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Tuesday, April 1

11:00am1:00pmTMLS Fundraiser: Louisiana Style Lunch
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am1:00pmVictory in Farmer's Branch: Lunch with MALDEF's Nina Perales
TNH 2.124
11:45am12:45pmTexas Office the Attorney General - Antitrust Division Informational Session
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)

Mark Levy, '01 and Kayna Stavast-Piper will discuss fall internship opportunities available in the Texas Office of the Attorney General - Antitrust Division, which may qualify for academic credit. Lunch will be served. RSVP by Monday, March 31, on UT Law Symplicity by selecting the 'Events' tab.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/01/18749/
12:00pm1:00pmEnvironmental Implications of the 2014 Drought in Central Texas/Hill Country
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)

Join us for the fifth and final installment of the Energy Center’s Spring 2014 Distinguished Lecture Series. Listen to water experts Christy Muse, Executive Director, Hill Country Alliance (HCA), and Lyn Clancy, Senior Water Policy Advisor at the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), discuss the severe drought gripping Central Texas/Hill Country that shows little sign of relenting in 2014 and its environmental implications.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/01/18052/
12:00pm1:00pmBar Exam Boot Camp
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

3Ls and LLMs are invited to get a jump on studying for the bar with these skills based sessions. Learn how to effectively write bar exam essay answers. TX bar questions will be used as examples.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/01/18612/
1:30pm3:00pmRenovation project
7:00pm9:00pmPILA Potluck
1175 Graham, Austin, TX 78702

Join the Public Interest Law Association Tuesday, April 1st at 7:00PM for our monthly Potluck. We will hear from professors and practitioners about their public interest career paths as well as from representatives from other public interest student organizations. PILA will provide the main meal and drinks, but feel free to bring additional side dishes or desserts. Location: 1175 Graham, Austin, Texas 78702.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/01/17513/

Wednesday, April 2

4:00pm5:00pmCoffee with Lenzi Sheible of Fund Texas Women
5:30pm6:45pmThurgood Marshall Legal Society Meeting
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)
5:30pm7:00pmTraining - Citizenship Drive
JON 5.206 (Susman Academic Center, Bryan and Michelle Goolsby Conference Suite (5.206 / 5.207))

Thursday, April 3

8:15am9:00amLRAP Informational Session
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield Room)
CANCELEDFaculty Colloquium - Katie Porter (UC Irvine)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/03/16707/
11:45am12:45pmPublic Interest Postgraduate Fellowships: Advice from 3Ls
TNH 3.140 (Jeffers Courtroom)

Learn about some of the more popular project-based fellowships obtained by UT Law graduates. You’ll learn about the application process and strategies for putting together a competitive fellowship application. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/03/18323/
11:45am1:00pmHow to Succeed in Your Summer Clerkship
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

In the first hour, Niki Moore and Tomimi Glover, Co-Founders of 3L+ Law Prep, will show you how to step ahead of the curve and be a better summer associate. At 12:45 p.m., Joe Noel, Reference Librarian and Lecturer with the Tarlton Law Library will talk about legal research strategies for summer clerkship assignments. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/03/18327/
CANCELEDWhat Every Law Student Should Know about Cloning
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)

Join the Texas Federalist Society Thursday, April 3rd, for free lunch and a great discussion on cloning led by Nikolas Nikas and UT Law Professor John A. Robertson

Mr. Nikas is the co-founder, president, and general counsel of Bioethics Defense Fund (BDF), a pro-life public-interest legal and educational organization that advocates for the human right to life and the fundamental right of conscience throughout the United States and ab

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/03/18746/
5:30pm7:00pmUT Law LL.M. Alumni-Student Mixer
Scholz Garten

All UT Law international and domestic LL.M. students and international exchange students are invited to meet and network with UT Law LL.M. alumni and friends to learn about their student experience and career path after graduation. Hosted by the UT Law Career Services Office and International Student Programs, this mixer is a great way to expand your network and meet local LL.M. alumni, so don't miss out!

