2021 GRITS Schedule and Links to Recordings

Event recordings will be unavailable after April 12, 2021.

Please refrain from recording any of the videos.

Monday, February 22

4:00-5:30 PM CST: Welcome Event: Eviction and Housing Justice in the COVID Era 

Recording Link: https://utexas.box.com/s/la5k23hgs4l1zfww3cxd4cz0ph1waci5

Keynote Speaker | Y. Frank Southall 
Lead Organizer at Jane Place Neighborhood Sustainability Initiative


Tuesday, February 23

11:30 AM-12:30 PM CST: Intersection of Disability Rights and Racial Justice

Recording Link: https://law.lectures-presentation.la.utexas.edu/paella/ui/watch.html?id=ea85ca79-8db5-4354-b958-25ad2591aa28

Panelists | Talila Lewis and Caren Short
Moderator | Lucy Wood

5:00-6:30 PM CST: Environmental Justice in the American South

Recording Link: https://utexas.box.com/s/dq07m26zjf60unl1fg2tvy9pdqkn3x1f

Panelists | Rebekah Hinojosa, Lisa Jordan, Amanda Masino, Bakeyah Nelson, and Raj Patel
Moderator | Kelly Haragan


Wednesday, February 24

11:30 AM-1:00 PM CST: Towards Justice: Decarceration, Abolition, and Transformative Justice

Recording Link: https://utexas.box.com/s/1htfevnxtqam6ym0dkazj66xirb75vd3

Panelists | Maya Ragsdale and Jorge Renaud
Moderator | Karen Muñoz

5:00-6:30 PM CST: Not Policy, Power! Movement Lawyering in Action

Recording Link: https://utexas.box.com/s/wng5yg8hfypgneqxweamqcl257i8imdd

Panelists | Julie Mao, Azadeh Shahshahani, and Flint Taylor
Moderator | Selene Cruz


Thursday, February 25

5:00-6:00 PM CST: Public Interest Social Hour

Grab your favorite cocktail or La Croix and join other public interest law students to chat and play some games!


Friday, February 26

11:00 AM-12:00 PM CST: The 2021 Texas Legislature and Impact on Women’s Equity

Recording Not Available

Panelists | Annette Price and Elizabeth Sepper
Moderator | Abby Johnston

2:30-3:45 PM CST: Labor Organizing: From the US South to the Global South

Recording Link: https://law.lectures-presentation.la.utexas.edu/paella/ui/watch.html?id=acdff0f9-5b4c-459c-a274-42d8af939a27

Panelists | Matthew Stark Blumin, Jaribu Hill, and Chaumtoli Huq
Moderator | Bill Beardall

4:30-6:00 PM CST: Organizing in Law School

Recording Link: https://utexas.box.com/s/pm33pa9mlps455c1xfbsibut49gzl3ih

Panelists | Gina Balamucki, Camila Bustos, Alyssa Gordon, Maddie Seales, Oliver Telusma, and Riley Wilson


Saturday, February 27

11:00 AM-12:00 PM CST: Crimmigration in the Carceral State

Recording Link: https://utexas.box.com/s/a5etpttrnteqai68rn5e387xqnipc62x

Panelists | Jill Campbell, Sophia Elena Gurulé, and Claudia Muñoz
Moderator | Barbara Hines