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12:00 am

Blockchain 101 with Joel Weight

September 24 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wasserstein Hall, Room 1023, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA, 02138 United States

Joel Weight, former CTO and current COO of blockchain superpower Medici Ventures, will teach and explain the mystery of blockchain to those who have little or no background in the area. If you have heard the word "blockchain" and are looking for a simple, concise, and useful crash course, this event is for you! Medici […]

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11:00 am

Open Office Hours with Harvard International Office (HIO)

September 24 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
WCC 3012 Room

Peter O’Meara, HIO Advisor for HLS, holds walk-in office hours for HLS students and scholars in WCC 3012 every other Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the following dates during the 2019-2020 academic year. Please feel free to drop by to see Peter with immigration-related questions. No appointment is needed.

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11:45 am

Study Skills

September 24 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
WCC 1010 Classroom

Do you have questions about how to manage your time, energy and attention in law school, how to read efficiently, take notes, outline, or study for exams? Come ask them while enjoying a free lunch! In these Tuesday discussions, BSAs will share the strategies that have worked for them. Facilitated by Harvard Graduate Student Learning […]

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12:00 pm

OPIA’s Public Service Venture Fund Organization-Based Fellowships Information Session

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WCC 3018 Classroom

Join OPIA’s Assistant Dean for Public Service Alexa Shabecoff to learn more about Harvard Law School’s Public Service Venture Fund (PSVF) and the application process.

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CLP Speaker’s Series

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WCC 4059 Room

Center on the Legal Profession weekly Speaker's Series

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LL.M. Series: Networking

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hauser 102

The majority of law firm jobs are obtained, and often even created, through networking. Attend this program to learn what networking is, and to learn about the basics of how to creatively and professionally network your way to a job.

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Berkman Klein Luncheon Series: A New Jim Code? Featuring Ruha Benjamin

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
WCC 2036 Milstein East C

Berkman Klein Luncheon Series: A New Jim Code? (RSVP Required) Featuring Ruha Benjamin on Race, Carceral Technoscience, and Liberatory Imagination in Everyday Life Harvard Law School, Wasserstein Hall Milstein East C (Room 2036, Second Floor) Cambridge, MA 02138   From everyday apps to complex algorithms, technology has the potential to hide, speed, and even deepen […]

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HLEP New Member Training

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WCC 3015 Room

New to HLEP? Hoping to get hands-on experience advising a start-up on their legal issues? Looking for pro bono experience with a more business-oriented spin? HLEP is looking for new project team members for Fall 2019! For new members, this training session will cover the basics of advising clients and is MANDATORY if you would like to participate in […]

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Semester Abroad in Switzerland

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WCC 3016 Room

Come meet Jacques de Werra, Professor of Contract Law and Intellectual Property Law at the University of Geneva Faculty of Law, and learn more about studying law for a semester at HLS’ exchange partner schools in Geneva: the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. Lunch will be served.

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Amol Sinha, Executive Director of the NJ-ACLU

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
WCC 2004 Classroom

Come hear Amol Sinha discuss his work at the ACLU of New Jersey. Co-hosted by ACS, ACLU, and SALSA. Lunch will be served. Amol Sinha serves as the Executive Director of the ACLU-NJ, having taken the helm in 2017. Prior to joining the ACLU-NJ, Amol was a policy advocate at the Innocence Project, where he […]

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Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
WCC 2009 Classroom

Join Professor and Human Rights Attorney Noura Erakat and HLS Professor Emeritus Duncan Kennedy for a discussion of Professor Erakat's new book. Presenting the promise and risk of international law, Justice for Some calls for renewed action and attention to the Question of Palestine, emphasizing that international law can serve the cause of freedom when […]

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Banned Books Week: “Censorship by Fire; Book Burning as an Act of Cultural Violence”

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Griswold Hall 110 Classroom

Andras Riedlmayer, Bibliographer in Islamic Art and Architecture, Harvard Fine Arts Library and Radu Popa, Assistant Dean for Library Services & Director of the Law Library, NYU will share their stories, from testifying before the ITCY to fleeing communist Romania.

