Western New England University School of Law Events Calendar


Army JAG Officer

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Caf? Hallway Table

Feel free to stop by the informational table for any questions you may have.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 08-09-2015 10:00:00AM 08-09-2015 02:00:00PM 15 Army JAG Officer Feel free to stop by the informational table for any questions you may have. Blake Law Center, Caf? Hallway Table Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

Interview Workshop

Thursday, September 10, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Room 4

Most people are not naturally good at interviewing; it is a skill that needs to be developed over time. Don?t let an interview get in the way of that next wonderful career opportunity?let us help.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 10-09-2015 12:00:00PM 10-09-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Interview Workshop Most people are not naturally good at interviewing; it is a skill that needs to be developed over time. Don?t let an interview get in the way of that next wonderful career opportunity?let us help. Blake Law Center, Room 4 Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

Career Services Returning Students Orientation

Thursday, September 10, 2015 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Room 1

Join Career Services Staff members for an orientation of things to consider as you progress through your law school career. We will cover how Career Services can help in your job search, Symplicity, other job search sites, summer options, and the full-time search.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 10-09-2015 05:00:00PM 10-09-2015 06:00:00PM 15 Career Services Returning Students Orientation Join Career Services Staff members for an orientation of things to consider as you progress through your law school career. We will cover how Career Services can help in your job search, Symplicity, other job search sites, summer options, and the full-time search. Blake Law Center, Room 1 Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

Applying for Jobs by Email

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Law Library, Room 329

Tips and tricks to avoid the spam, delete, or quarantine box when you are applying for jobs by email. Presented by Ann Houlihan, Administrator of Technology Services and Paula Zimmer, Assistant Dean of Career Services.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 15-09-2015 12:00:00PM 15-09-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Applying for Jobs by Email Tips and tricks to avoid the spam, delete, or quarantine box when you are applying for jobs by email. Presented by Ann Houlihan, Administrator of Technology Services and Paula Zimmer, Assistant Dean of Career Services. Law Library, Room 329 Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

Pro Bono Requirement

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Room 4

As a requirement for obtaining the JD degree, students must complete 20 hours of pro bono law-related service. Join us to learn more about the requirement and how you can meet it in a way that best fits your schedule.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 16-09-2015 12:00:00PM 16-09-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Pro Bono Requirement As a requirement for obtaining the JD degree, students must complete 20 hours of pro bono law-related service. Join us to learn more about the requirement and how you can meet it in a way that best fits your schedule. Blake Law Center, Room 4 Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

Legislative Institute (ILGA) -Constitution Day - Naturalization Ceremony

Friday, September 18, 2015 2:30 PM
Pellegrini Moot Court Room. Ceremony simulcast in the Law Common.

Sponsored by the Western New England School of Law, Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs and the U.S. Citizenship Immigration Services(USCIS)will proudly host a Naturalization Ceremony on September 18, Constitution Day. Come join us in celebrating a special day where immigrants from Western Mass pledge an Oath of Allegiance to the United States of America and are sworn in as U.S. Citizens! The Event is free and Open to the Public.

Add to Calendar 18-09-2015 02:30:00PM 18-09-2015 11:41:00AM 15 Legislative Institute (ILGA) -Constitution Day - Naturalization Ceremony Sponsored by the Western New England School of Law, Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs and the U.S. Citizenship Immigration Services(USCIS)will proudly host a Naturalization Ceremony on September 18, Constitution Day. Come join us in celebrating a special day where immigrants from Western Mass pledge an Oath of Allegiance to the United States of America and are sworn in as U.S. Citizens! The Event is free and Open to the Public. Pellegrini Moot Court Room. Ceremony simulcast in the Law Common. Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Pro Bono Requirement

Monday, September 21, 2015 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Room 2

As a requirement for obtaining the JD degree, students must complete 20 hours of pro bono law-related service. Join us to learn more about the requirement and how you can meet it in a way that best fits your schedule.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 21-09-2015 05:00:00PM 21-09-2015 06:00:00PM 15 Pro Bono Requirement As a requirement for obtaining the JD degree, students must complete 20 hours of pro bono law-related service. Join us to learn more about the requirement and how you can meet it in a way that best fits your schedule. Blake Law Center, Room 2 Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

Reactive to Proactive: Title IX's Unrealized Capacity to Prevent Campus Sexual Assault

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Law Common

Reactive to Proactive: Title IX's Unrealized Capacity to Prevent Campus Sexual Assault Speaker: Katharine B. Silbaugh Presented by the Clason Speaker Series and the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies

Event Contact: Erin Buzuvis

Add to Calendar 22-09-2015 12:00:00PM 22-09-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Reactive to Proactive: Title IX's Unrealized Capacity to Prevent Campus Sexual Assault Reactive to Proactive: Title IX's Unrealized Capacity to Prevent Campus Sexual Assault Speaker: Katharine B. Silbaugh Presented by the Clason Speaker Series and the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies Law Common Erin Buzuvis Erin Buzuvis

Resume and Cover Letter Clinic

Thursday, September 24, 2015 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Career Services Office, or by appointment.

