For nearly 40 years, the Dean Rusk International Law Center at the University of Georgia School of Law has spearheaded an array of events designed to promote discussion and analysis of issues related to international, comparative, transnational, and foreign affairs law and policy.

Descriptions of past events online include the 2020-2021, 2019-2020, 2018-2019, 2017-2018, 2016-2017 and 2015-2016 academic years.

Events scheduled during the 2021-2022 academic year are listed below.

Events of the 2021-2022 School Year

Friday, October 8th, 2021

The 1972 Stockholm Declaration at Fifty: Reflecting on a Half-Century of International Environmental Law

This day-long conference will bring together academics and practioners for a dialgoue on the past 50 years of environmental law. This annual conference hosted by the Dean Rusk International Law Center and the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law. This conference will be available virtually.

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International Law Society logoWednesday, October 13, 8:00 PM | Hosted virtually, by the International Law Society

Virtual Happy Hour: Space Law and More with Brian Israel 

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ASIL-logoTuesday, October 19, 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Larry Walker Room, Rusk Hall 4th Floor

ASIL Women in International Law Career Roundtable
A screening hosted by the Dean Rusk International Law Center, the International Law Society, Women Law Students Association, and the Georgia Law Career Development Office.

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Thursday, October 28th, 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Classroom 256-C

International Opportunities Information Session

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ABILAlogoThursday through Saturday, October 28-30 | Hosted virtually

ABILA International Law Weekend

Careers in International Law Panel Discussion

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Natalis PiresTuesday, November 9th, 12:00-1:00 PM (EST) | Hosted virtually

Business as Usual: Inequality and Health Litigation during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Brazil
Featuring Natalia Pires de Vasconcelos

This event is available via Zoom. Please register HERE.

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Previous Events of the Year

Wednesday, August 25th, 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Classroom 252-E

The Avengers of International Criminal Law: the Role of Civil Society Actors in Advancing Accountability Efforts for Serious International Crimes with Brianne McGonigle Leyh


Tuesday, September 14th, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM  |  Tate Student Center 3rd Floor

UGA Study Away Fair

Interested in studying abroad this summer while earning credit towards your degree? Come to the UGA Study Away Fair to learn more about UGA Law's Global Governance Summer School!

Sunday, September 12th through Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

AtlAS at 10: Past, Present and A Bold New Future For International Arbitration