“Mark your calendar’s because the Annual Public Interest Auction is right around the corner! Where else do you get the opportunity to bid, and win, on golf outings with the Dean, dinner with law professors, and network with Lawyers from all across the region? On Friday March 11th, you can take part in a cherished Akron Law tradition while also supporting the Public Interest Auction Fellowship Stipend.”

Public Interest Auction – Student Body Letter

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SBA Volunteer Opportunity!

The Student Bar Association (SBA) invites you to earn community service hours by volunteering at the Haven of Rest in Akron from 9:00 AM to Noon this Saturday, December 5th. During that time, we will be folding laundered clothes and making beds to benefit the homeless community. If you are interested in volunteering, please reach out to Clinton Householder at by Wednesday, December 2nd.

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PDP Scavenger Hunt! Win Study-Aid gift basket!!!

Phi Delta Phi Famous Faces Scavenger Hunt will continue until Tuesday, December 1st. Have your selfies into Catie Benzo ( by midnight Tuesday. The contestant with the most submissions (11 clues in total) will win the Study-Aid basket, courtesy of Phi Delta Phi. In the event of a tie, a winner will be drawn at random.
The study basket includes a Starbucks gift card, a Jimmy Johns gift card, Sony earbuds, Redbull, highlighters, sticky notes and more!
Happy Hunting and Good Luck studying for finals!

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Jewish Law Student’s Association is holding it’s Annual “Books, Bagels, and Dreidels” in the Law School Student Lounge from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 30.

Please stop by to relieve your upcoming exam stress with complimentary bagels, schmear, and coffee. Learn how to play “dreidel” and enjoy some traditional chanukah chocolate “gelt”. Add your name and e-mail to the JLSA mailing list for more information about our upcoming events for next semester.

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2016 ABA Client Counseling Competition – Sign Up Now! Information Session with Dean Wilson Monday, November 23rd!

SIGN UP TODAY! Join us for an information session on Monday!

Akron Law students are invited to compete in the 2016 ABA Client Counseling Competition. Teams will be comprised of two people, and the sign-up sheet is located in the School of Law main office and available at 2016 Client Counseling Survey


  • 12:15pm – Room 151
  • 5:15pm – Room 165

Pursuant to the by-laws set forth,
1) All students are invited and encouraged to participate (1L, 2L, 3L)
2) Each student will:
a. Obtain practice in the area of client interviewing,
b. Gain invaluable feedback from attorneys to carry forward in jobs and the clinics,
c. Build their resume,
d. Work with a classmate to improve skills,
e. Learn client confidentiality,
f. Have a fantastic time!

It is unnecessary to have any experience or time for preparation. Students are asked to simply participate on the dates set forth.

Internal Competition: January 16 – Student Union

Internal winners advance to the Regional Competition!

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