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Monique Dixon Invited as Panelist on John Hopkins Event, "Social Movements and Security Sector Reform in America"Event Date(s):February 23, 2015Rome Building of Johns Hopkin SAIS1619 Massachusetts Ave., N.W.Washington, DC 20036
On February 23rd at 10:30 am, LDF Senior Policy Counsel Monique Dixon will speak on a panel titled "Social Movements and Security Sector Reform in America," co-hosted by the Global Security and Conflict Management Club, and the Africa Association at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
Recent events like those in Ferguson, New York, and Florida have given birth to the #blacklivesmatter movement and brought about a real need for how communities and individuals of color should be policed and protected.
Event Date(s):February 22, 2015Victoria Theater1 Center St.Newark, NJ 07102
The PSEG and the PSEG Employee Resource Groups True Diversity Film Series
Sunday, February 22 at 3pm
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Event Date(s):February 20, 2015
Black History Month Panel:
"Celebrating Women of the Civil Rights Movement"
The panel, moderated by Vanessa De Luca, Editor-in-Chief of Essence magazine, will be a discussion among different generations of women about their roles fighting for change, and how they are continuing that movement today.
DATE: February 20, 2015
LOCATION: The White House, Washington, D.C.
TIME: 3:45 PM – 5:20 PM
Event Date(s):February 19, 2015PLI New York Center1177 Avenue of the Americas 2nd floor, Entrance on 45th StreetNew York, NY 10036
On Thursday February 19th, LDF Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson participated in the Practising Law Institute's seminar entitled "Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice", joining a renowned faculty of attorneys and diversity professionals to discuss significant legal developments that impact diversity, implicit bias, the
Event Date(s):February 18, 2015NYU School of Law40 Washington Square South Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt HallNew York, NY 10012
IJA Public Policy Series - No. 2:
in Police ‘Excessive Force’ Cases
INSTITUTE OF JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION at NYU School of Law
co-sponsored by the BLACK ALLIED LAW STUDENTS ASSOCIATION
IJA PUBLIC POLICY SERIES NO. 2:
IN POLICE 'EXCESSIVE FORCE' CASES
February 18, 2015
Event Date(s):February 12, 2015Columbia Law School435 W. 116th Street Jerome Greene Hall, Room 106New York, NY 10027-7297
THE PAUL ROBESON LECTURE
WITH GUEST SPEAKER SHERRILYN IFILL
PRESIDENT AND DIRECTOR-COUNSEL, NAACP LEGAL DEFENSE AND EDUCATIONAL FUND
Swarns to Give Keynote Address at The Newark Area Office of the U.S. EEOC Black History Month CelebrationEvent Date(s):February 11, 2015
THE NEWARK AREA OFFICE OF THE U.S. EEOC
CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO OUR
Black History Month
Our Theme: A Century of Black Life, History and Culture
Guest Speaker: Dr. Margaret Stevens
Director Urban Issues Institute, Essex County College
Event Date(s):February 11, 2015East Capitol St NE & First St NE SVC 212-10Washington, DC 20004
Event Date(s):February 9, 2015University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law500 W. Baltimore St. Westminster Hall - Maryland Carey LawBaltimore, MD 21201
LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill and LDF Board Chair Professor David Mills Discuss 21st Century Civil Rights at Stanford LawEvent Date(s):February 6, 2015Stanford Law School559 Nathan Abbott Way Room 280AStanford, CA 94305
On February 6, 2015, Stanford Law School welcomed LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill, to campus for a "21st Century Civil Rights Dialogue" with Professor David Mills, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Legal Defense Fund.
The event was part of the school's "SLS for Justice" campaign, a series of events and educational programming focused on race, policing, and the criminal justice system. You can watch in it's entirety below: