March 2019 Newsletter

Inspiring Stories

Read about a few of the innovative approaches #UWLawDawgs are using to serve the public and legal profession.

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Meet our alumni: Leo Flor

King County's new director of Community and Human Services is on the frontlines of addressing homelessness in the greater Seattle region.

LEARN ABOUT FLOR'S IMPACT

Tribes, Trust and Trump

In two of his latest publications, Professor Robert Anderson explores two key issues shaping U.S. environmental policy.

LEARN ABOUT ENSUING CASES

Bar Stars

As international grad students tackle the American bar, UW Law's one-of-a-kind prep program offers a crucial lifeline.

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Real-world impact

Sydney Bay, a 2L and former teacher, interned at Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, where she worked with asylum-seeking youth and their families.

WATCH TO LEARN MORE ABOUT BAY'S EXPERIENCE

Meet our alumni: Hyun Kim

As president of the Korean Bar Association president, the UW Law alumnus brings a strong and experienced voice to Korea's legal community.

LEARN ABOUT KIM'S IMPACT

Fighting for victims of human rights crimes

UW Law students traveled to D.C. to fight for embattled immigrants seeking justice.

LEARN HOW STUDENTS ARE ADVOCATING FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

 

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Save the Dates

Join us for these upcoming events:
  • Roy Prosterman Lecture and Reception: May 1, 5-7 p.m., William H. Gates Hall; A lecture by Pierre Ferrari, president and CEO of Heifer International. PROSTERMAN LECTURE
  • Spring 2019 Distinguished Shidler Lecture: May 2, 4:30 p.m., William H. Gates Hall; A lecture by Professor Jessica Silbey of Northeastern University School of Law on "Against Progress: Fundamental Values and Intellectual Property in the Internet Age." SHIDLER LECTURE
  • Washington Law Review 100-year birthday bash and reunion: May 2, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Seattle Aquarium; Honor 100 years of legal scholarship, hard work and leadership. WLR CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
  • Order of the Coif Distinguished Visitor 2019, James Forman Jr.: May 9, 5:30-7:30 p.m., William H. Gates Hall; A lecture by Professor Forman of Yale Law School on "Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America." FORMAN LECTURE
  • Public Interest Law Association 25th anniversary fundraiser: May 23, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sheraton Grand Seattle; Celebrate PILA's 25th anniversary and support public interest law students at UW Law. PILA ANNIVERSARY

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