November 17 Wednesday

Kirby Simon Summer Human Rights Fellowship Panel and Information Session

  • Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 12:10PM - 1:15PM
  • SLB Room 121
  • Open To The YLS Community Only
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Description

The session will begin with a general discussion of the Kirby Simon Summer Human Rights Fellowship and its application process. This will include a discussion of summer internship opportunities at international human rights and criminal courts, which have complicated and sometimes early application processes; students interested in these internships should plan to attend.

The discussion will be followed by a panel of 2021 summer fellows who will talk about their summer fellowship experiences, including presentations by:

Kyra Blas
Blue Ocean Law, Guam

Luke Connell
Centro de Derechos Humanos Miguel Agustín Pro Juárez, Mexico

Juan Miramontes
Department of Justice, Human Rights and Special Prosecutions, Washington, DC

Gabriela Guimaraes Weldon
European Court of Human Rights, France
Center for Justice and International Law, Brazil

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Schell Center for International Human Rights