Category Archives: STUDENT AFFAIRS

Emotional Intelligence: The Other Kind of Smart – Part I

You are invited to participate in an Emotional Intelligence (EQ) session led by Vice Dean Jeannie Forrest. If you were unable to attend on September 29, you are welcome to join the upcoming Part I session on Monday, October 13,…

Yoga with Dean Fama TODAY 9/29: D’Agostino Hall-Lipton Hall

Come and get some relaxation and relief from class, join Assistant Dean Arthur Fama for yoga!  Fall 2014 Yoga Schedule Pointers and practices on how yoga can help you relax, rejuvenate and focus. Monday, September 29, 2014  |  12:30 PM…

Apply for The Honorable Joel K. Asarch Elder Law and Special Needs Section Scholarship

  The New York Bar Foundation is accepting applications for The Honorable Joel K. Asarch Elder Law and Special Needs Section Scholarship.   A completed application and supporting documentation as detailed in the guidelines must be submitted to The New York…

Invitation To Serve As A Tutor

If you are a 2L or 3L student who has excelled in a particular substantive area and has a knack for teaching, we urge you to apply to provide tutoring service to a fellow student. If you agree to act as…

A Roadmap for Law School: Getting the Most Out of Your 1L Year and Beyond

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 12:25-1:50 p.m. Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall This lively conversation with faculty and administrators led by Assistant Dean Arthur Fama, will help you strategize about how to structure your time here over the next couple of years.…

Join the Dean and Faculty for Cider and Donuts!

Don’t miss this great event! Join Dean Trevor Morrison and the Law School faculty for a taste of Fall’s finest hot cider, delicious apple cider donuts, and crisp apples.   Wednesday, October 1, 2014 | 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM…

Confidential Tutoring Program: Requesting a Tutor

The Office of Student Affairs offers a tutoring program for students who are struggling academically, or who have missed a substantial amount of class time due to illness or other personal problems. Prior to requesting a tutor, it is highly…

NYU School of Law Wellness Fair

Wellness Fair Featuring the NYC Bar Association, the David Nee Foundation, the Wellness Exchange, and many others! Stop by for free massages and Flu Shots! Golding Lounge, 2nd Floor of Vanderbilt Hall 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Therapy dogs: If you need a snuggle or a great companion to just listen

Tuesday October 7th Therapy dogs: If you need a snuggle or a great companion to just listen Kushner Lounge, 1st Floor of Vanderbilt Hall 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.  

Wellness Week

2014 Wellness Week October 7-9 Come join us for Wellness Week.  It will provide you with information on healthy living that will leave you energized for the second half of the semester.  The week will include: Tuesday, October 7 Therapy…

Join the Dean and Faculty for Cider and Donuts!

  Don’t miss this great event! Join Dean Trevor Morrison and the Law School faculty for a taste of Fall’s finest hot cider, delicious apple cider donuts, and crisp apples.   Wednesday, October 1, 2014 | 5:30 PM – 7:00…

Volunteers Needed: Teach a Civil/Human Rights Class to High School Students

  The New York Civil Rights Coalition is seeking lawyers, law students, paralegals and legal assistants and other professionals to volunteer to teach their “‘UNLEARNING’ STEREOTYPES: CIVIL RIGHTS AND RACE RELATIONS” course, once-a-week, over the course of the current Fall…

The Media Law Collaborative Meeting, Monday September 22

  NYU’s Media Law Collaborative (MLC) General Body Meeting   Monday September 22, 2014 12:30-1:00 pm Furman Hall, Room 212   Pizza and soda will be provided. If you have any questions, please email us at nyumedialawcollab@gmail.com. We hope to…

Join Us for a Screening of the Film, “American Promise”, and Free Pizza!