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/03/18727/
5:30pm7:00pmTraining - Citizenship Drive
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Friday, April 4

9:00am5:00pmTexas Business Law Society's 1st Annual M&A School
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

The Texas Business Law Society and Norton Rose Fulbright are pleased to present the First Annual Mergers & Acquisitions School for UT Law students. This program will provide participants with a thorough understanding and analysis of the M&A process and agreements. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/04/18724/
10:30am11:30amBar Exam Boot Camp
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

3Ls and LLMs are invited to get a jump on studying for the bar with these skills based sessions. Learn how to effectively write bar exam essay answers. TX bar questions will be used as examples.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/04/18616/
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium – John Golden (UT) and Hannah Wiseman (Florida State)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/04/18704/

Saturday, April 5

8:00am4:00pmCitizenship Drive
Travis High School

Monday, April 7

11:45am1:00pmMike Tigar to speak on "Huck Finn, Capital Trials and Consciousness"
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)
1:00pm2:00pmCareers in Entertainment Law
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)

Paul Marchegiani, Director of Business Affairs at NBCUniversal, will discuss various careers in entertainment law. He will also be on hand to answer any questions about NBCUniversal’s legal internship program. Co-sponsored by the Texas Review of Entertainment and Sports Law. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/07/18758/
3:45pm5:45pmComparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Universal Jurisdiction
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield Room)
4:00pm5:00pmEnvironmental Entrepreneurs: Local Companies Leading the Way to a Low-Carbon Economy
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)

The Energy Center is hosting timely forum on clean technologies that can ultimately reduce greenhouse gas regulations. Come learn from local experts and business leaders about the tools available to get more companies to contribute to a lower carbon economy and reduce climate change through their technology and services.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/07/18745/

Tuesday, April 8

11:30am2:00pmPro Bono Program - Report your hours!
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:45am12:45pmPublic Service Debt Management: Working Session for 3Ls
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)

This workshop is designed for 3Ls entering public interest law, government service, or any other field that qualifies for federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness. Explore federal loan repayment and loan forgiveness programs and the UT Law Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) in greater depth in a small group setting. Bring your laptops and your questions. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/08/18324/
11:45am1:00pmOrientation for new leaders of Registered Orgs
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
11:45am12:45pmBenghazi: An Insider's Perspective on What Really Happened
TNH 2.124
12:00pm1:00pmBar Exam Boot Camp
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

3Ls and LLMs are invited to get a jump on studying for the bar with these skills based sessions. Learn how to effectively write bar exam essay answers. TX bar questions will be used as examples.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/08/18613/
12:00pm1:00pm1L Spring Write-On & Journal Information Session
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Come to the Auditorium on Tuesday, April 8th at Noon, and learn all you need to know about applying for membership to any one of the twelve journals at the law school.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/08/18765/
5:30pm7:00pmLBJ School Watch Party with UT Law: "A Conversation with the Honorable Jimmy Carter"
Thompson Conference Center "Under the Oaks Cafe"

Wednesday, April 9

11:30am2:00pmPro Bono Program - Report your hours!
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
5:30pm7:00pmLBJ School Watch Party with UT Law: "Address by the Honorable William Jefferson Clinton"
Thompson Conference Center "Under the Oaks Cafe"

Thursday, April 10

9:15am10:15amInformation Session: Long Career Launch Program and Public Service Fellowship Program
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

For 3Ls still seeking permanent employment, come learn about UT Law's three-month postgraduate internship and 12-month postgraduate fellowship programs, the Long Career Launch Program (LCLP) and UT Law Public Service Fellowship Program (PSFP) respectively. Strategies will be discussed on how to maximize the benefit of these postgraduate programs. You will also obtain practical advice on how to make your job search more efficient and productive

