Past events

19
Apr
2018
The Trump Muslim Ban
5.30PM to 6.30PM Public lecture
  • Professor Aaron Fellmeth, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University

Immediately after assuming office, President Donald Trump issued blanket suspensions on immigration from seven Muslim countries, including refugees, valid visa holders, and lawful permanent residents.

19
Apr
2018
Shiri Krebs
1.00PM to 2.00PM College seminar
  • Shiri Krebs, Deakin Law School

January 4, 2009: the 17th day of Israeli military offensive in Gaza begins: Palestinians report that Israeli forces fire several projectiles at the Al-Samouni family house, were dozens of unarmed civilians took shelter, killing 21 family members and injuring 19.

19
Apr
2018
Kim Rubenstein
9.00AM to 11.30AM Forum
  • Professor Kim Rubenstein

Women working and studying at ANU are invited to a special forum on Thursday 19 April, to inspire more ANU women to engage with the media.

18
Apr
2018
Gillian Triggs
7.00PM to 8.00PM Amnesty-ANU Law 2018 Speaker Series
  • Gillian Triggs, Former President of the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC)

Former President of the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) Gillian Triggs will examine the state of play of human rights in Australia and revisit the case for an Australian Bill of Rights. 

16
Apr
2018
Academic culture
6.30PM to 7.30PM Panel discussion
  • Professor Margaret Thornton, ANU College of Law

What's happened to academic freedom at universities? Have universities become too corporatised? What's the point of universities anyway?

10
Apr
2018
Trade
12.30PM to 1.30PM CIPL International Law Lunchtime Seminar
  • Associate Professor Sarah Heathcote, Deputy Director, Centre for International and Public Law
  • Simon Brinsmead, Senior Legal Officer, Office of International Law, Attorney-General’s Department

After a survey by Sarah Heathcote of the various methods of interpretation, whether of treaty instruments or different types of unilateral acts, Simon Brinsmead will discuss interpretation within the context of International Trade and Investment Law, focussing on the interpretation of services commitments in the WTO Agreement and of investment and services commitments in preferential trade agreements.

05
Apr
2018
Pro Bell
4.00PM to 5.30PM Seminar

Prof Bell heads the newly established Autonomy, Agency and Assurance (3A) Institute, launched in September 2017 by the ANU in collaboration with CSIRO's Data61, tasked with building a new applied science around the management of artificial intelligence, data, technology and their impact on humanity.

29
Mar
2018
Ruse-Khan
5.30PM to 7.00PM Seminar
  • Dr Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan

Associate Professor Henning Ruse-Khan is currently visiting the ANU College of Law. Henning is a Reader International and European Intellectual Property Law with the Faculty of Law at Cambridge University. He is also Co-Director of Centre for Intellectual Property and International Law and a Fellow and Director of Studies at King's College, Cambridge.

27
Mar
2018
David Manne
7.30PM to 8.30PM Amnesty-ANU Law 2018 Speaker Series
  • David Manne, Executive Director of Refugee Legal

Executive Director of Refugee Legal, David Manne, will assess the current state of asylum and refugee policy in Australia.

27
Mar
2018
Steve Mulroy
1.00PM to 2.00PM College seminar
  • Professor Steven Mulroy, University of Memphis

Professor Mulroy is currently researching and writing a book on US election reform which, among other things, seeks to find lessons from the Australian electoral experience.  It will examine the potential of replacing the plurality, winner-take-all system of electing members to the US House of Representatives with a more proportionate system. 

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