Past Events

“It Stays With You: Use of Force by UN Peacekeepers in Haiti” Film Screening & Conversation

October 30, 2017, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Vanderbilt 206
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY

Between 2005 and 2007, UN peacekeeping troops carried out several raids on Cité Soleil, a severely economically depressed neighborhood of Port au Prince. Scores of people, including children, were killed and many more injured. This documentary returns to Cité Soleil to examine the impact of those raids on the community and to find out how  More»

Entrepreneurship for Human Rights

October 24, 2017, 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Vanderbilt Hall 201
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

Interested in entrepreneurship for social good? Want to use your law degree to support exciting new non-profits and social enterprises?  Join Andy Moss, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute, for a a skill-building session on the basics of entrepreneurship and an overview of the numerous resources NYU offers to help students turn their ideas into  More»

ILHR Fellowship Meet & Greet

October 18, 2017, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Golding Lounge West, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice & Law Students for Human Rights are hosting an ILHR Fellowship Meet & Greet reception on Wednesday, October 18. The meet and greet is a wonderful opportunity prospective applications to meet past ILHR Fellows and discuss their experiences in a casual setting, and to start plugging into  More»