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Tuesday, October 15, 2013

OCAP: Trafficking in Teens: The Sexual Exploitation of Oregon Kids
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room 110
Contact: Leslie Harris • Email
Portland is a major hub of sex trafficking in adolescents, mostly girls, and disproportionately teens of color. The problem extends through Oregon and up and down the I-5 corridor. The law is conflicted about this issue, making it possible to prosecute girls for prostitution even though they are too young to consent to sexual activity.

Come learn about new laws that focus on the traffickers, efforts to help the teens, and why solutions are so difficult to find.

Lynn Haxton, attorney from Youth, Rights and Justice, who represents teens who have been charged

Joslyn Baker, Multnomah County Collaboration Specialist working on an effort to end the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Pizza will be served.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Phi Alpha Delta's Annual Suit-up Event
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
United States
Contact: Kristyn Houston • Email
Phi Alpha Delta invites you to join them at their annual Suit-up event where students can learn the dos and don'ts of suiting up! Vendors such as Banana Republic, Nordstrom Rack, The Loft, Macy's, DSW, and Men's Warehouse will be in attendance with great deals for students as well as sampling their most recent Fall trends.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Marine Corps JAG Information Session
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room 184
Contact: Bonnie Williams • Email
The United States Marine Corps invites you to attend an informational brief on the opportunities of practicing law for the Marines. Oregon Court of Appeals Judge James Egan(Former U.S. Army Judge Advocate and U.S. Marine Officer), and Marine Corps Officer Capt. Casey M. O'Doherty will be discussing the qualifications and details of being a Judge Advocate for the U.S. Marines.
APALSA Film Series
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 141
Contact: Tyler Stevenson • Email
Please join APALSA's first movie night of the semester. We'll be watching:

"My America...or Honk If You Love Buddha"

We will be serving pizza and refreshments. After the movie we will be discussing Asian-American issues related to the law and media.

Friday, October 18, 2013

Psychology Inaugural Symposium
All Day
Law Center Auditorium
Contact: Connie Tapp • Email
All day symposium for Dept. of Psychology.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Understanding "Shutstorm 2013" A discussion of the government shutdown featuring Prof. Stuart Chinn
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Knight Law Center room 110
Contact: Rebecca Flynn • Email
Part of the "Food for Thought" lunchtime discussion series organized by Wayne Morse Law Fellows. A light lunch will be provided.
ADR or Adjudication? Choosing the Right Path for Your Client
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room 142
Contact: Sonnet Robinson • Email
Speakers will focus on:

-The benefits and pitfalls of both ADR and Adjudication

-The importance of advocating the best path for your client

-How to tell which path will best serve your client

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Career Development through Pro Bono
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Contact: Jane Steckbeck • Email
Oregon Law Alums Dre Thompson, Colin Andries, Bryan Boender and Chas Horner are passionate about pro bono and public service, and will discuss their experiences with pro bono matters, and how students can enhance their professional and career development through pro bono. Co-Sponsored by: Oregon Law's Pro Bono Program and the Oregon State Bar New Lawyer's Division Pro Bono Committee on law school outreach.
Up the Capitol Steps: A Woman's March to the Governorship
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Gerlinger Lounge
Contact: Abbie Stillie • Email
Featuring former Oregon Governor Barbara Roberts, author of a personal and political memoir by the same title. Governor Roberts is Oregon’s first (and only) woman governor, one of only thirty-four women who have served as state chief executives in the history of the United States. In her book and lecture, Governor Roberts offers a behind-the-scenes glimpse of a woman’s life in politics and aims to “demystify” leadership by telling the story of her own unlikely rise to power.

Friday, October 25, 2013

The Harvest Film Festival: Who Picks Your Food? A Place for Labor at the Table
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
175 Knight Law Center
Contact: Rebecca Flynn • Email
Reception 12:00 12:30 pm
Films 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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