Thursday, October 8, 2015
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Friday, September 25, 2015
01:00 PM
"Transitional Justice in Sierra Leone," with Chris Mahony
Mahony is a research fellow at the Centre for International Law Research and Policy and a visiting fellow at Georgetown University Law Center. An expert on transitional justice issues in post-conflict states, he will discuss his most recent collaborative work, "Evaluating Transitional Justice: Accountability and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone."
Contact: Tanner Camp
Sponsor: Human Rights Program

Monday, September 28, 2015
12:00 PM
"Advancing Justice Through Storytelling" with Author Corban Addison '04
Corban Addison is the author of two international bestselling novels, "A Walk Across the Sun" and "The Garden of Burning Sand." An attorney, activist and world traveler, Addison brings attention to human rights crises around the world through the art of novel writing. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and lives with his wife and children in Charlottesville. Free Bellair sandwiches will be provided. Contact with any questions.
Contact: Donna-Maria Green
Sponsor: Human Rights Program

Purcell Reading Room
Thursday, October 1, 2015
01:00 PM
Louis D. Brandeis Center Kick-Off Event
Aviva Vogelstein, staff attorney at the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, will be speak about the organization and how law students can get involved. The discussion will elaborate upon the center's mission to advance civil and human rights for Jewish people, with a focus on combating anti-semitism on college campuses.
Contact: Carly Coleman
Sponsor: Jewish Law Students Association

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