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 »

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 »

Run for Justice 5K Set for Saturday, Nov. 11

Atlanta Legal Aid Society will hold its annual Run for Justice in Oakhurst at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. The event will benefit the general operating fund of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society. Participants in the Run for Justice will enjoy a beautiful a 5K course beginning and ending at One Step at A Time, 650 East Lake Drive, Decatur. Register to… Read more »

ALERT Session Sept. 20 and 21

Stumped by legislative history? Join the library for an ALERT program session that will give you all the tips and tricks you need to trace a legislative history. Professor Germann will lead a session 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20, and Professor Parsons will lead a session 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21. Both sessions will be held… Read more »

Experiential Course Fair Set for Wednesday, Sept. 13

All students starting law school after August 2016 must take six credits of “E” (Experiential) courses before graduation. Learn what your options are and how experiential courses can help you gain valuable professional skills and practical experience at the Experiential Course Fair at noon and 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, in the Catherine Henson Atrium…. Read more »

Conference Exploring Future of International Trade Agreements Sept. 18

The University of Georgia School of Law will host a conference exploring the future of international trade agreements from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, North Campus. The conference will feature expert academics, policymakers, corporate counsels and practitioners who will explore the shifting trajectory of trade… Read more »

National Lawyers Guild DisOrientation Saturday, Sept. 16

Join the Georgia student chapters of the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) for its 2nd Annual Law Student DisOrientation, 10 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16 in the The Blackburn Conference Center at John Marshall Law School, 1405 Spring St NW, Atlanta. Visit NLG’s Facebook page to R.S.V.P. and see a detailed schedule. Panel topics include how to financially… Read more »

Clinic Applications Due Wednesday, Sept. 27

The Spring 2018 application period for in-house clinics ends at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27. Apply via insidelaw.gsu.edu/clinicapp. If you have questions, contact Mariana Pannell at mpannell1@gsu.edu.

Meet with Associate Dean of Experiential Education for Advisement

Did you know that if you entered Georgia State Law in August 2016 or after that you are required to take six credit hours of designated experiential (“E”) courses to graduate? If you have questions about this requirement, or would like to discuss your options, contact Lisa Bliss, associate dean for experiential education, at lbliss@gsu.edu.