January 28: Social Justice Tuesday -Voting Rights After the Shelby County Decision: New Challenges for Voting Equality Today
Date: Tuesday, 1/28/2014
Time: 12:30 – 1:20 pm
Speaker: Matt Barreto, Associate Professor, Political Science
Please RSVP by Monday, January 27, 2014 at 12:00 pm Symplicity or firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 29: You’re Invited to the Attorney General’s Info Session
Jessica Creighton and Lisa Keeler from the Attorney General’s Office will be here to discuss the opportunities within their offices both during and after law school. Bring your questions and your lunch for an informative presentation. Please RSVP in Symplicity.
January 31: Don’t Miss the NW Public Service Career Fair! 1/31 in Seattle, 2/1 in Portland
Don’t forget to register for the NW Public Service Career Fair this Friday, 1/31 in Seattle, and Saturday on 2/1. For over two decades, the NW Public Service Career Fair has linked law students & alumni with opportunities to make a difference. More than 75 non-profits & government offices and more than 600 students & alumni from our 11 schools participated in 2013. Click here to view a sample list of participating employers.
Register at the door or online here.
February 1: Support Students’ Commitment to Public Service! Donate to PILA
Whether you can make to this year’s PILA Auction on Saturday, February 1 or not, now’s a great time to make a special donation to ensure the sustainability of its summer grant program for law students working in public service!
February 6: The Sustainable International Development LLM Program Celebrates 20 Years
Please join us for a celebration to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Sustainable International Development Graduate Program at UW School of Law.
Date: Thursday, February 6, 2014
WILLIAM GATES HALL, UW SCHOOL OF LAW
Formal Program: 6:00pm
The SID graduate program builds upon the groundbreaking work of founder Roy Prosterman who pioneered land reform as a means to secure prosperity for the rural poor. His legacy is an innovative graduate program designed to provide students with the skills needed to face the international development challenges of the 21st century. The SID 20th Anniversary celebration commemorates the past and celebrates the future.
Remarks by: Roy Prosterman, Founder, Landesa and the Sustainable International Development graduate program; Jeffrey Riedinger ‘80, Vice Provost for Global Affairs, University of Washington; Tim Hanstad ‘88, ‘95, President and CEO, Landesa; Yoichi Shio, SID LL.M. ‘04, Director, Law and Justice Division, Governance Group; Anita Ramasastry, UW Law Foundation Professor of Law and Director, Sustainable International Development graduate program.
February 21: Join the Social Reception Featuring Members of the Washington Supreme Court at the 28th Goldmark Award Luncheon
Date: Friday, February 21, 2014
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 PM
Location: Seattle Sheraton Hotel, 1400 6th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
Followed by the ATJ Forum Celebration of Leadership which includes a panel featuring members of the Washington Supreme Court plus a social reception to bestow the Rainier Cup! https://2014atjforum.eventbrite.com