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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.

Thursday, February 11. 7:00 p.m. Auditorium (W building, lower level). Immigration Law Students Association and Safe Passage Project Presents “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels”. NYLS students and professional NYC actors will perform the hilarious musical that was recently praised by the Sunday Times as “a scandalous delight”. Refreshments will be served at 7:00 p.m. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Student tickets are $15.00. Regular admission is $20.00. Price includes admission to the show, one drink ticket, light refreshments, and one raffle ticket. Raffle prizes include gift certificates, gift baskets, Broadway tickets, and much more.

Tuesday, February 16. 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Faculty & Staff Commons. Criminal Law Society will host “How to Conduct a Criminal Investigation Part II” with guest speaker. Mr. Dan Bownell, Commissioner and Chair at the New York City Business Integrity Commission and Noel Genel, General Counsel at the New York City Business of Integrity Commission.

Wednesday, February 17. 1:00 -2:00 p.m. Boardroom. Racial Justice Roundtable: The Continuing Fight for Voting Rights and Genuine Equality. Dale Ho, the Director of the ACLU Voting Rights Project will be speaking. Lunch will be provided.

Wednesday, February 24. 8:00 – 9:20 a.m. Events Center. New York Law School’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Skills Program presents Student-Initiated Conflict Resolution in New York City’s Public School. Charlene Bryant joins Glen Parker of the New York Peace Institute and a group of students from New York City’s M.S. 582 to report on initiatives in restorative justice, peer mediation, and other innovative ways to instill safety in our public schools, and maturity and accountability in the students.

Wednesday, March 2. Diversity Day. NYLS will join in the nationwide celebration and recognition of Diversity Day which is recognized by the ABA. We ask that you wear yellow to support Diversity Day.