Fall On-Campus Interview (OCI) Info Session Thursday at 12:00PM – Quaker Ballroom D

Fall OCI Preview Information 2016


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OASP and Sum & Substance – Circulation and Fine Changes for Finals

The circulation period and overdue fines for OASP and Sum and Substance materials will change for Reading Period and Finals. Starting on Friday, April 29, these materials will circulate for only 1 day (instead of 72 hours) and no renewals will be allowed. Overdue fines for these materials will increase from $1.00 per day to $5.00 per day.

These changes provide access to the materials for a greater number of students. If you have questions regarding these changes please stop by the Circulation Desk and ask to speak with Ms. Nevins or a librarian.

And don’t forget our ONLINE STUDY AIDS on Akron Law Digital and  West Academic Study Aids – no worries about fines when you use these great online resources!

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Conversation with an Ohio Bar Examination Grader

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain invaluable insight into the Ohio Bar Exam!

You are invited to a behind-the-scenes peek at the Ohio Bar Exam with Charles Price, former grader for the Ohio Bar Examination.  Mr. Price was responsible for writing a model answer and grading one essay question for each bar exam from 2006 to 2015, typically in contracts, civil procedure or evidence.

Thursday April 28 – 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The location will be announced once we have an idea of room size needed.  Please sign up here.

(If space is limited, preference will be given to those taking the bar exam this summer.)

A light meal will be provided.

For more information, contact Nancy Reeves, Director of Academic Success.   nlr22@uakron.edu


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The Community Foundation of Shelby County Scholarship Opportunity

Students in their final year of law school are eligible for a $3,500 scholarship from the Law Student Assistance Fund administered by The Community Foundation of Shelby County.

Eligible students must have a permanent residence within the Ohio counties of Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Logan, Mercer, Miami or Shelby.  Applicants must have also graduated from a high school in one of the stated counties. Award selection is based upon demonstrated leadership in law school, the community, other schooling and church activities. The selection committee will also consider financial need and above-average legal scholarship while in law school.  Applications must be completed online at The Community Foundation website at commfoun.com.

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Founderdocs Scholarship Opportuntiy

Founderdocs is offering an annual scholarship to college, undergraduate, graduate, and law school students as well as incoming college freshmen at accredited U.S. educational institutions. The winning applicant will receive $500 towards their costs of education.

All of the application details may be found here.

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