Lawyers & Leaders programs complement the traditional legal curriculum, and attendance at one of these events each semester is one requirement of the Pro Bono Society for that semester. In light of the ongoing pandemic, the Lawyers & Leaders attendance requirement for Spring 2021 can be satisfied by attending one of the online programs listed below and completing this attendance form.  Additional opportunities may be added later this semester.

Wednesday, Mar. 3, 12:40-1:40 p.m. – International Law on Indigenous Peoples

Are you interested in learning about international law and indigenous peoples? If so, attend Dean S. James Anaya's presentation on this interesting topic. Dean Anaya is former Iowa Law professor and is currently Dean of The University of Colorado Law School. Join Dean Anaya's presentation at: event is  organized by the UI Center for Human Rights. 

Wednesday, Mar. 24, 12:00-1:00 p.m. – Renewing a Human Rights Agenda: The Criminal Legal System   

This panel discussion will examine the challenges and opportunities related to human rights and the criminal justice system facing the new administration. Join the presentation at: event is organized by the UI Center for Human Rights. 

Monday, Mar. 29, 2:30 p.m.  –  Bouncing Back in Times of Stress: Resiliency

Are you interested in learning how to be resilient during stressful situations? If so, join this presentation where you will learn how to bounce back from difficult situations and set a path towards success.  To join the presentation, click hereA worksheet is needed for this presentation. To request the worksheet, please contact Engineering-SDC@uiowa.eduThis event is organized by the UI College of Engineering and the UI Academic Support & Retention Department.


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