MBTA Discount Semester Pass

In concert with the MBTA, Harvard Law School offers students the opportunity to sign-up for the MBTA Semester Pass Program at a discount of 25%. The program runs from October 1 – January 31, 2011 and February 1 – May 31, 2011 with sign-up taking place in August and December. This program is only available to HLS students.

To sign up for the Fall 2011 pass, fill out this form and turn it in along with payment (cash or check) to the Dean of Students Office (located in Pound Hall 310) by September 9, 2011. Paper copies of the form are available in the Dean of Students Office.

If you find yourself using the train or bus at least 6 times a week then this program is for you.

To learn more about Greater Boston’s Public Transportation System or purchase passes for a single month, visit the MBTA website.

Contact the Dean of Students Office (617-495-1880) with any questions.

Contracts-1 T.A. Position Available FA 2011

Professor Elizabeth Warren is planning to hire a Teaching Assistant for her class in Contract Law (M-T 10-12).  The TA will attend all classes, assist in administrative matters, and consult with Professor Warren about class-related issues.  The time commitment averages about six hours a week.  This is a particularly good opportunity for someone who is planning a teaching career.  Applicants should send a note of interest and a resume to  cbateson at law.harvard.edu.

Research Assistant

Professor Vicki Jackson seeks one or more research assistants. Her current research projects include U.S. federalism; gender equality law, domestic and transnational; proportionality as legal principle and doctrine in U.S., comparative and international law; territoriality, extraterritoriality and legal pluralism; and other topics in U.S. and comparative constitutional law. Interested students should submit a resume or CV, a transcript, and a short statement of interest to both Professor Jackson ( vjackson at law.harvard.edu) and to her faculty assistant, Sylvia Baldwin ( sbaldwin at law.harvard.edu). Please indicate how much time on average per week you could devote to RA work.