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Edward V. Sparer Symposium

Sparer Symposium

At the heart of TPIC’s public interest program is the annual Sparer Symposium which is planned by the Toll Public Interest Scholars each year. The Sparer Symposium commemorates the life and work of the late Edward V. Sparer, Professor of Law and Social Policy. The Symposium brings together legal academics, practitioners, community members, and activists/organizers to provide insight into the dynamic relationship between scholarship and practice in the area of poverty law, merging theory and practice.

Focusing in a Students and alumni attend panels and get to hear from speakers, delving deeply into important issues of our time.

 

Sparer 2021

Reimagining Freedom

40th Annual Edward V. Sparer Symposium

Sparer 2019

Divesting from State Violence

38th Annual Edward V. Sparer Symposium

Sparer 2016

A Country Divided

36th Annual Edward V. Sparer Symposium

Sparer 2014

Law 2.0: Progress and Challenges for Justice in the Digital Age

34th Annual Edward V. Sparer Symposium

Sparer 2011

Partnering Against Poverty

30th Annual Edward V. Sparer Symposium

Sparer 2009

Crime in the City

28th Annual Edward V. Sparer Symposium