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International Week

International Week is an annual celebration of the international students and scholars who make Duke Law a wonderful place to learn and work. Events include speakers, presentations, and the Food Fiesta.

2014 Schedule of Events

Monday, September 29

  • Croissants et Cafe
    9:30 a.m., Star Commons
    Sponsored by the Office of International Studies

  • International Week Panel: Some Observations on Judicial and Prosecutorial Discretion
    12:30 p.m., Room 4047
    Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center and the Office of International Studies
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  • Join judges and prosecutors in the international LLM program for a panel discussion on criminal judge systems in their home countries. Co-sponsored by the Career Center and the International Studies Office. For more information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

    Tuesday, September 30

 

Student Panel Discussion on International Summer Work
4:00 p.m., Room 4000
Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career and Professional Development Center

A panel of 2Ls and 3Ls will discuss their summer work experiences in international public interest placements and international private law firms. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career Center. For more information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, October 1

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  • The Practice of International Law in North Carolina
    12:30 p.m., Room 4055
    Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center

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International Food Fiesta
5:30 p.m., Star Commons
Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs
“Sign up to participate!”

Thursday, October 2

JD-LLM Careers in International Law: Katelyn Love '11 & Louise Williams
12:30p.m., Room 4047
Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law and the Career and Professional Development Center

International Fashion Show
6:30 p.m., Room 3041
Sponsored by the International Law Society and the Office of International Studies

International Trivia Night and JD & LLM Social
7:30 p.m., Tobacco Roads Sports Cafe, 280 S. Mangum St., Durham
Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law, the Office of International Studies, the International Law Society, and the Duke Bar Association

Friday, October 3

JD-LLM Careers in International Law: Margaret Rosenfeld
12:30p.m., Room 4000
Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law and the Career and Professional Development Center