Sep 14 Thu

LLM: How to Job Search

12:00PM - 01:30PM Washington College of Law


Not sure how to begin your job search? Don’t worry, the Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD) is here to help. OCPD will be hosting a LLM How to Job Search on Thursday, September 14th at 12-1:30 pm in N102. The session will help you identify employers while develop strategies on how to land a job with your dream employer. To prepare for the session, review the Legal Careers 101 (Password: OCPD). Registration is free, but required. There will be pizza!

Note: If you are an incoming LLM and SJD student, this session is mandatory.

  • Training
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Sep 19 Tue

National Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

03:00PM - 06:30PM Washington College of Law

American University Washington College of Law Invites You to Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with us on

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

3:00pm - 4:00pm EST
Virtual Cafecito with Dean Roger A. Fairfax Jr.

This Zoom session gathers Latin American/Hispanic students, alumni, faculty and staff to celebrate and support each other.


4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Alumni Panel
Adelante! Empowering Your Community

AUWCL Campus
Hear from AUWCL alumni how their advocacy empowers the broader Latino/Hispanic community.


5:00pm - 6:30pm EST
AUWCL Campus

Come celebrate and enjoy complimentary appetizers and beverages.

  • Reception
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Sep 20 Wed

Interpreting the Unwritten Word

08:00AM - 06:00PM Grossman Hall - Room YT01


Panel 1 -
Identifying Customin International InvestmentLaw
Panel 2 -
Interpretation ofTreaties and Custom inInternational Investment Law
Roundtable Discussion -
Custom & its Interpretationin International InvestmentLaw


Panel 3 -
The Interpretation ofSecondary Rules inInternational Investment Law
Panel 4 -
Custom and itsInterpretation in InternationalInvestment Law – CurrentChallenges

  • Conference
  • Open To The Public, Students, Faculty/Staff AND
Sep 20 Wed

Economic Development Challenges of Developing Energy Projects on Tribal Lands

12:00PM - 01:00PM Room N102

AUWCL PEEL and NALSA are jointly hosting the first lunch talk this fall with the Navajo energy development expert, politician, and attorney Chris Deschene on the economic development challenges of developing energy projects on tribal lands. Our speakers will lead the conversation with Native American energy projects that concern tribal land use, co-management of natural resources, and energy sovereignty.

  • Conference
  • Open To Students, Faculty/Staff AND
Sep 20 Wed

Public Interest Lawyering 101

12:00PM - 01:00PM Washington College of Law

Did you come to law school because you want to make a difference? Are you hoping to pursue a career in public interest but aren't sure what that actually means? Are you wondering what public interest lawyers actually do? Please join the Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD) on September 20 in Y402 @ 12:00PM for a discussion about the nuts and bolts of public interest lawyering. Registration is free, but required.

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