Controversial Conversations in Human Rights 2011-2012

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Controversial Conversations aims to foster a dialogue among students about hot-button, cutting-edge human rights issues and to view these issues from innovative angles. This series is a chance for students to have the floor to discuss contentious issues in human rights, facilitated by WCL faculty. This year's sessions focused on human rights and democracy, illegal immigration and other hot topics.

Human Rights Crisis in Syria: What Can Be Done?

Date: March 7, 2012

Time: 12:00-1:20 PM

Location: WCL JD Student Lounge

 

 

Who Deserves Asylum?

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Date: October 17, 2011

Time: 12:00-1:20 PM

Location: WCL JD Student Lounge

Facilitator: Practictioner-in-Residence David Baluarte

Co-sponsor: WCL Immigrants' Rights Coalition