Justice Jackson Centennial: New York City EventNov. 15, 2012, 6:00 p.m.Princeton Club of New York - 15 West 43rd Street, N.Y.C.
The year-long Centennial
Celebration of Justice Jackson's graduation from Albany Law School will
conclude with this N.Y.C. program on Jackson's Albany experience.
Jackson in AlbanyFeb. 2, 2012, 5:00 p.m.Dean Alexander Moot CourtroomThe year of events kicked off with a panel discussion on Jackon's Albany experience. Speakers will include:Victoria A. Graffeo '77, Associate Judge of the Court of Appeals, set the stage by describing legal education, and specifically the Albany Law School experience, in 1912.Professor John Q. Barrett, St. John's University School of Law and Elizabeth S. Lenna Fellow at the Robert H. Jackson Center, talked about Jackson's time in Albany.Paul Grondahl, Albany historian, book author and Times Union reporter, talked about life in Albany in 1912.Click here for event photos.Click here to view video of event.
Movie NightFeb. 22, 2012, 5:00 p.m. Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom"Nuremberg" starring Alec Baldwin as Justice JacksonHosted by the Student Bar Association
March 15, 2012 Papers are due for the cash-prize Justice Robert H. Jackson Centennial Student Writing Competition
April 12-14, 2012Africa and International Law: Taking Stock and Moving Forward, featuring the annual Justice Jackson Lecture Justice Jackson Lecture SeriesThursday, April 12, 2012 - 4:00 p.m.Dean Alexander Moot CourtroomSpeaker: Fatou Bensouda, Deputy Prosecutor, International Criminal Court, The HagueSpeakers for the larger conference include:Dr. Willy Mutunga, Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of KenyaAdama Dieng, Registrar of the International Criminal Tribunal and UN Assistant Secretary GeneralAbdul Koroma (Sierra Leone), former Judge of the International Court of Justice, The Hague