Howard University

2014 Spring Event Calendar

2014 Spring Event Calendar

Howard University School of Law

January 10
First-Year Student Orientation, Part II
Dione T. Duckett, Associate Dean for Students Affairs

January 13
Career Services Public Interest Speaker Series

Topic: Public Interest Job Search & Interview Skills
Co-hosted by Howard Public Interest Law Society

January 14
Career Services Public Interest Speaker Series
Topic: Civil Legal Services/Advocacy Careers
Co-hosted by Howard Public Interest Law Society

January 16
Career Services Public Interest Speaker Series
Topic: Government Law Practice
Co-hosted by Howard Public Interest Law Society

January 17
Career Services Public Interest Speaker Series
Topic: Public Service 1L Mock Interview Program
Co-hosted by Howard Public Interest Law Society

January 18-19
LSAT Prep Class
Co-Sponsored by the Office of Admissions and Penn State Law School
Speaker: Carla D. Pratt ’02
Instructor: James Yoho

January 20
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

January 21
Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture
Speaker: Congressman Ronald Dellums

January 22
Students Roundtable Book Discussion
“Storming the Court” by Brandt Goldstein

January 23
Storming the Court Lecture Program
Speakers: Professor Morris Davis
Professor Brandt Goldstein
Judge Sterling Johnson, Jr.
Legal Advisor Harold Koh
Ms. Christie Lopez

January 27
Career Services Public Interest Speaker Series
Topic: Public Defender/Prosecutor Careers
Co-hosted by Howard Public Interest Law Society

January 28
Career Services Public Interest Speaker Series
Topic: Modern Careers in Civil Rights Law
Co-hosted by Howard Public Interest Law Society

February 25
Legal Writing Panel
Sponsored by the Legal Writing Department
Co-Sponsored with Morrison Forrester LLP

March 1
2014 Capital Area Legal Writing Conference
Co-Sponsored with University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke Law School

March 8-16
Spring Break

March
Tenth Annual James M. Nabrit Lecture TBA*

March 27
10th Annual Public Interest Benefit Auction & Alumni Reception
Sponsored by Howard Public Interest Law Society

April 2*
Howard Law Journal Judicial Reception

May 9
Law School Baccalaureate Service

May 10
Howard University Commencement
Law School Hooding Ceremony

May 17
Brown v. Board of Education 60th Anniversary

*Tentative/TBA







updated: January 2, 2014