Faculty Colloquia and Conferences

Consistent with its longstanding commitment to fostering a communal environment of intellectual engagement, the Law School is pleased to host countless colloquia, conferences, and guest lectures throughout the school year. Many of these events are specially scheduled, one-time affairs. In addition, the school runs the following regularly scheduled series, which cover a range of formats and scholarly areas.

Events for Spring 2014

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January 13th, 2014 Monday

JON 5.257
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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January 14th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Drawing Board Luncheon - Calvin Johnson

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January 16th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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January 21st, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Kristelia Garcia

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Please contact Michael Garms for paper.

January 28th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Melissa Jacoby

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January 28th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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January 29th, 2014 Wednesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:30pm - 5:30pm

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"Human Rights and the Politics of Migration: A Latin American Perspective"

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January 30th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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January 30th, 2014 Thursday

CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Heather Gerken "The Loyal Opposition"

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January 31st, 2014 Friday

CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
9:00am - 5:15pm

February 3rd, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm - 5:45pm

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Comparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Counter-terrorism

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February 6th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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February 7th, 2014 Friday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Stefanie Lindquist, Lawrence Solum (Georgetown), and Stephen Griffin (Tulane)

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Bookfest for Frank Cross

February 10th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Daniel Sharfstein

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February 10th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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February 13th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Bill Sage

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February 17th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm - 5:45pm

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Comparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Race, Citizenship and Immigration

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February 18th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Drawing Board Luncheon - James Spindler

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February 20th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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February 24th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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February 25th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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February 28th, 2014 Friday

JON 6.257 (Seminar Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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March 3rd, 2014 Monday

CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)
3:45pm - 6:45pm

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Comparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Religious Freedom and Secularism

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March 4th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:45pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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March 6th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Bob Bone

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March 17th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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March 24th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm - 5:45pm

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Comparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Employment Discrimination

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March 27th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:45am - 1:00pm

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Government Prayer and the First Amendment: Town of Greece v. Galloway

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March 28th, 2014 Friday

TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

March 31st, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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April 4th, 2014 Friday

JON 5.257
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium – John Golden (UT) and Hannah Wiseman (Florida State)

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April 7th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm - 5:45pm

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Comparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Universal Jurisdiction

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April 10th, 2014 Thursday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Evan Mandery (CUNY)

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April 15th, 2014 Tuesday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:45am - 2:00pm

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Professor Hans Baade -- Nazi-Looted Art

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April 21st, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
3:45pm - 5:45pm

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Comparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Labor Rights

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April 25th, 2014 Friday

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:30am - 1:00pm

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Faculty Colloquium - Lani Guinier (Harvard) and Cynthia Estlund (NYU)

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Bookfest for Joey Fishkin’s 'Bottlenecks: A New Theory of Equal Opportunity'

April 28th, 2014 Monday

TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm - 5:45pm

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The Law, Business and Economics Workshop

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May 8th, 2014 Thursday

JON 5.257
11:30am - 1:00pm

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