Spotlight: Chuma Offor

Chuma Offor Playing Badger football gave Chuma Offor confidence in law school.

Activities and Scholarship

In September, Alexandra Huneeus presented her paper, "The Global History of the Human Rights Systems" (co-authored with Mikael Rask Madsen) at the European Society for International Law Conference, held at the University of Oslo. She also presented a sole-authored paper, "International Courts in Concert: Colombia's peace, the ICC and the Inter-American Court."

Gretchen Viney co-authored (with Maren Beermann '08) "Guardianship and Protective Placement for the Elderly in Wisconsin, 4th edition," published by Pinnacle in September.

Mitra Sharafi presented a paper titled "Blood Testing and Fear of the False in British India" at the University of Minnesota Law School's Legal History Workshop in October.

Michele LaVigne gave two presentations on the effects of clients' language impairments in September: at the Ramsey County Public Defender Training Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota, and at the Colorado State Public Defender Annual Conference in Snowmass, Colorado.