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Rosanna Cavallaro was quoted in Are Police Violating Privacy with GPS Tracking? To read the full article, go here.
Topics: Faculty in the News.
In 2012-13, the Faculty of Law at the University of Alberta is celebrating its centenary. Their Centenary Year will culminate with the two and a half day Conference, The Future of Law School, that will take place from Thursday, September 26, 2013 through Saturday, September 28, 2013 at the University of Alberta Faculty of Law, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
For more information, go here.
Topics: Conferences and Symposia; Teaching News
The Hayek fund awards grants to aspiring academics pursuing liberty-advancing careers and educational initiatives that go beyond standard curricula. Career development grants up to $750 for students and untenured scholars; can cover travel, application fees, conference fees, and other career-related expenses. Eligible career-advancing activities include, but are not limited to: Presentations at academic or professional conferences, Travel to academic job interviews on a campus or at professional/academic conferences, Travel to archives or libraries for research, Participation in career-development or enhancing seminars, Distribution of a published article to colleagues in your field, Submission of unpublished manuscripts to journals or book publishers.
For more details, go here.
Topics: Grants & Competitions
Leiden University is now accepting paper proposals for its conference, “International Humanitarian Assistance and International Law” to be held January 24-25, 2013. Paper proposals are due October 1, 2012 and may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, go here.
Topics: Calls for Papers, Human Rights, International Law
Wells College recently announced that Karen Blum will give the Commencement address at the ceremony this spring. Karen received the 2010 Wells College Alumnae Award for her contributions to the field of law, especially for her work in the area of Section 1983 civil rights. For more details, go here.
Topics: Faculty in the News
The Center for Teaching Excellence is offering an Afternoon Tea Discussion Series. Upcoming events include: “Addressing Those Frustrating Teaching Moments” (Monday, January 30, 2:30-4:00 p.m.); “Designing the Course as a Drama” (Tuesday, February 7, 2:00-3:30 p.m.); “Hovering Too Close: The Ramifications of Helicopter Parenting in Higher Education” (Tuesday, March 20, 1:00-2:30 p.m.).
Topics: Teaching News
The Chapman Law Review invites abstract submissions of 150 to 200 words from legal scholars and scholars in other disciplines interested in contributing to the commemoration or legacy of the Watergate scandal. While the Chapman Law Review highly encourages joint involvement in article submission and symposium event participation, those wishing to submit only an article or participate only as a panelist are welcomed to submit inquires and/or abstract submissions to the address listed below. Abstracts and proposals for panel presentations on issues related to this topic, as well as author’s resume, should be submitted to: Whitney Stefko, Senior Symposium Editor, Chapman Law Review, email@example.com
The submission deadline for abstracts is December 15, 2011. Final papers will be due on February 28, 2012. Travel expenses, accommodation and a modest stipend will be provided to participants who participate in the Symposium. For more details, go here.
Topics: Call for Papers