Jan 31 Fri

Rise Against Hate

12:00PM - 01:30PM Tenley Campus - Warren NT01 Ceremonial Classroom

Please join us on Friday, January 31st at noon in NT01 (Ceremonial Classroom) for our lunchtime event, Rise Against Hate, which commemorates the 10 year anniversary of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act. Featuring guest speakers include Judy Shepard, Michael Lieberman (Anti-Defamation League), David Stacy (Human Rights Campaign), Kristen Clarke (Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law), Mara Keisling (National Center for Transgender Equality) and Hilary Shelton (NAAP). Lunch will be served. This event is sponsored by the following WCL organizations: the Program on Law and Government, the Lambda Law Society, the Jewish Law Society, the Black Law Students Association, and the AU Office of Campus Life and Inclusive Excellence. Registration is free, but required: https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/registration

  • Lecture
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
  • CLE
Jan 31 Fri

Career Coaching & Speed Networking for IP/Tech/Communications/Sports/Security Students

04:00PM - 06:00PM Tenley Campus - Capital Atrium

This annual event matches students with practicing alumni working in their field of interest for one-on-one meetings. Each meeting is approximately 20 minutes, and may include resume review, career coaching, helpful hints on how to make contacts in the field or a particular organization, as well as personal experiences. 

Registration requires an uploaded resume and short description of your field of interest to share with career coaches. 

JOIN AS A CAREER COACH: To join the event as a Career Coach, register at https://www.jotform.com/pijip/ip-career-coaching-registration

REGISTER AS A JOB SEEKER: To join the event as a student or recent graduate job seeker, register at https://form.jotform.com/pijip/IPAdvising

  • Information Session
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Feb 01 Sat

Transactional Law Society Spring Qualifying Tournament

09:30AM - 03:30PM Tenley Campus - Warren N101 Classroom

 The Transactional Law Society ("TLS") is Spring Qualifying Tournament (SQT)on February 1-2, 2020, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in N101. 

TLS is one of the premier negotiation societies on campus. We have an outstanding reputation for competing and winning both domestically and internationally. TLS focuses on training students interested in negotiation, and legal and policy drafting for all practice areas including intellectual property, sports law, mergers & acquisitions, tax law, and health law and policy. 
If you are interested in developing your negotiation and drafting skills, then TLS is the organization for YOU. 
We look forward to seeing you at the Spring Qualifying Tournament. If you have any questions about the society or the competition, please feel free to reach out at TLS@wcl.american.edu." 

  • Performance
  • Open To Students
Feb 03 Mon

Galentine's Day General Body Meeting for the Women's Law Association

12:00PM - 01:00PM Tenley Campus - Yuma Y116 Classroom

Join the Women's Law Association for a Galentine's Day Themed General Body Meeting. There will be a raffle for a Lo & Sons bag and coloring/card-making!

  • Meeting
  • Open To Students
Feb 04 Tue

S.J.D. Dissertation Defense: Abdulaziz A. Alrashid

02:00PM - 04:00PM Tenley Campus - Capital C116 Weinstein Courtroom

The S.J.D. Program invites the WCL Community to observe Abdulaziz A. Alrashid defend his dissertation! The defense will occur on Tuesday, February 4th, from 2-4 PM in the Weinstein Courtroom. Light refreshments will be served.

  • Presentation
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff