Dean's Colloquium Speakers

Southern Illinois University

Dean's Colloquium Speakers



Dean's Colloquium Speakers

Dr. Oonagh B. Breen

Senior Lecturer in Law, Sutherland School of Law, University College Dublin

Monday, October 20, 2014

Public Lecture - "The European Foundation Statute: Prospects and Pitfalls" @ 5 pm - Courtroom

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Student Lecture - "The Irish Legal System and the Differences between Solicitors and Barristers” @ 2:30 pm - Auditorium

Gary G. Grindler

Partner, King & Spalding

Prior to joining King & Spalding’s Special Matters/Government Investigations Practice Group in 2013, Mr. Grindler served as acting Deputy Attorney General of the U.S. Department of Justice, the second highest-ranking official in the Department, and Chief of Staff to the Attorney General.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Faculty Luncheon - Stone Center @ 12:45 p.m.

Public Lecture - Courtroom @ 5:00 p.m.

The Government's Exercise of Discretion: DOJ Priorities and Policy Considerations 

Professor Judith D. Fischer

University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

How to Do Better Than Strunk & White - Courtroom @ 12:15 p.m.

Professor Fischer has done detailed studies of language use in the legal field. Students are welcome to attend, particularly journal editors and advocacy teams.

Gender-Neutral Language in Court Opinions – Courtroom @ 5:00 p.m.

The Women’s Law Forum and the University’s Women’s Studies program are co-sponsoring this presentation. Everyone in the university and beyond is welcome to attend the afternoon presentation.