Aug 30 Thu
2018

Movie Screening, featuring RBG

05:00PM - 07:00PM Grossman Hall

 Join the Women and the Law Program on August 30th from 5:00-7:00pm in Grossman Hall for a screening of the documentary RBG which explores U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's exceptional life and career. Popcorn and other movie refreshments will be available. RSVP by emailing womenlaw@wcl.american.edu!

  • Presentation
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Sep 04 Tue
2018

Coffee with Dean Nelson

10:00AM - 11:00PM

 Calling all LLM students studying Gender and Law and Women’s Human Rights! Join Dean Camille Nelson for coffee and conversation on Tuesday, September 4th from 10:00am to 11:00am in the Dean’s Conference Room C301. RSVP by emailing womenlaw@wcl.american.edu.

  • Meeting
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Sep 04 Tue
2018

Equal Justice Works: Strengthening Your Application Before the Deadline

12:00PM - 01:00PM

  • Information Session
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff
Sep 06 Thu
2018

How to Write a Successful Fellowship Application

12:00PM - 01:00PM C217

 Do you want to use your law degree to defend women’s and LGBTI rights? Are you considering applying for a post-graduate fellowship, such as Skadden or EJW, but aren’t sure where to start? Do you need tips on how to identify and approach a placement organization, or how to develop your project proposal? Join us on September 6th from 12:00 to 1:00pm in room C217 for lunch and a workshop with WCL faculty and previous fellowship recipients. RSVP by emailing womenlaw@wcl.american.edu!

  • Presentation
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Sep 18 Tue
2018

Gideons Promise Post Graduate Fellowship Information Session

12:00PM - 01:00PM

Gideon’s Promise is an organization dedicated to assuring that every individual facing criminal charges receives adequate legal representation regardless of  economic status. For the last five years, WCL has participated in Gideon’s Promise’s “Law School  Partnership”—a program that provides top-notch training and places graduates in public defender  offices across the South. The defender offices guarantee that within the first year, the graduate  will be moved into a full-time position. More information is at http://www.gideonspromise.org/programs/lspp. Join us for lunch and a conversation with WCL Professor Angela Davis and a Gideon's Promise alumnus from WCL and learn more about this program. Applications are due in October!

  • Information Session
  • Open To Students