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/10/18325/
11:00am2:00pmUT Law and LBJ School Watch Party and Town Hall: "Keynote Address by the President of the United States, The Honorable President Barack Obama"
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Evan Mandery (CUNY)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/10/18572/
11:30am2:00pmPro Bono Program - Report your hours!
11:45am12:45pmCareers in International Law
TNH 2.124

The State Bar of Texas International Law Section and the CSO present an informal talk by lawyers who practice international law. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/10/18272/
11:45am12:45pmInformation Session: Long Career Launch Program and Public Service Fellowship Program
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

For 3Ls still seeking permanent employment, come learn about UT Law's three-month postgraduate internship and 12-month postgraduate fellowship programs, the Long Career Launch Program (LCLP) and UT Law Public Service Fellowship Program (PSFP) respectively. Strategies will be discussed on how to maximize the benefit of these postgraduate programs. You will also obtain practical advice on how to make your job search more efficient and productive

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/10/18326/
11:45am1:00pmOrientation for new leaders of Sponsored Orgs
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
11:45am1:00pmWhat I Did in Law School That Made Me a Better Lawyer
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Sponsored by The Review of Litigation, this panel luncheon features associate attorneys from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, McKool Smith, and Sidley Austin, who will talk about what they did in law school that has helped them in their practice. They will discuss valuable classes they took and extracurricular activities they found to be helpful. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/10/18748/
1:00pm4:45pm14th Annual Symposium in Dispute Resolution
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)
1:30pm4:00pmThe Review of Litigation CLE Training
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

This two-hour CLE event will feature a talk from Professors Mark Kincaid and Tracy McCormack about effective mediation strategies for practicing litigators and also address some of the ethical issues that arise in mediation. Afterwards, appellate lawyer Tim Patton will discuss Texas Rule of Civil Procedure 91a motion practice. Attending attorneys will receive 2 hours of CLE credit.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/10/18768/
5:30pm7:00pmLBJ School Watch Party with UT Law: "Remarks by President George W. Bush"
Thompson Conference Center "Under the Oaks Cafe"

Friday, April 11

All dayThad T. Hutcheson First Year Moot Court Competition
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
All dayREUNION WEEKEND
10:30am11:30amBar Exam Boot Camp
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

3Ls and LLMs are invited to get a jump on studying for the bar with these skills based sessions. Learn how to effectively write bar exam essay answers. TX bar questions will be used as examples.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/11/18617/
7:00pm10:00pmUT Law Reunion

Saturday, April 12

All dayUT Law Reunion
All dayThad T. Hutcheson First Year Moot Court Competition
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
All dayREUNION WEEKEND
All dayUT Law Reunion 2014

Sunday, April 13

All dayThad T. Hutcheson First Year Moot Court Competition
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Monday, April 14

All dayThad T. Hutcheson First Year Moot Court Competition
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
12:00pm1:00pmThe Lawrence Legacy: Lawrence v. Texas
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
CANCELEDThe Law, Business and Economics Workshop
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Tuesday, April 15

11:45am2:00pmProfessor Hans Baade -- Nazi-Looted Art
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/15/18808/
12:00pm1:00pmJudicial Clerkships: Why You Should Clerk and What To Do Now as a 1L
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

1Ls: come learn about judicial clerkships - what they are, why you should clerk, and what you need to be doing now to best position yourself to apply over the summer and in early fall.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/15/18335/
12:15pm1:45pmCongressional Hispanic Caucus Information Session
SRH 3.122 (LBJ School)

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Representatives will discuss the mission of the Institute and will provide information on their fellowships, internships and scholarships. Hosted by the LJB School of Public Affairs.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/15/18761/
4:30pmYouth Court General Meeting
TNH 2.124

Wednesday, April 16

9:15am1:00pmThe Color of Justice
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:45am12:45pmNorthwestern University School of Law LL.M. in Taxation
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)

