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Monday, November 14

8:00am9:00amJudicial Clerkship Applications – Getting Started for 2Ls
JON 5.206 (Susman Academic Center, Bryan and Michelle Goolsby Conference Suite (5.206 / 5.207))

Join the Judicial Clerkship Program for a catch-up introductory session on Judicial Clerkships. 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 2024-term clerkship positions. For 2Ls and 3Ls only.

Capacity will be limited to 25 people per session. RSVP by Friday, November 11, on

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/14/70929/
8:45am11:00amMonday Morning Mugs: Free Coffee Provided by SBA and Sponsored by Vinson & Elkins!
PATMAN (Patman Family Plaza)

Swing by the Patman Family Plaza to grab some free coffee provided by SBA and sponsored by V&E! First come, first serve.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/14/70990/
12:00pm1:00pmTexas Law Review Mini-Symposium: A Conversation with Professors Macey and Richardson
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
4:00pm5:00pmPublic Interest Peer Support Drop-in Hours
CCJ 1.324
6:00pm8:30amFilm Screening for CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN POLICING, PROSECUTION, AND PUNISHMENT THROUGH LAW AND FILM LAW 296W 29400
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Tuesday, November 15

8:00am9:00amTJOGEL Coffee & Conversation
PATMAN (Patman Family Plaza)
8:30am9:30amBreakfast for BOA
TNH 2.130 - BOA Office
10:00am4:00pmSBA Thanksgiving Pie and Thank You Notes
PATMAN (Patman Family Plaza)
11:00am1:30pmTLF Sweatshirt Sale
Tom Clark Lounge
11:15am1:15pmTJOGEL Roundtable Luncheon
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
3:30pm4:30pmDe-Stress with WLC!
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)
3:30pm4:30pmPublic Interest Peer Support Drop-in Hours
CCJ 1.324
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Economics Seminar - Elissa Gentry // Florida State University
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)
6:30pm8:30amCHLLSA Thanksgiving Dinner
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)

Wednesday, November 16

8:30am10:30am1L Breakfast Meet and Greet with Winston & Strawn
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:00am1:30pmTLF Sweatshirt Sale
Tom Clark Lounge
11:30am1:15pmFaculty lunch
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/16/69638/
12:00pm1:00pmFrom U.S. Special Forces to the Blockchain: A Conversation with Alex Pruden, CEO of Blockchain Startup Aleo
McCombs School of Business

On Wednesday, November 16, the Strauss Center joins the Texas Law Veterans Association and the Texas Veterans in Business in hosting the first talk of its inaugural Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Policy Week. Join us in hearing Alex Pruden, CEO of blockchain startup Aleo, discuss blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies.

Are cryptocurrencies the next frontier in innovation or a threat to national security? How will decentralized fi

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/16/71605/
12:00pm1:00pmPractical Advice for Law Firm Diversity Fellowship Applications
Virtual
2:30pm5:00pmCrypto Wars: Blockchains, Cryptocurrencies, and American National Security
Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs

On Wednesday, November 16, the Strauss Center is hosting the mini-conference, “Crypto Wars: Blockchains, Cryptocurrencies, and American National Security” during its inaugural Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Policy Week. This conference features experts on the intersection of blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies and national security and law.

Are cryptocurrencies the next frontier in innovation or a threat to national security? How wil

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/16/71625/
4:15pm5:15pmAddress by Melissa Murray, Order of the Coif Distinguished Visitor
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Thursday, November 17

8:30am10:30am1L BreakfastMeet and Greet with Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
9:00am10:00amFaculty Breakfast with Melissa Murray
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/17/71331/
10:00am11:00amThe Athenaeum presents: A Talk by Jared Diamond
The Black Box Theater at the William C. Powers Student Activity Center

The Athenaeum presents the acclaimed author and academic Jared Diamond. Students, faculty and staff are invited to a special one-hour presentation by the author of the best-selling books "Guns, Germs, and Steel" and "Collapse." RSVP: http://tiny.cc/Diamond22

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/17/71525/
11:15am1:15pmTJOGEL Roundtable Luncheon
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:30am1:30pm1L Meet and Greet with Bracewell
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am12:45pmDoing Well and Doing Good: How and Why BigLaw Combines Profitability and Pro Bono
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)

Steven Schulman, Pro Bono Partner at Akin Gump, will discuss why he believes that the culture, structure and economics of large firms is uniquely situated to allow pro bono to thrive.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/17/71686/
12:30pm1:30pmTexas Law Women's Christian Fellowship
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Come join us Thursday from 12:30-1:30pm in the Jury Room (CCJ 2.310) for an hour of community and Bible study. Feel free to drop in as you're able. We welcome all women regardless of faith background!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/17/70773/
12:45pm1:45pmDoes It Matter How Much Energy Cryptocurrency Mining Consumes?
WCP 2.302 Legislative Assembly Room, Student Activity Center

On Thursday, November 17, the Strauss Center is hosting a panel of experts in energy and cryptocurrency as part of its inaugural Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Policy Week. Dr. Carey King, Assistant Director at UT Austin’s Energy Institute joins UT research scientist Dr. Joshua Rhodes and Strauss Technology, Security, and Global Affairs Fellow Sina Kian in discussing energy consumption involved in cryptocurrency mining and the implications of th

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/17/71606/
4:30pm5:30pmCrypto-Careers: Legal Careers in Blockchain and Crypto
PATMAN (Patman Family Plaza)

On Thursday, November 17, the Strauss Center is hosting Strauss Technology, Security, and Global Affairs Fellow Sina Kian as he discusses legal careers in the realm of blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies.

Are cryptocurrencies the next frontier in innovation or a threat to national security? How will decentralized finance, the metaverse, and other “Web3” applications affect counterterrorism, sanctions, and intelligence gathering? Is

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/17/71626/

Monday, November 21

6:00pm8:30amFilm Screening for CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN POLICING, PROSECUTION, AND PUNISHMENT THROUGH LAW AND FILM LAW 296W 29400
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Tuesday, November 22

11:00am2:00pmChair Massages
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Thursday, November 24

12:30pm1:30pmTexas Law Women's Christian Fellowship
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Come join us Thursday from 12:30-1:30pm in the Jury Room (CCJ 2.310) for an hour of community and Bible study. Feel free to drop in as you're able. We welcome all women regardless of faith background!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2022/11/24/70774/

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