Posts by: blhernan

Diversity News Roundup-Student Spolight

As the semester comes to an end, I wanted to give the opportunity to share the voice of a student member of the BU Law community. Peter Alvarez is a graduating 3L. Peter and I have worked closely on several events and initiatives. Here Peter reflects on his time at BU Law: I came to […]

Diversity News Roundup-BLSA Edition

On April 12th the Black Law Students Association is hosting its Annual Conference and Gala: Lawyers As Leaders. The one-day conference is an opportunity for students, alumni, and local leaders to join in conversation about (in)justice, (in)equality, and (in)equity in our communities and the legal profession. The conference will focus on achieving success and using that […]

Diversity News Roundup February 2014

It has been a great semester of events thus far and March promises to be no different. On March 3 from 6-8pm LALSA will host a Carnaval Celebration in room 1270 with live music and food. OutLaw will have a trans rights focused event on March 20th with a guest speaker from the Gay and […]

Diversity News Roundup January 2014

Welcome back! The new year is upon us and another semester filled with great student programming and community events. The first Legacy Series event will be a screening of Young Lakota on February 6th from 1-2pm, room TBD. The screening is co-sponsored by Women’s Law Association, the Native American Law Students Association and Law Students […]

Diversity Fellowships and Internships

Happy Holidays! As you enjoy your much deserved time off, here are some opportunities that may be of interest. BBA Diversity and Inclusion Judicial Internship Program. Info session on the program will be on campus on Jan. 27th from 1-2pm in Barristers. Joint Minority Bar Judicial Internship Program. The Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship. Empire Justice […]

Diversity News Roundup November 2013

It’s hard to believe, but the semester is winding down. We’ve had some great events this semester from the BLSA/LALSA Welcome Back Dinner to NALSA’s Annual Thanksgiving Celebration. Next semester promises to be no different. In the meantime, below you will find some diversity events around Boston. Also, there’s been a lot going on in […]

Diversity News Roundup October 2013

We’ve been back almost two months and there have been so many great events on campus. In case you haven’t checked it out yet, the Student Affairs Office has a new Student Life Calendar to keep you up to date on what your fellow students are planning. The calendar will also include the Student Affairs […]

Diversity News Roundup September 2013

Welcome back! School has just begun and already we are so excited to hear about all the events happening on campus. The BU Law Legacy Series along with the BU School of Theology, BLSA, ACS and BU Law ACLU are screening the film The Worst of the Worst: Portrait of a Supermax Prison on October […]

Diversity News Roundup April 2013

Spring is here (well, sort of) which means the semester is almost over and finals are on the way. Before you escape to the land of studying, there are still some great on-campus events to attend. The final Legacy Series panel will be on April 8, from 1-2PM entitled Diversity in the Legal Profession: Presentation […]

Diversity News Roundup March 2013

March is Women’s History Month! Check out the Radical Women’s History Project where creator Shelby Knox highlights, “the accomplishments of the world’s women, explicitly centering women of color, indigenous, queer, trans, women with disabilities, and non-Western women.” A few ways you can celebrate Women’s History Month in Boston is to walk the Boston Women’s Heritage […]