The University of Minnesota Law School proudly hosts a variety of events open to the local legal community and to the public. Please note that many events are online at the moment due to the coronavirus pandemic. The event format is listed on each corresponding event page below.

La Triste Frontera – The Sad Border and the American Dream

June 3, 2022, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, online

A medical-legal symposium addressing border-related dangers and traumas created by US immigration laws and policies, the lasting impact on migrants to the US, and collaborative health, legal and policy strategies to build community support for migrants and assist with the healing process.

5 CLE credits will be requested
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Minnesota Law Review Volume 107 Symposium

October 7, 2022, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, online

Christopher Columbus Langdell implemented the case method while he was the Dean of Harvard Law School from 1870 to 1895. Although many additions to the law school curriculum have been made since then—e.g., legal writing courses, legal practice courses, and clinics—the core of legal instruction remains has remained stagnant for more than a century and a quarter.

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