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Thursday, March 6, 2014

Opening a Solo Practice
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
242
Contact: Bonnie Williams • Email
Co-sponsored with LESA
New Media, Race, and Participatory Politics: Democracy in the 21st Century
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
110 Knight Law Center
Contact: Rebecca Flynn • Email
Website
Featuring Distinguished Speaker Cathy Cohen, University of Chicago Department of Political Science.

Cathy J. Cohen is the David and Mary Winton Green Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago where she also served as the director of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture. She is the author of Democracy Remixed: Black Youth and the Future of American Politics (Oxford University Press 2010) and The Boundaries of Blackness: AIDS and the Breakdown of Black Politics (University of Chicago Press, 1999). Part of the We the People? From Seneca Falls to Selma to Stonewall, the Wayne Morse Center's 2013-14 Public Affairs Speaker Series cosponsored by the UO Department of Political Science.

Saturday, March 8, 2014

PIPS Service Day with Friends of Trees
8:45 am - 1:00 pm
Springfield (off-campus)
Contact: Will Gent • Email
Website
Come help PIPS plant trees with local non-profit Friends of Trees and earn last-minute OLSPIF hours while helping the environment! Hot coffee, breakfast treats, gloves, and tools are all provided--just show up dressed for the weather and wearing sturdy shoes. A potluck lunch will be provided for all volunteers after the planting is complete.
Oregon Council on Court Procedures
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Lewis Lounge; Knight Law Center
Contact: Mindy Wittkop • Email
Website
This is the regularly scheduled meeting for the Oregon Council on Court Procedures. Law students are encouraged to attend.

The Council on Court Procedures is the Oregon public body that is most directly involved in creating, reviewing, and amending the Oregon Rules of Civil Procedure, which govern procedure and practice in all Oregon circuit courts. Members of the Council are drawn from appellate and circuit court judges, practicing attorneys.

Students should RSVP through Symplicity.

Monday, March 10, 2014

They're Watching Us / We're Watching Them: Civil Liberties Online
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Knight Library Browsing Room
Contact: Rebecca Flynn • Email
Find out what is being done at the national, state, and local levels to protect informational civil liberties and what you can do to better protect yourself.

A roundtable discussion moderated by Wayne Morse Resident Scholar Colin Koopman (UO Philosophy), featuring:

Nate Cardozo, Esq. - Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Karen Estlund - Head of Digital Scholarship Center, UO Libraries

Jennifer Frenzer-Knowlton, Esq. - Occupy Eugene

Dave Fidanque - Executive Director, ACLU of Oregon

April Glaser - Staff Activist, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Mastering Online Personal Branding
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Contact: Will Glasson • Email
Website
Join us at the University of Oregon School of Law, for an evening with Pinky Gonzales. A personal branding expert, Pinky will walk you through how to develop a compelling LinkedIn profile and Twitter presence, use LinkedIn to grow your professional network, and show you ways to distinguish yourself through engaging, curated online content.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Mediating Columbia River Water: Farms vs. Fish
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Rm 241
Contact: Sonnet Robinson • Email
Website
Interested in Environmental Conflict Resolution, Water Law, or Natural Resource Policy? Want to learn more about water disputes in the Columbia River Basin? If so, then this presentation is for you!

Steve Greenwood first came to NPCC as a project manager for Oregon Solutions in 2007. He has over 25 years of experience working in environmental and public policy in Oregon including seven years as Regional Administrator for the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. He is the former Board President of the Oregon Environmental Council.
“VOTING RIGHTS UNDER ATTACK: The Good, the Bad and the Future of the Franchise" featuring Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Knight Law Center room 175
Contact: Rebecca Flynn • Email
Website
Sponsored by the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics.

Pizza will be served.
OCAP Presents - Troubled Kids: When Discipline Becomes Harm
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room 110
Contact: Amy • Email
Pizza Provided!

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Supreme Court Visit
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room 175
Contact: Nicole Mortemore • Email
The Legal Research and Writing Program at Oregon Law will host the annual visit from the Oregon Supreme Court.

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