Past Events

  • Join the Brennan Center and NYU Leadership Initiative for a conversation with Eric Liu, founder of Citizen University about the power of the people and how to make change in the world.

    Friday, April 28, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will give the keynote address to the Muslim Bar Association of New York's 2017 Gala & Awards Reception. The event will be hosted at the New York Hilton Midtown. The theme of this year's awards is "Liberty and Justice for All".

    Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join Our Revolution Arlington at Bus Boys and Poets, The Village at Shirlington, for a discussion about immigration, refugees, and the implications of the current administration's "travel ban".

    Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join the American Constitution Society and the Muslim Law Student Association at Columbia Law School for a panel discussion about the legal implications posed by religious immigration policies. Panelists will discuss the feasibility of a Muslim registry in the United States, the implications of President Trump's recent executive orders, and the combined impact of the President's counter-terrorism strategies on Muslim communities.

    Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
  • Join us as we sit down for a live chat with IssueVoter and Rock The Vote to discuss trends in voter turnout, the 2018 mid-term elections, and the best ways to increase civic engagement every day.

    Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 11:45am
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join NYU's Review & Debates for a panel discussion about the state of whistleblowing in the information age at NYU's Kimmel Center Room 912.

    Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join the Organization of Pakistani Students (OPS) at the Columbia Pakistan Symposium for a panel discussion about the impact of the Trump Administration on the United States' relationship with Pakistan.

    Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 1:15pm to 2:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Elizabeth “Liza” Goitein will participate as a panelist, discussing the role of that judicial review can play in national security and foreign affairs.

    Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 1:15pm to 2:45pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join the Institute for Religion, Culture, & Public Life (IRCPL) at Columbia University for a panel discussion about different aspects of domestic surveillance, such as its methods and strategies, and its role in constructing “good Muslim / bad Muslim” stereotypes.

    Friday, April 7, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin Hillary will join the 2017 District of Columbia Judicial and Bar Conference moderating a panel about democracy, voting rights, electoral reform, and criminal justice reform.

    Friday, April 7, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm