AboutLawyers for Others, the blog of the Gillis Long Poverty Law Center, provides law students and alumni access to information on public service job opportunities, programs, and events.
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- Upcoming Event: Justice for Trafficking Victims: Criminal Restitution and Civil Remedies
- Job Opportunity: Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of Kentucky, Inc., 2018 Summer Law Clerkships
- Upcoming Event: Surviving Solitary
- Internship Opportunity: Southern Poverty Law Center, Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative
- Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute, Practitioner-in-Residence Program
Category Archives: Events
This course will introduce students to essential principles of community lawyering (also known as movement lawyering or cause lawyering)–a type of lawyering where attorneys work in close collaboration with community groups. Using an array of advocacy tools including litigation, community lawyering aims to … Continue reading
Please join us for Alice Riener’s lecture next Tuesday! We will provide hot lunch!
The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center joins Xavier University to present a panel on November 4, 2014 at 6 P.M.
Please join us tomorrow to learn more about the College of Law’s latest certificate program. The Social Justice Certificate Program aims to recognize and enhance Loyola’s core mission of advancing social justice and pursuing academic excellence through the Jesuit ideals. … Continue reading
Please join us this evening at 6 P.M. in LS 308 for our “Justice Gap: Civil Legal Access in Louisiana” presentation. Inspired by Professor Luz Molina’s Justice Gap article, the event will feature a distinguished panel of presenters discussing the history … Continue reading
The WRC at Loyola University is featuring two panels this semester! October 20th at 5:45—Equal Pay Panel with Council Woman LaToya Cantrell as the moderator. We have local women’s rights groups signed on to help us promote this event and … Continue reading
On Wednesday 1st October, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Tulane will host Professor Lani Guinier of Harvard University Law School giving a keynote lecture entitled “Wealth, Merit, Class, Race & Higher Education.” This presentation is the culminating lecture in an 18-month series of … Continue reading
The Gillis Long Poverty Law Center invites you to attend our upcoming lecture featuring Dr. Rebecca Gordon. Dr. Gordon will discuss her new book, Mainstreaming Torture: Ethical Approaches in the Post-9/11 United States. The event will be held from 12:30 … Continue reading
Clinical Professors Hiroko Kusuda and Ramona Fernandez participated in PB&J’s Immigration and Family Law CLE on September 4, 2014.
The Guantánamo Public Memory Project is a traveling exhibit that examines the history of the U.S. naval base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba from multiple perspectives and raises questions about U.S.-Cuban relations, civil liberties, national security, and public memory in the past, present, … Continue reading