Events Calendar

Now viewing: October 18–24, 2020

Monday, October 19

IP Law Society Speaker Event - McKool Smith
Third Monday: A Look Ahead at the Supreme Court’s New Term—and Its Next Justice

How will the successor to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg impact the U.S. Supreme Court in both the short- and long-term? What are some of the big cases the Court is set to hear this Term, whether with eight Justices or nine? What role might it play in disputes relating to the upcoming elections? What are the longer-term implications for the next Justice and the upcoming election on the Court, the current Justices, and their docket? And, far less imp

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Tuesday, October 20


Wednesday, October 21


Thursday, October 22

Susan L. Blount Power Lunch Series Lecture, A Conversation with Mary Jo White


The Susan L. Blount Power Lunch Series spotlights remarkable lawyers to share their experiences with students and Center guests. To launch this year’s event series, we will host a virtual conversation with Mary Jo White, Partner at Debevoise and Plimpton. Ms. White is a former chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission and the first woman to serve as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.

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Human Rights Internships & Fellowships Info Session

Learn about human rights internship and fellowship opportunities, including international court and tribunal placements. Hear directly from former interns and fellows about their experiences! Learn about deadlines, application processes, how to find a placement, and more.This info session will take place on Zoom. Registration is required! Follow the link to register.

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Ex Parke: ZILKER

In lieu of our usual Bar Review, SBA will be hosting a weekly Ex Parke this semester on Thursday evenings! This is a great opportunity to meet students from other 1L sections as well as other class years. Each week we will visit a park for an outdoor, socially-distanced hangout. There will be blankets spread out so students can meet up in groups of no more than 10. We kindly ask that you arrive close to the assigned time for your class ye

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Friday, October 23

Bookfest - Jordan and Carol Steiker Bookfest
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What Does it Mean to be an Art Lawyer? A Chat with Professor Lauren Fielder

f you've ever been curious about a career using your JD to work in the art world, you've probably had one big question: What actually is an art lawyer? Well, you're in luck! Texas Law's very own Professor Lauren Fielder will be joining the Texas Law Art Association on October 23 at 4pm to talk about exact that! She'll be discussing what areas of law art lawyers practice, where they work, and what they do in such a varied and exciting landscape

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