Student Life

NYLSnow_roofdeck_9-4-13Welcome to the Student Page.  We’ve created quick links to help you find information, but you can use the “Ask Student Life” box or visit the Office of Student Engagement (5th Floor, E building) anytime Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., and on Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.  We’re here to help!

And don’t forget to check out our One Stop Weekly Email Newsletter. Delivered to students via email each Friday, One Stop features information about upcoming Student Organization events, other NYLS events, reminders of important dates and deadlines, and Law School news.

Saturday, October 3:
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. W303. Latin American Law Students Association Memo Polishing and Outlining Workshop.

Monday, October 5:
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Auditorium. Celebrate the appointment of Professor Nadine Strossen as the John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law. Professor Strossen will present a talk on “Justice Harlan’s Enduring Importance for Current Civil Liberties Issues, from Marriage Equality to Dragnet NSA Surveillance.” Reception will follow.

Tuesday, October 6:
8:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Events Center (2nd floor, W building). The Center for Business and Financial Law will host its conference, Fintech: Law and Disruption. The conference will tackle technology’s influence on the financial services industry, including digital banking, crowdfunding, high-frequency trading, and more.

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. WA11. “Criminal Law Internship Information Session.” Learn about criminal law internships from NYLS Director of Public Service Careers Swati Parikh and members of the Criminal Law Society. Discuss opportunities, deadlines, the application process, and students’ prior experiences. Please RSVP to

Wednesday, October 7:
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. W220. Domestic Violence Project Movie Screening on “What Domestic Violence is and How it Affects Women”

Saturday, October 10:
12:00 – 2:00 p.m. W320. Black Law Students Association Outlining Workshop for 1Ls.

Thursday, October 15:
12:50 – 1:50 p.m. W520. Black Law Students Association Lunch with a Lawyer on “Entertainment & Intellectual Property Law”. The guest speaker is Mr. Robert Thony. Mr. Thony is an IP and Entertainment Attorney at Robert Thony Law, PLLC President & General Counsel at STK MKT Entertainment. Pizza will be served. RSVP to BLSA@NYLS.EDU