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Week Of April 5, 2013

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Monday, April 1

All Day May 2013 JD Candidates: Deadline to submit final draft of Major Writing Credit paper.  
All Day All students: Deadline to submit all outstanding Fall 2012 written work.  
All Day DEADLINE: Venable Summer Fellowship Applications Due Today   Due to the generous support of Venable, LLP, Columbia Law School is proud to offer a funded public interest fellowship awarded to a 1L who more...
9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials   Two for the price of one Iced Lattes between the hours of 9am - 11am  and 5pm – 8pm.

Visa, Master Card, Amex, and Discover are more...
10:00 - 4:00 PM Law Revue Ticket Sales  We are selling tickets for the Law Revue Show. Contact: Ben Shartsis, bcs2137@columbia.edu
12:10 - 1:10 PM SJI Monday: The Mayor's Lawyer - Counselor to the Mayor of New York   Sami Naim, Deputy Counselor to the Mayor, will discuss his role as senior policy advisor and counsel to the Mayor of New York. Other Mayoral more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Navigating Transitions: how to remain balanced and use your strengths during times of change   Join Dr. Raia Margo for a discussion about capitalizing on your strengths to improve wellness and resilience during times of difficulty and change. more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Bloomberg law training   We invite you to use your academic Bloomberg Law account while working at your summer position, whether at a law firm, court, government, corporate, more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Battling with Market Forces to Achieve Transparency, Workers' Rights & a Fair Deal: Tea in India, Mining in the DRC  

While creating wealth and opportunity for many, the expansion of the global economy has revived old problems and exposed new ones. The Human more...

12:10 - 1:10 PM Where Do Animals Fit In to Human Advancement? A Conversation on the Intersection of Science, Law, and Animals   Please join the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, the Society for Science, Law, and Technology, and attorney Barbara Gislason, leader in both more...
4:00 - 5:00 PM BPI: A Public Interest Law and Policy Center in Chicago   This law and policy center focuses on housing, education and political reform in the Chicago area. BPI will talk about its 2-year post-graduate more...
5:30 - 8:30 PM CANCELLED: Drop-In Hours with Vicki Grosso   Dr. Vicki Grosso, psychologist at Counseling & Psychological Services, holds open hours at the law school every Monday from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm in more...
6:30 - 7:30 PM CLWA Women in Firms Panel and Dinner   Join the Columbia Law Women's Association, along with attorneys from Chadbourne & Parke, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, Clifford more...

Tuesday, April 2

9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials  Purchase any Gourmet Pastry and receive 12oz hot chocolate for only .99¢!

Visa, Master Card, Amex, and Discover are accepted.
10:00 - 4:00 PM Law Revue Ticket Sales   Selling tickets for Law Revue Presents: A Game of Loans

Tickets will be on sale outside Jerome Greene 104 on Tuesday, 4/2, as well as Monday more...
12:00 - 1:00 PM Friedmann Conference: Lunch talk with Dr. Shirin Ebadi and Professor Lori Damrosch   Dr. Ebadi is an Iranian champion of human rights. She was the first female judge in Iranian history and served until the1979 more...
12:10 - 1:00 PM Defending Religious Freedom: The Judicial Battle Over the HHS Mandate.   Please join the Federalist Society in welcoming Luther Strange, the Attorney General of Alabama.  After being elected Attorney General in 2010, more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Wrongfully Committed; The Story of Fernando Bermudez   Fernando Bermudez spent 18 years in prison before his innocence was recognized by the courts. On Nov. 12, 2009, he was declared "actually innocent" more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM LSSE and ELS Ecopreneurship Panel   Panelists include:

Business School Professor Bruce Usher:

Bruce Usher is the Elizabeth B. Strickler '86 and Mark T. Gallogly '86 more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Judicial Perspectives on Federal Clerkships   A panel of U.S. District Judges for the Southern District of New York will discuss their clerkship experiences, share their thoughts on what students more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Inside the Life of an IP Attorney   Meet with lawyers from Knobbe Martens, one of the country’s most prominent intellectual property law firms – currently ranked third more...
12:15 - 1:15 PM Approaching Assault in the U.S. Military   LSRJ presents a lunch time panel that explores the phenomenon of assault on women in the military. Speakers to include Helen Benedict, author and more...
12:15 - 1:15 PM Knobbe Martens Lunch Presentation for 1L & 2L Students with Technical Degrees   more...
12:30 - 1:15 PM Course Info Session: Public Sector Structural Change in K-12 Education   Interested in K-12 Education Policy? We will provide a short overview of
 "Public Sector Structural Change in K-12 Education" (a yearlong more...
1:10 - 2:30 PM Wolfgang Friedmann Conference: Human Rights at Home - Implementing Human Rights through Domestic Legal Systems.   What opportunities and challenges do domestic legal systems offer as gatekeepers for human rights progress? Expert panelists will more...
2:40 - 4:00 PM Friedmann Conference: Security, Sanction, and Human Rights - The Iran Dilemma   Iran has been subject to increasingly stringent and wide-ranging sanctions over the past several years as concern about Iran’s more...
5:00 - 6:00 PM Yoga Club   Come de-stress with an hour of yoga - all levels welcome!