Bring your resume to our office for an individual critique with one of the counselors.

Event Contact: Amy Feliciano

Add to Calendar 24-09-2015 11:00:00AM 24-09-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Resume and Cover Letter Clinic Bring your resume to our office for an individual critique with one of the counselors. Blake Law Center, Career Services Office, or by appointment. Amy Feliciano Amy Feliciano

ILGA - State Legislature Joint Judiciary Committee Hearing

Monday, September 28, 2015 12:00 PM
Moot Courtroom. Simulcast to Law Common.

The Western New England School of Law Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs(ILGA) will sponsor a State Legislature Joint Judiciary Committee Hearing. The joint committee, composed of members of both the House and the The Senate of the Massachusetts Legislature, will hold a hearing on several pending bills, with a focus on human trafficking and the protection of international human rights. The Event is Free and Open to the Public.

Add to Calendar 28-09-2015 12:00:00PM 28-09-2015 10:08:00PM 15 ILGA - State Legislature Joint Judiciary Committee Hearing The Western New England School of Law Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs(ILGA) will sponsor a State Legislature Joint Judiciary Committee Hearing. The joint committee, composed of members of both the House and the The Senate of the Massachusetts Legislature, will hold a hearing on several pending bills, with a focus on human trafficking and the protection of international human rights. The Event is Free and Open to the Public. Moot Courtroom. Simulcast to Law Common. Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Color of Law Roundtable Discussion

Thursday, October 1, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Faculty Lounge

Rishi K. Desai ?09 Director of the Business Law Department at Shah & Associates, P.C. Lunch will be served. Seating is limited. Reservations required by contacting Professor Sudha Setty at sudha.setty@law.wne.edu. For more information, contact Professor Setty or Professor Bridgette Baldwin at bridgette.baldwin@law.wne.edu.

Event Contact: Sudha Setty

Add to Calendar 01-10-2015 12:00:00PM 01-10-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Color of Law Roundtable Discussion Rishi K. Desai ?09 Director of the Business Law Department at Shah & Associates, P.C. Lunch will be served. Seating is limited. Reservations required by contacting Professor Sudha Setty at sudha.setty@law.wne.edu. For more information, contact Professor Setty or Professor Bridgette Baldwin at bridgette.baldwin@law.wne.edu. Faculty Lounge Sudha Setty Sudha Setty

20th Annual Supreme Court Review

Saturday, October 3, 2015 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Moot Court Room

Sponsored by the Western New England University School of Law, Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs. Professor Leora Harpaz will address the so-called ?government speech? doctrine, which focuses on the government?s authority to control, among other things, messages on license plates and the flying of a confederate flag on state property. Professor Jennifer Levi will discuss the Court?s recent decision declaring unconstitutional state bans on same-sex marriage. Professor Bruce Miller will examine the Court?s latest decision regarding the ?Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act? (commonly referred to as ?Obamacare?). Professor Art Wolf will then join Professor Miller in discussing an important decision regarding the enforcement of the Fair Housing Act of 1968.

Add to Calendar 03-10-2015 10:30:00AM 03-10-2015 12:30:00PM 15 20th Annual Supreme Court Review Sponsored by the Western New England University School of Law, Institute for Legislative and Governmental Affairs. Professor Leora Harpaz will address the so-called ?government speech? doctrine, which focuses on the government?s authority to control, among other things, messages on license plates and the flying of a confederate flag on state property. Professor Jennifer Levi will discuss the Court?s recent decision declaring unconstitutional state bans on same-sex marriage. Professor Bruce Miller will examine the Court?s latest decision regarding the ?Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act? (commonly referred to as ?Obamacare?). Professor Art Wolf will then join Professor Miller in discussing an important decision regarding the enforcement of the Fair Housing Act of 1968. Moot Court Room Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Mass Appeals Court

Monday, October 5, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Moot Court Room. Simulcast to TV in Law Common.

Proceedings will be simulcast in the Law School Commons; however, students are urged to sit inside the Moot Courtroom to take full advantage of observing the arguments and the question-and- answer session to follow. Sponsored by Career Services. Event is free and Open to the Public.

Add to Calendar 05-10-2015 09:00:00AM 05-10-2015 12:00:00PM 15 Mass Appeals Court Proceedings will be simulcast in the Law School Commons; however, students are urged to sit inside the Moot Courtroom to take full advantage of observing the arguments and the question-and- answer session to follow. Sponsored by Career Services. Event is free and Open to the Public. Moot Court Room. Simulcast to TV in Law Common. Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Lunch & Learn: The Value of an Externship and more?

