Chris Bonneau, professor of political science at the University of Pittsburgh, is being hosted by the SLU LAW Federalist Society to present his argument for partisan judicial elections as the preferred method for selecting state judges. He will also compare and contrast the various other methods for state judicial selection including our own Missouri Plan. Please join us in Scott Hall room 1130 at Noon on 3/29. Lunch provided.
This compelling question "How Can the Dream Survive?" impacts nations and generations of human beings, many of whom have experienced physical, emotional and spiritual oppression spanning the course of many lifetimes.
Dr. Alveda King will bring hope, light and life to those who have pondered the issue of abortion and these unanswered questions: Is abortion a civil right? Is abortion good for women? What would Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. say about abortion? Who are the survivors? What about life, liberty and justice for all?
Melissa Vatterott will be speaking on her experience directing the St. Louis Food Policy Coalition.
The St. Louis Food Policy Coalition seeks to bridge efforts to form a coordinated, local food system. Specifically, it works to shape public policy and influence decision-makers about local food systems and their connections to concerns of health equity, environmental conservation and restoration, social justice, community development, and economic development.
Panel discussion moderated by Professor Sue McGraugh with Maria Torres of MICA, Marko Karadzic of SLU LAW, and ArchCity Defenders. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by HALLSA, ILSA and OUTLaws.
Please join us for an info session about the International and Comparative Law Concentration and study abroad opportunities. We will discuss the ICL courses that we will offer next year and the semester study abroad opportunities that are available.
On Saturday, March 24 at 1 p.m., CLS and SBA Philanthropy Committee are co-hosting a cornhole (aka bags) tournament in Tower Grove Park, and all the proceeds will be donated to Arch City Defenders. In addition to the warm fuzzy feeling you get from donating to a good cause, there will be prizes for the first, second, and third place winners. First place team will get $100 Amazon gift card, second place team will get a $40 Amazon gift card, and third place team will get a $20 Amazon gift card. Lunch will be provided by St.
Join the Center for International and Comparative Law Visiting International Scholar, Prof. Miao Zhang for his talk on the newest developments in criminal law in China. Prof. Miao Zhang is an associate professor at the NanJing University School of Law and serves as the director for the Center for Criminal Law in NanJing University.
Food will be provided.
Please join us on Wednesday, March 28 at noon in room 1020 to find out how you can participate in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition is the world's largest moot court competition, with participants from more than 645 law schools in 95 countries.
Join the Center for International and Comparative Law in welcoming our Atlas Week speaker, Prof. Marcin Kaldunski for his talk, "When International Investment Law, Indigenous Rights, and Environmental Law collide: Remarks on the Glamis Gold Ltd. v. United States of America Case."