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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
Introduction to Human Rights Programs at YLS
(Informational session for first-year students)

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 12:10 PM

Talk by David Scheffer, Prof. Northwestern and U.N. Secretary-General's Special Expert on United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials (co-sponsored with Yale Society of International Law)

Thursday, Oct. 23, 6:10 PM

Human Rights Abuses in the Fight Against Terror
Mark Mazzetti
, National Security Correspondent, The New York Times

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 6:10 PM

The Colombian Peace Process
Adam Isacson, Senior Associate for Regional Security Policy, Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA); and Mary Roldán, Dorothy Epstein Professor of Latin American History, Hunter College/CUNY (Co-sponsored with Latin American & Iberian Studies)