Every year, ACS hosts a series of major events. Here are some of the highlights for this coming year:

moot courtMoot Court – Fall 2013

Every year, ACS brings in attorneys who are about to argue before the Supreme Court or the D.C. Circuit, and HLS students get a sneak peek at their arguments. The moots are judged by 3 HLS professors with expertise in the subject area. Last year’s participants included Michigan Law Professor David Moran, who argued Evans v. Michigan before the Supreme Court this past year, and Mr. Kannon K. Shanmugam, who argued Maryland v. King before the Court this year.

AustinNortheast Regional Conference – November 16th & 17th

This year, HLS is hosting ACS’ Regional Conference, with the theme “The Future of Equality.” There will be 7 panel discussions including topics such as Criminal Justice, Campaigns and Elections, and Equality in the Internet Age. Check in for more details soon on our ACS Northeast Regional Conference page.

D.C. Trip – April 2014

washington-14816ACS members will go down to Washington for two jam-packed days of meetings with some of the country’s top politicians and policy makers. Last year’s trip included:

-Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

-Attorney General Eric Holder

-White House Counsel Kathy Ruemmler

-Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano

-Director of White House Domestic Policy Council Cecilia Muñoz

Please note the D.C. Trip is only open to official ACS members. Preference is given to any 1L ACS members who apply for a spot on the trip.

obamaProgressive Formal – April 2014

ACS and HLPR join forces to throw one of the biggest parties of the year! Tickets sell out quickly for this classy night of drinks and dancing. ACS members get early discounted tickets, and always come dressed to impress.

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