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Thursday, September 30, 2010


Lowenstein Human Rights Clinic to Work with Legal Team Supporting Victims of Khmer Rouge Atrocities

Members of the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic have joined the legal team for the survivors of the Khmer Rouge genocide seeking justice at the trial next year of four former senior Khmer Rouge leaders.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010


Coca Cola CEO Muhtar Kent Speaking Oct. 4 -- Who Will Drive the 21st Century Agenda? Women

Muhtar Kent, chairman and chief executive officer of The Coca-Cola Company, will be the speaker at the Coca-Cola World Fund at Yale Lecture on October 4, 2010.

Monday, September 27, 2010


Panel Discussion on Death Penalty—No Human Way to Kill—October 11 at YLS

A panel discussion on the death penalty will be streamed live to Yale Law Room 128 on Monday, October 11, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010


International Justice Mission CEO Gary Haugen to Address Lawlessness Among the Global Poor on October 11

Gary Haugen, founder, president, and CEO of International Justice Mission, will discuss “The New Mandate for Human Rights: Addressing Lawlessness Among the Global Poor” October 11 at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010


Human Rights Activist Will Discuss Treaty to Eradicate World Hunger Oct. 7

Human rights activist John Teton will discuss the International Food Security Treaty to eradicate world hunger Oct. 7 at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010


Bernstein Symposium April 8-9 To Explore Impact of Economic Crisis on Global Development

The Robert L. Bernstein International Human Rights Fellowship Symposium April 8-9 will explore the impact of the financial crisis on global development.

Thursday, March 4, 2010


Yale Law School to Host Food Policy Conference on April 16-17

Yale Law School will host the Developing Food Policy conference on Friday, April 16, and Saturday, April 17.

We, as lawyers, can be builders too. We can use our tools to build a society in which every member of the new generation can celebrate her graduation –not only with joy but with well-founded hope for the future.”


Professor Anne L. Alstott

Class of 1987, 2013 Commencement Address