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Join the FBA Civil Rights Law Section, in partnership with the New Orleans Chapter, for the first—and soon to be annual—Civil Rights Étouffée CLE in New Orleans on Friday April, 7, 2107 from 8:30am – 5:00pm CDT.
Environmental Justice Week at Loyola February 6-11th, 2017 Hosted by the Environmental Law Society Monday, February 6 Kickoff Event: Film screening and discussion of “My Louisiana Love” Room 405 from 6-8PM. This powerful documentary portrays Monique Verdin, a young Native … Continue reading
The Junior League of New Orleans (JLNO) invites you to continue that commitment by attending a free, public screening and panel discussion of the award-winning documentary “Five Awake.” Screening of “Five Awake” and Advocacy Panel Tuesday, January 24, 2017 7:00 pm Junior … Continue reading
For more information on this event, please visit fasdconf.advocacyla.org.
Please join Catholic Charities- Archdiocese of New Orleans in our effort to assist survivors of domestic violence. In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we will be hosting a free training on U-visa applications and VAWA petitions. The training will … Continue reading
Free webinar training hosted by One Justice for law students who plan to apply for post-graduate fellowships in their 3L Year. This program will offer tips and strategies for locating possible fellowships, developing a project, identifying a host organization and … Continue reading
On Monday, November 23, 2015, attorney and civil rights activist Bryan Stevenson will deliver the next Justice Revius O. Ortique Jr. Lecture on Law and Society in the Georges Auditorium at 7 p.m. on Dillard’s campus.
The Election Protection program will be active in Louisiana on Oct. 24, and is seeking legal volunteers (attorneys, paralegals, law students) to assist by volunteering on Election Day. Duties on Election Day include possibly poll-watching as well as fielding hotline … Continue reading
Loyola College of Law graduates employed in qualifying public service positions may now apply for the Loan Repayment Assistance Program. Learn more and apply at www.loyno.edu/gillislong.
“UNITE HERE is hosting a prison justice workshop on July 23rd at 6:33pm called “Locked Up and Locked Out,” sponsored and facilitated by Stand With Dignity, Black Youth Project, Voices of the Ex Offender, Break Out, Congreso, and Ashe Cultural … Continue reading