Events Calendar

Now viewing: April 2–8, 2023

Monday, April 3

SBA: Free Coffee Sponsored by V&E

TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
Austin Prop A - Teach In

LBJ School of Public Affairs Room 3.124

Tuesday, April 4

Capital Punishment in Texas: the Lived Experience and an International Perspective

TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)

Merel Pontier, LL.M. ’20, co-founder and legal director of the Clinton Young Foundation and Clinton Young will speak on their journey to right a wrongful conviction from the Netherlands to Texas. Clinton spent 18 years on death row and was almost executed before Merel bonded him out in 2021. They’re here to tell the story.

Watch the documentary Clinton Young available on the Clinton Young Foundation website – Innocent on Death Row to fa

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Public Interest and Judicial Clerkships

JON 5.206 (Susman Academic Center, Bryan and Michelle Goolsby Conference Suite (5.206 / 5.207))

Are you a student who plans on pursuing public interest work after graduation and uncertain about how a clerkship might help?  Come join current and former law clerks as they talk about the role that their clerkship has played in their own public interest career.  RSVP at:

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Wednesday, April 5

Christian Legal Society Bible Study

JON 6.207 (Susman Academic Center, The Judge William W. and Margaret R. Kilgarlin Chambers (6.207 / 6.208))

Christian Legal Society will be hosting a Bible study and meeting for anyone interested in learning more about the Bible or the faith. We encourage all people who are curious about Christianity or want to grow in their faith to join. This a good opportunity to build community and learn more about the Bible!

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Women’s Law Caucus Brunch

TNH GEORGES-PATIO (George’s Café Patio)
3L Mental Health Lunch w/ TLAP

TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
A Review of the Texas Abortion Pill Lawsuit, Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA

TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)

Join If/When/How and Astrid Ackerman, legal fellow at the Center for Reproductive Rights, for a discussion about Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA. This lawsuit challenges the FDA's approval of mifepristone, one of the pills used in the two-pill medication abortion regimen. The case was filed in the Amarillo Division of the Northern District of Texas. Lunch will be served!

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Thursday, April 6

ABOTA Law School Symposium: A More Perfect Jury: Seating a Diverse Panel

CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

The American Board of Trial Advocates will be hosting their Law School Symposium at UT Law on Thursday, April 6th from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. This year's symposium...A More Perfect Jury: Seating a Diverse Panel.

This multi-year symposium will address challenges facing the American Jury System. Join us for the first installment, laying the groundwork for a discussion of the peremptory challenge.

Speakers: Paula Hannaford-Agor, Director of

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Benny the "Burro"

TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
Aequalitas: A Conference About Women in Law

University of Texas Club

On April 6, the Center for Women in Law is partnering with Texas Law Review and the Women’s Law Caucus to host Aequalitas: A Conference About Women in Law. The event is from 11:30a - 4p with a reception to follow. Registration is required.

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Faculty Colloquium - Brishen Rogers //
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Follow the Money: Tracking the Shell Games in Financial Services Cybersecurity

TNH 2.124

On Thursday, April 6th, the Strauss Center is hosting cybersecurity expert and former Reddit Chief Information Security Officer, Allison Miller, as she discusses cybersecurity in the realm of financial services. Cybersecurity in the financial services industry is a fascinating tangle of liability, compliance, incentives, salty tears, recriminations, and courtroom drama–and some technology, too. It’s only getting more complicated as new financ

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Friday, April 7