Dec

3 2015

7p UT Faculty Lecture Series-Robert Blitt and Val Vojdik-Orwitz Rm

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Arnstein Jewish Community Center 6800 Deane Hill Dr SW
Knoxville, TN

Contact Joyce York
(865) 690-6343
jyork@jewishknoxville.org

Robert Blitt and Valorie Vojdik

"Human Rights in Tennessee:
The Access to Justice Challenge"

Thursday, December 3, 7 p.m.


Robert Blitt is a law professor at UT law school. His area of focus is human rights; and he will be lecturing with his colleague Valorie Vojdik. They will present a project that their students have been a part of during the school year.

Val Vojdik is a Professor of Law at the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she teaches Civil Procedure; Sex, Gender and Justice; Civil Rights; Children and the Law; and related courses.  Her scholarship focuses primarily on gender and the law, feminist theory, and international women's rights.   She has litigated cases involving gender, race, and disability discrimination.