Election Law Society Symposium: Alabama Again: The Future of Voting Rights Act Dilution Claims
Friday, April 1
3:30pm - 5pm
Law School, Room 124

This year’s Symposium takes place on April 1st from 3:30-5:00 in Room 124 at the Law School with a wine & cheese reception to follow in the Patten Family Courtyard.

    Women's Law Society's Financial Wellness Event
    Friday, April 1
    4pm - 5pm
    Law School, Room 119

    Please join Women’s Law in welcoming Certified Financial Planner® Angela Bender on April 1 from 4pm-5pm in Room 119 to learn about financial wellness practices including budgeting, investing, and paying off debt. RSVP: https://forms.gle/ZAcgMbCjKFfwy5kX8

    The Asian Centennial presents Lloyd Suh's "The Chinese Lady" starring Rinabeth Apostol
    Sunday, April 3
    2pm - 3:30pm
    Williamsburg Regional Library

    The Asian Centennial and W&M Theatre proudly present Lloyd Suh's award winning play on the life story of Afong Moy, who at 14 was brought to the US from Guanzhou Province in 1834, and was put on display for the American public as "The Chinese Lady." 

    The Original Meaning of the 14th Amendment with Professor Ilan Wurman (ASU Law)
    Monday, April 4
    1pm - 1:50pm
    Law School, Room 124

    Join the William & Mary Federalist Society and Professor Ilan Wurman (ASU Law) for a discussion on the original meaning of the 14th Amendment.

      Transgender Youth: A Panel on Gender-Cognition and Access to Healthcare
      Wednesday, April 6
      12:50pm - 2pm
      Law School, Zoom

      Join panelists Selin Gülgöz, Professor of Psychology at Fordham University, and Anna Kirkland, Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of Michigan, to discuss gender-cognition and access to healthcare for transgender youth.

      ESG Disclosure and Federal Securities Laws (Business Law Society)
      Wednesday, April 6

      Business Law Society welcomes Prof. Kevin Haeberle to present his latest research regarding Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) disclosure and federal securities laws, including  fraud-on-the-market lawsuits and liability.

        Catching Up on the CPRA: The State of California Data Privacy Regulations
        Wednesday, April 6
        1pm - 2pm

        Join the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Legal Society for a presentation on the state of California data privacy regulations.

          ELS and the Center for Race & Social Justice Present Professor Joshua Sellers: Race and Election Law
          Thursday, April 7
          1pm - 1:50pm
          Law School, Zoom

          Professor Sellers will touch on topics that intersect Race and Election Law. He will provide expert legal opinions on the current issues in Election Law that saturate news pages all across the country with focus on racial equity. 

          W&M Law Alumni Weekend
          Friday, April 8 - Sunday, April 10
          6pm - 12pm
          Law School, Law School and other locations.

          Alumni Weekend 2022 will be held on April 8-10, 2022 and will feature reunion celebration events for class years ending in 2s & 7s.

          Alpha Chi Omega's Walk A Mile for the Avalon Center 
          Sunday, April 10
          10am - 1pm
          Jamestown Field

          Alpha Chi Omega's Walk a Mile Fundraiser for the Avalon Center in support of those affected by domestic violence

          One Tribe One Day
          Tuesday, April 12
          All day
          Around the world

          Join us for One Tribe One Day on Tuesday, April 12. All day long, across the globe, our community will gather virtually and in person to celebrate this annual W&M tradition by giving back and paying it forward.

            Criminal Law Society Career Panel
            Wednesday, April 13
            12:50pm - 1:50pm

            Are you interested in a career in criminal prosecution or defense?Join the Criminal Law Society and learn from W&M Law alumni and practicing attorneys about what it's like to practice criminal law, and get advice on how to begin a career in the field!

              International Humanitarian Law and the Rules of Engagement in Wartime
              Wednesday, April 13
              12:50pm - 1:50pm
              Law School, Zoom

              As the Russia-Ukraine War continues to ensue, Senior Legal Advisor Thomas Harper presents the legal framework of international humanitarian law and the rules of engagement during war to assess possible violations related to the Russian invasion of Ukraine

                Lets Talk About... Course Selection!
                Wednesday, April 13
                5pm - 6pm
                Law School, ZOOM

                Join Women's Law Society, Lawyers Helping Lawyers & First Generation Student Alliance on Wednesday, April 13 at 5pm over Zoom to learn more about navigating the course registration process and course selection strategies based on your areas of interest! 

