09/21/09: First HRLS meeting of the year! Come and learn more about HRLS and meet members. The meeting will be at 5 PM in room 3.127
04/25/09: The Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice has published it's employment guide: http://www.utexas.edu/law/academics/centers/humanrights/students/hr-employment.pdf
03/26-28/09: The Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice will be holding a conference, the theme will be "Human Rights at the University of Texas: A dialogue at the intersection of Academics and Advocacy, time and more information will be posted soon.
10/15/08: The Political Asylum Project of Austin is seeking Spanish-speaking volunteers to help fill out Temporary Protected Status claims. We will need volunteers Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from October 14 until December 18. If you are interested, please contact Brenna Troncoso at (512) 478-0546 ext. 214 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
09/30/2008: The new HRLS website is now up. More things to come!
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Upcoming Events 09/21/09 HRLS Meeting 5 PM Rom 3.127 03/26-28/09 The Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice will be holding a conference, time and more information will be posted soon. 03/05/09 Inside Books community service project and HRLS meeting. Meet in the Law School Atrium at 6:30 p.m. 02/12/09 Human Rights Movie Night: 8-6 p.m. in the Law School Lounge. Water (2005), The film examines the plight of a group of widows forced into poverty at the temple in the holy city of Varanasi. Click Here for more information 11/17/08 "The Torture Team: International Criminal Liability for Lawyers?"
Guest speaker Philippe Sands
11/13/08 Symposium Celebrating 20th Anniversary of Capital Punishment Clinic 10/30/08 Inside Books Project 10/23/08 Professor Potluck 10/20/08 Criminal Movie Night! 10/13/08 PILA Progressive week!