Category Archives: STUDENT AFFAIRS

1L Writing Competition Information Sessions

Section 1 Tuesday, April 15, 2014  |  4:00PM – 5:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Room 214 Sections 2 & 3 Wednesday, April 16, 2014  |  4:00PM – 5:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210 Sections 4 & 5 Thursday, April 17, 2014…

April 16 – Gospel Music and Legal Education: Evolving Faith in a Secular World

NYU BALSA and the Office of Student Affairs would like to invite you to a Choral Performance with readings from selected works of the late Derrick Bell featuring The First Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn Choir. Invite your family and friends to…

How are you doing?

If you are experiencing anxiety about your academics or personal issues, we wanted to remind you that we are here to help. Do not suffer in silence! Contact us at law.studentaffairs@nyu.edu or (212) 998-6658 to schedule an appointment, or just stop by…

Final Argument, Orison S. Marden Moot Court Board Competition

Monday, April 7, 2014  |  5:00 PM – 7:00 PM 40 Washington Square South New York, NY 10012 Greenberg Lounge Named for the famous NYU alumnus, the Orison S. Marden Competition is a school-wide moot court tournament open to all…

Media Law Collaborative Presents: An evening on comic books

Monday, April 14, 2014  |  4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Smart Classroom 210  map MLC presents a discussion of legal issues and practice facing attorney’s working with those in the comic book industry. We will begin in VH 210…

NYU Law Professor Kenji Yoshino Debates the Legal Implications of Windsor/Perry

04/15/2014 04:00 PM VH 210 NYU Law Professor Kenji Yoshino debates Heritage Foundation Fellow Ryan T. Anderson on the legal implications of US v. Windsor & Hollingsworth v. Perry. Windsor was the case which the section that defined marriage as a man and a woman…

The Princeton Review 2014 Student Survey

 MEMORANDUM To: NYU Law Students From: Jeannie Forrest Date: March 26, 2014 Re: The Princeton Review 2014 Student Survey I am writing to encourage you to participate in the Princeton Review survey for its next (2015 edition) Best Law Schools…

Family of CoLR Appreciation Dinner

Each year, the Coalition on Law and Representation hosts a dinner honoring faculty and staff at NYU Law who have demonstrated commitment to the values of diversity and social justice through their scholarship or mentoring of students. Paper invitations are…

Law Revue

Wednesday, April 9, 2014  |  8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Tishman Auditorium New York 10012  map Join us for the Law School’s annual parody musical cabaret extravaganza! Celebrating its 40th Anniversary, NYU Law Revue is entirely written, directed, and performed by…

April 4 – Diversity in Education and the Future of Affirmative Action

Review of Law and Social Change Symposium: Diversity in Education and the Future of Affirmative Action Friday, April 4, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge This event will feature a number of prominent panelists discussing how…

Fundraiser Concert for Syrian Refugees

Saturday, April 19, 2014  |  7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Location: TBD   This concert fundraiser is part of Syria Awareness Week from April 14-19. The MA International Relations Association is organizing this week to raise awareness among the non-Arab…

Challenges and Opportunities for Women in the Field of Litigation

Wednesday, April 9, 2014  |  12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Seminar Room 208  map The Women of Color Collective (WoCC) and Law Women provide a supportive, safe space for women to discuss educational pursuits and career advancement opportunities at…

DEANS’ CUP PEP RALLY: Pizza & Posters

Monday, March 24, 2014  |  4:00 PM – 6:00 PM 245 Sullivan St New York, NY 10012 Sexton Lounge Come help make signs to be used the next day to cheer on our students and faculty members as they take…

Deans’ Cup

Tuesday, March 25, 2014  |  7:00 PM – 10:00 PM 3030 Broadway New York, NY 10027 Columbia University Levien Gym Join us to cheer on our students and faculty members as they take on Columbia Law School in our annual…

March 26 – Your Professional Pathway: What’s Your Plan?

