Aug. 21, 12:00p – Federalist Society/ALLSA Event: Affirmative Action & Schuette v. Coalition – FREE LUNCH

This Thursday, Aug. 21, 12p-2p in Room 151, the Federalist Society and the Asian-Latino Law Student Association (ALLSA) are hosting a panel discussion regarding the current state of affirmative action and the case of Schuette v. Coalition. Our three great speakers will be Professor Scott Gerber, Professor Wilson Huhn, and Professor Brant Lee. FREE LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED FROM JIMMY JOHN’S.
There will be a Q&A session during this event and participation from the audience is highly encouraged! Please join us for this exciting event and contact Lyndsey Lee (LLL35@zips.uakron.edu) if you have any questions.

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Phi Alpha Delta – Rock Out with PAD – Aug. 20, 2014 – 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity invites incoming and returning students to come blow off some steam before the semester starts! We will hang out, enjoy some snacks, and rock out while playing Guitar Hero.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
West 214
1:30-3:30 PM

Contact Lauren Gribble, lag70@zips.uakron.edu, with any questions.

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Phi Alpha Delta – New Student Mixer – Aug. 21, 2014 – 10:00pm – 11:30pm

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity will be hosting a mixer for incoming and returning students at Buffalo Wild Wings. Join us for an evening of food, drinks, and socializing before the semester starts!

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Buffalo Wild Wings, 456 E Exchange Street, Akron, OH 44304
10:00-11:30 PM

Contact Lauren Gribble, lag70@zips.uakron.edu, with any questions.

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Trial Team Tryouts – Saturday, August 30th

Tryouts for Akron’s Nationally Recognized Trial Team will be held
Saturday, August 30th at the law school, in the West Hall mock trial
rooms. The program is fresh off winning it’s fourth national
championship in ten years and is looking for the next class of
competitors to continue the winning tradition.

If you are interested in competing for a spot on the team, please email Scott Kamenitsa at tsk17@zips.uakron.edu.

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CQE Clinic Volunteer Training – Friday, July 18, 4:45pm

Our next free Certificate of Qualification for Employment (CQE) clinic is Saturday, July 19th!  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 9:45a-12:45p on Saturday, July 19th. The clinic will be held at Fortis College, Cuyahoga Falls. The time you volunteer can be applied toward your graduation requirement as pro bono limited means hours.

 

There will be a volunteer training on Friday, July 18, 4:45-6:00p at the law school. The time you’re at training will count toward your pro bono limited means hours as well. 

 

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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