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Tuesday, September 3

All dayDomestic Violence Clinic Boot Camp Training Activity
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
12:00pm2:30pmTarlton Law Library: 2019 Journal Editors' Luncheon
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
12:00pm1:00pmInterscholastic Mock Trial Tryout Info Session and FREE LUNCH
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)

Texas Law Interscholastic Mock Trial Team info session. Why mock trial and how you can become part of the team.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/03/48265/
3:00pm4:30pmPro Bono Fair
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Pro bono scholars will answer questions about several upcoming pro bono projects for this year.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/03/48525/

Wednesday, September 4

4:30pm4:30amTHJLP General Meeting
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

Thursday, September 5

11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Andrew Koppelman // Northwestern
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/05/46345/
12:00pm1:00pmLaw School 101: Effective Time Management
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Effective studying for law school isn't usually about how much; it's about how and when. Brandi Welch will discuss effective time management strategies and the value of approaching law school with a growth mindset.

Lunch provided by Locke Lorde LLP!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/05/47226/
4:30pm5:30pmOne-on-One Meetings with Stephanie Rudolph, NYC Commission on Human Rights
Career Services Interview Suite

Friday, September 6

9:00am2:00pmCapital Punishment Clinic Boot Camp
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)
10:00am11:00amOne-on-One Meetings with Stephanie Rudolph, NYC Commission on Human Rights
Career Services Interview Suite
12:30pm4:00pmChange It Up! Lawyering for Social Change
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Saturday, September 7

All dayAlumni Tailgate 2019
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Monday, September 9

8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
11:30am1:00pmDrawing Board Luncheon - Susan C. Morse, Robots as Lawmakers, Robots as Lawbreakers (featuring TurboTax)
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
12:00pm1:30pmTexas Law Student Org/Journal Training
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)
12:30pm2:00pmStudy Abroad Information Session for 2Ls
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)
7:00pm9:00pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/09/49125/

Tuesday, September 10

11:30am1:00pmTexas Law Wellness Fair
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am12:45pmForeign-Trained LL.M. Job Search Workshop
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)
11:45am12:45pm2021-Term Judicial Clerkship Kickoff Program for 2Ls
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)

We'll introduce you to the resources and support available to apply to judicial clerkships as well as detailed instructions on how to begin the application process for 2020-term clerkship positions. For 2Ls and 3Ls only.

Lunch will be provided. RSVP by Monday, September 9, on Symplicity by selecting the Events tab.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/10/47325/
11:45am12:45pmTexas Federalist Society Lunch Debate: The Establishment Clause after Bladensburg
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
12:00pm1:30pmMentoring Program: Transfer Kickoff Luncheon
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
3:30pm4:30pmLaw Students Mentoring Undergrads Mixer
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Comparative Constitutional Law and Politics: Andrew Young (Texas Tech University)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/10/47526/
4:00pm6:00pmWelcome to Law School/Welcome Back BBQ
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

A BBQ hosted by CHLSA and the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) to welcome 1L students to law school and to welcome back returning CHLSA members. HNBA members will be on campus to meet and greet students.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/10/48245/

Wednesday, September 11

10:00am3:00pmUT Marketplace
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
6:00pm7:00pmTexas Transactional Skills Competition - Practicum I
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)

Thursday, September 12

11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Stephen Vladeck // UT Law
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/12/45005/
11:30am2:00pmStudent Organization Fair
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am2:00pmStudent Organization Fair
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am12:45pmU.S. Army JAG Informational Session
TNH 3.128 (Simmons Seminar Room)

Friday, September 13

8:30am10:00amAbigail Mbuvi - Welcome Reception
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/13/48985/
12:30pm3:30pmPersuasion and Communication Workshop
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Want to improve your persuasion and communication skills? Have your ideas heard and understood? Spend a Friday afternoon working in small groups with successful attorneys/professionals to hone/practice these skills. Whether your persuasion will occur in a boardroom, courtroom or across the table, this workshop is for you.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/13/47985/
1:00pm2:00pmCHLSA's Lunch with Mario
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
6:30pm9:00pmShakespeare and the Law -- Twelfth Night
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Student actors perform their rendition of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night" as part of a performance and panel discussion. Reception begins at 6:30pm in the Jamil Pavilion. Performance will follow in the Eidman Courtroom. Panel Discussion follows.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/13/47525/

Monday, September 16

8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
7:00pm9:00pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/16/49205/

Tuesday, September 17

8:00am9:00amTexas Law Women's Christian Fellowship
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
11:30am2:00pmLibraryFest 2019
Tarlton Law Library
11:45am12:45pmIntro to Public Service Law
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:45am1:00pmTexas Business Law Society Annual Associate Student Luncheon
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am1:00pmTexas Business Law Society Associate Luncheon
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
12:00pm1:00pmTexas Law Disability Alliance Monthly Meeting
CCJ 3.306 (Brown Teaching Courtroom)

Monthly meeting for the Texas Law Disability Alliance. You do NOT need to be disabled to attend the meeting; just don't be a jerk (that's literally the only rule)!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/17/48846/
12:00pm1:00pmLife as a Real Estate Lawyer
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
6:00pm7:00pmFirst Generation Law Students Meeting
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Come to the first FGLS meeting of the school year! We will explain what FGLS is and provide information on upcoming events.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/17/48945/

Wednesday, September 18

4:00pm6:00pmWelcome to Law School/Welcome Back BBQ
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
4:45pm7:00pmTexas Intellectual Property Law Journal Fall Mixer
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)
6:00pm7:30pmTexas Transactional Skills Competition - Practicum II
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)

Thursday, September 19

11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Rachel Barkow // NYU
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/19/46365/
12:00pm12:45pmLaw School 101: Financial Management
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Mario Villa, Director of Student Recruitment and Financial Aid, will review your financial considerations and your financial approach to funding your three years at UT Law (and beyond!).

