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Bodenheimer Lecture - Linda Greenhouse

Wednesday, March 18

Kalmanovitz Appellate Courtroom, King Hall room 1001
4:00 PM

4pm Lecture
5pm Reception

The 2015 Brigitte M. Bodenheimer Lecture on Family Law will feature Linda Greenhouse, Senior Research Scholar in Law, Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence, and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Linda Greenhouse is a Senior Research Scholar in Law, the Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence, and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. She covered the Supreme Court for the New York Times between 1978 and 2008, and currently writes a biweekly column on law. Ms. Greenhouse is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, where she serves on the council, and is one of two non-lawyer honorary members of the American Law Institute, which in 2002 awarded her its Henry J. Friendly Medal.

She is a national board member of the American Constitution Society and a member of the Council of the American Philosophical Society, which in 2005 awarded her its Henry Allen Moe Prize for writing in the humanities and jurisprudence. She is a member of the Harvard University Board of Overseers and of the Senate of Phi Beta Kappa. She is a 1968 graduate of Radcliffe College (Harvard), where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She earned a Master of Studies in Law degree from Yale Law School (1978), which she attended on a Ford Foundation Fellowship.

Established in 1981 in memory of Professor Brigitte M. Bodenheimer, this endowed lecture brings scholars and practitioners to King Hall to discuss recent developments affecting the family.

Ms. Greenhouse will deliver her lecture entitled, "Pregnant Teachers and Unintended Offspring," discussing the Supreme Court's approach to pregnancy and sex discrimination.

MCLE Credit
This activity is approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of one hour, which applies to the elimination of bias credit. The University of California, Davis, School of Law (MCLE Provider #1127) certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education. Registration for MCLE credit will begin 30 minutes before the start of the lecture.

Directions
Please visit http://www.law.ucdavis.edu/about/directions.html for directions to King Hall.

Parking Information
Visitor Permits may be purchased from permit machines located at the entrances to campus parking lots.
For more information, please contact UC Davis School of Law, Office of External Relations at 530.754.5328.

This event is free and open to the public. Please click HERE to RSVP.


For more information, please contact Gia Hellwig at gkhellwig@ucdavis.edu