Jan 25 Wed

Gender & The Practice of Law Series: Gender & Immigration Law

12:00PM - 01:00PM Washington College of Law, Y404

  • Presentation
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff
Jan 25 Wed

Interactive Session on 2023 Hague Program with Prof. SaCouto and Hague Program Alum

12:15PM - 01:00PM Washington College of Law

 War Crimes Research Office invites you to an interactive session on 2023 Hague Summer Law Program with Professor SáCouto and alums of the program.

All JD/LLM students and international students are invited to attend!

Summer Hague Program Alums Ben Crawford (Hague Program 2022) and Jack Kirk (Hague Program 2022) will be joining us to share their experience and answer your questions!

On: January 25, 2023 | 12 pm – 1pm (EST)

Room: Y401

Virtual: Zoom Link

Meeting ID: 995 3278 1158

Passcode: 049897


Kindly RSVP here, to confirm your participation

  • Information Session
  • Open To Students
Jan 26 Thu

Animal Law & Environmental Law: Parallels & Synergies

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

A Luncheon with Professor Randall Abate

Sponsored by the Animal Law Society and the Program on Environmental & Energy Law (PEEL)

Please join us in-person at American University, Washington College of Law for a discussion Professor Randall S. Abate, Assistant Dean of Environmental Studies at George Washington University Law School. IWhat Can Animal Law Learn From Environmental Law? (Environmental Law Institute Press, 2d ed., 2020), Professor Abate has assembled an experienced team of 36 academics, advocates, and legal professionals from the environmental and animal law fields to examine the experiences of these two fields. This presentation will first address some of the key themes of the book’s coverage. It will then provide case studies from the book’s chapters to illustrate how animal law can learn from environmental law and how the two fields can work together to secure mutual gains.

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
Time: 12 PM
Location: American University, Washington College of Law | Rm NT03
4300 Nebraska Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016
Zoom: Meeting ID 962 4354 0618 | Passcode 263660

Questions? Contact us at nl2860a@american.edu

  • Presentation
  • Open To The Public, Alumni, Students AND Faculty/Staff
Jan 26 Thu

LLM: How to Craft a Cover Letter

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


Struggling with application materials for an internship or externship? We are here to help!
Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD) will be hosting a LLM How to Craft a Cover Letter on Thursday, January 26th at 12-1:30 pm. The session will help you develop a stellar cover letter for your dream employer. To prepare for the session, watch the
Crafting Compelling Cover Letter video to revise your existing document, and then bring the updated version to the session with you. During the session, you will trade feedback with your peers, and we will keep working with you until you get these just right!

Note: If you are an incoming LLM and SJD student, you must attend this workshop before requesting an individual appointment for cover letter review.  

  • Training
  • Open To Students AND Faculty/Staff
Jan 27 Fri

The Future of Health Care Series: Health Equity

12:00PM - 01:15PM Online via Zoom

The Health Law and Policy Program at American University Washington College of Law is pleased to launch a new series of panel discussions examining trends, challenges, and opportunities in health care and the role of law and policy.  The Future of Health Care series is presented in partnership with the American Health Law Association and the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics and will highlight both practitioner and scholar perspectives on timely topics such as health equity, health reform, artificial intelligence, and data security.

This panel will examine health care access and delivery through the lens of health equity and will be moderated by Health Law and Policy Program Director Asha Scielzo. 


12:00 -12:15 pm ET:

Welcome remarks from Dean Roger A. Fairfax, Jr., AHLA Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer David Cade, and ASLME Executive Director and Publications Director Ted Hutchinson

12:15 -1:15 pm ET:

Panel presentation/discussion


-Dru Bhattacharya (Chief Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Officer, Banner Health)
-Brietta Clark (Professor of Law and J. Rex Dibble Fellow, Loyola Marymount University Loyola Law School)
-Elizabeth Pendo (Joseph J. Simeone Professor of Law, Center for Health Law Studies, William C. Wefel Center for Employment Law, Saint Louis University School of Law)

Registration is free but required for this event. Registration now open!

*This program will be conducted via Zoom. Registrants will be sent the Zoom link in advance.

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