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Monday, September 23

All daySociety Week T-Shirt Contest and Food Drive
8:00am4:30pmWhole/Second-Term Final Grades Due
11:00am2:00pmStudent Animal Legal Defense Fund Atrium Tabling
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
1:00pm2:00pmSec 3.2 Lunch with the Dean
TNH 3.129 (Atlas Seminar Room)
3:30pm5:30pmCLBE Workshop
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)

Water for 15 guest

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/23/17444/

Tuesday, September 24

All daySociety Week Movie Day - Tom Clark Lounge
12:00pm1:00pm1L Skills Session: Legal Analysis
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

What do professors mean when they say that your analysis is the most important part of any answer you might give? Logically applying rules to various sets of facts is a fundamental skill necessary for successful exam taking and legal practice. You have only really learned “the law” when you can apply it. Come find out how.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/24/17096/
12:00pm1:00pmStudent Animal Legal Defense Fund Informational Meeting
TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)
1:30pm3:30pmShe Leads: A Conversation on Women in Law, Leadership, and Government with Counsel to the President Kathy Ruemmler
CCJ 1.312 (Goodwin Conference Room)

Counsel to the President, Kathy Ruemmler, has had quite the career. From being the only woman (aside from jurors) in the Enron courtroom to partnership at Latham & Watkins LLP to advising President Obama, Kathy has done everything by being true to herself and her own leadership style. She has been called a Super Lawyer, Superstar, and among the 25 People who Shaped the Business World in 2006 by Forbes. Now, she is offering her advice to the Ms

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/24/17274/
2:15pm3:30pmConst Law II: Religious Liberty class
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)

Refreshments on Tuesdays for Prof. Sager's Fall 2013 class

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/24/17397/
3:30pm4:30pmHero or Traitor? The Edward Snowden Debate
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)

Wednesday, September 25

All daySociety Week Wednesday: Food Drive Double Points Day
2:15pm3:30pmConst Law II: Religious Liberty class
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)
5:30pm6:30pmInfo Session - Moot Court Competition Opportunities
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
5:30pm6:30pmMoot Court Info Session
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Thursday, September 26

9:00am4:00pmUT Law Day
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Cary Franklin
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/26/16703/
12:00pm1:00pmSociety Week Speaker - Gerardo Interiano, Google Fiber
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Gerardo Interiano, Head of Google Fiber Community Affairs, will be speaking at the Society Week Lunch on Thursday, September 26 from 12:00 until 1:00 in Room 2.140. He will discuss his work with Google, his career path, share advice, and answer your questions. Lunch is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. All students are welcome.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/26/17410/
12:00pm12:30pmAustin Lawyers Guild Student Chapter Initial Meeting
CANCELEDCareer Exploration: Careers in the Courtroom
TNH 3.140 (Jeffers Courtroom)

The panel will be rescheduled for a later date.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/26/17430/
6:30pm8:30pmMini Golf & Franklin Barbecue - proceeds to benefit Equal Justice Center & Human Rights Law Society
Peter Pan Mini Golf, 1207 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
8:00pm10:00pmSociety Week Trivia Night 9/26

Friday, September 27

All dayFall Litigation Institute
TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)
9:00am2:00pmUT Law CLE OG14 Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Planning Meeting
JON 5.257
10:00am12:00pmNotary Clinic for Declaration of Intent to Study Law
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am12:45pmForeign-Trained LL.M. Resume & Cover Letter Workshop
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)

Learn how to develop a resume and cover letter for the U.S. legal market. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/27/16919/
12:00pmFall On-Campus Interviews – Interview Awards Released / Decline Period Opens

Student interview awards are released today at noon (Central) via UT Law Symplicity. Decline period opens.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/27/16847/
12:00pm1:00pm1L Skills Session: Legal Analysis
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)

What do professors mean when they say that your analysis is the most important part of any answer you might give? Logically applying rules to various sets of facts is a fundamental skill necessary for successful exam taking and legal practice. You have only really learned “the law” when you can apply it. Come find out how.

This is a repeat session from 9/24. The session is intended for Section 2, but any 1L student may attend.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/27/17387/
12:00pm1:00pmLife as a Fifth Circuit Judge
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
1:30pm2:30pmPro Se Divorce Petitions - Volunteer Training
CCJ 3.124
3:30pm5:30pmSociety Games 9/27, 3:30 p.m. at the Intramural Fields

Saturday, September 28

8:00am5:00pmLaw Students for Reproductive Justice Southern Regional Conference
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Every year, the Law Students for Reproductive Justice national office organizes five regional conferences around the country. These conferences are an opportunity to connect law students, health advocates, nurses, doctors, social workers, and other reproductive justice-minded individuals in the same region.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/28/17086/
9:00am1:00pmDiversity Education Weekend
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)

Diversity Education Weekend is an opportunity for students from different walks of life to come together and learn more about law school and the legal world in general.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/28/17216/
6:00pm9:00pmStudent Animal Legal Defense Fund Happy Hour
Tiniest Bar in Texas (817 W. 5th St.)

