Events

Book Talk

Roberto G. Gonzales, Harvard University

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:00pm Location: 300 Wallace Hall

  

Lectures and Talks

III. Interrogation & Confession

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall

  

Law in Public Service

Roberto G. Gonzales, Harvard University

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm Location:

The Program in Law and Public Affairs invites MPP/MPA students to join us for "Law in the Public Service: Not Just for Lawyers," where our guest will be Roberto G. Gonzales, Professor of Education at Harvard University.

This event is by invitation only.   If interested, RSVP here.

Lectures and Talks

IV. Trial and Conviction

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall

  

LEGS Seminar

Min Tae Cha, History

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall


LEGS, or "Law-Engaged Graduate Students," meets during the academic year to discuss a work in progress by one of our Graduate Associates. Academic papers, dissertation proposals, and dissertation chapters have been presented at these meetings, to an audience of fellow graduate students.

Lunch served: RSVP here

LAPA Seminar

Aaron Dhir, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

The lack of gender parity in the governance of business corporations has ignited a heated global debate leading policymakers to wrestle with difficult questions that lie at the intersection of market activity and social identity politics.

Lectures and Talks

IV. Trial and Conviction

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall

  

Lectures and Talks

V. Appeal & Petition

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall

  

Book Talk

Carol Sanger, Columbia University

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:00pm Location: Bowl 002, Robertson Hall

  

LAPA Seminar

Jothie Rajah, American Bar Foundation

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

Lectures and Talks

VI. Punishment: Execution

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall

  

Lectures and Talks

VII. Punishment: Prison

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall

  

LAPA Seminar

Lewis Grossman, LAPA Fellow; American University Washington College Of Law

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

Lectures and Talks

Conclusions

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:30pm 4:30 PM Location: 301 Marx Hall