The Loyola Public Service Institute (LPSI) and Loyola Marymount University’s Global Policy Institute will host “Celebrating Public Service,” a conference designed to inspire the next generation of public service leaders.
The conference will be held on Thursday, Feb. 21 at Loyola Marymount University, and Friday, Feb. 22 at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. The event will feature judges, legislators, prosecutors and scholars discussing their careers in public interest fields, including a keynote address by U.S. Rep. Ted Lieu.
“We are thrilled to bring an illustrious group of speakers to Loyola Marymount University and Loyola Law School. We hope this two-day conference will help our students, graduates and others learn from and interact with professionals who have served in all levels of government,” said Professor Jessica A. Levinson, founding director of the LPSI. “Our goal is to help current students and professionals become leaders in government service.”
The events of Thursday, Feb. 21 will be held at the William H. Hannon Library, Von Der Ahe Family Suite 322, 1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045. The events of Friday, Feb. 22 will be held in the Lack Reading Room, William M. Rains Library, Loyola Law School, 919 Albany St., Los Angeles, CA 90015.
The LPSI is made possible through the support of Hon. Patty Schnegg ’77 and William Oppenheim. More information is available at www.lls.edu/psi.
Thursday, Feb. 21 at Loyola Marymount University
1:30-3 pm: Panel
Friday, Feb. 22 at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
10-10:30 a.m.: Welcome and Opening Remarks
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.: The Lawyer as Public Servant
12-1:30 pm: Lunch Keynote Address – U.S. Rep. Ted Lieu (CA)