CQE Clinic Volunteer Training – Monday, May 12, 5:00pm – 1Ls welcome!!

Our next free Certificate of Qualification for Employment (CQE) clinic is Tuesday, May 13! We’re very excited to be providing opportunities for ex-offenders in Summit County to take a step toward gaining employment and independence!

We are looking for students to volunteer from 4:00p-6:45p on Tuesday, May 13. The clinic will be held at Lake Anna YMCA Community Center, Barberton. The time you volunteer can be applied toward your graduation requirement as pro bono limited means hours.

There will be a volunteer training on Monday, May 12, 5-6:15p at the law school. The time you’re at training will count toward your pro bono limited means hours as well. 1Ls are welcome to attend this training and volunteer at the clinic!!

If you’re interested in volunteering or have any questions, please e-mail Alecia at ANB77@zips.uakron.edu. You can also learn more about the clinic at our website: http://www.uakron.edu/law/clinical/cqe-clinic.dot.

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Puppy and Kitty Day – Wednesday, April 23 and Thursday, April 24!

PUPPY DAY – Take a study break with SALDF! Puppy day is back! Through our partnership with Paws and Prayers, we are excited to bring back our favorite study buddies! Join us on Wednesday, April 23rd from 11-2 pm on the lawn! Please remember to bring cash for donations to this worthy organization!

KITTY DAY – SALDF is proud to present Akron Law’s first ever cat-tastic Kitty Day!  Through our partnership with One of a Kind Pets, we are excited to offer the purrfect relief from studying.  Please join us on Thursday, April 24th from 11-2 pm on the lawn.  Please remember to bring cash for donations to this worthy organization!

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Final IPTLA General Meeting – Tuesday, April 15th!

IPTLA will be conducting their final General Meeting Tuesday, April 15th at 5:30pm in room 214. Dinner will be served to thank everyone for being such wonderful participants this year!

We will be announcing our election results for the 2014-2015 IPTLA Officers. We will also be discussing what these roles entail and start the officer transition.

We look forward to seeing all of our IPTLA members there!

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Trial Team Information Session – Thursday, April 17th at 5:00pm

“Come learn about Akron’s nationally renowned trial team program! Tryouts will be held in the fall, and so this is the perfect opportunity to find out everything you need to know! Come join us Thursday April 17, at 5pm in W214 to hear from one of our coaches all about what goes into making this program one of the most successful in the country! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Holly Facer at holly20@zips.uakron.edu. Hope to see you there! “

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SBA’s annual 5K Fun Run sponsored by Second Sole

ALL STUDENTS AND FACULTY are invited to participate in SBA’s annual 5K Fun Run sponsored by Second Sole. The gun goes off at 10am on Saturday April 19, and the race will take participants on a course through the University of Akron, beginning and ending in front of the School of Law. The cost is $5 to participate, and T-SHIRTS will be available on a first-come-first-served basis for the first 35 registrations! The top male and female students and faculty will receive a $20 gift card. SBA will have snacks and refreshments available before and after the run. Registration begins Monday April 7 and will continue through Wednesday April 16. Please contact Dan Boyer (djb118@zips.uakron.edu) with any questions.

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