Ved Nanda Center for International Law News
OpEd - Denver Post: Giant Steps Toward Energy Justice
May 14, 2016
OpEd – Denver Post: Giant Steps Toward Energy Justice
May 14, 2016
Professor Ved Nanda’s most recent Opinion published in the Denver Post , Posted: 05/14/2016 05:00:00 PM MST
Human Privacy vs. Data Privacy: How Does Your Nation Define Abuse?
April 05, 2016
Ten transnational, multidisciplinary legal scholars and professional will explore tensions in their nation over the power struggle for equal human rights protections compared with recent protections to prevent unwanted data invasion. MYCY Radio Production Studio will broadcast this discussion Live from the UN Buffer Zone in the last divided capital city in the world, Nicosia, Cyprus.
1 CLE credit
Friday, April 15th | 9 – 10am | LAW 170 Ricketson Law Building
For questions contact Anne Aguirre, email@example.com
Sponsored by the Ved Nanda Center, One Woman At A Time, MYCY radio.eu, University of Lancaster-Cyprus, University of Nicosia, University of Cyprus, goap Centro antiviolenza, younicef for unicef, and the Sturm College of Law.
Register Now! 2016 DJILP International Law Award Dinner
March 24, 2016
Register Now to join us Tuesday, April 19th, 6-9pm for DJILP’s 2016 International Law Alumni Award dinner and silent auction. You definitely don’t want to miss this!
This year’s Distinguished International Law Alumni award will be presented to Doug Scrivner, JD’77, former Editor-in-Chief of the Denver Journal of Law & Policy, Chair of the University’s Board of Trustees, and tireless supporter of the Law School and Nanda Center.
The keynote this year will be the Henry and Mary Bryan Lecture on International Law presented by the Honorable Sid Brooks, retired US Bankruptcy Court judge and Nanda Center Board member chair of the Brooks-Nanda Russian Law Fellow program.
We hope you will join us in honoring Doug and Sid for their commitment and generosity to the University of Denver, the Sturm College of Law, and the Nanda Center.
Ten years ago, on the 40th anniversary of Professor Ved Nanda’s teaching at the University of Denver, Doug inspired and committed to the creation of the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law. Doug, along with several other generous sponsors, made the vision of the Center a reality. Both Doug and Sid have been dedicated and inspirational advocates for the mission of the Nanda Center and we are deeply honored to recognize their work and efforts on behalf of the University, Law School, and the Nanda Center.
Interested in China and the Impact of the TPP? Don’t miss this.
March 18, 2016
The Labor Clauses in TPP: Its Impact on China’s Industrial Relations, Labor law and Beyond
Sponsored by the Korbel School’s Center for China—U.S. Cooperation, visiting distinguished scholar Dr. Yongqian Tu will present as part of Korbel’s Jackson/Ho China Forum. The Forum, funded by the William Sharpless Jackson, Jr. Endowment, brings prominent scholars, government officials, business leaders, and other professionals to the University of Denver to address issues related to China and China-U.S. relations. The forum is open to both the University community and the general public.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Ben Cherrington Hall, Room 301
RSVP Required — Lunch Provided
Dr. Yongqian Tu is Professor in School of Labor and Human Resources of Remin University of China. He received his Ph.D. and LLM degrees from China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing and Central China University of Finance and Political Sciences in Wuhan. Tu’s research covers law, management, sociology and economics. He has published many academic articles in Chinese in the China’s academic journals and 2 monographs, Toxic Torts with Latent Harm and Law of Torts. He was a visiting scholar at the Center for China-US Cooperation, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver in 2015.
International Volunteer Opportunities with One Heart Source
March 17, 2016
One Heart Source is an international 501©3 non-profit focused on collaboration, design, and implementation of programs focused on student mentorship, intercultural experience and dialogue in South Africa and Jamaica. Since 2008, over 1,000 students from 100 universities have participated in our programs.
One Heart Source is currently accepting applications for our 2016 Volunteer Programs. We are offering a variety of 1, 2, and 4 week programs in Jamaica and South Africa this summer!
- Develop the international experience graduate schools and employers look for
- Gain skills in academic tutoring, international communication, and community outreach
- Mentor students to realize academic growth and cultivate lifelong relationships
- Partner with local communities to experience a global perspective
- Connect to an international network designing global uplift
Apply for our Volunteer Programs: 2016 Application
Next Application Deadline: March 25
For more info: oneheartsource.org
The Denver Journal of Intl Law & Policy wants YOU!
February 26, 2016
The Denver Journal of International Law & Policy has been a definitive voice in its field for over four decades. The Journal was founded by Professor Ved Nanda in 1971 and has enjoyed the guidance of a world-class Board of Advisors. It is the second oldest international law journal in the United States of America and is ranked internationally.
The Journal is an entirely student run and organized publication at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. The Journal is published four times a year thanks to its dedicated staff and editorial board.
Apply now to join the Board of the Journal and become a part of DU’s International Law legacy.
Check out More Info for more information and how to apply.
Video Link Available for the 2016 Conference on Tibet
February 22, 2016
The audio-visual of the Tibet — Rights, Reality, and the Law event is Now Available.
For information on the speakers and program, please see the Recent Events Page.Questions or Comments — Anne Aguirre, firstname.lastname@example.org
OpEd - Denver Post: Ending the war in Syria is critical
January 26, 2016
Professor Ved Nanda’s most recent Opinion published in , Posted: 01/08/2016 12:00:00 PM MST
Updated Submission Date for Sutton Writing Competition
January 19, 2016
Submissions for the Leonard v.B. Sutton International Law Essay Competition are now due Monday, February 1st.
Detailed information may be found at the the Sutton Writing Competition webpage
Extremism and Islamophobia in Perspective
January 14, 2016
Join the University of Denver for a Keynote, Faculty Panel, and Workshop on this very important issue.
“Understanding ISIS’ Appeal” — Keynote Talk by Mia Bloom, Professor of Communication, Georgia State University
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | Reiman Theatre (Margery Reed) | 6:30 pm Coffee & Cookies
For more information: Mia Bloom
“The US and Extremism”— Faculty Panel with Joanne Cummings (Air Force Academy), Nader Hashemi (Korbel School), Seth Masket (Political Science), Andrea Stanton (Religious Studies
Friday, January 22, 2016 | Anderson Academic Commons, 290 | 10:15 am — Lunch served ~ 12:30 pm
For more information: Panel
“Addressing Islamophobia” — Workshop by Caherine Orsborn (facilitator), Nabil Echchaibi (CU Boulder), Tay Minshall (Muslim Law Students Association), et. al.
Friday, January 22, 2016 | Anderson Academic Commons, 290 | 1:45 – 3:30 pm
For more information: Workshop
The Ved Nanda Center for International & Comparative Law is proud to be a sponsor along with the following: Office of the Chancellor, AHSS Dean’s Office, AHSS Student Advisory Council, Colorado EU Center of Excellence, Chaplain’s Office, Center for Judaic Studies, Center for Middle East Studies, Center for World Languages & Cultures, Center on Rights Development, DU Service & Change, Gender & Women’s Studies Program, DU-Iliff Joint Doctoral Program, Global Health Affairs, Interfaith Advocates, Languages & Literatures Dept, ME Discussion Group, Muslim Law Students Association, Office of International Education, Office of Internationalization, Philosophy Dept, Political Science Dept, Religious Studies Dept, Saudi Students Association, Social Justice LLC