Human Rights Center Events

February 13, 2018

  • 12:15 pm to 1:10 pm

    The Human Rights in Practice series is an ongoing program of the Human Rights Center aimed to allow students to engage with international law and human rights practitioners in an informal setting to explore diverse career paths in the field. ​

November 17, 2017

  • 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
    5.25 CLE credits have been requested; Event Code #247862

    Much of the conversation surrounding international law and human rights focuses on the period of actual conflict, but the period in which states transition from conflict to peace and the mechanisms used are just as critical.

November 3, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:10 pm

    The Human Rights in Practice series enables students to engage with international law and human rights practitioners in an informal setting and explore diverse career paths in the field.

October 18, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    The Lawyering for Social Justice series give students the opportunity to engage with human rights and social justice practitioners to learn about their work and diverse career paths in the field. Ajmel Quereshi is a 2007 graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School and currently serves as Senior Counsel at the NAACP’s Legal Defense ...

October 17, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:10 pm

    This series enables students to engage with international law and human rights practitioners in an informal setting and to explore diverse career paths in the field. 

October 13, 2017

October 11, 2017

  • 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

    Bringing extensive experience directly from the field, Kevin Hartigan, Catholic Relief Services’ Regional Director for Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia, discusses the challenges of implementing the emergency response and development programs in 20 countries affected by the Syrian refugee crisis.

April 7, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    The Lawyering for Social Justice series gives students the opportunity to engage with human rights and social justice practitioners to learn about their work and diverse career paths in the field.

April 5, 2017

  • 9:00 am to 10:00 am

    Each month one faculty member will join interested students for an informal breakfast in the Human Rights Center to discuss career experiences and talk about their research and policy work. The aim is to further connect our exceptional human rights and international law faculty with law students interested in these fields.

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