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Blake Law Center, Room 3

The Law School prides itself on the wide range of experiential opportunities we make available to students. Externships are a way that students can earn academic credit while interning in an off-campus practice setting?usually with a nonprofit organization, government agency or judge. Come learn more about this exciting opportunity. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP. Externship info: http://www1.law.wnec.edu/academics/index.cfm? selection=doc.7602 or contact Externship Administrator: Marie Fletcher 413-782-1469 or mfletcher@law.wnec.edu

Event Contact: Marie Fletcher

Add to Calendar 07-10-2015 12:00:00PM 07-10-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Lunch & Learn: The Value of an Externship and more? The Law School prides itself on the wide range of experiential opportunities we make available to students. Externships are a way that students can earn academic credit while interning in an off-campus practice setting?usually with a nonprofit organization, government agency or judge. Come learn more about this exciting opportunity. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP. Externship info: http://www1.law.wnec.edu/academics/index.cfm? selection=doc.7602 or contact Externship Administrator: Marie Fletcher 413-782-1469 or mfletcher@law.wnec.edu Blake Law Center, Room 3 Marie Fletcher Marie Fletcher

Litigating Marriage Equality: A Law Firm Attorney's Role in Obergefell v. Hodges

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Law School Common

Litigating Marriage Equality: A Law Firm Attorney's Role in Obergefell v. Hodges Public Interest Week Keynote Speaker: C. Thomas Brown Presented by the Clason Speaker Series and the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies

Event Contact: Erin Buzuvis

Add to Calendar 13-10-2015 12:00:00PM 13-10-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Litigating Marriage Equality: A Law Firm Attorney's Role in Obergefell v. Hodges Litigating Marriage Equality: A Law Firm Attorney's Role in Obergefell v. Hodges Public Interest Week Keynote Speaker: C. Thomas Brown Presented by the Clason Speaker Series and the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies Law School Common Erin Buzuvis Erin Buzuvis

Open House

Saturday, October 17, 2015
All Rooms

Contact Admissions by email at admissions@law.wne.edu., or 413-782-1406

Add to Calendar 17-10-2015 02:31:00PM 17-10-2015 02:31:00PM 15 Open House Contact Admissions by email at admissions@law.wne.edu., or 413-782-1406 All Rooms Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Mini-Law School

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium

An Inside View of Law School and the Courts - Honorable Kenneth Neiman and School of Law Dean Eric Gouvin

Add to Calendar 20-10-2015 06:00:00PM 20-10-2015 08:00:00PM 15 Mini-Law School An Inside View of Law School and the Courts - Honorable Kenneth Neiman and School of Law Dean Eric Gouvin Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Race, Gender and American Democracy

Monday, October 26, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Law Common

Race, Gender and American Democracy Speaker: Dr. Christina M. Greer Presented by the Clason Speaker Series and the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies

Event Contact: Erin Buzuvis

Add to Calendar 26-10-2015 12:00:00PM 26-10-2015 01:00:00PM 15 Race, Gender and American Democracy Race, Gender and American Democracy Speaker: Dr. Christina M. Greer Presented by the Clason Speaker Series and the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies Law Common Erin Buzuvis Erin Buzuvis

Mini-Law School

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium.

The Law of Federal Income Taxes: Does It Have To Be So Complicated? - Professor of Law Bill Metzger; Judge Kenneth Neiman.

Add to Calendar 27-10-2015 06:00:00PM 27-10-2015 08:00:00PM 15 Mini-Law School The Law of Federal Income Taxes: Does It Have To Be So Complicated? - Professor of Law Bill Metzger; Judge Kenneth Neiman. Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium. Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Open House

Sunday, November 1, 2015
All Rooms

Contact Admissions by email at admissions@law.wne.edu., or 413-782-1406

Add to Calendar 01-11-2015 04:03:00PM 01-11-2015 04:03:00PM 15 Open House Contact Admissions by email at admissions@law.wne.edu., or 413-782-1406 All Rooms Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Mini-Law School

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium

Criminal Law: Search and Seizure Law - Professor of Law Bridgette Baldwin; Judge Kenneth Neiman

Add to Calendar 03-11-2015 06:00:00PM 03-11-2015 08:00:00PM 15 Mini-Law School Criminal Law: Search and Seizure Law - Professor of Law Bridgette Baldwin; Judge Kenneth Neiman Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Mini-Law School

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium

Challenging Inequality in the Workplace: An Overview of Employment Discrimination Protections - Professor of Law Erin Buzuvis; Judge Kenneth Neiman

Add to Calendar 10-11-2015 06:00:00PM 10-11-2015 08:00:00PM 15 Mini-Law School Challenging Inequality in the Workplace: An Overview of Employment Discrimination Protections - Professor of Law Erin Buzuvis; Judge Kenneth Neiman Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona

Mini-Law School

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium

National Security and Civil Liberties: Surveillance and Democracy - Professor of Law Sudha Setty; Judge Kenneth Neiman.

Add to Calendar 17-11-2015 06:00:00PM 17-11-2015 08:00:00PM 15 Mini-Law School National Security and Civil Liberties: Surveillance and Democracy - Professor of Law Sudha Setty; Judge Kenneth Neiman. Sleith Hall, Wood Auditorium Awilda Cardona Awilda Cardona
   
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