2021 CRSJ Fall Council Meeting

Virtual | October 20-22

About the Meeting

The ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice will hold its 2021 Fall Council Meeting virtually on October 20-22. During the first meeting of the 2021-22 Bar year, Section Chair Beth K. Whittenbury will address key civil rights and social justice issues during her Bar year, and the Section's role in addressing them. Please join the Section for the 2021 Fall Council Meeting for networking opportunities, a Resolution Workshop, business meetings, and more!

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 20

12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. EDT
Executive Committee Meeting | Closed Session

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT
Membership, Diversity, and Inclusion Council Committee Meeting (Zoom Join Link)

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EDT
Development and Fundraising Council Committee Meeting (Zoom Join Link)

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. EDT
Welcome Reception (Zoom Join Link) | Join Section Chair Beth K. Whittenbury on Wednesday, October 20, from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET, for fun icebreakers and a discussion about all the fun things happening during the 2021-22 Bar year.

Thursday, October 21

1:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. EDT
Section Council Meeting (Zoom Join Link) | Don't miss the first Section business meeting of the 2021-22 Bar year! Join the Section Council, Committee leaders, liaisons and staff for an opportunity to learn more about committee work and Section projects for the year ahead.

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EDT
Schoolhouse Burning: A Conversation with Author Derek W. Black | Join us for the spectacular launch of “One Section, One Book,” the Section’s inaugural book club. We will be reading and discussing Schoolhouse Burning: Public Education and the Assault on American Democracy, and have the opportunity to hear from the author, Derek W. Black, to discuss the book’s message. Details & Registration →

Friday, October 22

12:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. EDT
Section Council Meeting (Zoom Join Link)