Deans Forum Today, Sept. 26

Do you have a question or a concern for your deans? Missed the noon forum? Join us for the evening Deans Forum from 5 to 6 p.m. today in Room 304. Food will be provided; bring a beverage.

R.S.V.P. by Sept. 21: Fall Miller Lecture with Owen D. Jones

R.S.V.P. by Thursday, Sept. 21 for the 60th Henry J. Miller Lecture. Owen D. Jones, New York Alumni Chancellor’s Chair in Law, Professor of Biological Sciences at Vanderbilt University and director, MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience will discuss “Law, Neuroscience and Behavior” 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10 in the  Marjorie & Ralph Knowles Conference Center. Reservations are required and seating is limited. R.S.V.P…. Read more »

Health Reform Update Panel Discussion Wednesday, Sept. 20

A panel discussion “Health Reform Update: Taking Stock of Efforts to Repeal and Replace the Affordable Care Act” will provide an update on health care reform efforts led by Congressional Republicans and the Trump Administration at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20, in Room 241.

Free DACA Renewals Training on Thursday, Sept. 21

The College of Law Immigration Law Society and Center for Access to Justice will host a training on DACA renewals at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in Room 342. Lawyers and law students who don’t have immigration experience and wish to volunteer at any upcoming DACA Renewal Clinic are encouraged to attend. The training is free… Read more »

Personal Stories from Those Closest to Georgia’s Death Row Inmates Sept. 21

Join the Center for Access to Justice for “Beyond Death Row: Personal Stories from Those Closest to Georgia’s Death Row Inmates” at noon Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Knowles Conference Center. Mercer Law Professor Sarah Gerwig-Moore, Jameca McGhee, whose father was sentenced to death, and Kayla Gissendaner, whose mother, Kelly, was executed in 2015 after… Read more »

The Prosecutor’s Role in Access to Justice Discussion Sept. 27

A panel of prosecutors from a variety of levels/counties in the metro Atlanta area (including two Georgia State Law alumni) will discuss how they define “justice” and what they do to further justice through their exercise of prosecutorial discretion at noon Wednesday, Sept. 27, in the Knowles Conference Center. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by… Read more »

Centers, Certificates and Dual Degrees Information Session Thursday, Sept. 28

Interested in Intellectual Property, Public Interest Law, Land Use/Environmental Law or Health Law? Wondering about the Centers for Intellectual Property, Access to Justice, Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth or Center for Law, Health & Society? Considering certificates or dual degrees in these areas? Come to the Certificates and Dual Degrees Information Session 5 to 5:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept…. Read more »

Zoning and Land Use Law Discussion Thursday, Sept. 28

The Environmental Law Society and Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth invite students to learn about the practice of zoning and land use law through a discussion with Doug Dillard, partner, and Jill Arnold (J.D. ’14) with Pursley Friese Torgrimson at noon Thursday, Sept. 28, in Room 342.

ACS Southeast Regional Convening Friday, Sept. 29 

Register to join leading practitioners, government officials and academics for a discussion on the progressive vision for the future of equality across a number of salient policy issues at the American Constitution Society Regional Convening Friday, Sept. 29. Breakfast starts at 9:15 a.m. Attendance is free and meals will be provided. You must register for the event. Come shape… Read more »

Public Interest Organizations Fair Monday, Oct. 2

The Public Interest Organizations Fair at noon Monday, Oct. 2, in the Catherine Henson Atrium will feature representatives from several community organizations to talk about their work and how students can get involved. Lunch will be served. For more information, contact the Center for Access to Justice at