Week of November 5, 2018
All events will be held in Myron Taylor Hall unless otherwise noted.
Monday, November 5
2:30 - 3:30 PM, Room G81
NALSA General Body Meeting
4:15 - 5:55 PM, Rooms L39, G28R, G29, G39, 244, 279,
Exam Skills Practice
5:00 - 6:00 PM, Room 186
BLS 1L Summer Job Panel
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Room 182
Living Proudly: LGBT Restrictions, Resistance, and Resilience in Uganda and the USA
Tuesday, November 6
4:45 - 6:00 PM, Room G90
The Criminalization of Women and LGBT People of Color
The Women's Law Coalition, Women of Color Collective, National Lawyer's Guild, American Constitution Society, and South Asian Law Students Association are hosting Andrea Ritchie to present a talk on the criminalization of women and LGBT people of color.
5:00 - 6:00 PM, Room 276
Info Session on New JD-TECH program
Thai food provided
RSVP to Gina Jackson (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 12:00 noon on Nov. 5
Wednesday, November 7
8:00 - 10:00, The Commons
The Weekly Perk- Coffee and conversation every Wednesday from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. in The Commons. Stop by for a cup! Breakfast food also provided.
12:30 - 2:00 PM, Room G90
Fed Soc Event: Phillip Munoz
2:30 – 4:30 PM, 126B Hughes Hall
Let's Talk is a program that provides easy access to informal confidential consultations with counselors from Cornell Health Services. Counselors hold walk-in hours at sites around campus Monday through Friday. Speaking with a counselor can help provide insight, solutions, and information about other resources. No appointment needed.
5:00 - 6:30 PM, Room 390
Mock Trial External Competition Information Session
Thursday, November 8
12:15 - 1:15 PM, Room 276
Berger Event: Mohamed Arafa
Professor Mohamed Arafa will discuss "Uniquely Human and Unthinkable: Is Compatibility Achievable between Islamic (Shari'a) Law and Human Rights Law? Please RSVP: https://www.lawschool.cornell.edu/news-center/event-Detail.cfm?ID=154026
3:30 - 5:30 PM, Room G85
Lecture of a Panel of Arbitrators
Friday, November 9
12:30 - 3:30 PM, The Commons
AALSA Block Party
4:00 - 5:30 PM, Room G90
Contracts Final Review Session with Michael Milazzo
Professor Hillman's former TA, Michael Milazzo, will review an exam question, provide a model answer, and discuss issue-spotting techniques.
Beyond Next Week
Monday, November 12
12:00 - 1:00 PM, Saperston Student Lounge
Veteran's Day Reception
Join Cornell Law School in celebrating the veterans and active duty military in our student body, faculty and staff. Please stop by to show your appreciation, to meet fellow veterans, and for some refreshments.
4:15 -6:15 PM, Room 182
Social Justice Entrepreneurship Projects at Cornell Law School
Join Doug Lasdon and the students in the Social Entrepreneurship class as they present their Social Justice projects. Light snacks served.
4:30 - 5:30 PM, Room 186
1L Summer Internship Panel
Join PILU, SALSA, APALSA, CALE, NLG and WOCC for a panel of upperclassmen who will talk about their prior summer internships, discuss how and when to apply to them, and give general advice. Pizza will be served!
Tuesday, November 13
12:15 - 1:15 PM, MacDonald Moot Court, Room 390
The Dean’s Office presents a lecture featuring Stephen Robinson, AB `81, JD `84
Please join us for the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series with Judge Stephen Robinson, Partner at Skadden Arps. His lecture will be on “Being a Lawyer in the Best Sense in Today’s America”.
All are welcome to attend. Lunch will be provided for guests registered by Tuesday, November 6.
Wednesday, November 14
12:15 - 1:15 PM, Saperston Student Lounge
Know Your Rights Training
A panel discussion between Professor Jaclyn Kelley-Widmer, Professor Rachel T. Goldberg, and 3L student Amanda Wong to deliver valuable community awareness on how to protect oneself and others under the threat of ICE and Border Patrol abuse, police brutality, and violations of human and constitutional rights.
12:30 - 2:00 PM, G90
CLS Know Your Rights Training
A practical workshop aims to empower both documented and undocumented people by informing them of their rights when interacting with police or immigration officials.
Thursday, November 15
3:50 - 5:00 PM, Room 182
National Lawyers Guild, November General Body Meeting
5:00 - 6:00 PM, Room 186
BLSA, NALSA, LALSA Career Panel
Friday, November 16
8:00 - 5:30 PM, Room G90
Low Income Tax Legal Assistance Conference
12:00 - 1:30 PM, Saperston Student Lounge
LII Supreme Court Bulletin Buzz