Category Archives: GRADUATE AFFAIRS

DEADLINE: Monday, November 3, 2014 for Fall 2014 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax students)

1. Fall 2104 Exam Schedule (December 8 – 18) 2. Rules and Guidelines Governing the Postponement of Exams 3. Deadline is Monday, November 3, 2014 4. How to Submit a Postponement/Accommodation Request 5. Fall 2014 Exam ID Number 6. Accommodations for…

Spring 2014 Add/Drop Reopens Friday, October 31 at 1:30 pm

We want to remind you that ABRA will re-open on Friday, October 31 at 1:30 pm for spring 2015 add/drop registration. This is an opportunity for you to make changes to your spring 2015 schedule. During the add/drop period, you…

US Culture Shock Series: US Sports and Holidays – Monday, November 3

Monday, November 3 12:25-1:50 p.m. Furman Hall room 316 Click here to RSVP Lunch will be provided This is our last installment of the US Culture Shock Series. Join JD classmates in an informal round table in which they’ll share…

Fall 2014 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available October 20 – November 3, 2014 (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax students)

While exams are still a bit way off, it is important that you take time to review your exam schedule for any conflicts and apply for an exam postponement/accommodation per the rules. Let’s do everything we can to facilitate a…

2L & LLM: New Human Rights Fellowship!

We are pleased to announce that the Law School will now be participating in the Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights. 2L and LLM students are eligible to apply. This is a year-long program. Fellows will enroll in a no-credit…

LLM: International Law Human Rights Fellowships Group Counseling Sessions

PILC Counselors will be offering group counseling sessions for LLMs on the International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowships and the International Law and Human Rights Fellowship (ILHR) Program. See below for session dates and RSVP links. IFD Group Counseling Session October…

A Conversation with the Managing Partner for Asia at Dechert LLP and International Arbitration practitioner, Jingzhou Tao

Friday, October 10, 2014 4:00-5:30 PM Furman Hall, Room 214 Join the International Arbitration Association (IAA) for a conversation with the Managing Partner for Asia at Dechert LLP and international arbitration practitioner, Jingzhou Tao. Mr. Tao has extensive experience in…

Oct. 17: Global Post-Graduate Opportunities for LLMs Information Session

►International Law and Human Rights Fellowship ►International Finance and Development Fellowship ►World Bank Legal Associates and Legal Interns Programs ►International Court of Justice Clerkships  Friday, October 17, 2:00-3:30 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210 There will be an orientation and information…

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…

Deadline to Drop a Seven-week Course Ending in October

As a reminder, please carefully note that if you are taking a seven-week course which ends in October, the deadline to drop that course is the last day the class meets. Once the class has ended, you will not be…

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

Now is the time for all students anticipating a May 2015 degree 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…

2014 Wellness Week

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 dogs: If you need a…

Manhattan Sunset Cruise Pictures

The professional pictures taken during the Sunset Cruise are available here. The link will be live only for a few weeks, so don’t forget to download your pictures!

Why New Yorkers Seem Rude? Presentation Featured on NYU Stories

We are pleased to announce that one of our installments for the US Culture Shock Series, “Why New Yorkers Seem Rude?,” was featured on NYU Stories. To read the full article, click here.

US Culture Shock: All you wanted to know about the FBI and US army – from a lawyer’s perspective – Moved to Furman Hall 212

Presenter: International Counter-Terrorism FBI Agent (former US Army and Criminal Defense attorney) Monday, October 6, 2014 12:25 PM – 1:50 PM Furman Hall 212 RSVP here The mission of the US Department of Justice (DOJ) is to, among other things,…

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…

Forum Film Festival: “Camp X-Ray” w/guests Kristen Stewart and Peter Sattler

Forum Film Festival:  Advanced screening of Camp X-Ray with Post-Screening guests Kristen Stewart and director Peter Sattler Tuesday, October 7, 2014  | 7:00 p.m. Tishman Auditorium, Vanderbilt Hall Join the 2014 Forum Film Festival Opening Night with an advanced screening of IFC Films’ Camp X-Ray (in…

Annual International Law Weekend (ILW) Conference

The American Branch of the International Law Association (ABILA) & International Law Students Association (ILSA) invite you to the annual International Law Weekend (ILW) conference in New York City, an exciting event that brings together hundreds of practitioners, law professors,…

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:…

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…