The Annual GW International Law Society Gala


The International Law Society
invites you to the

Annual Embassy Gala

Graciously hosted by his excellency, Carlos Urrutia

Ambassador of Colombia to the U.S.

March 14 from 6:30 – 9:00 P.M.

At the Ambassador’s Residence
1520 20th Street NW, Washington DC

South American hors d’oeuvres & cocktails included

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Click the PayPal link below to buy tickets until March 12. Tickets will also be sold in school after spring break.

GW ILS Member $10.00 USD

Non-member $20.00 USD

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ILS Embassy Gala
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International Law Week Schedule Release!

 Announcing the schedule of events for GW Law’s annual International Law Week –

February 11th to 15th, 2013

The Theme:

Monday, February 11
Cultural Fair–  Explore The World From the Comfort Of Your Own Law School
Kelly Lounge 10am-12pm

Film: Dangerous Living: Coming Out in the Developing World
Co Hosted with Lambda Law
LL 102 8:00 pm

Tuesday, February 12
Tour of the Organization of American States
Meet by the Info Desk at 9:00 am

The Culture of Saudi Arabia
Hosted by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Come for a fun evening of film, discussion, and fashion show on the Cultural of Saudi Arabia
6:30 pm, Saudi Arabian Embassy (near Watergate)

Refreshments to follow

Wednesday, February 13

ICC (Int’l Criminal Court) Reception On The Crime of Aggression
Guest Speakers: Profs. Matheson and Murphy.
L302, 4:00 pm


Thursday, February 14*
2013 International Law Week Keynote Address
Speaker Juan Mendez, an internationally recognized human rights advocate
Moot Court Room, 12:00 pm

Friday, February 15
A Discussion on Cybersecurity and international relations
SCC, 11am-12pm

 We are so excited to host you all during this great nod to the field of international law and practice!



Thinking About Studying Abroad?

… Then you definitely won’t want to miss the great events planned for tomorrow:

Info Session – Study Abroad & Exchange Programs – Wednesday, Feb 6 @ 12 pm Hosted by Dean Maggs and Associate Dean Karamanian. Location: LL102.  Destinations include: Italy, Netherlands, Mexico, Germany, & Canada!

Exchange Program Info Session Flyer


Info Session – GW-Oxford Int’l Human Rights Program – Wednesday, Feb 6 @ 5pm 
With Professor Ralph Steinhardt and Associate Dean Susan Karamanian. Location: Faculty Conference Center (Burns 5th floor)

GW-Oxford Summer Program Information

Also, see below for more opportunities for GW Law students:

Publishing Opportunity – The Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies (DJLS) is now accepting papers for its 22nd Volume (to be published in spring/summer 2013). Established in 1991, the DJLS operates out of the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is a non-profit, student-run academic journal  that offers undergraduate and graduate law students, as well as recent law graduates (within one year), the opportunity to have their work published to a broad, international subscription base.

Dalehouse Call for Submissions Winter 2013 Flyer

Volunteer Opportunity – Be a Bailiff or Timekeeper for the Jessup Int’l Moot Court

Calling all ILS members (not competing in Grenadier Moot Court Competition) to serve as bailiffs and time keepers during the Jessup Tournament. The available time slots include: Friday, February 22 from 9-11:30 am; 12-2:30 pm; or 3-5:30 pm. Saturday, February 23 from 9:30-12:00 pm and 12:30-3:00 pm. All timekeepers must arrive 45 minutes prior to their assigned slot.

To sign up, please email Austin Walsh (2L)