Events

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Guantanamo Bay: Obama's Legacy, Trump's Challenge

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Location: 3130 Eck Hall of Law

Barack Obama pledged in 2008 to close Guantanamo Bay detention camp, an effort that failed under the pressure of intense bipartisan opposition. The Trump administration, by contrast, has signaled its eagerness to expand the number of detainees at the facility. Paul Lewis,Department of Defense Special Envoy for Guantanamo Detention Closure under the Obama Administration, will discuss the bitter political environment he faced during his tenure, and the logistical, legal, and ideological challenges that face us as we contemplate an expanded Guantanamo Bay.…

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Student Panel - How to make the most out of your 1L Summer

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Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law

The Public Interest Law Forum (PILF) will gather a panel of current 2L students at NDLS for an introduction and discussion of their various 1L Summer experiences. Now that 1L students are in the midst of securing, or have secured, a job for the Summer, students will discuss the steps to knock that experience out of the park and set you up for the next step.…

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

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Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law

The Rev. Richard Dalton, Senior Advisor, Religious Affairs, Office of the President, National Southern Christian Leadership Conference, has created a national organization with the goal of reducing the imbalanced treatment of minorities in the criminal justice sphere in our society.

Sponsor: BLSA

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Friday, February 24, 2017

Data Security Conference

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Location: 2130 Eck Hall of Law, Faculty Meeting Room

Modern technology enables the collection and use of many types of data for a wide range of purposes. Many of those uses are enormously beneficial. But the era of big data comes with substantial risks to privacy, particularly as data breaches proliferate. This conference will focus on legal and ethical issues in data security, with a particular focus on institutional design and regulatory strategy.…

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

NIJC Externship Language Interpreting Training

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Location: 2108 Eck Hall of Law

NIJC Externship Language Interpreting Training with professor Lisa Koop.

This session will involve training with volunteer interpreters to review confidentiality, provide some background on the types of cases they are helping with, and discuss best practices in interpreting.…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Essentials of Student Loan Repayment

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Location: 1140 Eck Hall of Law

Are you wondering about student loan repayment options and which one may be the best financial fit for you? Have you heard about loan forgiveness programs but aren’t sure how to qualify for one of these programs? Do you have other questions about student loan repayment but aren’t sure who to ask? You are encouraged to attend this presentation on student loan repayment, including representatives from the Office of Financial Aid and the Loan Repayment Assistance Program Committee. While this is primarily geared toward 3Ls, any law student who has borrowed a student loan is welcome to attend.…

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Aspiring Legal Academy

Location: Notre Dame Law School

Notre Dame Law School is hosting a workshop for law school graduates interested in preparing for the legal academy. Individuals at all stages of preparation for the legal teaching are encouraged to apply, from those only now considering entering the legal academy to those planning to go on the market in the fall of 2017. Participants preparing for the teaching market next fall will be given the opportunity to present a mock job talk to members of the Notre Dame faculty.…

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Aspiring Legal Academy

Location: Notre Dame Law School

Notre Dame Law School is hosting a workshop for law school graduates interested in preparing for the legal academy. Individuals at all stages of preparation for the legal teaching are encouraged to apply, from those only now considering entering the legal academy to those planning to go on the market in the fall of 2017. Participants preparing for the teaching market next fall will be given the opportunity to present a mock job talk to members of the Notre Dame faculty.…

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Friday, April 21, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017