2010-2011 Public Service Law Events, Speakers and Seminars

October 4 – Social Justice Tuesday

“Real Public Service Experiences of Real law Students: or, What I Did Last Summer”

Host: Gates Public Service Law Program

Speakers: Alec Paxton (3L), Forum on Women and Democracy in Nepal, Jesse Woo, (2L) Pierce County Public Defender’s Office, Katherine Kirklin (3L), Earth Justice, Seattle

October 11 – Social Justice Tuesday

Screening and discussion of the film “The Other Side of Immigration”

Speaker: Roy Germano

Host: Center for Public Service Law

October 18 – Social Justice Tuesday

Pro Bono Honors Info Session and Professionalism Training

Speaker: Aline Carton Listjfeld

Host: Center for Public Service Law

October 25 – Social Justice Tuesday

The Iraqi Refugee Crises: How the UNHCR Uses Human Rights Mechanisms As Protection Tools"

Speaker: Johanna Gusman, 2L CHRJ Co-President, will skype in from UNHCR's Headquarters in Geneva to present a brief overview of UNHCR's refugee protection mechanisms.

Host: Committee for Human Rights and Justice (CHRJ)

November 1 – Social Justice Tuesday

Government Surveillance Fellow at ACLU of Washington

Speaker: Arnold Jin

Host: National Security and Law Society

November 8 – Social Justice Tuesday

Public Interest Career Strategies and Intro to Public Interest Hiring

Speaker: Aline Carton

Host: Center for Public Service Law

November 15 – Social Justice Tuesday

Reproductive Justice: A Conversation with Leaders in the Global Movement

Speakers: Monica Roa Womens Link, Marcy Bloom, The Information Group on Reproductive Justice, Sara Ainsworth, lecturer at University of Washington

Host: Center for Human Rights and Justice  

November 22 – Social Justice Tuesday

Normal Life: Administrative Violence, Critical Trans Politics and the Limits of Law

Speaker: Dean Spade, Seattle University

January 3 – Social Justice Tuesday

U.S. Labor Law: Is the field ripe for Union Busting?

Speaker: Brenda Wiest

January 10 – Social Justice Tuesday

Funding your public interest summer

Speaker: Aline Carton Listjfeld

Host: Center for Public Service Law

January 17 – Social Justice Tuesday

Health Care Reform, Human Rights and the Constitution

Host: Student Health Law Organization and Center for Human Rights and Justice

January 24 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

January 31 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Street Youth Legal Advocates of Washington

February 7 – Social Justice Tuesday

International Fellowships

Host: Center for Public Service Law

February 14 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Disability Law Alliance & Committee for Human Rights

February 21 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Immigrant Families Advocacy Project

March 6 – Social Justice Tuesday

Educational Debt Relief

Host: Center for Public Service Law

Speaker: Aline Carton Listjfeld

March 27 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Incarcerated Mothers Advocacy Project and Black Law Students Association

April 3 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Minority Law Student’s Association

April 10 – Social Justice Tuesday

Post Graduate Public Service Fellowships

Host: Public Service Law Center

April 17 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Forum for Evidence Based Law & Policy

April 24 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Immigrant Families Advocacy Project

May 1 – Social Justice Tuesday

Host: Student Health Law Organization

May 8 – Social Justice Tuesday

Making the most of your Public Service/Interest Summer

Host: Center for Public Service Law Speaker: Aline Carton

Last updated 10/24/2012