Yale Law School Events

Week of September 23, 2017

September 18 Monday

Law School Anxieties and What You Can Do About Them- Part I

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • Room 127

Join Professor Ian Ayres as he discusses how to handle anxieties that can come along with being a law student. This is part one of a two-part series. Please note that you must attend part one to be eligible for part two.

This session is part of Orientation 2.0 and open to the YLS Community

Please RSVP to help us plan accordingly for lunch

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September 18 Monday

YLSA of Atlanta: Reception with Professor James Forman, Jr. '92

  • 8:30PM to 9:30PM
  • Parker's on Ponce, 116 East Ponce de Leon Ave. Decatur, GA

The Yale Law School Association of Atlanta invites alumni and their guests to a private reception in Decatur with James Forman, Jr. '92, Professor of Law at Yale Law School, following a public talk for his new book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America

Monday, September 18, 2017

7:00-8:30 p.m.
Book talk sponsored by Georgia Center for the Book
First Baptist Church
308 Clairemont Ave. Decatur

8:30-9:30 p.m.

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September 19 Tuesday

RebLaw Info Session

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • Room 129

We’re looking for law students to organize panels, workshops, trainings, film screenings, discussions, and other sessions that will inform, inspire, and build community. We’re also looking for volunteers to host attendees, help register them, and help orient our speakers and panelists.

If you want to get involved and learn about how you can help out with RebLaw this year, come join us this Tuesday, 9/19 at 12:10 in room 129.

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September 19 Tuesday

From Narrative to Transparency - How General Counsels (esp. from Silicon VaIIey) are Leading the Evolution of Law with Paul Lippe

  • 12:10PM to 1:10PM
  • Room 121

From Narrative to Transparency - How General Counsels (esp. from Silicon VaIIey) are Leading the Evolution of Law with Paul Lippe

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September 19 Tuesday

CRISPR: Legal & Ethical Issues of Gene Editing

  • 4:10PM to 5:00PM
  • Yale Law School, Room 121

CRISPR - Legal & Ethical Issues of Gene Editing

Panelists:

Alta Charo, Warren P. Knowles Professor of Law and Bioethics at University of Wisconsin 

Carolyn Neuhaus, Ph.D., Research Scholar at The Hastings Center

Natalie Kofler, Ph.D., Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies; Founder, Editing Nature

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September 19 Tuesday

Arab Winter: The End of Empire and the New Middle East – Tahrir Square and the Puzzle of Agency

  • 4:15PM to 5:15PM
  • Faculty Lounge

Noah Feldman ’97, Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, will deliver the first of a series of three lectures on forms Islamic constitutionalism might take. The first will focus on the model advanced by ISIS. The next lectures will take place on September 26 and 27.

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September 19 Tuesday

IRAP Training #1

  • 6:00PM to 8:00PM
  • Room 128

First IRAP training. Mandatory for all who wish to join IRAP during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Dinner will be served.

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September 19 Tuesday

Lawyering Where It’s Hard

  • 6:10PM to 8:00PM
  • Room 129

While many YLS graduates land on the coasts or in major metropolitan areas,  many have thrived in other locations, like upstate New York, the South, the Midwest, and rural areas across the United States. Public interest lawyers Stephen Bright and Sia Sanneh and Liman Director Anna VanCleave will talk about how to build public interest careers in places that students  may not have considered – and why they should do so.

Stephen Bright, Harvey Karp Visiting Lecturer in Law, YLS

Former President of Southern Center for Human Rights, Atlanta, GA

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September 19 Tuesday

HAVEN MLP: Training

  • 6:10PM to 7:00PM
  • Room 109

Please join the HAVEN MLP for a make-up training session. Non-pizza dinner served.

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