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Week of 9.17.18

Good morning! Read below for what is happening at the Law School this week.  
The Latest News

Church, State & Society fellows reflect on summer experiences

Five Notre Dame Law students gained valuable exposure this summer in the area of religious-institutions practice. Read more here.

Rick Garnett on the Catholic Church's accountability and autonomy

Rick participated in the recent Law and Liberty Symposium on the Catholic Church's crisis. He wrote an op-ed, The Catholic Church’s Accountability and Autonomy. Read his comments here.   

The law as a vocation: How Matt Feeney ’79, ’83 J.D. serves his community

Before he started law school at Notre Dame, Matt Feeney spent a year teaching in a Catholic elementary school in Phoenix as part of the Holy Cross Associates service program. Read how that experience shaped him into a 'different kind of lawyer' here.
This Week's Events

September 17
The Second Amendment for People of Color: Race and Interactions with the Police, 12:30 p.m., 3140 Eck Hall of Law
A panel discussion will include Stephen Smith and Dr. Darryl Heller, Director of the Civil Rights Heritage Center of Indiana University South Bend, and will be moderated by Cameasha Turner J.D. '19.

Michael Zuckert will give the 2018 Constitution Day talk, Populism and Constitutionalism - Are They Compatible?, 12:00 p.m., 1030 Jenkins & Nanovic Halls
September 18
Faculty Colloquium, Randy Kozel, 12:30 p.m., Faculty Meeting Room

School Shootings and the Constitution: Should the Second Amendment be Preserved, Repealed, or Restricted?, 12:30 p.m., 1140 Eck Hall of Law

Rev. John Jenkins, C.S.C., will deliver his annual President's Address to the Faculty, 4:00 p.m., Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. A reception will follow at 5:30 p.m.
September 19
Mental Health, Mass Shootings, and Increasing Access to Healthcare Resources through Legislation, 12:30 p.m., 1315 Biolchini

September 20
The Russia Collusion Investigation: A Discussion with Professor Jimmy Gurule about Obstruction of Justice, Pardons, and Impeachment, 12:30 p.m., McCartan Courtroom

The Second Amendment in Practice: A Non-Partisan Primer on Guns and Gun Ownership, 12:30 pm., 1310 Biolchini

September 21
The Right to Peace: The Status of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70, 11:00 a.m., Hesburgh Center Auditorium

September 22
Notre Dame at Wake Forest, 12:00 p.m.  

Around the Watercooler
Fall HR Office Hours
The Law School's HR Consultant Jessie Schuman will have office hours this fall on the following days: 
Friday, September 21:  9:30-11:30 a.m.
Thursday, October 4:  3:00-4:30 p.m.
Monday, October 15:  2:00-4:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 1:  3:00-4:30 p.m.
Monday, November 12:  2:30-4:30 p.m.
Monday, November 26:  2:30-4:30 p.m.
Friday, December 14:  9:30-11:30 a.m.

Jessie will be in 3357 Biolchini.

If there is anything you would like to discuss with Jessie we encourage you to drop by to see her or schedule a time to meet here.
Free Kittens

Three kittens, all approximately 9-10 weeks old. Two males, one female. Available end of September when vaccinations are completed. Free to a loving home! Just look at those faces! Contact Ali Wruble for more details.
Have a great week!

Contact Denise Wager with suggestions, comments, and content.
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