Transgender Student Rights and the Supreme Court

On April 20, 2017, the American Constitution Society at AUWCL hosted a discussion about transgender students’ rights. Eric Harrington, from the Office of the General Counsel at the National Education Association, led the discussion on transgender students’ rights, focusing on…

Singapore Silencing Activists and Bloggers

In the past year, Singapore has increased its restrictions on activists and bloggers, leading to more harassment of both groups. According to the World Report 2017, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, Kenneth Roth, said that authoritarian populists look at…

WCL Discusses the Conflict in Yemen

On Monday, April 17, 2017, the International Legal Studies Program (ILSP) offered a discussion at American University Washington College of Law (WCL) titled the “Yemen Conflict: Prospects for Accountability and Reconciliation.” Mohammed Alshuwaiter, a LL.M. candidate for International Legal Studies…