February 2017

  • Feb63:30pm - 4:30pm
    Wythe Lecture by Professor Keith Hylton, Boston University School of Law
    Law School, Room 127
    Professor Keith N. Hylton of  Boston University will present the Wythe Lecture, titled “Whom Should We Punish, and How? Rational Incentives and Criminal Justice Reform."  The lecture will be held on Feb. 6 at 3:30 PM in room 127. Free & all are welcome.
  • Feb812:50pm - 1:50pm
    William & Mary Dunn Speaker Series Lecture by Jeffrey Fisher
    Law School, Room 127

    Jeffrey Fisher, Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic at Stanford Law School, will deliver a lecture in the Dunn Speaker Series on race, criminal justice, and the Supreme Court. This event is free and open to all. 

  • Feb95pm - 6:30pm
    LLSA Documentary Screening - The Pinochet Case 
    Law School, Room 141

    Join LLSA for a viewing of Patricio Guzman's The Pinochet Case. 

  • Feb104pm
    Charter Day Ceremony
    Kaplan Arena (formerly William & Mary Hall)
    The Charter Day ceremony, which is open to the public, marks the 324th anniversary of the awarding of the Royal Charter from King William III and Queen Mary II of England establishing William & Mary.
  • Feb118:45am - 4pm
    Nuclear Energy: Gap-Filler for Renewables or Energy for the Ages?
    Law School, Room 120

    This symposium is on the future of nuclear energy with the policy question of whether there will be, or should be, a shift to embrace nuclear energy and next generation reactors, and if so, whether the current regulatory scheme is sufficient to handle it.

  • Feb131pm
    Sadler Center

    Write a message of support to your fellow students, colleagues and friends, and share it with the world. #youarewelcomehere @internationalwm

  • Feb1512pm - 1pm
    eLearning Workshop - "Digital Storytelling"                    
    Swem Library, Ford Classroom
    Want to give your students the concepts, frameworks, and tools to help them tell more engaging stories? No matter the discipline, getting students to understand and present their work as effective narrative is a powerful goal. 
  • Feb169:30am - 10:30am
    eLearning Workshop - "Digital Storytelling"
    Swem Library, Ford Classroom
    Want to give your students the concepts, frameworks, and tools to help them tell more engaging stories? No matter the discipline, getting students to understand and present their work as effective narrative is a powerful goal. 
  • Feb17
    2020 Redistricting: Mapping a New Political Decade
    Law School, Room 119

    The William & Mary Law Review and the William & Mary Election Law Program are pleased to present the 2017 Law Review Symposium. This symposium will explore the most pressing issues facing line drawers in the 2020 redistricting round.

  • Feb1710am - 11am
    Dunn Speaker Series Q&A with Judge Pam Harris
    Law School, Room 133

    Judge Pam Harris will participate in an open Question and Answer session at 10am on Friday, February 17, 2017, as part of the Dunn Speaker Series. This event will take place in room 133. The event is sponsored by IBRL. It is free and open to all.  

  • Feb177pm - 11pm
    William & Mary Law School Public Service Fund Auction
    Sadler Center, Chesapeake ABC

    Support the Public Service Fund by bidding on packages for and attending this year's Auction! All items from online bidding will be included in the live event on Friday, February 17 at 7 PM (Sadler Center) as either live or silent auction items.

  • Feb2112:50pm - 1:50pm
    Panel: Land Use Planning & Local Regulation in Light of Today's Environmental Challenges
    Law School, Room 141

    A panel of local government attorneys will discuss the topic of Land Use Planning and Local Regulation in Light of Today’s Environmental Challenges (recurrent flooding/sea level rise, the Bay TMDL requirements, the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act, etc.).

  • Feb2112:50pm - 1:50pm
    William & Mary Dunn Speaker Series Lecture by Emilio Garza
    Law School, Room 127

    Emilio Garza, former judge of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, will deliver a lecture in the Dunn Speaker Series. This event is free and open to all. Please RSVP.

