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UF Law Federalist Society Chapter to host National Student Symposium

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Federalist Society Student Chapter will host the 33rd Federalist Society National Student Symposium, March 7-8 at UF’s J. Wayne Reitz Union. With only one exception in the last 32 years, the student conference has been hosted by a law school ranked in the top […]

Feb. 21, 2014 – Gator Perspectives of Florida’s Process of Government

Symposium and CLS Community Dinner Sponsored by: Christian Legal Society, UF Law Chapter Friday, February 21, 2014 Symposium: 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Networking reception to follow. Community Dinner: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Location: UF Law Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center Symposium: Celebrating “President’s Day” Week Gator Perspectives of Florida’s Process of Government 2.0 […]

Feb. 20-22, 2014 – Public Interest Environmental Conference

UF Law campus “Feeding the Future: Shrinking Resources, Growing Population and a Warming Planet.” 2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the PIEC. This year the conference will focus on the legal and environmental challenges that a growing population, a rapidly changing climate and shrinking natural resources present to agricultural production, and the efforts that are […]

Feb. 19-21, 2014 – Inaugural Florida Tax Institute

Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay The University of Florida Levin College of Law Graduate Tax Program, along with the Florida Tax Education Foundation, Inc. presents the inaugural Florida Tax Institute, a two-and-a-half day conference that will bring together notable tax experts including speakers form the Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, practitioners and […]

Center on Children & Families Neuroscience Events

Peace4Gainesville  Over 300 community professionals…in one large hall….with one goal…to bring trauma responsive care to the Alachua County’s children. A daylong conference featuring international experts in brain development, founders of one of the nation’s leading trauma-informed communities, state-wide agencies implementing trauma-based policies and programs, and local speakers with a vision for Peace4Gainesville . Learn more about […]

20th annual Public Interest Environmental Conference looks to the future

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – This year may be the 20th annual Public Interest Environmental Conference at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, but rather than looking back at years’ past, the program will look ahead with “Feeding the Future: Shrinking Resources, Growing Population and a Warming Planet.” More specifically, the PIEC will focus on […]

Feb. 13 – 2014, 30th annual Maguire Competition

UF Law Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center courtroom All the justices of the Florida Supreme Court will once again visit the University of Florida Levin College of Law to hear oral arguments in the 30th annual Maguire Appellate Advocacy Competition on Thursday, Feb. 13, at 10 a.m. in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center courtroom. […]

Feb. 13, 2014 – Trayvon Martin, Race Rights and Justice Panel

UF Law Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom, HOL 180 6 – 8 p.m. Duke University Sociology Professor Eduardo Bonilla-Silva will present a keynote lecture centered around the Trayvon Martin case, followed by responses from a panel of experts including UF Law Professor and CSRRR Director Kathryn Russell-Brown and UF Anthropology and African-American Studies Professor Faye Harrison. […]

“State and Local Elections: Rights and Wrongs” – 2014 Nelson Symposium webcasts

webcasts of the Event The topic of the 13th Annual Richard E. Nelson Symposium—state and local elections—is a vital concern to lawyers (in many important fields) and laypeople alike. The stellar group of national and state experts participating in the Nelson Symposium explored the status of the Voting Rights Act after the U.S. Supreme Court’s […]