Conferences & Major Events

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The law school hosts major conferences and symposia and brings thought leaders and nationally recognized advocates to campus (or Zoom, these days) for lively and enlightening conversations and presentations. Please join us!

Conferences

Upcoming Virtual Events and Fall Save the Dates
May 9, 2021
Northeastern University Commencement
The class of 2021 is invited to take part in Northeastern University’s main commencement ceremony on May 9 at Fenway Park.
May 12, 2021
Denise Carty-Bennia Memorial Bar Awards Reception
The 28th Annual Denise Carty-Bennia Memorial Bar Awards Reception will be held on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. All students, their families, the Alumni/ae Association board of directors, and faculty and staff of the law school are invited to this virtual event.
May 14, 2021
School of Law Commencement
The School of Law class of 2021 commencement ceremony will take place on May 14.
May 18, 2021
Poverty, Human Rights and Inequality: How to Address the Post-Pandemic Poverty Crisis
This webinar, sponsored by PHRGE, will focus on the intersection between poverty, human rights and inequality.
May 19, 2021
Confronting Racial Injustice Panel: The War on Drugs in Massachusetts: The Racial Impact of the School Zone Law and Other Mandatory Minimum Sentences
This panel is part of a five-part virtual series that will explore historical events in Massachusetts history in order to probe how slavery, racism and their legacies have and continue to influence the criminal justice system.
May 21, 2021
Women in the Law Conference
All In: Reimagining Inclusive Workplaces
June 7 - 11, 2021
Health Law Professors Conference
June 9, 2021
Confronting Racial Injustice Panel: The Charles Stuart Case: White Lies and Black Lives
This panel is part of a five-part virtual series that will explore historical events in Massachusetts history in order to probe how slavery, racism and their legacies have and continue to influence the criminal justice system.
June 11, 2021
Virtual Conference: Legal and Ethical Issues in Artificial Intelligence 2021
Northeastern University's School of Law and Roux Institute is pleased to partner with the Center for Law + Innovation at the University of Maine School of Law to host a virtual conference that will bring together leading attorneys, data scientists, business executives and academics from the US and EU to discuss law, policy, ethics and careers.
October 22-23, 2021
Reunion and Alumni/ae Weekend
Join us for a weekend of fun and friendship as we honor the classes of the 1950s, ’76, ’81, ’86, ’91, ’96, ’01, 2006, ’11 and ’16.