I was struck by the number of wonderful opportunities made available to our students (in just a three-day period this week) by our student organizations. Check out the list below:
WOMEN’S LEGAL ASSOCIATION “LEAN IN” BOOK DISCUSSION AND PANEL PRESENTATION
Tuesday, March 4, 4:00-6:00pm. Followed by a reception with the Panelists. The Pepperdine Women’s Legal Association is pleased to present “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead.” Join a panel of distinguished guests including Lee S. Edmon, the first female Los Angeles Superior Court judge, as well as Amy Fisch Solomon of Girardi & Keese; Susan Koehler Sullivan of Sedgwick LLP; Margaret P. Stevens of Stevens Law; and Sarah E. Luppen of Harder Mirell & Abrams LLP.
SELS SPEAKER MARCH 4 (ENTERTAINMENT AGENTS) & MARCH 6 (NCAA ENFORCEMENT)
SELS will be hosting Pepperdine alumnus, Vikki Karan, on Tuesday, March 4, at 12:30pm in the Mendenhall Appellate Court Room. Vikki manages the client services department at the William Morris Endeavor talent agency. She will be speaking on the role the agent plays in the entertainment industry. Vikki is a brilliant, charismatic, and energetic woman and if you are at all interested in entertainment this event is a MUST SEE! There will also be a small reception in Classroom B following the meeting for SELS members to network with Vikki. Lunch will be provided. Additionally, SELS will host Katherine Sulentic, Assistant Director of Enforcement, on Thursday, March 6, at 12:30pm in the Mendenhall Appellate Court Room. Lunch will be provided.
JOURNAL OF BUSINESS, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, AND THE LAW
JBEL’s Spring 2014 Symposium, originally scheduled for February 26, will now be on Wednesday, March 5, from 12:30–1:30pm, in the Mendenhall Appellate Courtroom. The panel will discuss crowdfunding: what it is, how it affects business financing, and how it is likely to shape the future of corporate investments. The event is open to all students. Lunch will be served.
AMERICAN CONSTITUTION SOCIETY
ACS will be sponsoring district Judge Otis D. Wright II. Judge Wright will be speaking about patent trolling on Wednesday, March 5, at 12:30pm in Classroom C. Lunch will be served.
Assistant Dean for Student Life