NAWJ 35th Annual Conference: Judging and all that Jazz

The National Association of Women Judges (NAWJ) will host its 35th Annual Conference, Judging and all that Jazz, on October 9-13, 2013 at the New Orleans, Louisiana Ritz Carlton. This will be an incredible opportunity to learn more about gender in the judiciary, make connections with other academics in the field, and have a wonderful time in the Big Easy.

Contact the NAWJ website for registration, programmatic and hotel details today!

UWM Assoc. Prof. Erin B. Kaheny Announces SPSA Judicial Politics Panel Call For Papers

The deadline for submitting proposals for the Southern Political Science Association Judicial Politics Panel is August 16th. Here are some important conference links:

2014 Call for Proposals
All Academic, SPSA’s Conference Management Site
The Hyatt Regency, New Orleans
Conference Overview (Important dates, updates, etc.)

Professor Kaheny is looking forward to your submissions today!

Choosing Judges: A Bumpy Road to Women’s Equality and a Long Way to Go

Why do so few women serve as judges? Why has the torrent of women’s entry into the legal profession not produced a pipeline to power for women in the judicial branch of government? What will it take to move women from minority to parity?

Find the answers to these questions and more in Sally J. Kenney’s new article:  Choosing Judges: A Bumpy Road to Women’s Equality and a Long Way to Go.