.2012
Location: 
Room III

The Federalist Society and the Kauffman Foundation present:

Sean O'Hare on Occupy Wall Street and its Implications with regards to "Obstacles to Growth in America"

The Federalist Society presents Andrew Redleaf, "Obstacles to Growth in America"

Date: 
01.05.2012
Location: 
Room III

The Federalist Society, sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation presents: 

Andrew Redleaf: "Obstacles to Growth in America"

Lunch will be provided.

The Federalist Society presents Andrew Redleaf, "Obstacles to Growth in America"

Date: 
01.05.2012
Location: 
Room III

The Federalist Society, sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation presents: 

Andrew Redleaf: "Obstacles to Growth in America"

Lunch will be provided.

Public Defender Brownbag Lunch Series Kick-Off

Date: 
01.05.2012
Location: 
University of Chicago Law School, Classroom V

The Criminal Law Society and its faculty advisor, Professor Siegler, invite interested students to attend the first lunch in the new Public Defender Brownbag Lunch Series, which will be co-sponsored by OCS.

Faculty: 
Alison Siegler

BLSA presents Charlotte Walker-Said, "The HIV/AIDS Crisis in Africa and the Creation of 'Diseased Minorities'"

Charlotte Walker-Said is a Human Rights Lecturer at the University of Chicago and an African historian by training. Recently, her research has focused on gender, religion, governance, and economic expansion in West and Equatorial Africa.


60:07 minutes (55.05 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association

"Clinics In Action: The Mental Health Advocacy Project Challenges Illinois' Decision to Close Three State Hospitals"

Illinois operates nine inpatient psychiatric facilities housing approximately 1300 persons.  Faced with a substantial budget deficit, on September 8, 2011, the State announced its intention to close three of these facilities.  The State has also announced that it does not intend to fund alternative services in the community.  Because inpatient care is generally brief,


59:05 minutes (54.09 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Disability Law Society
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