October 11, 2017

Sustained Dialogue Facilitator Trainings

Friday, September 29, 2017
Location: Student Life University of Denver

Sustained Dialogue Facilitator Training’s
Sept. 29 – Oct. 1, 2017 (Fri.-Sun.)
Inclusive Leader Training: Fri. evening through Sat. lunch (first 8 hours only)
Dialogue Facilitator Training: Fri. evening through Sun. early afternoon (full 16 hours)

Oct. 20 – 22, 2017 (Fri.-Sun.)
Sustained Dialogue Retreat Facilitator Training: Fri. evening through Sun. early afternoon * *To participate, you MUST have completed a previous SD facilitator 16 hour training in either Jan. or Sept. 2017

Apply online today at: tinyurl.com/DUdialogues

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CLR - Case Law Research II

Monday, October 9, 2017
Location: Law 212

Building off of Case Law Research I, the next step is to learn how to research case law online. This class will focus on learning how to find cases and create efficient searches on the major legal research databases. These classes lay a foundation for getting into the wonderful world of case law research.

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Hurricane Relief Fundraiser

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 8:30am - Friday, October 13, 2017 at 1:30pm
Location: Forum

Natural Disaster Fundraiser
October 11-13, The Forum 
In light of all the recent natural disasters, PILG is hosting a fundraiser. Please stop by between 8:30 am and 1:30 pm and donate to relief efforts in Puerto Rico by purchasing some delicious baked goods! All proceeds going directly to hurricane relief. If you’re not hungry, make a donation at one of the kiosks to one of the following websites:

♣ One America Appeal https://www.oneamericaappeal.org
The One America Appeal was launched by all five living former American Presidents to encourage their fellow citizens to support recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey (Texas), and has been expanded to include areas most affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria (Florida and Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands). 100 cents out of every dollar donated goes to hurricane recovery. All monies collected will be distributed immediately to the designated recovery funds. All donations are also tax-deductible.
You may choose to donate to all hurricane relief efforts or only one specific area.

♣ Best Friends Animal Society https://bestfriends.org/
Best Friends’ disaster response team is deploying to Texas to rescue stranded animals, deliver supplies to hard-hit shelters, transport displaced shelter pets and support emergency sheltering efforts and helping to reunite families with lost pets of Hurricane Irma in Florida.
Donations will be spent on recovery efforts in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey or Irma, helping reunite pets with families, connecting animals turned into shelters with new homes, and helping the Houston area rescue groups shelters recover and rebuild and assisting Florida’s rescues and shelters in reestablishing their operations.

♣ Hispanic Federation https://hispanicfederation.org
Hispanic Federation launched the UNIDOS Disaster Relief Fund to help meet hurricane-related needs and recovery in Puerto Rico. 100% of your donation to UNIDOS goes to help children and families recover from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria.

♣ United for Puerto Rico http://unidosporpuertorico.com/en/
United for Puerto Rico is an initiative brought forth by the First Lady of Puerto Rico, Beatriz Rosselló, in collaboration with the private sector, with the purpose of providing aid and support to those affected in Puerto Rico by the passage of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane María. 100% of the proceeds will go to helping the victims affected by these natural disasters in Puerto Rico.

♣ Hurricane Maria Community Relief & Recovery Fund https://connect.clickandpledge.com/w/Form/cb4a3c78-5694-4324-bead-42c8ad94c1bf
This fund is governed by grassroots organizations in Puerto Rico. One hundred percent of monies raised will be used to support immediate relief, recovery, and equitable rebuilding in Puerto Rico for the communities hit hardest by the storm.

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A Career in Criminal Justice

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Law 125

This event will feature Michael Dougherty, current assistant district attorney in Jefferson County, as well as candidate for Colorado Attorney General. Dougherty will lead an interactive session about questions about the criminal justice system, including challenges faced by prosecutors and public perception, and discuss the various players and roles in government for people interested in pursuing the public good from “inside the system. Now more than ever, the Attorney General of each state is at the forefront when it comes to protecting individual rights, immigrants, and the environment, and Michael will discuss this role as well.

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Legal Observer & ICE Raid Training

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Law 165

On October 11, Whitney Leeds from the National Lawyers Guild will be conducting a legal observer training at DU Law.
NO LEGAL EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED, and this event is open to all DU students, not just law students
-People who complete the single 2.5 hour course (from 6:00pm-8:30pm on October 11 in Room LAW 165) can become qualified to be dispatched as NLG legal observers

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