ILS Upcoming Events: September

Please see below for important announcements regarding membership, volunteer opportunities, and events taking place in the coming weeks:

Membership Dues

All students interested in becoming members of ILS must submit their dues by October 1. Dues are a one-time fee of $10 and contribute to the multitude of events that we host throughout the year. Membership also secures benefits such as access to our e-mails, and discounts to future events, such as our February Embassy Gala! We will be collecting dues  Tuesday and Thursday, from 12 – 2 p.m. in the hard lounge. You can also leave cash or checks in an envelope in our Treasurer’s student mailbox (Ariana Sarfarazi, 2L). The mailboxes are located on third floor Lerner. If you chose this option, please send an email directly to Ariana to let her know. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Ariana or myself in the coming weeks.

Opportunity Event — Planning Committee

If you would are interested in putting on future international law events on campus, please let us know! Please also include your specific areas of interests. 

Wellness Wednesday Hosted by ILS! 

Come relax for a bit this Wednesday, September 26 and join ILS for a Carmen Sandiego-themed Wellness Wednesday! Games, movies, and international snacks will be provided!

Brown Bag Lunch: “Careers in International Arbitration for Young Lawyers”

On Tuesday, September 25, the DC Bar International Dispute Resolution Committee, together with the Dispute Resolution Interest Group of the American Society of International Law and the Georgetown International Law Society, will hold a free brownbag lunch program on “Careers in International Arbitration for Young Lawyers?”  The brownbag will be held at the offices of Arnold & Porter LLP, 555 12th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., Paul Porter Room, 10th Floor, from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.  Bring your own lunch or pick it up at the A&P cafeteria (3rd floor) before the program.  While the event is free, advance registration is requested to ensure adequate seating.  Please let Kelby Ballena (kelby.ballena@aporter.com) know if you plan to attend.

Event — Student And Alumni Networking Reception 

All students are invited to join GW Law alumni for a networking reception featuring drinks and hors d’oeuvres. The reception will be from 5-6 p.m. in the Dee Kelly Student Commons on Saturday, September 29. Please email alumni@law.gwu.edu to RSVP.