Dean Leonard M. Baynes
cordially invites you to the
Spring 2019 Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series featuring

Anita Hill
University Professor of Social Policy, Law, and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Brandeis University Chair, Commission to Eliminate Sexual Harassment and Advance Equality in the Workplace
Of Counsel at Cohen, Milstein, Sellers and Toll

Fireside Chat with Professor Michael A. Olivas

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. 

University of Houston Law Center
Krost Hall

 

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Schedule of Events

4:00 – 4:15 p.m.
Welcome:
Dean Leonard M. Baynes

4:15-5:30 p.m. | Fireside Chat
Professor Anita Hill and Professor Michael A. Olivas

Anita F. HillAnita F. Hill

University Professor of Law, Public Policy and Women’s Studies
Brandeis University

Chair, Commission to Eliminate Sexual Harassment and Advance Equality in the Workplace
Of Counsel at Cohen, Milstein, Sellers and Toll

The youngest of 13 children raised on a farm in Oklahoma, Hill is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and Yale Law School.  She began her career in private practice in Washington, D.C., before serving in the federal government.   Anita Hill became the first African American to be tenured at the University of Oklahoma, College of Law. 

In addition to numerous other publications, Hill’s latest book is Reimagining Equality: Stories of Gender, Race and Finding Home (Beacon Press, 2011), an analysis of the housing market collapse of 2008 and its impact on gender and racial equality.

Professor Hill serves as a member of the Boards of Directors of the National Women’s Law Center and the Boston Lawyers for Civil Rights. 

 

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