Category Archives: GRADUATE AFFAIRS

Attention: VH Kushner and Golding Lounge Closings (Feb. 4- Feb. 6)

Please be advised that both Kushner Lounge* and Golding Lounge** will be closed from 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 4 until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 6. These closures are due to PILC Fair related activities. *Students with lockers in…

A CONVERSATION WITH LLOYD C. BLANKFEIN AND JOHN SEXTON

GLOBAL LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY: A CONVERSATION WITH LLOYD C. BLANKFEIN AND JOHN SEXTON The NYU student community is invited to join a discussion on “Global Leadership in the 21st Century” with Lloyd C. Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of…

Thirteen Annual Caroline and Joseph S. Gruss Lecture

Thirteen Annual Caroline and Joseph S. Gruss Lecture: “Are Women and Gentiles “persons” (Adam, Benei Adam)? Biblical and Rabbinic Perspectives” Thursday, February 19, 2015  |  6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Faculty Library, Vanderbilt Hall, 3rd Fl. 40 Washington Square South…

Reminder: Add/Drop Ends at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 28

  Add/Drop via ABRA ends Wednesday, January 28 at 9:30 a.m. Students who wish to drop a class after January 28 at 9:30 a.m. may do so by visiting their appropriate program office to fill out a drop slip. To…

Lunar New Year Dinner – February 17

  Tuesday, February 17, 2015 6:00-8:00 p.m. Jing Fong Restaurant, 20 Elizabeth Street (between Canal and Bayard Streets) Tickets are $15 (includes dinner and two alcoholic beverages, non-refundable) Please join your fellow LLM students in celebrating the Asian Lunar New Year…

9th Annual LLM Washington DC Trip – Friday, March 27 – Sunday, March 28

  Friday, March 27 – Sunday, March 28, 2015 To sign up for the trip, please bring the following to OGA: Payment: $250 per student. Please bring payment in cash (exact change) or personal check made out to New York University…

Help Out Next Year’s Incoming LLM Students

Admitted students want to hear from you! Sign-up to share your experience and enthusiasm with next year’s LLM class. Graduate Admissions seeks LLM students who want to participate in the Current Student Connections Program over the course of the spring…

Mastering The Master (of Laws) and Career After – January 28

This is an external event presented by the ABA Section of International Law, Young Lawyer’s Interest Network Committee Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:00-2:00 p.m. Norton Rose Fulbright 666 Fifth Avenue Registration is Free To Register please email Disha Gandhi at disha.gandhi@americanbar.org Speaker: Desiree…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Becoming an Effective Leader – Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers, Part I – February 2

  Monday, February 2 12:25-1:50 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 214 Click here to register Feel free to bring your own lunch The Office of Graduate Affairs is pleased to announce the start of the Global Leadership Skills Series. This Series…

LLM Pro Bono Opportunities

In order to be admitted to the New York State Bar, all students must have completed at least 50 hours of eligible pro bono work by the time they submit admission paperwork to their assigned Judicial Department.  For more information,…

Additional Professional Responsibility class now approved to fulfill LLM NY Bar eligibility requirements

LW.11479.002 Professional Responsibility and Law Governing Lawyers has now been approved under Rule 520.6(b)(3)(vi)(a). This class fulfills the Group A requirements as described here.

Spanish for Lawyers: Spring 2015 Application Now Open

The Office of Global Programs, in conjunction with Academic Services, is pleased to announce that NYU Law’s Spanish for Lawyers course will be offered in Spring 2015. The course is taught by Adjunct Professor Maria Theresa Madinaveitia, who also teaches…

Fall 2014 Grades

We thought it would be helpful for you to be aware of the deadlines for submission of fall 2014 grades. The deadlines are listed below. They also can be found in the PDF version of the online Academics Policies Guide,…

Spring 2015 Add/Drop Cycle #4 Results Are Available; Daily Add/Drop is Now Open

Good afternoon, The results from the Spring 2015 Add/Drop Cycle #4 are now available on ABRA. To see your results, click on “Bidding Results.” ABRA is now open for the Spring 2015 Daily Add/Drop Cycles. Please keep in mind that…

