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Required Clinic Component: LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic (3-5 spring clinical credits). This clinic and course are bundled; your enrollment in the clinic will automatically enroll you in this required course.
Additional Co-/Pre-Requisites: None.
By Permission: No.
Add/Drop Deadline: December 8, 2023.
LLM Students: LLM students may enroll in this clinic through Helios.
This workshop meets for two hours once every two weeks, starting the second week of term, and will be scheduled based on student availability.
The LGBTQ+ Advocacy Workshop addresses practical skills relevant to students who are enrolled in the LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic, as well as offering these students an opportunity to critically reflect on their practice experience. The skills component of the workshop focuses on areas such as effective legal research and writing, persuasive storytelling and communication, and methods for addressing vicarious trauma. The reflective component of the workshop provides students the opportunity to discuss the strategies and politics of civil rights and movement lawyering, and models for contributing to social justice in their own careers.