WashULaw Events

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 updated 8/21/15  
 This Week's Events
 

Thursday, August 27

Mediation Team Tryouts
6:00-9:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, University Seminar Room (No. 312)
Coaches Collen Jones and Michael Geigerman are holding tryouts for WashULaw’s team to represent the law school at the ABA Representation in Mediation Regional Competition on March 5-6, 2016. To sign up and for more information, email Dorothy Campbell.  more... 

Friday, August 28

Wiley Rutledge Orientation
12:00-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310) 

SBA Happy Hour
3:00-5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301) 

Save the Date 


 August 2015
 

Sunday, August 30

Mediation Team Tryouts
12:00-5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, University Seminar Room (No. 312)
Coaches Collen Jones and Michael Geigerman are holding tryouts for WashULaw’s team to represent the law school at the ABA Representation in Mediation Regional Competition on March 5-6, 2016. To sign up and for more information, email Dorothy Campbell more... 

Monday, August 31

OUTLaw General Membership Meeting
12:00-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305) 

National Moot Court Informational Meeting
12:00-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
The National Moot Court Team is hosting an informational meeting for all interested students. Those who attend will learn about the team, meet some of last year’s competitors, and get a chance to chat one-on-one with the coaches. Additional information is available here and here. Pizza and refreshments will be provided. 

Mediation Team Tryouts
12:00-5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, University Seminar Room (No. 312)
Coaches Collen Jones and Michael Geigerman are holding tryouts for WashULaw’s team to represent the law school at the ABA Representation in Mediation Regional Competition on March 5-6, 2016. To sign up and for more information, email Dorothy Campbell more...

August 31-September 1

2015 International Humanitarian Law Dialogs: "The Wrongs We Seek"
Co-sponsor: The Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute
For more info, visit here.

 September 2015
 

Wednesday, September 2

Jessup International Law Moot Court Team Tryouts
6:00-10:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
For more information, contact Dorothy Campbell at djcampbell@wustl.edu or (314) 935-7964 

Thursday, September 3

Jessup International Law Moot Court Team Final Interviews
6:00-10:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Wright Jury Room (No. 311)
For more information, contact Dorothy Campbell at djcampbell@wustl.edu or (314) 935-7964 

Friday, September 4

SBA Happy Hour
3:00-5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301) 

National Moot Court Tryouts
5:30 PM-9:45 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Trial Courtroom (No. 309)
For more information, contact Dorothy Campbell at djcampbell@wustl.edu or (314) 935-7964, or visit here. 

Saturday, September 5

National Moot Court Tryouts
8:30 AM-5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Trial Courtroom (No. 309)
For more information, contact Dorothy Campbell at djcampbell@wustl.edu or (314) 935-7964, or visit here. 

Wednesday, September 9

11 a.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Peace Operations in Africa
Speaker: Paul D. Williams, Associate Professor, George Washington University
Background Reading: Enhancing U.S. Support for Peace Operations in Africa,
Four Questions – and Answers – about U.S. Support of Peacekeeping in Africa, Africa in Transition Blog.

Hosted by the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute.
As space is limited, kindly RSVP. 

Friday, September 11

2015 World Peace Through Law Award Recipient: Former Prosecutor Benjamin B. Ferencz 
By Invitation Only 

Friday, September 11 - Saturday, September 12

International Experts' Meeting on the Illegal Use of Force: Reconceptualizing the Laws of War
Anheuser-Busch Hall, By Invitation Only  

Thursday, September 24

1 p.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room
Academic Conference Call - International Trade Policy
Speaker: Edward Alden, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Background Reading: The Future of U.S. Trade Policy, Renewing America Blog,
Council of Councils Report Card on Global Trade.
Hosted by the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute.

As space is limited, kindly RSVP. 

 October 2015
 

Wednesday, October 7

11 a.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Improving Humanitarian Aid
Speakers: David Miliband, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Rescue Committee
Background Reading: Improving Humanitarian Aid: How to Make Relief More Efficient and Effective,
Development Channel Blog, Council of Councils Report Card on Advancing Development.
Hosted by the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute.

As space is limited, kindly RSVP. 

Thursday, October 22

1 p.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Religion and Global Affairs
Speaker: Katherine Marshall, Senior Fellow, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, Georgetown University
Background Reading: A Globalized God, Engaging Religious Communities Abroad,
Integrating Religious Engagement into Diplomacy: Challenges & Opportunities.
Hosted by the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute.

As space is limited, kindly RSVP. 

Dean Nancy Staudt Chair Installation
4:30 p.m., Anheuser-Busch Hall (No. 310), Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom
Please join us for the installation of Nancy Staudt as the Howard and Caroline Cayne Professor of Law.

Friday, October 30 - Saturday, October 31

Conference on Empirical Legal Studies
Washington University School of Law, the Center for Empirical Research in the Law, and Olin Business School are pleased to host the 10th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS). For more information and to register, visit here. 

 November 2015
 

Wednesday, November 4

11 a.m., Seigle Hall 108E, Detjen Seminar Room 
Academic Conference Call - Lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan: Facing Future Defense Challenges
Speaker: Janine Davidson, Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
Optional Background Reading: Defense in Depth Blog, Withdrawal Symptoms: The Bungling of the Iraq Exit,
Global Conflict Tracker.
Hosted by the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute.

As space is limited, kindly RSVP.