Past Events

ILHR Fellowship Information Session

October 4, 2017, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Furman Hall 212
245 Sullivan Street

Learn more about the International Law & Human Rights Fellowship Program at this information session hosted by the Center for Human Rights & Global Justice (CHRGJ), the Institute for International Law & Justice (IILJ), and the Public Interest Law Center (PILC). The program offers the opportunity to complete a specialized training program in international law,  More»

American Poverty and Disaster Recovery: A Human Rights Approach

September 20, 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Furman Hall 310
245 Sullivan St, NYU School of Law

American Poverty and Human Rights Series Colette Pichon Battle, Executive Director, US Human Rights Network At a time when the United States is reeling from the latest wave of climate-related catastrophes, including devastating hurricanes, droughts, and wildfires, Pichon Battle will discuss how disasters and disaster recovery efforts affect the human rights of the poorest and  More»

Social Media Activism – Lunchtime Talk with Raull Santiago

September 19, 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Golding Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South

Join us for a conversation with Raull Santiago, a human rights activist, media maker, and resident of the Complexo do Alemão favelas in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Raull will talk about his work as co-founder of Coletivo Papo Reto (Straight Talk Collective), a network of young activists that uses social media to tell their own  More»

Human Rights Opportunities at NYU Law

September 14, 2017, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Sexton Lounge, Furman Hall
245 Sullivan St
New York

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice and the Robert L. Bernstein Institute of Human Rights invite incoming 1Ls, LLMs, transfer students, visiting scholars, and all new members of the NYU Law community to a welcome reception. Meet our faculty, staff, scholars, and students, and learn about the many opportunities to get involved through  More»