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The Schell Center organizes frequent panels, lectures, and conferences on human rights topics. Major events include theHuman Rights Workshop: Current Events and Issues and the annual Robert L. Bernstein International Human Rights Symposium.

Upcoming Events

Monday, Sept. 15, 6:10 PM (Room 129)
Introduction to Human Rights Programs at YLS
(Informational session for first-year students)

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 12:10 PM (Room 122)
Role of the U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues
in Forging International Criminal Justice

Ambassador David Scheffer, Mayer Brown/Robert A. Helman Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law
(co-sponsored with Yale Society of International Law)

Thursday, Oct. 23, 6:10 PM
(Room 129)
Human Rights Abuses in the Fight Against Terror
Mark Mazzetti
, National Security Correspondent, The New York Times

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 6:10 PM(Room 128)

The Colombian Peace Process
Michael Reed-Hurtado, Yale Coca-Cola World Fund Faculty Fellow
Adam Isacson, Senior Associate for Regional Security Policy, Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA)
Mary Roldán, Dorothy Epstein Professor of Latin American History, Hunter College/CUNY
(Co-sponsored with Yale Political Science Department)