  • Feb2210am - 1pm
    Digital Storytelling - 1st Spring 2017 eLearning Lab
    Swem Library, Ford Classroom

    Faculty are invited to attend our first eLearning Lab.  We will be focusing on a hand-on approach to explore and discuss  digital tools for use in the creation of podcasts, websites, presentations, timelines, and mapping.

  • Feb2212:50pm - 1:50pm
    Article I and Modern Congress
    Law School, Room 127
    Gregg Nunziata, former general counsel to Senator Marco Rubio, speaking on the Constitutional role of Congress and whether modern Congress has abdicated too much of its authority. Prof. Aaron-Andrew Bruhl will provide commentary. Chic-fil-a served. 
  • Feb2212:50pm - 1:50pm
    Supporting Survivors: Skills for Representing Survivors of Trauma
    Law School, Room 119

    Leading up to A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer (MMRP), Law Revue is proud to host a faculty panel on skills for lawyers to support survivors of trauma, including domestic violence and sexual assault.

  • Feb2312:50pm - 1:50pm
    Students for the Innocence Project: Speaker John Griffin
    Law School, Room 124

    Students for the Innocence Project: Guest Speaker, Director John Griffin

  • Feb2312:50pm - 1:50pm
    The Unknown Future of the Affordable Care Act
    Law School, Room 127

    Following up on the First 100 Days Faculty Panel, Professor Kern-Scheerer will discuss the ongoing debate regarding the future of the Affordable Care Act. Sponsored by the Health Law & Policy Society. 

  • Feb236pm - 8pm
    BLSA's Annual Race and the Law Symposium    
    Sadler Center, Tidewater B

    William & Mary's Black Law Students Association presents: The Influence of Implicit Racial Bias in Society and Criminal Justice: A Panel Discussion on Race and the Law.  

  • Feb249am - 4:30pm
    William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law 2017 Symposium on Human Trafficking
    Law School, Room 127

    2017 Symposium: Combatting Human Trafficking Through Law and Social Policy

  • Feb251pm - 4pm
    Tailgate & Viewing Party Hosted by the Grad Council
    Kaplan Arena (formerly William & Mary Hall), The Wightman Cup Room and the Basketball Court Stage

    A graduate student event to cheer on the Tribe against Towson and enjoy free food and drinks.

  • Feb254pm - 6pm
    2017 Annual George Wythe Society Mock Legislature and Dinner
    Wren Chapel

    The Annual Mock Legislature brings back one of William & Mary's oldest traditions. Since the days of George Wythe, William & Mary law pupils have gathered to discuss and debate hotly contested topics of the day. We continue this tradition on Saturday.

  • Feb257:30pm - 9pm
    A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer
    Sadler Center, Commonwealth Auditorium

    "A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer" is a collection of monologues raising awareness about violence against women and a fundraiser for Avalon. For more information, see our Facebook event and purchase tickets or donate here starting January 1st.

  • Feb2711am
    SEALS Cutest Pet Contest
    Law School, Lobby

    SEALS is now accepting entries for the annual Cutest Pet Contest!  To enter send 1) your name, 2) your pet's name, and 3) a photo of your pet to to mjalexander@email.wm.edu by 02/19.  Voting will take place in the law school lobby from 02/27-03/03.

  • Feb2712:50pm - 1:50pm
    Dunn Speaker Series: Trump, National Security, and Foreign Affairs
    Law School, Room 127

    Jack Goldsmith, Henry Shattuck Professor of Law Harvard Law School and former head of the Office of Legal Counsel in the George W Bush administration, will deliver a lecture at 12:50 on Monday, February 27, in room 127. Please RSVP. Lunch will be served.

  • Feb2810am - 3pm
    Bone Marrow Drive Day
    Law School, Lobby

    Our Annual Bone Marrow Drive Day is Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 10-3. We will collect cheek swabs for the National Bone Marrow Registry. This helps patients find a match that could save their life. Stop by to learn more! Pizza and Ben & Jerry's provided! 

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