Week of October 15, 2018
All events will be held in Myron Taylor Hall unless otherwise noted.
Monday, October 15
11:00 - 12:00 PM, The Foyer
WLC Selling Tickets for Seneca Falls Trip
12:15 - 1:00 PM, Room 290
1L Exam Skills Intro: How to Get the Most Out of Your Practice Exam. Pizza will be served.
5:00 - 7:00 PM, Room G90
Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law
Is Israel's democracy in danger? Defending human rights traditions without a written constitution.
Law Professor Avi Bell will be speaking about upholding human rights in a democratic system without a written constitution. Food will be provided. Event starts at 5:30
Tuesday, October 16
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM, Room 276
Working for a NYS City Government - Bronx DA
The Public Service Office will be hosting, Ms. Sherry Cohen, from the Bronx DA office to discuss what it is like to work for a city government, specifically in the state of New York. Lunch will be provided for RSVP'd guests.
12:00 - 1:00 PM, The Foyer
WLC Selling Tickets for Seneca Falls Trip
4:30 - 5:30 PM, Room 184
1L Summer Job Search
The Career Services Office and the Office of Public Service will discuss opportunities in the private and public sectors, judges’ chambers, government, academia, and study abroad programs, along with the next steps for beginning your 1L summer job search. Pick up useful resource books.
Wednesday, October 17
8:00 – 10:00 AM, The Commons
The Weekly Perk- Coffee and conversation. Stop by for a cup! Breakfast food also provided.
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.
2:50 - 4:45 PM, Student Lounge
Women of Color Collective, Mid Semester Check-in Hour
Facilitate conversations about emotional well-being with 1Ls and LLM students, check in on how students are doing, and provide academic support.
5:30 - 6:30 PM, The Squash Court
CLSA and Dean of Students present free weekly yoga classes at the Squash Court. Join for some evening yoga to create strength, awareness, and harmony in both the mind and body. All levels welcome. Extra mats are provided but feel free to bring your own.
Thursday, October 18
6:00 PM, Room G90
WLC Event with Judge Ridway
Friday, October 19
12:00 - 1:00 PM, Room 186
Joint Ventures in Real Estate Deals
3:00 - 4:30 PM, Room G85
How to Successfully "Network" Your Way into a Job
Judge Delissa Ridgway of the U.S. International Trade Court, New York City will explain: Sending out dozens of cover letters and resumes is definitely not the way to get a job in the current economy. This fast-paced, highly practical workshop will highlight creative, innovative, proven tactics and strategies that you can easily implement to help build hour professional "network," distinguish yourself from other applicants, and land a rewarding position that capitalizes on your unique background and skill set.
Saturday, October 20
11:00 AM, Big Red Barn
Graduate Student & Families Pumpkin Carving at Big Red Barn
Graduate students and families come out to carve your best pumpkin! Be as creative as you want! Pumpkins and all necessary tools will be provided. Just bring your imagination. Donuts, apple cider, and apple juice will be served.
Beyond Next Week
Monday, October 22
11:15 - 12:00 PM, Room 290
1L Elective Information Session
4:00 - 6:00 PM, Room 182
Fed Soc Event: Brian Knight
4:30 - 6:00 PM, The Student Lounge
LII Supreme Court Bulletin
Preview of cases in the Supreme Court's current term.
Tuesday, October 23
4:00 - 6:00 PM, The Student Lounge
Clinical Programs Open House
There will be presentations by clinic faculty followed by a chance to speak with individual faculty and students immediately after. Light refreshments will be served.
5:00 - 7:00 PM, Room 390
Mock Trial - External Competitions and Tryouts Information
Thursday, October 25
5:30 - 8:00 PM, Room 186
Fed Soc Event: Bryan Tramont & FCC Chairman
Friday, October 26
12:30 - 1:30PM, Room 184
The Economics of the Law Firm
5:00 - 6:30 PM, The Commons
Myron Taylor Mixer
6:45 - 9:15 PM, The Student Lounge
LLMA's Open Mic Night for the Graduate Community
Hosting an open mic night at the law school for people to showcase their hidden and not so hidden talent! Food will be served.