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Tuesday, 23 September 2014

 

Lecture: American Muslim Civil Rights After 9/11

Speaker: Faiza Patel, co-director of the Brennan Center National Security Program, will speak about how counterterrorism laws and policies affect American Muslims. For complete details, visit the event page.

12:30 p.m. | Room 3-02, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: FeerickCenter@law.fordham.edu

 

Lecture: Righting Wrongs in Court: Litigating and Prosecuting Human Rights Violations

Speaker: Aisling Reidy, senior legal advisor at Human Rights Watch, will talk about the different roles that NGOs can play in litigation strategy and the pros and cons of taking someone to court. Part of the Brown Bag Lunch Series. For complete details, visit the event page.

12:30 p.m. | Room 3-01, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: Zach Hudson, zhudson1@law.fordham.edu

 

25Live Town Hall Meeting

25Live, a space reservation and online event scheduling software, will hold a meeting regarding university policies on the use of space and how to use their system.

1 p.m. | Flom Auditorium, William D. Walsh Family Library, Rose Hill Campus

Contact: 25Live_Feedback@fordham.edu

 

Daily Masses

To view all three campuses’ daily Masses, visit Campus Ministry’s website.

 

Athletic Events

To view schedules, visit the Fordham Sports website

 

News Flash

 

A Warm Welcome for Fordham’s Newest Landmark

Nearly 1,000 people flooded Robert Moses Plaza to celebrate the ribbon-cutting for the new law school, including former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg and Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.

 

Fordham Event Will Help Shape Vatican Views on Global Poverty and Development

Fordham will host a two-day conference, “Poverty and Development: A Catholic Perspective,” on Sept. 26 during which high-level church officials will come together to inform Pope Francisabout the needs of the developing world. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.

 

Rams Retain Liberty Cup

For the fifth straight year, the Rams defeated the Columbia Lions in the annual Liberty Cup battle. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s athletics page.

 

Acumen CEO: Investing Can Drive Social Change

Jacqueline Novogratz, founder and CEO of Acumen, visited Fordham to deliver a lecture on impact-driven leadership and investing as a means to achieve social change. For complete details, read the article on the Gabelli School’s blog.

 

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