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Events at American University Washington College of Law

You can also see Calendar View of events related to environmental law at WCL! American University Washington College of Law has moved! We look forward to seeing you soon at our new location: 4300 Nebraska Ave NW. Click for Directions to the American University Washington College of Law!

WCL Externship Fair

Legal Aspects of Agribusiness: Brazil, the United States, and China

February 10-11
Claudio Grossman Hall

WCL, in conjunction with the Instituto Justiça e Cidadania, will hold a two day Symposium on Legal Aspects of Agribusiness on February 10-11, 2016, which will take place at WCL's new campus (4300 Nebraska Ave NW). Speakers will include Brazilians and Americans who are prominent in matters pertaining to food and agriculture, as well as several justices from Brazil's second hightest court, the Superior Tribunal of Justice. In addition to discussing the Brazilian agribusiness, the symposium will also draw comparisons with the Chinese experience.

Climate Change, Energy & Environment: Strategies and Opportunities in a Post-Paris World

Saturday, February 13, 12:30-1:45pm
Location: TBD

Join the WCL Program on International & Comparative Environmental Law, alumni, and environmental professionals for a discussion about climate change, energy law, and environmental law in a post-Paris world. The discussion is part of the Ribbon Cutting weekend celebrating WCL's new Tenley campus home.


North America Regional, Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition

February 20-21

WCL is hosting the North America Regional of the Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition! If you are interested in volunteering, email

DC Area Events

DC Green Scene

DC Green Scene is a new website that compiles energy and environment events in Washington, DC. They list policy seminars, conferences, congressional hearings, and media events happening here. Check out the DC Green Scene website!

Past Events

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