                  Police Bystander Liability: A Comparative Approach
                  Thursday, April 14
                  12:50pm - 1:50pm
                  Law School, Room 127

                  Police Bystander Liability: A Comparative Approach presented by Göran Sluiter, Professor of Law at the University of Amsterdam.

                  Thursday, April 14th at 12:50-1:50 PM in Room 127. Lunch will be provided at this event on a first come, first served basis. 

                  Pre-Finals Mindfulness Session with Health Law & Policy Society
                  Tuesday, April 19
                  12:50pm - 1:50pm
                  Law School, Front Lawn (by the flag pole)

                  Join Health Law & Policy Society for a mindfulness session taught by certified mindfulness instructor Ariel Tal during the lunch hour on 4/19/2022! The event will be held on the Law School front lawn, in front of the flagpole. 

                    The Legal Market in a Nutshell with Leeron Molloy (W&M Law '10, Order of the Coif)
                    Wednesday, April 20
                    12:50pm - 2pm
                    Law School, Room 127

                    Leeron Molloy (W&M Law '10, Order of the Coif) of VOYLegal will present on how to transition within the legal market--from smaller practices to BigLaw, into government, in-house, and across states.  Co-Sponsored by OCS and the George Wythe Society.

                    Scalia-Ginsburg Collegiality Speaker Series: Judges Jordan and Newsom
                    Wednesday, April 20
                    1pm - 2pm
                    Law School, Room 124

                    Please join the Institute of Bill of Rights Law on Wednesday, April 20, at 1:00 PM in Room 124 for our Scalia- Ginsburg Collegiality Speaker Series.

                    Viet Thanh Nguyen to Deliver Lecture and Receive Hatsuye Yamasaki Prize ‘37 for Visionary Leadership
                    Wednesday, April 20

                    The Reves Center for International Studies, in cooperation with the Asian Centennial Committee, sponsors Pulitzer Prize Winner Viet Thanh Nguyen to deliver the 2022 McSwain-Walker Lecture, “Refugees, Language, and the Meaning of ‘America.'"  

                    Mental Health and the Law
                    Thursday, April 21
                    1pm - 1:45pm

                    Join the Disability Alliance, Lawyers Helping Lawyers, and the National Lawyers Guild at W&M for a discussion about the history of how Virginia has approached mental health and addiction issues in the legal profession.

                      Publish Your Legal Writing & Your Note - Scholarship Beyond Law School
                      Friday, April 22
                      11:30am - 12:20pm
                      Law School, Zoom

                      On Friday, April 22nd at 11:30am EST the George Wythe Society will be hosting a zoom session with Dean Douglas and Law Librarian Chris Byrne on publishing your notes, legal writing, and other essays outside of law school. Zoom Link in Description!

                      Government 2022 Baxter-Ward Fellow: Vivek S. Sankaran
                      Monday, April 25
                      5pm - 6:30pm
                      Tucker Hall, 127A

                      Vivek S. Sankaran is a W&M Government alum and currently works as the Clinical Professor of Law, Director of the Child Advocacy Law Clinic, and is the Director of the Child Welfare Appellate Clinic at the University of Michigan Law School.

                      Conflict in Ukraine and the Unleashing of a Global Humanitarian Crisis
                      Thursday, April 28
                      12pm - 1pm

                      An on-the-ground report on the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine from Doug Mercado '85, currently serving with the World Food Programme (WFP) as the Head of Area Office for Romania, supporting WFP’s emergency operations in Ukraine. 

                      An Evening with Charles F. "Chuck" Sams III, Cayuse and Walla Walla, Director, National Park Service
                      Thursday, April 28
                      6:15pm - 8pm
                      Martha Wren Briggs Amphitheatre at Lake Matoaka

                      An Evening with Charles F. “Chuck” Sams III, (Cayuse and Walla Walla), Director, National Park Service 

                      Moderated by Robert Rose, with interviewers Andrew Fisher and Nikki Bass