University of Arizona Law Events

Week of February 19, 2017

Monday, February 20

12:00 pm

Institute Class

Room: MAIN 017
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

This is a religious class for members of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society. We have weekly classes and occasional guest speakers that discuss being an LDS lawyer.

Contact:
rbeachum@email.arizona.edu (Ryan Beachum)

12:00 pm

AIPCS Burrito Fundraising Sale

Room: MAIN 100
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
gmmorlock@email.arizona.edu (Gabrielle Morloc)

12:05 pm

From Memphis to Motown: How Black and White Musicians Helped Kill Jim Crow

Room: MAIN 118
Time: 12:05 PM - 1:20 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
azweaver@email.arizona.edu (Amanda Weaver)

12:15 pm

Global Students Speaker Series

Room: MAIN 237
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Words of the Talking God: Navajo Law & Justice                                                                                                                                    

Join us in learning about the evolution of the Navajo Nation court system and the use of customary law in Navajo judicial decision-making.

Student Speaker: Joseph K. Austin, LLM candidate.
Tastings: Homemade Dakota-style soup and Fry Bread.

Contact:
rmfaria@email.arizona.edu (Rosa Meguerian-Faria)

7:00 pm

Mock Trial

Room: OUTSIDE 164
Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
arizonamocktrial@gmail.com (Mock Trial Program)

Tuesday, February 21

12:00 pm

Lunch for Bar Takers

Room: OUTSIDE OFFSITE I
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch will be provided in Phoenix for our alumni who are taking the AZ Bar. Lunch will be served at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie on both days at 201 E Washington St, Ste 1200 on the 12th Floor.

Contact:
mwhite@email.arizona.edu (Marissa White)

12:00 pm

A Conversation on Race, Crime, and Criminal Justice

Room: MAIN 137
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The Black Law Student Association, Latino Law Student Association, Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, Native American Law Student Association, the Minority Law Student Coalition and the American Constitution Society invite you to attend a Conversation on Race, Crime, & Criminal Justice by Professor Fred Cohen. Lunch will be provided!

Contact:
ljones1@email.arizona.edu (LeAnn Jones)

4:00 pm

Houghton Scholarship Interviews

Room: MAIN 272
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
cgast@email.arizona.edu (Chris Gast)

5:00 pm

Phoenix Alumni Reception

Room: OUTSIDE OFFSITE I
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Alumni Reception will be held in Downtown Phoenix. Exact location TBD

Contact:
marissa.white@law.arizona.edu (Marissa White)

6:00 pm

Phi Alpha Delta General Meeting

Room: OUTSIDE 168
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

General membership meeting for Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

Contact:
zem@email.arizona.edu (Phi Alpha Delta (PAD) - undergrad law fraternity)

Wednesday, February 22

9:00 am

Moot Court Pratice

Room: MAIN 126
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

1st Amendment Moot Court team practice

Contact:
ljones1@email.arizona.edu (Outside Group)

12:00 pm

Lunch for AZ Bar Exam

Room: OUTSIDE OFFSITE I
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

We will provide lunch for alumni who are taking the AZ Bar exam in Phoenix. Lunch will be provided in Phoenix for our alumni who are taking the AZ Bar. Lunch will be served at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie on both days at 201 E Washington St, Ste 1200 on the 12th Floor.

Contact:
mwhite@email.arizona.edu (Marissa White)

12:15 pm

Program in Criminal Law & Policy Weekly Speaker Series

Room: MAIN 156
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Each week, the Program for Criminal Law & Policy invites speakers from the local community and beyond to speak to the students about either criminal justice issues or insight in practicing criminal law. All are welcome and CLE credit may be available for attorneys. Please visit our blog site for up to date information regarding this week's event.

http://uacj.typepad.com/

Contact:
taisummers@email.arizona.edu (Tai Summers)

12:30 pm

Moot Court Mentor Practice

Room: MAIN 126
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

MootCourt Mentor practice

Contact:
jmhowe@email.arizona.edu (Janet Howe)

7:00 pm

Mock Trial

Room: OUTSIDE 164
Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
arizonamocktrial@gmail.com (Mock Trial Program)

Thursday, February 23

9:00 am

Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair 2017

Room: OUTSIDE 101
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Now in partnership with Arizona State University, we will have events in Tucson and Phoenix, providing students increased access to opportunities with governmental agencies and public interest organizations.

