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Thursday, November 14, 2019


Cristina Vélez Valencia

Cristina Vélez Valencia explained her unexpected role in creating social assistance programs for refugees settling in Bogotá.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019


Students and faculty from the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) attended the DACA arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court today. From left to right: Professor Michael Wishnie, Professor Marisol Orihuela, Armando Ghinaglia Socorro ’21, Professor Muneer Ahmad, Laura Kokotailo ’20, Edgar Melgar ’21, Camila Bustos ’21, and Ramis Wadood ’21.

Friday, October 4, 2019


He Xia and Liu Xiaonan

Former Tsai Center visiting scholars Professor He Xia (left) and Professor Liu Xiaonan (right) at a workshop on equal employment rights cosponsored by the Tsai Center and the Southwest University of Finance and Economics School of Law’s Anti-Discrimination Law Research Center.

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Participating in both the Civil Rights Project and Housing Clinic as a 1L allowed me to gain significant, real-world experience, including helping write briefs to the Connecticut Supreme Court and participating in a segregation lawsuit against the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Hartford. I don't think I could've gotten that level of immersion as a 1L anywhere else.”


Areeb Siddiqui

Class of 2023