Join us 3/28 for a joint PILF and LSHR mixer with intern supervisors!
Come discuss this year’s advocacy projects or learn more about how to get involved in the organizations we worked with this year.
Thursday, March 28th from 6-8pm
82 West 3rd Street
Free drink tickets!
We have two wonderful events coming up to honor International Women’s Day this week. Both events are cosponsored by LSHR and Law Women
First, join us for a free self-defense clinic on Tuesday, March 5, at 4pm. Space is limited, so sign up today! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1C-l4MtRf9Au-CQOYCvOkK8Cahnc2kvnnVt4BduPWjKI/viewform
Then, join us on Friday, March 8, for a cocktail hour with current AND admitted students. 6pm. The Dove.
1. Interested in summer internship opportunities abroad? Join PILC and OCS counselors at an information session this Monday, Jan. 28 from 12:30 to 1:30 in Lipton hall to learn about the international job search and hear from 2L and 3Ls who have gone through the process. Pizza will be served, sign up on CSM/Simplicity to RSVP!
2. The Department of Homeless Services (DHS) is conducting the Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE) survey to find a point-in-time estimate of the number of unsheltered homeless individuals in New York City. HOPE will take place on Monday, January 28, 2013 and volunteers are still needed. To find out more and to sign-up to volunteer, visit https://a071-hope.nyc.gov/hope/welcome.aspx
Social Media Action Center, in honor of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence
Law Students for Human rights is asking NYU students to participate in the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence in two easy ways at our Social Media Action Center on Thursday 11/29 from 10am to 2pm in Golding Lounge.
LSHR, as part of the campaign, seeks to raise awareness around gender-based violence, strengthen local work to stop violence against women, and establish international solidarity to end violence against women. We will have laptops available, and we ask people to come get FREE CANDY and post on Facebook and Twitter about the campaign.
We will also be asking folks to participate in the Security Project, which is documenting the ways people think of security in their daily lives. Come by our table, or contribute right now athttp://svy.mk/zpUpui . For more information about the Campaign: http://16dayscwgl.rutgers.edu/about/campaign-profile
Join us for a mid-semester JD/LLM mixer designed to give students the opportunity to ask their upperclassmen peers about their past and future job and internship experiences.
PILC mentors are encouraged to take a break from their studies to meet with their mentees, and to provide encouragement and wisdom for the end of the semester and the beginning of the job search.
Free drinks will be provided. Co-sponsored by Law Students for Human Rights, International Law Society and PILC Mentors.
Join us in honoring Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week with a screening of “Kicking It,” the 2008 documentary that follows six individuals to the Homeless World Cup in South Africa. Co-sponsored by Law Students for Human Rights (LSHR) and REACH.
We have another exciting upcoming event! Please join us for a conversation about Human Rights Advocacy in India Tues., 10/23 at 6-7pm in VH204 (sponsored by SALSA & LSHR).
Join Prof. Tiphagne from Lady Doak College in Tamil Nadu, India for a discussion on police abuses against marginalized tribal groups and how one Indian NGO fights back by using a rights-based approach to target government impunity.
Join us this Friday, 10/19 upstairs at the Three Sheets Saloon for a JD/LLM mixer co-sponsored by NYU’s Law Students for Human Rights and International Law Society. There will be an open bar from 7-8pm and drink tickets provided from 8pm until they run out!
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