When: 5-6pm
Where: The JG Annex
What to Bring: Your own mat, $5 more...
5:00 - 7:30 PM AIDS Activism in China: Documentary/Discussion with Wan Yanhai   The Society for Chinese Law invites you to a screening of The Epic of the Central Plains, a 2006 documentary by professor/filmmaker/activist Ai more...
7:00 - 10:00 PM 39th Annual Wolfgang Friedmann Award Banquet.   The Columbia Journal of Transnational Law is proud to honor the recipient of the 2013 Wolfgang Friedmann Memorial Award and 2003 Nobel Peace Prize more...

Wednesday, April 3

All Day Admitted Student Program   On Wednesday and Thursday, the Admissions Office will be directing the second of two Admitted Student Programs. The event provides admitted students more...
8:30 - 9:45 AM NYC Bar Event - Careers in Compliance  

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9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials  Free bag of chips with the purchase of any Bimmy’s Sandwich or Salad

Visa, Master Card, Amex, and Discover are accepted.

12:10 - 1:00 PM From Law School to the Legislature: A Discussion for Law Students about Careers in Public Service and Politics   Join former candidate for NY Attorney General and NY State Assemblyman Richard Brodsky for a talk about careers for lawyers in public service and more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Reproductive Justice and Egg donation: The Legal Issues Behind Assisted Reproductive Technologies.   Please join the Columbia Law Students for Reproductive Justice for our informational panel on egg donation. Our speakers are Professor Mary Anne more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM VCC and CICIA present: An Arbitrator's Experience   The Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment and the Center for International Commercial and Investment more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Careers in Law Teaching Program Lunchtime Workshop Series: The years between - from government practice to teaching   Speakers: Richard Briffault and Jessica Bulman-Pozen. Members of the panel will discuss their work in government more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Myanmar: Constitutional Reform, Land Rights, and Prospects for Peace   Four panelists will come together to discuss a diverse range of issues facing Myanmar as that country embarks on an path of liberalization. Topics of more...
12:15 - 1:15 PM Clinical Faculty Presentation  Clinical Faculty will describe Fall 2013 course offerings and answer your questions. Kosher & non-Kosher food will be served.
4:00 - 8:00 PM Drop-In Hours with Dr. Raia Margo   Dr. Raia Margo, psychologist at Counseling & Psychological Services, holds open hours at the law school every Wednesday from 4 pm to 8 pm in JG more...
7:30 - 9:00 PM Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management Information Session for 1Ls and 2Ls   Goldman Sachs PRIvate Wealth management more...

Thursday, April 4

All Day Admitted Student Program   On Wednesday and Thursday, the Admissions Office will be directing the second of two Admitted Student Programs. The event provides admitted students more...
9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials   ½ price on any Grab N Go Gourmet Sandwiches or Café Spice Indian Meals between the hours of  5pm - 8pm.

Visa, Master Card, more...
12:10 - 1:00 PM Drug Truce   In his first interview upon being confirmed as President Obama’s Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy-a position colloquially more...
12:10 - 1:00 PM Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment Presents Spring 2013 International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series.   JAMES CRAWFORD, Professor of International Law, Cambridge University: "Maintaining Standards in International Investment Arbitration" more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Equal Justice Works Fellowship Info Session   Learn the ins and outs of the Equal Justice Works Postgraduate Fellowship Program. Representatives from EJW will be present to discuss the more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Preemptive Prosecutions: The War on Terror at Home  

Human Rights Concerns in Federal Terrorism Investigations & Prosecutions

Since 9/11, more than 400 individuals have more...

12:10 - 1:10 PM High-Stakes Testing and Unequal Opportunity   The Education Law and Policy Society is pleased to present "High-Stakes Testing and Unequal Opportunity"

Please join us for a panel discussion more...
4:20 - 5:20 PM From Hawai'i to Palestine: Settler Colonialism, and the Politics of Occupation   J. Kehaulani Kauanui is an Associate Professor more...
7:00 - 9:00 PM Professionalism, Drinking, and Work   Worried about whether to order wine at an interview dinner? Seen someone embarrass themselves at a 1L networking event? Wondering how much schmoozing more...

Friday, April 5

All Day Lenfest Cafe  Lenfest Cafe is open Monday - Thursday, 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. The cafe is closed today.
12:00 - 1:00 PM GETTING THE MOST FROM CLASSES   ATTENTION 1Ls: If there is “Room for Improvement” in your course outlines, come to the Academic Success lunch on Friday, April 5, at more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Moving Forward for 1Ls (Public Interest and Government)   ROOM CHANGE - now in JG 940. Learn the best approach to planning your law school career as a public interest student. SJI counselors will more...
1:30 - 3:30 PM Drop-In Hours With Maggi Walker   Dr. Maggi Walker, psychologist at Counseling & Psychological Services, holds open hours at the law school every Friday from 1:30 to 3:30 pm in JG more...
8:00 - 11:00 PM Karaoke!   Join Society for Chinese Law for an unforgettable night of Karaoke! Contact: James Cheng, more...

Saturday, April 6

2:00 - 8:30 PM Columbia APALSA Second Annual Conference   Our mission is to bring together law students, professionals, and scholars to discuss the ever-changing nature of Asian American political more...
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