Yale Law School Events

September 12, 2019

September 12 Thursday

HAVEN Medical Legal Partnership Training Session (Option 2)

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • SLB Room 109

The Haven MLP is a partnership with HAVEN, a free clinic operated by Yale medical students every Saturday for uninsured patients, the great majority of whom are also undocumented immigrants. Law student volunteers work onsite at the clinic and meet directly with patients to conduct legal screening and identify issues that should be referred to NHLAA for possible legal representation. Common legal issues include immigration, wage theft, landlord/tenant concerns, and domestic violence. 

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September 12 Thursday

Civil Rights Project Info Session

  • 12:00PM
  • SLB 121

Please join the Yale Civil Rights Project (CRP) for our final info session, where we will discuss this year's projects and explain the application process. CRP aims to advance civil rights and social justice by providing 1Ls with an opportunity to work collaboratively with public-interest organizations.

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September 12 Thursday
September 12 Thursday

The Promise of Women’s Enfranchisement: The 19th Amendment of the United States Constitution, 1920‐2020

  • 12:10PM to 2:00PM
  • SLB Room 120

Generations of Americans fought over women’s right to vote. What inequalities did the Nineteenth Amendment ameliorate and legitimate? How might Americans remember, interpret, and enforce the Nineteenth Amendment today?

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September 12 Thursday

Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women’s Rights by Ruth Rubio Marín

  • 4:10PM to 6:30PM
  • SLB Room 127

Thursday afternoon, at 4:10 in the Sterling Law Building, room 127, the 2019 Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women’s Rights will be given by Ruth Rubio Marín, Professor of Constitutional Law at the Universidad de Sevilla. Her lecture, “On Constitutionalism and Women's Citizenship,” travels across borders and time to consider the many ways constitutions have limited and can promote women’s equal citizenship

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September 12 Thursday