Category Archives: GRADUATE AFFAIRS

Invitation to Global Fellows Forum – March 10th

On behalf of the Global Fellows Program at the Hauser Global Law School, we cordially invite you to attend our Spring Global Fellows Forums to be held on Tuesday, March 10th, in 22 Washington Square North 1st Floor Conference Room.  Below is a list of…

9th Annual LLM Washington DC Trip – Friday, March 27 – Sunday, March 29 (JD students welcome!)

  We hope you can join us for our annual Washington, DC trip. Students from past years have told us that this is a fun and memorable experience, and a great way to bond with classmates while seeing the Nation’s…

Networking & Informational Interviews – Monday, March 9

  BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Monday, March 9 12:25-1:50 p.m. Furman Hall Room 214 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,…

Today: Say What?! Communicating Effectively as a Leader

  We hope you can join us for the last Global Leadership Skills Series installment: Say What?! Communicating Effectively as a Leader Today, Monday, Feb. 23 12:25-1:50 p.m., Furman Hall Room 210 Lunch will be provided Students are welcomed even without…

OPT Information Session for LLM students with F-1 Status – Friday, February 27

  Friday, February 27, 2015 2:00-3:15 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall Room 210   The Office of Global Services (OGS) will conduct an F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT) information session at the Law School for LLM students graduating in the spring who are interested…

Interested in Pursuing a PhD degree in Hong Kong?

Faculty of Law, The Chinese University of Hong Kong PhD Program CUHK PhD Flyer Friday, February 27, 2015 2 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 326 Professor Gregory S. Gordon, Director of the PhD-MPhil in Laws Programme at the Chinese University of…

Graduate Lawyering Focus Group – Friday, February 27

  Friday, February 27 3:30-5:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall Room 202 RSVP by emailing law.graduateaffairs@nyu.edu   Professor Kevin Davis, Graduate Faculty Chair and Vice Dean for Global Programs, is inviting LLM students to participate in a focus group to evaluate the…

Legislative Monday (February 17)

Tuesday, February 17 is a Legislative Monday at the Law School. This means that Monday classes will be held on Tuesday, February 17. Tuesday classes are canceled on February 17. These classes do not need to be made up; the…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Learning from True Leaders & Communicating Effectively as a Leader (JD students are welcomed!)

  We hope you can join us at this week’s session: Learning from True Leaders – Do’s and Don’ts of Leadership Tuesday, February 17 12:25-1:50 p.m., FH 210 Lunch will be provided Students are welcome to attend even without an RSVP…

Pro Bono Opportunity – Bankruptcy Assistance Project (LLMs, JDs)

Organization: The New York City Bankruptcy Assistance Project (NYC BAP) is part of Legal Services NYC, the largest provider of civil legal services in the United States. Legal volunteers work to save New York’s most vulnerable residents from wage garnishments,…

Presidents’ Day Holiday (February 16) and Legislative Monday (February 17)

The University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, February 13 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, February 16, 2014. The University (and all Law School offices) will re-open on Tuesday, February 17 at 9:00 am. All Law…

Information about Filing Taxes for International Students

  All international students and scholars are required to report to the U.S. tax service (known as the Internal Revenue Service) each year — even if they did not work during the prior year. You will not necessarily need to…

NYU Speaking Freely Online – Coaches Needed

Speaking Freely Online (SFO) is an easy way to for students to gain an introduction to a language, or improve their existing language skills. They will be offering non-credit, online coach-led classes taught by native/fluent speakers of Mandarin, Spanish, and…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers, Part II & Last Two Sessions

  We hope you can join us at today’s session: Becoming an Effective Leader, EQ Part II Monday, February 9 12:25-1:50 p.m. FH 214 Feel free to bring your own lunch EQ, also known as “the other kind of smart,”…

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…

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…

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…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Becoming an Effective Leader – Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers, Part I & II – Today & February 9; Next session Feb. 17

  We hope you can join us in today’s session: Becoming an Effective Leader, EQ Part I 12:25-1:50 p.m. FH 214 Feel free to bring your own lunch   Next session: Becoming an Effective Leader, EQ Part I Monday, February…

Tuesday, February 10 – 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 spring 2015 schedule, please note that the deadline to do so is Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 4:45 pm. As ABRA is no longer available…

LLM Students – Please ensure that you are meeting all specialization requirements

LLM students, please take a look at your schedule and ensure that you are meeting all specialization requirements. If you find that you are not, please get in touch with OGA as soon as possible: law.graduateaffairs@nyu.edu.  

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…

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…

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…