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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

SEDD Communication Workshop: Open-Ended Questioning
12:00 pm
Room 141
Contact: Kathryn Fahrion •
Join Students Engaged in Dialogue and Discourse to fine tune your ability to question and get the most information from your clients, witnesses, or other parties. Brief informational talk followed by practice at uncovering sensitive information and navigating difficult topics.
OLSPIF Auction: Mandatory Training for Registration/Checkout Team
12:00 pm
Contact: Casey Dreher •
Mandatory training for all members of the registration/checkout team for the OLSPIF Dinner and Auction on Friday, February 15th.
A Personal Look at the Israeli/Palestinian Conflict
7:00 pm
175 Lillis Hall
Contact: Kata Bahnsen-Reinhardt •
Join Prof. Edy Kaufman & Mubarak Awad as they explore the Israeli/Palestinian conflict through their experiences. Kaufman and Awad work to find ways to stop violence in the Middle East and create peace and change. They will discuss their work and the challenges and successes they've experienced over the years.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Portland Program Information Session for 1Ls & 2Ls
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Room 141
Contact: Mohsen Manesh •
Prof. Mohsen Manesh will share details and answer questions about the law school's Portland Program, which enables 3L students to spend their final year of law school in downtown Portland enrolled in classes and working in externships .
Free Speech/Hate Speech: Is There A First Amendment Problem?
4:00 pm
Room 175 (Program 4-6 p.m. followed by reception in the Commons 6-7 p.m.)
Contact: Rebecca Ivanoff •
Join us for an exciting panel discussion exploring free speech vs. hate speech and the issues implicated under the First Amendment. Panelists include Carolyn Bys, Prof. Stuart Chinn, P.K. Rankles-Pearson, and Hon. David Schuman.

This two-hour CLE is presented by the Oregon State Bar Diversity Section, Oregon Hispanic Bar Association, and Lane County Women Lawyers. A hosted reception will follow the presentation. Registration is required in advance via the website link above. Free for students! Special pricing available for community members.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Tales from the Conflict
10:00 am
Knight Law Center, Room 142
Contact: Kata Bahnsen-Reinhardt •
Join Palestinian activist Dr. Mubarak Awad and Israeli activist, Dr. Edy Kaufman as they share their experiences, hopes, and dreams.
Frohnmayer Leadership Program: Leading with Strengths 201
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Room 243
Contact: Jennifer Espinola •
This session is a check-in for those who took the Strengthsfinder assessment but who have not worked as intentionally with their strengths as they would like. This is a refresher and an opportunity for reflection on how to be more intentional. Dean Espinola will lead the session. Attendees must bring a copy of your Signature Theme report (available from the strengths website where you took the inventory). Lunch is provided - prior registration required! This counts for 1 credit toward the FLP certificate of completion.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Mediation Tools Training
12:00 pm
Contact: Sophia Mantheakis •
Mediation Tools Training: Helping Parties Navigate the Intersection of Logic and Emotion

With Sam Imperati, JD, and Devin Howington, PhD, of ICM Resolutions, Business/Law/Politics Conflict Management

FREE & Lunch Provided
Register Here by 2/7
Oregon Law Students Public Interest Dinner & Auction
5:30 pm
The Hilton
Contact: Jennifer Geller •
Registration and more information available on the OLSPIF website

Monday, February 18, 2019

Education & Remembrance Table: Japanese American internment on the 77th anniversary of Executive Order 9066.
12:00 pm
Wayne Morse Commons
Contact: Jennifer Geller •
"Discover historical letters written by Japanese Americans from inside the internment camps during World War II. Minoru Yasui Fellow Weston Koyama will be tabling on February 18 and 19 to share a piece of his family history and to shed light on the historical injustice of Japanese American internment on the 77th anniversary of Executive Order 9066.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Derrick Bell Lecture
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Room 110
Contact: Jennifer Geller •
Derrick Bell Lecture. UCLA Law Professor Cheryl Harris is the speaker. Join by live stream at