Yale Law School Events

January 29, 2019

January 29 Tuesday

Orientation 2.0 - Bar Info, Title IX and Mental Health

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • 127

A Orientation 2.0 session for 1Ls to update you on a few important things including new Bar requirements which will affect your course planning for the next two years as well as some updates on Title IX, mental health resources, and other law school resources. If there is anything else you would like to see covered, please email catherine.kirchhoff@yale.edu.

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January 29 Tuesday

Book Talk: The Digital Street, Jeffrey Lane, Rutgers University

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • SLB

Rutgers ethnographer Jeffrey Lane will discuss his new book The Digital Street, which addresses the role of communication and technology in the transformation of an urban neighborhood. Based on five years of ethnographic observations, Lane illustrates the online and offline experiences of black teenagers in the shadow of the Harlem Children’s Zone and sweeping gentrification when social media came to permeate all facets of life.

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January 29 Tuesday

Drugs, Sex and Policy: How Fears about Sex and Drugs are Driving Bad Public Policy

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • WLH 309 (100 Wall Street)

This event will feature harm reduction experts and advocates Cyndee Clay of HIPS and Evan Serio of the Sex Worker and Allies Network in a discussion on how fear-based narratives surrounding “sex” and “drugs” are shaping criminal legal and policy decisions affecting people who are engaged in selling sex, using drugs, and related activities.

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January 29 Tuesday

Learned Feet Running Club

  • 4:10PM
  • Meet inside the law school at the Grove Street entrance

Please join Professor Ian Ayres at 4:10 pm, for a jog around New Haven. All paces are welcome to join this radically inclusive running group that runs 3-5 miles for as much of the jog as you'd like. The group will meet every Tuesday inside the law school at the Grove Street entrance.

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January 29 Tuesday

NSG Presents: United States v. Miller - Army Criminal Court of Appeals Oral Argument

  • 6:15PM to 7:45PM
  • Room 122

The Yale Law National Security Group is delighted to host the Army Criminal Court of Appeals for oral argument in United States v. Miller. The live argument will last for one hour, from 6:15-7:15pm, followed by a Q&A session with the audience. Afterwards, attendees are invited to a reception in the Alumni Reading Room.

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