Family Reunion Lunch –11/17@12pm

Recruitment Wednesday, November 17th, 12-1pm Pound 213 Join your BLSA family as we take time to lunch together and mingle. Not only will you get to know your own family better, but you will also get to know other BLSA members. Bring your own lunch. Dessert and drinks provided. read more →

The Law Without Limits — 11/18@12pm

THE LAW WITHOUT LIMITS: NON-TRADITIONAL LEGAL CAREERS SERIES feat MAYOR DENNIS ARCHER Professional Development Thursday, November 18th, 12-1pm Hauser 101 Come join former Detroit Mayor, Dennis Archer, for lunch as he discusses his career path and experiences post-law school. Mayor Archer is currently a fellow at Harvard’s Institute of Politics. In addition to serving as.. read more →

Harvard-Yale Weekend — 11/19-11/20

Friday, November 19th-Saturday, November 20th Come out for the following HBLSA events during Harvard/Yale weekend: Friday, November 19: 5-6:30pm HBLSA~YBLSA Mixer 1600 Mass. Ave, Apt. 603 (across the street from HLS), Cambridge, MA Join us for wings and beer to welcome Yale BLSA to Harvard. We’ll eat, drink and mingle, then head to the HLS.. read more →

BLSA/JLSA Event – 11/22@7pm


m4s0n501 BLSA/JLSA EVENT: WHO ARE YOUR PEOPLE? An Interactive Conversation about the History and Future of Black-Jewish Relations Monday, November 22nd, 2010, 7:00-8:30PM Langdell South Who are Your People? Join us as we discuss issues of race and identity with the Jewish Law Students Association. The program will consist of video clips, readings, group discussion.. read more →

BLSA Thanksgiving Dinner – 11/25

Thursday, November 25th RSVP to by November 18th If you will be in Cambridge for Thanksgiving and are looking for a place to have dinner and fellowship, email Shaylyn, by not later than Thursday November 18th. Also, if you are willing to bring along a BLSA person or two to a dinner you.. read more →

Holiday Party and Yankee Swap – 12/6@7:30pm

Monday, December 6th, 7:30PM Ropes Gray During the Annual BLSA Holiday Party, Monday December 6th, 7:30 p.m. in Ropes Gray, we will be playing a Yankee Swap game. The Rules:  In Yankee Swap, each participant brings a wrapped, unmarked gift ($10-15 in value). Participants are given numbers and they select and unwrap gifts from the.. read more →


HBLSA-AASU MIXER Thursday, November 11th, 9:00pm-2:00am LOCATION DETAILS: North Hall Lounge and Redline We’re mixing business with pleasure! Come mingle, play games and see some new faces at this mixer with the African-American Student Union of Harvard Business School. Later, we’ll all head to Redline for Hip Hop Thursdays. Please bring your Harvard and state.. read more →

An Open Letter From The Harvard Black Law Students Association

Dated April 29, 2010 Harvard BLSA denounces racially inflammatory language – The Harvard Black Law Students Association (HBLSA) strongly condemns the racially inflammatory email that was circulated among the entire Harvard Law School community. Like many individuals who read its content, we find the message to be deplorable and offensive. We are open to thoughtful.. read more →

The Harvard Black Law Students Association Sweeps Northeastern Regional Trial Advocacy Competition

This past weekend, two teams of Harvard Law School students won first place and second place at the Northeastern Regional Thurgood Marshall Trial Advocacy Competition. The prestigious competition was held in Syracuse, New York between Thursday, January 28 and Saturday, January 30. This is Harvard’s second consecutive year winning first place at the competition. Twenty.. read more →

HLS team wins National Criminal Justice Trial Advocacy Competition

November 05, 2009 This past weekend, a team of Harvard Law students won first place at the 4th National Puerto Rico Trial Advocacy Competition in San Juan. The prestigious “invitation only” competition was sponsored by the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico School of Law and held at the Old San Juan District Courthouse Oct. 31-Nov… read more →