Monday, September 30

All dayASAP_Information Booth
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
10:00am2:00pmNotary Clinic for Declaration of Intent to Study Law
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
10:00am3:00pmFaculty Information Table
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
Deadline: 12:00pmFall On-Campus Interviews - Decline Period Closes

Decline period closes today at noon (Central) via UT Law Symplicity. Student schedules and interview awards will be released at noon (Central) on Thursday, October 3, 2013.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/09/30/16848/
3:30pm5:45amCLBE Workshop Series
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)
3:30pm5:45pmCLBE Workshop Series
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)

Tuesday, October 1

All dayASAP_Information Booth
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:15am12:30pmClinical Information Session
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am1:30pmUT Law Alumnae @ SCOTUS
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Come hear what it's like to argue and win a case in front of the Supreme Court of the United States from two of UT Law’s own: Jane Webre, '89, counsel of record in Gunn v. Minton, and Cindy Connolly, '96, co-counsel. Jane and Cindy will discuss their experiences of taking a case from state

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/01/17393/
12:00pm12:30pm1L Academic Advising Session
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Early registration for courses begins October 7. This session will briefly discuss your options in the Spring semester and beyond.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/01/17097/
2:15pm3:30pmConst Law II: Religious Liberty class
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)

Refreshments on Tuesdays for Prof. Sager's Fall 2013 class

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/01/17398/
5:30pm7:30pmUT Law Public Service Movie Night: GIDEON'S ARMY
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

GIDEON’S ARMY (HBO Documentary Films, 2013 Sundance Films Official Selection) follows the personal stories of Travis Williams, Brandy Alexander and June Hardwick, three young public defenders who are part of a small group of idealistic lawyers in the Deep South challenging the assumptions that drive a criminal justice system strained to the breaking point. Refreshments will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/01/17374/
6:00pm7:00pmCHLSA General Meeting
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)

Wednesday, October 2

All dayASAP_Information Booth
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
10:00am2:00pmASAP_Pumpkins & Poker Ticket Sales
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:15am12:30pmCCJ Open House
1st and 4th floors of CCJ
2:15pm3:30pmConst Law II: Religious Liberty class
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)
6:00pm7:00pmIntellectual Property Law Society Meeting
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)

Join the Texas IPLS for a presentation by Steven Espenshade and Rebecca Younger from Pirkey Barber about trademarks. This is a great opportunity to learn about 'soft IP' topics and ask any questions you may have regarding non-patent IP issues. Food and drinks will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/02/17549/

Thursday, October 3

10:00am2:00pmASAP_Pumpkins & Poker Ticket Sales
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Paul Woodruff (UT Dept. of Philosophy)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/03/16711/
11:45am12:45pmInternships at the Texas Office of the Attorney General’s Antitrust Division
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)

Mark Levy, '01, will discuss internship opportunities available in the Texas Office of the Attorney General - Antitrust Division, which may qualify for academic credit. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/03/17493/
12:00pmFall On-Campus Interviews – Interview Awards Released / Decline Period Opens (Second Round)

The second round of student interview awards are released today at noon (Central) via UT Law Symplicity.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/03/16850/
12:00pm1:00pmPostgraduate Public Interest Fellowships for 2Ls: What You Should Be Doing Now
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Are you a 2L thinking of applying for a postgraduate public interest fellowship? Are you a 3L thinking about applying for one after your judicial clerkship? A panel of current fellows will address how you should be preparing now to position yourself as a viable candidate for these highly competitive fellowships. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/03/16863/
CANCELEDOriginalism: A Conversation with Maxwell Goss
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)

Originalism: A Conversation with Maxwell Goss. Grab lunch with us as we discuss an often-derided constitutional interpretation framework. Noon, Room 3.142. Lunch Provided.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/03/17548/
1:00pm2:00pmThe Syrian Refugee Crisis: A Panel Discussion
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
4:00pm5:00pmELS Presents: Pro Tips for New Associates & Ethical Considerations for All Attorneys & Future Attorneys
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
4:00pm5:00pmFederalist Society: Membership Meeting with Justice Don Willett
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

It's the Texas Federalist Society's first membership meeting of the semester. Bring your dues, questions, and appetites!

We are honored to have Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett swear us in as members to the society and provide remarks, as well.

Free dinner will follow the meeting.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/03/17550/

Friday, October 4

All dayFall Litigation Institute
Hallway of CCJ, 3rd Floor
10:00am2:00pmASAP_Pumpkins & Poker Ticket Sales
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am12:45pmForeign-Trained LL.M. Job Search Workshop
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)

Learn how to conduct a U.S. and international job search. We’ll also be discussing the International Student Interview Program at New York University and the West Coast International LL.M. job fairs. If you are interested in participating in either of these job fairs you will need to register early and should make every effort to attend this program. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/04/16920/
Deadline: 12:00pmFall On-Campus Interviews – Final Decline Period Closes

Final student decline period closes today at noon (Central) via UT Law Symplicity. Please note that you may be contacted if additional interview slots open after the close of this decline period.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2013/10/04/16849/

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