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Monday Morning E-mail

Week of November 21, 2016

Greetings BU Law!

Below please find the SGA Monday Morning E-mail for the week of November 21, 2016. If you would like to submit to the Monday Morning E-mail, please register here. Remember, all submissions are due by 5pm on Sunday.

If you have any comments or suggestions, please e-mail us at sgalaw@bu.edu.

What's in this edition?

  1. Bar Review at White Horse Tavern!
  2. WLA Annual Canned Food Drive
  3. Let's Talk About Thanksgiving: Eat and Learn
  4. ACS Discussion Panel: Merrick Garland and the Future of Judicial Nominations Under a Trump Presidency
  5. Let's Talk About Thanksgiving: Eat and Learn
  6. St. Gallen Symposium Info Session
  7. Post-Election Projections: 100 days and more
  8. BU Law Holiday Mixer!

Student Government Association

1) Bar Review at White Horse Tavern!
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Who: Student Government Association
When: From Thursday, December 01, 2016, 9:00 PM to Friday, December 02, 2016, 2:00 AM
Where: White Horse Tavern, 116 Brighton Ave, Boston, MA 02134
What: Come take a break from outlining to have a drink with friends at this neighborhood favorite. We hope to see you there!
Website: http://www.thecornerboston.com
Contact: sgalaw@bu.edu

This Week

2) WLA Annual Canned Food Drive
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When: From Monday, November 21, 2016, 9:00 AM to Monday, November 28, 2016, 1:00 AM
Where: Table in McCausland Commons
What: Women's Law Association is hosting its annual canned food drive! We will be collecting canned goods for Rosie's Place. Several professors will be granting immunity from cold calling or participating in some other way if you bring your canned goods to class! Look out for announcements from WLA reps in your class regarding details. If your professors are not participating, we hope you will still donate! Please drop off donations at our table in McCausland Commons on Monday or Tuesday from 12-2.
Website: http://www.rosiesplace.org
Contact: Kkulzer@bu.edu

3) Let's Talk About Thanksgiving: Eat and Learn
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When: Monday, November 21, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: BU Alley (the basement of GSU)
What: Native American and Other Indigenous Populations Law Student Association (NALSA) is hosting its annual Thanksgiving lunch on Monday, November 21 from 1 to 3pm! This year, our feast will be held in the GSU Alley (it's in the basement of the GSU). We will be serving traditional Thanksgiving delights - including turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and apple pie. There will be seating but this is not a sit down meal so feel free to come for as much as you can. Come, eat, and learn a little about Native American tradition!
Contact: ccarini@bu.edu

4) ACS Discussion Panel: Merrick Garland and the Future of Judicial Nominations Under a Trump Presidency
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When: Monday, November 21, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Room 204
What: Please join the American Constitution Society as we host a panel of faculty members in order to give a retrospective view of President Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland, a discussion of legal issues surrounding judicial nominations in general, and a look forward at what Supreme Court nominations may look like under a Trump presidency. Food will be served!
Website: http://www.acslaw.org/chapters/ma/boston-university-school-of-law
Contact: acslawbuchapter@gmail.com

5) Let's Talk About Thanksgiving: Eat and Learn
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When: Monday, November 21, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: BU Alley (the basement of GSU)
What: Event is today! The Native American Law Student Association is hosting its annual Thanksgiving dinner TODAY, Monday the 21st in the BU Alley, AKA the basement of GSU. Come for the discussion and stay for the gravy. Event will be from 1-3pm. There will be places to sit and eat, but feel free to come and go anytime during this period. See you there!
Contact: ccarini@bu.edu

Next Week

6) St. Gallen Symposium Info Session
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When: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Room 418
What: Would you like to present your disruptive ideas to world leaders such as Christine Lagarde, International Monetary Fund, Dominic Barton, McKinsey & Co., Professor Niall Ferguson, Harvard University, Jack Ma, Alibaba.com, and Dr. Tony Tan Keng Yam, President Republic of Singapore? If your answer is "yes", join the Symposium Information Session on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 at 1:00 p.m. in Room 418 School of Law Boston University (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/st-gallen-symposium-information-session-at-the-boston-university-tickets-29197372126 ) Discuss your ideas, create an impact, win CHF 20,000.– and enjoy an all-expenses-covered trip to Switzerland. Seize the opportunity and qualify as one of 200 “Leaders of Tomorrow” for the 47th St. Gallen Symposium (www.symposium.org) by competing for the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award. The 47th St. Gallen Symposium will be held from 3–5 May 2017 at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, under the topic “The dilemma of disruption”. The St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award is the world’s most prestigious essay competition of its kind giving you the extraordinary opportunity to share your voice and opinion with some of the world’s most influential leaders and decision makers. Have a look at the competition question and requirements at www.symp.sg/competition, register now to receive the latest news and tips, and hand in your essay no later than 1 February 2017. To get more insights check out our YouTube Channel on www.youtube.com/user/StGallenSymposium. Share and follow us on Facebook. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you in May 2017 in Switzerland!
Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/st-gallen-symposium-information-session-at-the-boston-university-tickets-29197372126
Contact: jcollin3@bu.edu

7) Post-Election Projections: 100 days and more
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When: Thursday, December 01, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Room 103, overflow in 102
What: BU Law faculty project on the Trump administration’s first 100 days, and the potential effect of the system’s checks-and-balances. Student opportunities for engagement will also be presented.
Contact: studaff@bu.edu

8) BU Law Holiday Mixer!
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When: Thursday, December 01, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Where: Atrium
What: Celebrate the season with faculty, staff, and classmates! Appetizers, desserts, a gourmet hot chocolate station, and more!
Contact: studaff@bu.edu

Again, if you have any questions about the SGA, please write to sgalaw@bu.edu. If you would like to submit to the Monday Morning E-mail, please register here. Remember, all submissions are due by 5pm on Sunday.

Thanks and have a great week!

All the best,

Your SGA