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Asifa Quraishi-Landes discusses the Muslim Youth Camp her parents foundedThursday, Aug 17, 2017

Asifa Quraishi-Landes discusses the Muslim Youth Camp her parents founded

National Public Radio

FDA tells doctor to stop marketing 3-parent babies; Alta Charo commentsFriday, Aug 11, 2017

FDA tells doctor to stop marketing 3-parent babies; Alta Charo comments

Bloomberg Health

Five quotes from Mark Green '87 on his first day as head of USAIDThursday, Aug 10, 2017

Five quotes from Mark Green '87 on his first day as head of USAID

National Public Radio

Julia Sherman presents recommendations on municipal alcohol policyWednesday, Aug 9, 2017

Julia Sherman presents recommendations on municipal alcohol policy

Janesville Gazette

Spotlight: Community

Jonathan Scharrer and Kira VisserLaw student Kira Visser is bringing restorative justice practices to a local school.

Activities and Scholarship

Sumudu Atapattu was invited to participate in the workshop, “Regulating Climate Change: Governance and Legal Mobilization” at the Oñati International Institute for the Sociology of Law in Oñati, Spain. She presented a paper titled “Climate Change and Vulnerable Communities: The Role of Human Rights Law in Mitigation and Adaptation."

Miriam Seifter's article, Further from the People? The Puzzle of State Administration, will appear in the April 2018 issue of the New York University Law Review.

Alta Charo testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health in July regarding proposed legislation to weaken FDA controls over off-label promotion of pharmaceuticals.

Sumudu Atapattu taught a course on human rights and the environment for officials of National Human Rights Institutions, judges, and private sector representatives from South East Asia in Bangkok. The program was organized by the Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Sweden.