Join Professor Philip Postlewaite, the Director of the Tax Program at Northwestern University School of Law, to learn more about Northwestern's LL.M. in Taxation Program in Chicago, Illinois. The presentation is open to all J.D. students interested in pursuing the LL.M. degree on either a full-time or part-time basis following graduation. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/16/18668/
12:00pm3:00pmASAP's Final Fundraiser of the Year
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
3:45pm5:15pmSummer Judicial Internship Program Orientation
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)
5:15pm8:00pmNational Security Agency Information Session
SRH 3.122 (LBJ School)

Recruiters from the National Security Agency will provide information on their organization and on jobs and internships. The application process and timelines will also be discussed. Hosted by the LJB School of Public Affairs.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/16/18764/
5:30pm6:45pmThurgood Marshall Legal Society Meeting
TNH 3.126 (Ratliff Classroom)

Thursday, April 17

9:30am1:30pmCSO Study Break
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Need to take a break from studying for exams? Stop by the Atrium, visit with the CSO staff, and grab a snack and some swag for studying. Breakfast pastries, along with coffee courtesy of O’s Campus Café, will be served in the morning at 9:30 a.m. and pizza will be served in the afternoon at 11:45 a.m. Please take a moment to complete a short four-question survey on UT Law Symplicity by selecting the “Survey” tab.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/17/18357/
CANCELEDFaculty Colloquium - Jens Dammann
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/17/16708/
11:45am12:45pmGetting the Most Out of Your Summer Nonprofit or Government Position
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Working for a nonprofit or government agency this summer? This session will prepare you to thrive and get the most out of your summer work experience. Clinical professors and a panel of students familiar with nonprofit and government settings will discuss how to handle opportunities and challenges that come up in these unique work environments. Lunch will be served.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/17/18328/
11:45am1:30pm3L Lunch
12:00pm1:00pmStress Management
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/17/18687/
5:45pm6:30pmDelta Theta Phi Induction Ceremony
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
6:00pm7:30pmMovie screening: "Big Men" (2014), an inside look at Texas E&P startups and international petroleum transactions
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Exclusive screening: "Big Men" (2014), an inside look at Texas E&P startups and international petroleum transactions

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/17/18799/

Friday, April 18

11:30am1:00pmAccess to Justice in Mexico
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Monday, April 21

10:30am2:30pmTX14 Taxation Conference Planning Meeting
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/21/18706/
11:30am2:30pmBeck Awards
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
3:45pm5:45pmComparing European and North American Approaches to Human Rights: Labor Rights
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield Room)

Tuesday, April 22

10:00am2:00pmPress Conference for the “Extreme Heat in Texas Prisons” Project
CCJ 1.312 (Goodwin Conference Room)

This is a press conference to present a report called "Deadly Heat in Texas Prisons" produced by the Human Rights Clinic. Clinic students will present their findings on certain penitentiaries in Texas which have no air conditioning.

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/22/18818/
CANCELEDBeck Awards
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield Room)
11:00am1:00pmThis Study Break is Going to the Dogs!
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am2:00pmPre-Finals Break:Chair Massage
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am12:30pmEthics Presentation for UT Faculty
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/22/18838/
12:00pm1:00pm1L Session: Remedies Under the UCC
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Professor Sokolow will present a session entitled “Legal Analysis: Remedies Under the UCC” for 1Ls currently taking Contracts and working with the UCC. The session is a great explanation of remedies and how to analyze problems; don't miss it!

For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/22/18719/

Thursday, April 24

CANCELEDFaculty Colloquium - Lani Guinier (Harvard) and Cynthia Estlund (NYU)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/24/18697/
12:00pm1:00pmJustice Center Ice Cream Social Lunch / SBA Awards
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Friday, April 25

11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Lani Guinier (Harvard) and Cynthia Estlund (NYU)
(This event’s full information is restricted to UT Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://www.utexas.edu/law/calendar/2014/04/25/17032/

Monday, April 28

3:30pm5:45pmThe Law, Business and Economics Workshop
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Tuesday, April 29

8:30pmBreakfast Taco Study Break
Tom Clark Lounge

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