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/19/47385/
12:00pm1:00pmHarris County (Houston) Public Defender’s Office Info Session
TNH 2.124
3:45pm5:45pmLAW & PHILOSOPHY WORKSHOP-LESLIE KENDRICK
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/19/47085/
4:15pm5:15pmPublic Defense Group General Meeting
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
5:00pm7:00pmRegional Seminar on Natural Rights
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
5:00pm7:00pmDress for Success: For Every Body and Every Budget
111 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX
5:00pm6:30pmDiverse Attorney Pipeline Program Info Session
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
7:30pm9:30pmJOLTT Trivia Night
Posse East

Friday, September 20

9:00am7:00pmRegional Seminar on Natural Rights
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
1:00pmZach Smith Memorial Service
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Monday, September 23

All dayTexas Law Society Week
8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
11:45am12:45pmImmigrant Justice Corps Info Session
TNH 3.129 (Atlas Seminar Room)
2:15pm3:15pmDean's Meeting Section 1.1
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Economic Seminar - Weijia Rao // University of Chicago
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/23/47807/
7:00pm9:00pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/23/49206/

Tuesday, September 24

All dayTexas Law Society Week
11:45am12:45pmPublic Interest Postgraduate Fellowship Panel
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
11:45am12:45pmInterscholastic Moot Court Informational Meeting
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)
12:00pm1:30pmEvicted in Austin: From Housed to Homeless in 21 Days
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Comparative Constitutional Law and Politics: Justin Collings (Brigham Young University)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/24/47505/
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Current Issues in Complex Litigation -- Teddy Rave (University of Houston)
JON 6.206 (Susman Academic Center, The Judge William W. and Margaret R. Kilgarlin Chambers)
4:00pm7:00pmGardere Mock Trial Workshop
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Wednesday, September 25

All dayTexas Law Society Week
11:30am1:30pmFaculty Lunch
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/25/48806/
3:30pm4:30pmDean's Meeting Section 1.2
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Thursday, September 26

All dayTexas Law Society Week
8:30am9:30amJBTVL Practicum Information Session
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
10:00am11:00amCoffee with the Dean!
Tom Clark Lounge
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Mitu Gulati // Duke University
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/26/46346/
11:45am12:45pmU.S. Navy JAG Informational Session
TNH 3.128 (Simmons Seminar Room)
11:45am12:45pmLaw School 101 Series: J. Kelly Hoey: Essential Networking Skills for Law School Success
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:45am12:45pmColorado Office of State Public Defender Info Session
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)
11:45am1:00pmTexas Federalist Society Lunch Debate: Supreme Court Review
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm9:00pmRapoport Center Conference on “Prison Abolition, Human Rights and Penal Reform”
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform: From the Local to the Global

Mass incarceration and overcriminalization in the United States are subject to critique by some on both the right and the left today. Many critics increasingly talk of prison abolition. At the same time, the international human rights movement continues to rely upon criminal punishment as its primary enforcement tool for many violations, even as it critici

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/26/46885/
7:00pm9:30pmCharacter & Fitness Alt. Bar Review
Mozart's Coffee House

Join us at Mozart’s for Character & Fitness! This alternative bar review is open to everyone. It is family & pet friendly. Feel free to bring board games, musical instruments, your dungeon master, etc. We will have plenty of space between the two patios! Cookies and drinks will be provided, while supplies last, by Themis. This is an alcohol-free event, but a great pre-game for Bar Review as well.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/26/48867/

Friday, September 27

8:00am6:00pmRapoport Center Conference on “Prison Abolition, Human Rights and Penal Reform”
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform: From the Local to the Global

Mass incarceration and overcriminalization in the United States are subject to critique by some on both the right and the left today. Many critics increasingly talk of prison abolition. At the same time, the international human rights movement continues to rely upon criminal punishment as its primary enforcement tool for many violations, even as it criticizes harsh

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/27/46665/
11:00am2:00pmTexas Coalition on Coerced Debt Meeting
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)

Come learn about debt and domestic violence

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/27/50127/
2:00pm5:00pmTexas Law Society Games
Charles Alan Wright Intramural Fields

Saturday, September 28

8:00am1:00pmRapoport Center Conference on “Prison Abolition, Human Rights and Penal Reform”
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Prison Abolition, Human Rights, and Penal Reform: From the Local to the Global

Mass incarceration and overcriminalization in the United States are subject to critique by some on both the right and the left today. Many critics increasingly talk of prison abolition. At the same time, the international human rights movement continues to rely upon criminal punishment as its primary enforcement tool for many violations, even as it criticizes harsh

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/28/46685/

Monday, September 30

8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
11:30am1:00pmDrawing Board Luncheon - Tom McGarity, The Demolition Agenda
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:45am12:45pmPhiladelphia District Attorney’s Office Informational session
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)
12:00pm1:00pmJBTVL Practicum Information Session
TNH 3.115 (Bell Seminar Room)
2:15pm3:15pmDean's Meeting Section 4.1
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Economic Seminar - Sepehr Shahshahani // Fordham University
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/30/47865/
7:45pm9:00pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/09/30/49207/

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