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2013 Symposium - Gay Rights Coalition of Georgetown University Law Center v. Georgetown University, 25th Anniversary

Georgetown Law, Gewirz Student Center 12th Floor
Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 1:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.

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The Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law is looking forward to our spring 2013 Symposium in honor of the 25th anniversary of the historic case: Gay Rights Coalition of Georgetown University Law Center v. Georgetown University

1:00-1:15pm: Opening Remarks

1:15-2:45pm: Panel 1- History of Gay Rights Coalition
William Eskridge, Yale Law School
Lorri Jean, lead student plaintiff in Gay Rights Coalition and CEO L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center
Walter Walsh, University of Washington School of Law
Moderated by Wendy Williams, Georgetown University Law Center

3:00-4:45pm: Panel 2 - Legal Legacy
Nan Hunter, Georgetown University Law Center
Anthony Kreis, Emory University School of Law
Louise Melling, American Civil Liberties Union
Robin Fretwell Wilson, Washington & Lee University School of Law

4:45-5:00pm: Closing Remarks

5:00-6:30pm: Reception
Please join us for appetizers and beverages.


Special Thanks to our sponsors: Office of the President, Outlaw, LGBT Bar Association of the District of Columbia, Ackerman Brown PLLC, Office of Institutional Diversity Equity & Affirmative Action, LGBTQ Resource Center, & The Tagliabue Initiative for LGBTQ Life

For more information please contact Kelly Percival, Symposium Editor, at

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