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HIRC Interpreter Training

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WCC 3038 V& E Room

Do you have language skills? Are you interested in serving vulnerable populations? Do you have a commitment to social justice? Then look no further. Come and volunteer with HIRC! Join us for the HIRC Interpreter Training on Tuesday, September 24 from 12-1p.m in WCC 3038 V&E. The HIRC Interpreter Training is designed to train volunteers […]

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Catholic Law Students Association Alumni Career Panel

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
WCC 3011 Room

A career panel featuring three alumni of the Harvard Catholic Law Students Association. Free non-pizza lunch served. All welcome.

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Harvard Law VC-GC Symposium

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
WCC 3019 Classroom

The first annual Harvard Law VC-GC Symposium, hosted by the Harvard Law and Technology Society (TechSoc), convenes leading venture capital/emerging company attorneys and technology general counsel for a series of panel discussions on the trending legal issues in the representation of technology companies and investors.

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HLS Animal Law Society General Body Meeting

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Pound Hall 100 Cahill Classroom

Want to meet other students interested in animal law? Join the HLS Animal Law Society for our first general meeting of the year! We’ll introduce your executive board, let you know about our upcoming events, and share opportunities to get involved this year. We will also allow time for mingling and getting to know others […]

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12:15 pm

Blockchain 101 with Joel Weight

September 24 @ 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
WCC 1023 Classroom

Joel Weight, former CTO and current COO of blockchain superpower Medici Ventures, will teach and explain the mystery of blockchain to those who have little or no background in the area. If you have heard the word "blockchain" and are looking for a simple, concise, and useful crash course, this event is for you! Medici […]

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Westlaw Research Series – Citators

September 24 @ 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Pound Hall 102 Classroom

How do you know if your case is still good law? Attend this session – we will show you the pitfalls to avoid when citing cases. All who attend will be entered into a drawing for two $25 Amazon gift cards

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4:00 pm

A Conversation on Sports, Law and Life with Olympic Gold Medalist Bob Beamon, Long Jump Record Holder

September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A Conversation on Sports, Law and Life With Olympic Gold Medalist Bob Beamon, Long Jump Record Holder Attorney, Frank K. Wheaton Professor William Alford Angela Ciccolo, Special Olympics Chief Legal Officer Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 4PM Harvard Law School WCC Milstein West B Light refreshments will be served.

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Will MacAskill Talk

September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Austin Hall 101 Classroom – East
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5:00 pm

Berkman Klein Center & Friends: Fall 2019 Open House

September 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
WCC 2036 Milstein East ABC

1585 Massachusetts Ave HLS Wasserstein Hall Milstein East ABC (Room 2036, second floor) Cambridge, MA 02138 Please join us for our Fall 2019 Open House to learn about the Berkman Klein Center, our amazing community and our Harvard friends. Berkman Klein faculty, fellows, and staff look forward to meeting you! 5:00-6:00 pm - Project Showcase Session […]

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6:00 pm

Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Seminar

September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 24, 2019

HLS Campus

The course brings together professionals, executives, graduate students, fellows, and community members in learning how to skillfully mediate to create value and resolve disputes. Participants will emerge from the course with a toolkit of skills, approaches, and tactics to negotiate and manage disputes in any setting. Participants will also receive a signed certificate of completion […]

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6:30 pm

BLSA General Body Meeting

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Langdell Hall 272 Kirkland and Ellis Classroom – South

HBLSA General Body Meeting

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HIP Project Citizenship Day Training

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
WCC 1015 Classroom

The Harvard Law School Immigration Project and Office of Clinical Programs are proud to collaborate with Project Citizenship in their 6th Annual Citizenship Day. HLS students are needed to assist immigrants to apply for citizenship. Project Citizenship hosts an annual Citizenship Day in Boston, together with the Mayor’s Office for Immigrant Advancement, to commemorate Constitution […]

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7:00 pm

Harvard Journal on Legislation Pub Night

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
WCC Pub

Interested in joining the Harvard Journal on Legislation? Join us for a reception at the Pub to learn more about the Journal and ask any question you have! Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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HMP Mediation Refresher and New Semester Social

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
WCC 1010 Classroom

Harvard Mediation Program will be hosting its returning mediators for a skills refresher (that counts toward continuing education requirements!) and social gathering. All members of HMP are encouraged to attend. Dinner will be provided.

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