School of Law News
Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies to Host Domestic Violence Event
Posted January 16, 2013
The Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies at Western New England University School of Law, in conjunction with Hampden County District Attorney Mark G. Mastroianni ’89, will host an event about domestic violence on Wednesday, January 23 starting at 6:00 p.m. The event will take place at the Blake Law Center Commons beginning with a screening of the film “Telling Amy’s Story” followed by discussion with Detective Deirdri Fishel of State College, Pennsylvania. This event is free and open to the public.
Established in 2012, the Center for Gender & Sexuality Studies is a resource for students, alumni, and faculty of Western New England University School of Law, the legal community, and the general public. The Center works to engage with the legal community, with the University, and with members of the School of Law on core issues of gender and sexuality across a broad spectrum of law, including criminal law, immigration, employment, family law, health law, discrimination, prisoners’ rights, legislation, leadership and business, and international and comparative law.