Northeastern University School of Law is pleased to host a wide variety of conferences and major events in 2018-2019. We hope you can join us!

2018-2019 Conferences and Major Events

August 9, 2018
PHRGE Forum: Challenges of Human Rights and Law in Sudan
Sudanese lawyer Abdelrahman Al Gasim in conversation with Eric Reeves. 

August 18, 2018
Recalling Their Names: Racial Terror in Jim Crow Mobile
The Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project’s (CRRJ) investigation of six Jim Crow-era murders will be featured in an exhibit, “Murders in Mobile,” opening August 18 at the History Museum of Mobile in Alabama. In addition, a Mobile street will be named in honor of Rayfield Davis, one of the murder victims.

September 7, 2018
Volunteers for Justice Fair
The Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration invites all students to find out more about pro bono work with a variety of organizations. 

September 20-22, 2018
Givelber Distinguished Public Interest Lecturer Program
Leah Aden, Senior Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund

September 24, 2018
Daynard Community Lecture
Fall 2018 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Prerna Lal, Staff Attorney/Clinical Supervisor, Immigration Practice, East Bay Community Law Center

September 26, 2018
Daynard Roundtable
Fall 2018 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Prerna Lal, Staff Attorney/Clinical Supervisor, Immigration Practice, East Bay Community Law Center.

September 27-20, 2018
Givelber Distinguished Public Interest Lecturer Program
Leah Aden, Senior Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund

October 1, 2018
CLIC Author Event Featuring Professor Jennifer Rothman
Jennifer Rothman, Professor of Law and the Joseph Scott Fellow at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, will visit campus to talk about her new book, The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World.

October 5-6, 2018
Workshop: Exploring the Corporation in and Through History
Sponsored by the Program on the Corporation, Law and Global Society at Northeastern University School of Law, Melbourne Law School and the Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School. 

October 10, 2018
Faculty Book Forum Series with Professor Libby Adler
Gay Priori: A Queer Critical Legal Studies Approach to Law Reform (Duke University Press, 2018)

October 12, 2018
AI, Media and the Threat to Democracy
Join a group of award-winning journalists, innovative scholars and practitioners for a conference on the impact of AI on democracy.

October 3, 2018
Screening and Filmmaker Discussion Featuring David Heilbroner '84
Join NUSL's Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration (CPIAC) and the Black Law Students Association (BLSA) for a special screening of Traffic Stop, an Oscar-nominated short film produced by David Heilbroner '84.

October 19-20, 2018
Reunion and Alumni/ae Weekend 2018
Join us as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the re-opening of the School of Law and honor the classes of 1950s, ’73, ’78, ’83, ’88, ’93, ’98, 2003, ’08 and ’13.

October 30, 2018
Film Screening and Panel Featuring Professor Margaret Burnham
Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart

November 2, 2018
Northeastern University Law Review Symposium
Rethinking Borders: Climate Change, Migration and Human Rights

November 9, 2018
Annual Health Law Lecture
Brigitte Amiri ’99, Deputy Director, Reproductive Freedom Project, American Civil Liberties Union

December 14, 2018
DVI Conference
Finding the Nexus: Linking Systems for Domestic Violence Survivors

February 4, 2019
Daynard Community Lecture
Spring 2019 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Dimple Abichandandi '02, Executive Director, General Service Foundation 

February 6, 2019
Daynard Roundtable
Spring 2019 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Dimple Abichandandi '02, Executive Director, General Service Foundation 

February 13, 2019
Faculty Book Forum Series with Professor Woodrow Hartzog
Privacy's Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies (Harvard University Press, 2018).

April 3, 2019
Connections 
The School of Law's largest annual networking event for current students and alumni/ae. Hosted by Office of Alumni/ae Relations. 

April 10, 2019
Faculty Book Forum Series with Professor Rashmi Dyal-Chand
Collaborative Capitalism in American Cities, (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

April 11-12, 2019
Annual Health Law Conference
The Promises and Perils of Emerging Health Technologies

Friday, May 17, 2019
Women in the Law Conference

Thursday, May 13, 2019
Commencement 2019

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