Columbia/NYU Exchange Program – Spring 2015

On Tuesday, December 23, 2014, registration for the Columbia Law School/NYU School of Law Exchange Program begins. Important information about the program, the link to the online request form, and the list of Columbia classes for which NYU students may…

Reminder: Friday, December 5 – Deadline to Drop a Course without a WD

Friday, December 5 by 4:45 pm is the deadline to drop a course without a WD. Please keep in mind: A. All drop forms must be submitted by 4:45 pm to your program office (JDs: the Office of Academic Services,…

IMPORTANT: The Exam Period Begins on Monday, December 8

The semester is drawing to a close and we hope that you had a wonderful semester. Now it is on to exams. Upper-class exams begin on Monday, December 8 and first-year exams begin on Wednesday, December 10. Here is a…

Upcoming ABRA Dates re: Spring 2015 November Add/Drop Cycles #3 and #4

This is a quick reminder that the Spring 2015 November Add/Drop Cycle #3 will end on Monday, December 1 at 9:30 am. The results of this cycle will be available in ABRA on Wednesday, December 3 at 1:30 pm. To see…

Results: Requests for Postponements/Accommodation Will be Made Available Monday, November 24, 2014 via Examreporter

As you are aware, the deadline to submit requests for postponements was November 3rd. For those who met the deadline, the results will appear in Examreporter on Monday, November 24. Those who submitted their request late, the results will be…

Fall 2014 Exam Information

The Office of Student Affairs provides comprehensive Exam Support information on our website which can be found here. In addition, the Academic Support and Enrichment page has been updated! The Office of Student Affairs has posted a new video link of…

Quiet Hours Have Begun

Quiet Hours began November 21 at 5:00 p.m. They continue until December 21 at 12:00 a.m. Happy studying!

Application for World Bank Legal Analyst Program (LAP) – Includes New Info for 3Ls

NYU will be nominating students to the World Bank’s Legal Analyst Program (LAP), expected to commence in September 2015. The Terms of Reference are linked here: Corporate Finance Practice Group (LEGFI) Institutional Administration Practice Group (LEGIA) Regional Units LEGFI and…

TODAY: Exam Taking Strategies for LLM students with Introduction to US Law Professors

Monday, November 17, 2014 12:25 p.m.-1:50 p.m. Prof. Mary Holland – VH 210 Prof. Irene Ayers – VH 204 Prof. Gerald Lebovits – VH 220 Introduction to US Law Professors Mary Holland, Irene Ayers, and Hon. Gerald Lebovits will lead…

Exam Taking Strategy Tips for LLM students

You can find a helpful guide to approaching law school exams here.

This Week is Trans Awareness Week! Check Out These Upcoming Events from the NYU LGBTG Student Center

Course Evaluation Message from Vice Dean

Dear students, I am writing to you about a matter that is extremely important to the Law School’s efforts to provide the best possible teaching. Recently you received an e-mail message from the Office of Records and Registration regarding faculty…

Trans Awareness Week: Screening of MalaMala, Monday NOV 17th

Submit to the Animal Law Writing Contest

  The American Veterinary Medical Association, American Kennel Club, Cat Fanciers’ Association and Animal Health Institute offer law students an opportunity to engage in a scholarly discussion and debate of legal issues related to animals and animal law. The Grand…

Professor Philip Alston seeks a Research Assistant to assist him on his UN mandate

November 12, 2014 Philip Alston, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law and Faculty Director and Co-Chair of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ), is seeking a Research Assistant to assist him on his mandate as UN Special…

Fall 2014 Course Evaluations

On-line course evaluations will be available from Thursday, November 20, 2014 through Friday, December 5, 2014 at the following link: https://its.law.nyu.edu/technology/survey/ Login using your Net ID and NYU Home password. Although the evaluations are available on-line until December 5th, we…