Author Archive for Andrea K. Schneider

Law Firm Ads and Other Fun

Monday, May 15th, 2017
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For my ethics class, I have students works through the applicable rules by creating advertisements for their law firms.   As a little break from finals (and grading them), here are ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–Trust is Optional–Last Blog of the Trip!

Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Speaker Moty Cristal is always one of the student favorites and, frankly, I never know what he is going to do.  Last time, he led us in an exercise learning ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–Race and Diversity

Saturday, May 13th, 2017
Category: Human Rights, Marquette Law School, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, Race & Law | No Comments »

Another new meeting this year was with Oshra Friedman of Tebeka legal services, an organization that provides specialized legal services for the Ethiopian immigrants to Israel.  As we learned on our ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–Treating Terrorists and Other Medical Challenges

Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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One other new visit this year was with Dr. Ofer Merin, a commander of the Israel Defense Force (IDF) Medical Field Unit and emergency room doctor at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–The Israeli Supreme Court

Saturday, May 6th, 2017
Category: International Law & Diplomacy, Judges & Judicial Process, Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

This year we were able to meet with two different former Israeli Supreme Court Justices–at the beginning and at the end of the trip–which provided great bookends to our week ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017-The Case Of The Curious Citizenship (East Jerusalem)

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Our visit with Riman Barakat, a former Marquette Fulbright scholar who has worked in many different Palestinian-Israeli peacebuilding NGO’s is always a highlight of the trip.  Student Adrianna Hromadka reflects ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–Old Gesher (the Crossing into Jordan)

Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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This trip we added a few new places and this was one of them.  As student Jessica Lothman reflects in this post, this particular bridge was filled with history, symbolism, ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–The Truth(?) of Masada

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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From student J.J. Moore, here is a reflection on how the story that is told depends on the storyteller. I have always loved ruins. Ruins tell a story and bring an ... Read more »

Israel Reflections 2017–Day One–or, Should a Bartender Be the Next Mediator for the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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I am going to start posting the student reflections from the trip on a regular basis for the next couple weeks–hope you enjoy! For the start of our Israel trip this ... Read more »

Marquette Teams Excel in Negotiation Competition

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
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I am delighted to report that two teams represented Marquette University Law School at the Fordham National Basketball Negotiation Competition in New York City this past weekend. Out of the ... Read more »

Baseball Diplomacy

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
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It has been great fun to watch President Obama in Cuba (and to get to say things like–hey, I was there!) over the last two days.  The one thing we ... Read more »

Now We Can All Go To Cuba!

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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(cross-posted from www.indisputably.org) Well not really, but soon.  Today the government announced that U.S. airlines can propose routes to Cuba which could then start flying later this year.  The President has ... Read more »