WCL-NOW is a platform to create events for alumni and prospect engagement and cultivation. These events will allow alumni to engage with the groundbreaking research taking place at WCL by bringing faculty research to them in their home region or via a webinar series. Program topics are aimed at showing diversity among faculty and points of view; school representation (equal showing of programmatic topics), and that message universal WCL campaign priorities:

  • Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

  • Student Support

  • Research and Innovation

  • Programmatic Excellence

  • Student Experience

Upcoming WCL-NOW Events

Join American University Washington College of Law for the next discussion in our

WCL-NOW Event Series

February 4, 2021 at 5:00 pm

"Take a Knee: How Athletes Focused Attention on Race in Sport and the Reaction of Corporate America."

A panel discussion featuring:

  • Kimberly Davis, Senior Executive Vice President, National Hockey League

  • Julie Andreeff Jensen, WCL ’02, Senior Vice President, Washington Football Team

  • N. Jeremi Duru, Professor of Law at American University Washington College of Law

  • Moderator: Michael Carroll, Professor of Law at American University Washington College of Law

This event will be on-line.  An official invitation to follow with call-in details.

Previous WCL-NOW Events

The Pandemic of 2020 – Current and Future Legal Implications and the Impacts on Life, Work, and Family: On Thursday, October 22, 2020, Acting Dean Dinerstein was joined by WCL Professors Ann Shalleck and Lia Epperson alongside WCL alumni members Xavier Albán, Tom Morante, and Rebecca Geller for a panel discussion moderated by Professor Mike Carroll on the pandemic of 2020 and the implications that we have faced and what we can anticipate in the future.