Global Lessons in Marriage Equality Advocacy is the topic of a lunchtime lecture on Thursday, January 25 at 12:15 p.m. in Room 125. The speaker will be Suzanne Goldberg, the executive vice president of University Life at Columbia University, who is also a professor at Columbia Law School. Goldberg is one of the country’s foremost experts on gender and sexuality law and a leading advocate for the LGBTQ community. She serves as the Herbert and Doris Wechsler Clinical Professor of Law.
There will be a rally at 5 p.m. at the Center for Law and Justice in support of Ravi Ragbir, the Executive Director of the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City, who was detained by ICE and is under threat of deportation. Ragbir is married to Amy Gottlieb, a Rutgers Law graduate, and an Associate Regional Director of the American Friends Service Committee. Those attending the rally will hear about Ravi and Amy's struggle and learn how they can support him in his effort to get released.
The Black Law Students Association is pleased to invite you to the 22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Champions of Social Justice and Equality Banquet and Awards Ceremony at the Camden County Boathouse, Jan. 26, 2018, 6-10 p.m. There will be a cocktail hour at 6 p.m., and the program will officially begin at 7 p.m. An open bar, dinner, and live music are included.
This year's honorees are:
All Rutgers Law alumni and Rutgers University alumni with Juris Doctor degrees are invited to join Co-Deans Michael Cahill and Ronald Chen, and Rutgers University–Camden Chancellor Phoebe Haddon for an evening of networking with fellow law professionals.
Treno Pizza Bar
233 Haddon Avenue
Westmont, NJ 08108
Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and two drinks tickets per person
RSVP to: www.ralumni.com/TrenoLaw2018
Speaker: Judge Jeff Sutton of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Topic: “States and the Making of American Constitutional Law: Negative and Positive Examples”