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5/14/2014

Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson 1L Appellate Advocacy Competition

William H. Gates Hall

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The University of Washington School of Law’s Moot Court Honor Board is proud to host the annual Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson 1L Appellate Advocacy Competition from May 12-19th. The competition, linked with the 1L Writing Program, involves both written and oral advocacy. Competitors write a brief and participate in up to five rounds of oral argument before local practitioners and judges. The Championship Round will take place on Monday, May 19th at 6:30 pm before a panel of distinguished judges. The final panel will featuring the 2014 Shefelman Jurist-in-Residence Judge Alison J. Nathan of the Eastern District of New York.

"Egyptian Political Charisma: From BC to Sisi"

William H. Gates Hall

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Egyptologist, Raconteur and Lecturer Ahmed Seddik discusses the rise and fall of the monarchs of the Nile, the revolutionary challenges they encountered and how they have mastered the art of creating political charisma. From Narmer to Nasser and from Sety to Sisi. Intro by Prof. Steve Rosenbaum.

Sponsors: Int’l Law Society/ Ctr. for Human Rights & Justice / National Lawyers Guild / RSVP noble@uw.edu for lunch.

The Story of an Ancient Egyptian Abroad

William H. Gates Hall

4:00 PM - 5:20 PM

In Ahmed Seddik’s contemporary account of Sinuhe, the high-ranking Egyptian official embarks on a journey abroad following assassination of the Pharaoh 4000 years ago. Listen to the Egyptian in his own words. (English, Arabic and Hieroglyphs).

2014 IPNW Benefit & Awards Dinner

Off campus
Herban Feast Sodo Park, Seattle - 3200 1st Ave. South, Seattle, WA 98134
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

INNOCENCE PROJECT NORTHWEST    

invites you to celebrate our thirteen exonerations and honor this year’s champions of justice

2014 IPNW Benefit & Awards Dinner

Thursday May 15, 2014 - 6:00 p.m.

Herban Feast Sodo Park, Seattle

3200 1st Ave. South, Seattle, WA 98134

FEATURING KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  

Jason Baldwin of the West Memphis Three

Jason Baldwin served more than eighteen years in prison for crimes he did not commit. After being freed in 2011, Jason moved to Seattle where he has pursued his college education and is working on a memoir. Jason plans to attend law school in the future and is a tireless advocate for criminal justice reform in the United States and abroad.

HONORING:

Innocence Champion Award 

Representative Tina Orwall

Washington House of Representatives

Prime sponsor of the wrongful conviction
compensation bill enacted into law in 2013

Innocence Advocate Award 

Duane Statler, Citizen Advocate

Parent, uncle, and friend of exonerees   

Purchase tickets online by May 8. 

Learn about becoming a sponsor here.

For questions and more information contact 206-616-8792 or kseward@uw.edu.

www.ipnw.org

Purchase tickets online by May 8.

"Riding the Coffee Circuit: Practical Networking Tips for Summer and Beyond"

William H. Gates Hall
133
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

"Riding the Coffee Circuit: Practical Networking Tips for Summer & Beyond"
How do I find out about networking opportunities?
How do I talk to people at an event or reception without feeling icky?
How do I reach out to complete strangers for an informational interview/coffee?
How should I follow up?

Get the answers to these probing questions and so much more at our upcoming workshop. All law students are welcome!

Please RSVP via Symplicity or gatespsl@uw.edu