Yale Club of L.A. - Education & Citizenship: El Sueno Americano

Yale Club of L.A. - Education & Citizenship: El Sueno Americano
Sat, 02/26/2011 (All day)

Education & Citizenship: El Sueno Americano (The American Dream)

Yalie-packed panel of legal scholars will debate immigration policy The Yale Latino Alumni

Association, Yale Alumni Association, Yale Club of Los Angeles, UCLA Law School & Yale Law School Association of Southern California invite you to a panel discussion with the following esteemed speakers:

Rachel F. Moran '81 JD, Dean & Michael J. Connell Professor Of Law, Ucla Law School
Thomas A. Saenz '87, '91 JD, President, General Counsel, Mexican American Legal Defense And Educational Fund
Jennifer Chacon '98 JD, Professor, Uc Irvine Law School
Ricardo Lara, Assemblymember, 50Th District (And Former Chief Of Staff For The Hon. Marco Firebaugh)
Katharine Gin '94, Co-Founder & Executive Director of Educators for Fair Consideration

The panel will discuss the recent California Supreme Court decision, Martinez v. Regents, upholding the California law allowing in-state tuition rates to certain undocumented students, its ramifications, and recent developments in education legislation, and policy concerning undocumented students.

A reception will follow the panel discussion.

Please RSVP with payment no later than 6 p.m. on February 25.

General admission: $10 General Admission; Students or recent graduates of less than five years: $5 (Two hours General Minimum Continuing Legal Education provided)

Parking is complementary. Go to Westholme & Hilgard Avenue Parking Kiosk (Ask for UCLA Law/Yale Event) Click here to buy tickets!!!