WashULaw Events

Washington University School of Law Scholars in Law

 updated 2/27/15  
 This Week's Events
 

Friday, February 27

Jewish Law Society Happy Hour  
3:30-5:30 PM, Bar Louie in the Central West End
Join the Jewish Law Society for a happy hour, all are welcome to attend!  

Saturday, February 28

MELSA EnergyCare Community Service Project 
8:00 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Susman Classroom (No. 403)
We will meet first in AB Hall 403 for a 30-minute training/orientation session. The group will carpool out to the home we are weatherizing with EnergyCare. (It could be anywhere in St. Louis city or county, but generally not more than a 20-minute drive). If you have any questions, please email Fajer Saeed. We hope to see you there! 

Monday, March 2

Deans' Open Forum for Students - March Edition
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for a discussion on Diversity and Inclusion. Pizza will be provided. 

Monday Market Talk - Texas
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, University Seminar Room (No. 312)

Join the Monday Market Talk and hear from a student panel about their summer experiences at firms in Dallas. Space is limited. Please RSVP in Symplicity/Events. 

Monday Market Talk - California
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Wright Jury Room (No. 311)
Join the Monday Market Talk and hear from a student panel talk about their summer experiences at firms in California. Space is limited. Please RSVP in Symplicity/Events. 

Tuesday, March 3

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  

Brief Relief from Lexis
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Peper, Martin, Jensen, Maichel and Hetlage Classroom (No. 401)
Open brief season is here! How does it sound to get that research going NOW instead of waiting until spring break? Lexis can help you get off and running easily so that you can really take a break next week. We will quickly review case and secondary searching and add more advanced filtering and Shepardizing—all in 30 minutes with lunch and 400 points! Sign up by noon Monday, March 2 at www.lexisnexis.com/lawschool on the Training Calendar. 

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz, The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
12:00 Noon, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
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Wednesday, March 4

OPT Workshop
11:00 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Susman Classroom (No. 403) 

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  

Themis Bar Review 
11:30 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)
Come by the Themis Bar Review table if you have any questions about the bar exam, our program, applying for the bar, or the MPRE. We also have free candy!. 

Student Experiences in the Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic 
12:00 PM, Seigle Hall, Centennial Classroom (No. 208)
Interested in environmental law? Working with technical information and experts? Participating in impactful legal action? Representing dedicated activists? Before sending in your clinic preferences for next year, come learn more about this fantastic opportunity from students who recently worked in the Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic! Panel hosted by EELS. Lunch will be provided! 

Thursday, March 5

Barbri Tabling
11:00 AM,  Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301)  

Labor & Employment Law Class Selection Panel 
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Morriss Classroom (No. 202)
The Labor and Employment Law Society is hosting a class selection panel with WashULaw Labor and Employment Professors. 

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Darius Clark Monroe
Darius Clark Monroe will speak and show his film, Evolution of a Criminal.
4-6 pm, in the Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom
Sponsors: History Department; Psychology Department; Provost’s Office; Center for the Humanities; Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program; African & African American Studies Program; and the School of Law Negotiation & Dispute Resolution Program, Dispute Resolution Society, and American Constitution Society. more...  


Save the Date 

 March 2015
 

Sunday, March 8 - Saturday, March 14

Spring Break 
No classes will be held this week.  The law school will be open. 

Friday, March 13

US Arbitration and Mediation CLE
8:30 AM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Peper, Martin, Jensen, Maichel and Hetlage Classroom (No. 401) 

Monday, March 16

Panel on Current Developments in the Middle East
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
Professor Mohamed Arafa, an Egyptian professor who is currently a visiting professor at Indiana Law, and Professor Jeff Redding, a law professor at SLU, will serve on a panel on Current Developments in the Middle East. Sponsored by the Middle Eastern Law Students Association. 

International Women’s Day Celebration
4:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Paulette Brown, president-elect of the ABA, is the keynote speaker for this year’s International Women’s Day celebration, sponsored by the Women’s Law Caucus. Brown’s talk, which will be part of the school’s Public Interest Law & Policy Speaker Series, will be followed by a brief one-hour reception. The event is co-sponsored by the American Constitution Society, Student Bar Association Diversity Committee, Women of Color Law Society, Negotiation & Dispute Resolution Society, the Mound City Bar, and the Women Lawyers Association of Greater St. Louis.  

Tuesday, March 17

BLSA Election Info. Session
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305) 

Chair Installation Ceremony for Lee Epstein
5:00 PM, Holmes Lounge, Ridgley Hall
Provost Holden Thorp cordially invites you to the installation of Lee Epstein as the Ethan A.H. Shepley Distinguished University Professor. A reception will follow. more...
Please RSVP by March 3 to Gina Tramelli.
 

Wednesday, March 18

CSO: Renting in New York
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Susman Classroom (No. 403)
CSO informational session on renting in New York for student internships. 

Wednesday, March 25

CFR Academic Conference Call: International Efforts to Combat Climate Change - Michael A. Levi
11:00 AM, Siegle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
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Thursday, March 26

Vessel Film Screening
5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305) 

Monday, March 30

WGSS Colloquium
4:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310) 

Tuesday, March 31

Solo, Small & Midsize Firm Day 
Details coming soon. Watch Symplicity/Events. 

 April 2015
 

Wednesday, April 1

Public Interest Law and Policy Speakers Series: Stephanie Farrior
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
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April 2-3, 2015

Global Perspectives on Colorism 
Anheuser-Busch Hall
Sponsored by Harris World Law Institute.  more... 

Monday, April 6

Chair Installation Ceremony for Dean Staudt
4:30 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
Please join us for the installation of Dean Nancy Staudt as the Howard & Caroline Cayne Professor of Law. Reception to follow. Kindly RSVP to hilary.letcher@wustl.edu 

MELSA Easter Celebration
5:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Cullenbine Classroom (No. 305)
The Middle Eastern Law Students Association (MELSA) will be hosting an Easter celebration. This event will be an informal way to learn more about Easter and its relationship to the Middle East, as well as to enjoy some great Arabic food! All are welcome, and we hope to see you then. 

Tuesday, April 7

Exploring the Second Amendment
12:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (No. 310)
ACS will host a Conversation with Prof. Adam Winkler on Exploring the Second Amendment. Contact Bradley Dlatt for more information.  

Wednesday, April 8

CFR Academic Conference Call: U.S. Defense Policy - Janine Davidson
11:00 AM, Seigle Hall, Detjen Seminar Room (No. 108E)
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Wednesday, April 8

Deans' Open Forum for Students - April Edition
12:15-1:00 PM, Anheuser-Busch Hall, Faculty Seminar Room (No. 320)
Dean Nancy Staudt and Vice Dean Peggie Smith invite all students to meet for an informal discussion. Questions and comments will be welcome.  

 May 2015
 

Friday, May 15

Commencement
Begins 8:30 AM
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