Welcome 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 Life on the 5 Floor of 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.
Monday, March 10 – Friday, March 14
Monday, March 17
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Events Center, 2nd floor. The panelists at Women in the Legal Profession will discuss challenges unique to women both in law school and throughout their careers. Representing a variety of legal practice areas, our speakers will discuss professional networking, the cultivation of mentor and sponsor relationships, and methods of career advancement and transition. A wine and cheese reception will follow.
Tuesday, March 18
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Auditorium. Ask the Dean – Open Forum meeting with Dean Crowell.
Wednesday, March 19
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. W520. American Constitution Society will discuss “License Plate Readers” with guest speaker Bran Hauss, Attorney at the American Civil Liberties Union.
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. W401, and 5:00 – 5:50 p.m. W401. Brown Bag Lunch with Dean Vicki
Eastus and Kiera Flad from the Office of Academic Planning, Programming, and Advising, Professor Kirk Burkhalter, and Bob Cohen, Coordinator of Bar Initiatives, who will guide you through the logistics of applying for and taking the July 2014 bar exam.
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. W320. National Lawyers Guild film will host a Documentary Film Showing Herman’s House. Herman Wallace may be the longest-serving prisoner in solitary confinement in the United States. Herman’s House is a moving account of the remarkable expression his struggle found in an unusual project proposed by artist Jackie Sumell. Snacks and drinks will be provided.
Thursday, March 20
12:50 – 1:50 p.m. W402. Center for Real Estate Studies (CRES) Master Class – Recent Alumni Career Panel. Come hear recent alumni from the Classes of 2012 and 2013 speak. This event is free and open to all students. Pizza will be provided. RSVP to RealEstateRSVP@nyls.edu.
Friday, March 21
8:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. Battery Gardens. The Student Bar Association Barrister’s Ball 2014. The Masquerade Ball will include a DJ and dance floor, a fireplace lounge, and a photography station with a variety of food choices.