Category Archives: GRADUATE AFFAIRS

Invitation to Global Fellows Forum October 7th and 14th

On behalf of the Global Fellows Program at the Hauser Global Law School, we cordially invite you to attend our Global Fellows Forums to be held on Tuesday, October 7th, in Furman Hall 910 and Tuesday, October 14th, in D’Agostino…

3Ls and Full-time LL.M.s: Apply for May 2015 Graduation via Albert October 6 through February 6, 2015

Beginning Monday, October 6, all students anticipating a May 2015 degree need to register for graduation on Albert. Completing this application ensures that you are on the degree list and that you will receive all mailings relevant to graduation ceremonies. For…

Full-time Students Who Are Called for Jury Duty

Full-time students are eligible to request a deferment of their jury duty service. If you receive a summons for jury duty, bring the original summons to the Office of Academic Services (JDs) or the Office of Graduate Affairs (LLMs) no…

July 2015 Bar Exam

If you are planning on taking a bar exam in July 2015 be sure to familiarize yourself with the detailed requirements for your jurisdiction by checking the National Conference of Bar Examiner’s website:  http://www.ncbex.org/assets/media_files/Comp-Guide/CompGuide.pdf The Bar Checklist  is available at:…

October Global Receptions

Every year, throughout the fall, our office organizes “Global Receptions” for foreign LLM and Exchange students at the homes of faculty members. Soon, each student will receive an invitation to a particular reception over email, so please be on the…

Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) Guided Visit – Friday, October 10

Friday, October 10 2:15-3:30 p.m. Have you had a chance to visit the MET yet? The MET is the largest art museum in the United States, and one of the ten largest in the world – visiting this museum without…

US Culture Shock: All you wanted to know about the FBI and US army – from a lawyer’s perspective

Presenter: International Counter-Terrorism FBI Agent (former US Army and Criminal Defense attorney) Monday, October 6, 2014 12:25 PM – 1:50 PM Vanderbilt Hall 216 RSVP here The mission of the US Department of Justice (DOJ) is to, among other things,…

Networking – American Style presentation – September 29

Monday, September 29 12:25-1:50p.m. Furman Hall, Room 212 Feel free to bring your own lunch Networking is a powerful tool for attorneys no matter where they practice. Networking can help you find a job, extend your business relationships, and generate…

Tuesday, September 30 – Deadline to Register for a Writing Credit and Directed Research

If you are still considering adding a writing credit or a Directed Research to your fall 2014 schedule, please note that the deadline to do so is Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 4:45 pm. As ABRA is no longer available…

LLM Specialization Committees – Volunteers Needed

The Office of Graduate Affairs invites you to volunteer to serve on a Specialization Committee. There is one Committee for each LLM specialization to plan and sponsor events of interest to students.  OGA has dedicated a budget for these activities.…

Family Fun Day – September 20

Saturday, September 20 12:00-2:00 p.m. Mercer Residence, Mercer Game Room LLM students and their children are welcome to attend the Family Fun Day organized by Residences. Students not staying at the Residences are also welcome to attend. There will be…

US Culture Shock Series: Why New Yorkers Always Seem Rude!

Monday, September 22 12:25-1:50 p.m. FH 214 We’re kicking off our US Culture Shock Series with this dynamic session. Tom Sirinides, Director of Global Services at NYU, will cover cultural competence and, of course, New York culture. The discussion will…

LLM/JSD Drinks on the Terrace, Monday, September 15th 4-6pm at 22 Washington Square North

LLM students who are interested in the JSD Program and would like to get to know the current JSDs are warmly invited for a casual LLM/JSD meet & greet, on Monday, September 15th, 4-6pm, at 22 Washington Square North. Come…

Registration for Speaking Freely Now Open

Get a taste of a new language and culture without leaving home! Registration is now open for Speaking Freely, free language classes available to all NYU undergraduate and graduate students. The 75-minute language sessions meet once a week for ten…

LLM Lecture Series: US Law Essentials

This Series was created because LLM alumni indicated that it would be very helpful to learn about basic US Law topics at the beginning of the LLM year.  We expect that the lectures will help you with your classes by…

Students with Kids – Morning at the Park – Cancelled

Unfortunately due to lack of interest we have cancelled this event. Students are welcome to attend the Residence’s Family Fun Day on Saturday, Sept. 20, 12:00-2:00 p.m. at Mercer Residence.

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…

Manhattan Harbor Sunset Cruise

Sunday, September 14 Chelsea Piers, Pier 61 6:00-8:30 p.m.  (Boarding begins at 6:00 p.m.; departure at 6:30 p.m. sharp) Tickets $30 at OGA; Tickets at the pier the day of the event will be $40 Enjoy a leisurely cruise around…

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…

NYU Journal of International Law and Politics Accepting Applications for Graduate Editor Positions for LLM Students – Deadline: Friday, September 12 at 5pm

The Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP) is soliciting applications for membership on the journal from NYU LL.M. students. Those who are accepted will be “Graduate Editors” on JILP, and will be responsible for three hours per week of…

English conversation groups at NYU’s Graduate Student Resource Center

NYU’s Graduate Student Resource Center offers English conversation groups for international graduate students. Improve your English conversation skills in an informal group setting Groups are facilitated by NYU faculty, staff, or graduate students who are native English speakers Individual groups meet once a week throughout the semester You may attend one group or as many sessions as your schedule allows Free and open to all NYU graduate students http://www.nyu.edu/life/student-life/english-conversation-groups-for-international-graduate-students.html

Outlining and Study Techniques Workshop

Monday, Sept. 8         or      Thursday, Sept. 11 12:25-1:50 p.m.                    2:25-3:50 p.m. FH 214                                     FH 210 (Both sessions…

Spouses & Partners’ Happy Hour

. Friday, September 12 Amity Hall, 80 West 3rd St 4:00-5:00 p.m. Please RSVP here. This happy  hour is for LLM students and their spouses, partners, or significant others. We hope you get to know each other and create a support…

Add/Drop Ends at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 4, 2014

The last daily add/drop cycle will end at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 4. No Law School classes, with the exception of Directed Research and writing credits can be added to your fall 2014 class schedule after this time. The…

November 2014 MPRE – September 10 Registration Deadline

The deadline to sign up for the November MPRE date is quickly approaching. Remember, you can sit for the MPRE even though you have not completed your Professional Responsibility class. See the basic MPRE application deadlines below, but please check the…

Environmental Law Journal Seeks Graduate Editors

The Environmental Law Journal (ELJ) is seeking LLM students to serve as Graduate Editors for the 2014-2015 academic year. ELJ’s Graduate Editors have opportunities to assist with all aspects of the Journal’s work, including reading and assessing article submissions, editing…

OGA PowerPoint Presentations

We’ll be posting our PowerPoint presentations here throughout the academic year. The LLM Overview presentation is available now at that link. We’ll be posting others soon.

Native French tutor sought

Professor Barry Friedman is looking for a native French tutor for his children.  He lives in the West Village.  It would be for 1-2 hours a week.  If interested, please email his wife at jillanton@aol.com.

Start of Classes Reminders Checklist for Upper-Year Students

Welcome! We hope that you had a wonderful summer. Classes begin Wednesday, August 27. Daily Add/Drop continues each day between 1:30 pm until 9:30 am the following morning until September 4 at 9:30 am. If you would like to make a…