YOUR PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY: WHAT’S YOUR PLAN? A Program for First Year Students Wednesday, March 26    -   4:00-6:30PM The program will begin in various classrooms with six concurrent faculty panels representing the six professional pathways.  Faculty members will discuss course selection and…

APALSA – Korematsu Lecture

Tuesday, April 1, 2014  |  7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge The Korematsu Lecture series was started in 2000 by a group of NYU law students who wished to create a lecture series in honor of Japanese…

TA Positions Working with LLM’s (Graduate Lawyering Program)

Mary Holland, Director of the Graduate Lawyering Program, invites you to an informal lunch to learn about opportunities to work with LLM students as a Teaching Assistant during 2014-15 in fall, winter, and spring. Read on for detailed description of…

NYU Law Professor Guggenheim debates Casey Mattox on Abortion & the Law

The Law and Religion Society invites you to   NYU Law Professor Guggenheim debates Casey Mattox on Abortion & the Law featuring Professor Martin Guggenheim & Attorney Casey Mattox Tuesday 4/01 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210 40…

JLS: Lecture on Japanese & US Patent Law Issues (Mr. David Kappos (Cravath))

Thursday, April 17, 2014  |  7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Furman Hall, Classroom 212 Mr. David Kappos, a partner at Cravath and former Under Secretary of Commerce and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), will give a…

Law Students of Catan ¡ADMITTED STUDENTS GAME NIGHT!

Thursday, March 27, 2014  |  8:00 PM – 11:59 PM Sexton Lounge Come and game/eat/drink the night away with Law Students of Catan, the ONLY student organization in the world dedicated to playing Settlers of Catan. Free Thai food and…

JLS: Lecture on Japanese & US Patent Law Issues

Thursday, April 17, 2014  |  7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Furman Hall, Classroom 212  map Mr. David Kappos, a partner at Cravath and former Under Secretary of Commerce and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), will give a…

Tuesday, March 11 DEADLINE: Convocation Award and Student Speaker Nominations

CONVOCATION AWARD NOMINATION: Deadline to Nominate: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Convocation Awards are given to graduating JD and LLM students who represent the best in our student body. These award recipients are chosen through a nomination process that is defined by category.…

SPRING FLING – March 13

Spring Fling is here again! Come and have a great time right before spring break with a masquerade themed party at the Union Square Ballroom. NYU ID will be needed for entry. Guests are allowed as well so long as…

JLSA Purim Party/Spring Fling Pregame

There are four mitzvot of Purim… but we’re focusing on our favorite one: Drink until you can’t tell the difference between Mordechai and Haman!!  Come by Golding Lounge at 7:30 on March 13th to get one of your Purim mitzvot…

March 12 – Student-Faculty Reception

All students are invited to enjoy wine and cheese with faculty and law administration. Wednesday, March 12 5:30-7:00 p.m. Sexton Lounge (Second Floor of Furman Hall)

NYU Law Professor Kenji Yoshino Debates the Legal Implications of Windsor/Perry

Tuesday, April 15, 2014  |  4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Smart Classroom 210  map NYU Law Professor Kenji Yoshino debates Heritage Foundation Fellow Ryan T. Anderson on the legal implications of US v. Windsor & Hollingsworth v. Perry. Windsor was the…

Disability Law Conference (NALSWD)

NALSWD is a national organization of law students dedicated to disability advocacy and the achievement of equal access, inclusion, and diversity in legal education and in the legal profession. (You can learn more about our organization at http://www.nalswd.org/.) The goal of NALSWD’s annual…

Unpacking Whiteness: A dialogue on deconstructing white privilege and working towards solidarity

This discussion group is an opportunity for undergrad and graduate students to: ·  Deconstruct the complexities and realities of white privilege ·  Examine our own biases, prejudices and stereotypes ·  Identify ways in which we can all stand in solidarity against systems of…

Grad Students of Color Dinner

The Graduate Students of Color Dinner Series provides an intimate opportunity for graduate students of color to hear from various faculty of color about their individual journeys and best practices for navigating the academy and other professional arenas. This program…

Stress Reduction and Wellness

Live Well NYU: Check out NYU’s new website for information about discounts, events, activities, and wellness tips and tools. Please note that all recognized student groups are invited to publicize their events on this site. Please click here for more information. Law…