  Head over to Vanderbilt Hall this Tuesday to see a special screening of “American Promise”, which premiered at Cannes last year. This event is co-sponsored by the Education Law and Policy Society, the Suspension Representation Project (SRP), the Coalition on Law…

Center of Multicultural Education and Program’s first Graduate Student of Color Social – Sept 17

The Center of Multicultural Education and Program’s (CMEP) first Graduate Student of Color Social will be taking place on September 19th at 5-7pm in Kimmel 907. The Graduate Student of Color Socials bring together graduate students across academic disciplines to…

Invite Your Family and Loved Ones to Family Day, Sunday, September 21

Family Day is always a highlight of the Fall semester of each new academic year, as we offer a special glimpse into a day in the life of students at the Law School. This year, Family Day is Sunday, September…

Student Group Fair- Wednesday, September 10, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 10, 4:30-6:00 p.m. Greenberg Lounge Obtain information and meet with representatives from the many law student groups here at NYU School of Law. Please click here for a current listing of student groups.

New Student Resources

Entering Student Resources Student Life Guide Academic Policies Guide JD Academic Regulations Guide LLM Student Handbook Academic Services Housing Student Financial Services Business Cards The Docket Departments Directory Picture Book Student Bar Association (SBA) Law School Events Calendar

Marden Competition Registration

Marden is NYU’s intraschool moot court competition. Competitors must write a brief and argue the issue, and will receive one Academic Credit. There will be judges; there will be winners!  The top 12 competitors from the Fall Elimination Round will…

Commuter Stickers

A Law School sticker is required for entrance into the law library and the residence halls. Students living on campus will receive stickers from their respective residence halls. JD commuter students will be able to pick up their stickers at…

Vigil for Peace

Join a vigil to mourn the recent violence and loss of life overseas (Middle East, Burma, Malaysia) and in the United States (Ferguson, New York, Chicago). This simple call for peace aims to cultivate a space where individuals can come…

Cheer for Dean Morrison this Tuesday as he takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

Come to the Vanderbilt Hall Courtyard on Tuesday, September 2 at 11:30 a.m. to cheer for Dean Morrison as he takes the ALS ice bucket challenge!  

$200K Entrepreneurs Challenge, Venture Competitions

The competition is a year-long program which includes hands-on boot camps, workshops, individualized feedback from coaches/mentors.  The program is a refinement process which provides content rich feedback to all. Competition participants learn critical startup skills such as how to build…

Upcoming Student Group Mixers and Info Sessions

Looking to meet new people with similar interests? Want to get involved on campus, or put those new legal skills to work? Then check out some of these upcoming student group mixers! -          BALSA Welcome Back Mixer and Orientation -         …

Seeking rising 2Ls and 3Ls to serve as teaching assistants for Graduate Lawyering I

The Graduate Lawyering Program is seeking rising 2Ls and 3Ls to serve as teaching assistants for Graduate Lawyering I. There will be 11 sections in the fall. The 9 one-credit sections meet every other week; the 2 two-credit sections meet…

Congratulations, Class of 2014!

Congratulations, graduates!  We are all looking forward to celebrating your accomplishments.  Here’s a list of this week’s activities: Grad Alley Tuesday, May 20  |  5:00-8:00pm  |  West 4th and University Place Barristers’ Ball Tuesday, May 20  |  8:00-Midnight  |  Battery…

Important Locker Information

For students who have been assigned a locker in the Law School, please see below for the important deadlines regarding emptying your locker. 1L and 2L students must vacate their lockers of ALL CONTENTS by 5 p.m. on Friday, June…

Law School Convocation 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014  |  10:30 AM – 1:30 PM 4 Pennsylvania Plaza New York, NY 10001  map Convocation captures New York University School of Law’s spirit as we celebrate the graduating class of 2014.  All JD, LLM, and JSD candidates*…

Post Convocation Reception

Thursday, May 22, 2014  |  2:00 PM – 4:00 PM 40 Washington Square South & 245 Sullivan Street The Post Convocation Reception is held for graduates, guests, and faculty members who are invited to join us in celebrating the accomplishments…

All ALSA Graduation Reception

Thursday, May 22, 2014  |  3:00 PM – 5:00 PM D’Agostino Hall, Lipton Hall  map This year’s All ALSA Graduation Reception will take place on Thursday, May 22nd from 3:00-5:00 p.m. in Martin Lipton Hall, D’Agostino Hall, located at 108 West…