See participating employers now through CareerCAT.

Phoenix & Tucson Bid Deadlines: Thursday, February 2, 2:00 PM

Tucson Event: Thursday, February 23, 9-5 PM

Phoenix Event: Friday, February 24, 9-5 PM

Contact:
law-careers@email.arizona.edu (Career Development Office )

9:00 am

Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair

Room: OUTSIDE OFFSITE I
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Now in partnership with Arizona State University, we will have events in Tucson and Phoenix, providing students increased access to opportunities with governmental agencies and public interest organizations.

See participating employers now through CareerCAT.

Phoenix & Tucson Bid Deadlines: Thursday, February 2, 2:00 PM

Tucson Event: Thursday, February 23, 9-5 PM

Phoenix Event: Friday, February 24, 9-5 PM

Contact:
law-careers@email.arizona.edu (Career Development Office )

9:00 am

Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair

Room: MAIN 100
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Now in partnership with Arizona State University, we will have events in Tucson and Phoenix, providing students increased access to opportunities with governmental agencies and public interest organizations.

See participating employers now through CareerCAT.

Phoenix & Tucson Bid Deadlines: Thursday, February 2, 2:00 PM

Tucson Event: Thursday, February 23, 9-5 PM

Phoenix Event: Friday, February 24, 9-5 PM

Contact:
law-careers@email.arizona.edu (Career Development Office )

12:00 pm

SBA Meeting

Room: MAIN 118
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
jilli125@email.arizona.edu (Student Bar Association)

12:15 pm

IPLP Speaker Series

Room: ROUNTREE 204
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Kathryn Fort, Director of the Indian Law Clinic and Adjunct Professor at Michigan State University College of Law, will lead a conversation about ongoing initiatives to promote compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act.

Contact:
justinboro1986@email.arizona.edu (Justin Boro)

Friday, February 24

9:00 am

Immigration Federalism Conference

Room: OUTSIDE OFFSITE II
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
bwilkins@email.arizona.edu (Bernadette Wilkinson)

9:00 am

Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair

Room: OUTSIDE OFFSITE I
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Now in partnership with Arizona State University, we will have events in Tucson and Phoenix, providing students increased access to opportunities with governmental agencies and public interest organizations.

See participating employers now through CareerCAT.

Phoenix & Tucson Bid Deadlines: Thursday, February 2, 2:00 PM

Tucson Event: Thursday, February 23, 9-5 PM

Phoenix Event: Friday, February 24, 9-5 PM

Contact:
law-careers@email.arizona.edu (Career Development Office )

12:00 pm

IPLP Distinguished Speaker Series

Room: MAIN 237
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Join the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Program to meet, learn from, and network with some of our most distinguished and professionally accomplished alumni as they share their knowledge and experiences about the cutting edge work they are doing for their tribal clients and organizations, their perspectives on emerging issues in Indian law and policy, and tips for success in your career as an Indian rights lawyer after law school.

Our February speaker is Hester Dillon, Program Officer for Indigenous Communities at the NoVo Foundation.

A citizen of the Cherokee Nation, she studied Native American Studies and English at the University of Montana and Law at the University of Arizona. Hester has worked as a grant writer and development director for several Indigenous organizations. Over the course of her career, she has held leadership positions at the Indian Law Resource Center and with the Karuk Tribe, securing funds to support legal advocacy and Tribal programs. She also tutored GED students at the Hoopa Valley Tribe’s Even Start Program. Hester was regional supervising attorney for the Keepseagle v. Vilsack Settlement, managing claims on Indian reservations in Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington State.

Contact:
justinboro1986@email.arizona.edu (Justin Boro)