Russ Pry – County Executive – CBA Speaker: April 2, 2014

The College of Business Graduate Programs office is hosting Russ Pry, County Executive and Akron Law Alumnus on Thursday April 2, 2014 from noon until 2p.m. The event will be held in the College of Business (right next door) in room 258 on the second floor, and is apart of the H. Peter Burg Speaker Series. The lecture series was created in 2012 to provide an opportunity for University of Akron students to learn from highly successful alumni, local business and community champions and nationally recognized leaders.

Lunch will be provided, but you have to RSVP with Rich Freeman by March 27, 2015. You can email him at CBAGradGA7@uakron.edu.

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Mandatory Advising Sessions:

Attention: All 1L and 2L Part-Time Students

You are REQUIRED to attend one of the following

Mandatory Advising Sessions:

  •  Wednesday, April 1st – 12:00pm – 1:00pm (Room 151)

OR

  • Wednesday, April 1st – 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Room 151)

During the sessions, we will discuss: 

  • Important Dates and Deadlines
  • Graduation Requirements, Procedures and Mapping
  • Semester Credit Hour Requirements
  • Upcoming Class Offerings
  • Bar Admission Process & MPRE
  • Independent Studies and General Writing Requirement (GWR)
  • Bar Preparation & Bar Fellowship

**As attendance is mandatory, failure to attend will result in a ‘Registration Hold’ being placed on your account**

Your registration for Fall 2015 will open at 7:00pm on Wed. April 1st.

SPECIFIC QUESTIONS?!?!?   Ask our Team!!

At our Advising ‘Open House’ in the Law School Atrium during the following dates and times: 

  • Monday: March 30th
    • 1:00pm – 5:30pm and 6:30m – 7:15pm
  • Tuesday: March 31st
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Wednesday: April 1st
    • 1:00pm – 5:30pm and 6:30pm – 7:15pm
  • Thursday: April 2nd
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 5:30pm – 6:30pm
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CBA – Lecture Series to host Russ Pry – Thursday, April 2nd – Free Lunch

The College of Business Graduate Programs office is hosting Russ Pry, County Executive and Akron Law Alumnus on Thursday April 2, 2014 from noon until 2p.m. The event will be held in the College of Business (right next door) in room 256 on the second floor, and is apart of the H. Peter Burg Speaker Series. The lecture series was created in 2012 to provide an opportunity for University of Akron students to learn from highly successful alumni, local business and community champions and nationally recognized leaders.

Lunch will be provided, but you have to RSVP with Rich Freeman by March 27, 2015. You can email him at CBAGradGA7@uakron.edu.

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OSBA Young Lawyers Section Happy Hour Networking Event

Looking for a great networking opportunity? Look no further than the Ohio State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Happy Hour. Join The Young Lawyers Section  at the Barley House on Wednesday, March 25th from 5:00-7:00p.m. for an opportunity to connect with colleagues from the Young Lawyers Section and Senior Lawyers Section. Free appetizers will be provided, and your first two drinks (beer and wine) are also free.

If you have any questions, please contact me (kprabucki@bakerlaw.com). We look forward to seeing you there!

Best regards,
Ken Prabucki and Darren Crook

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March 7 Public Interest Auction – tickets go on sale Monday

It’s that time of year again! Your Student Bar Association has been planning tirelessly to make this year’s Public Interest Auction a memorable and beneficial night for students, faculty, and local attorneys. This year’s auction will feature over 50 items in both a live and silent auction, a live auctioneer, light hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar.

Student and faculty tickets are $10 per attendee and will be available in the Student Lounge starting Monday Feb. 23 through Friday Mar. 6 and at the door. Cash, check, and credit cards are accepted.

The Auction will be held on Saturday March 7 from 6-9pm at the FirstMerit Club Level on the 5th Floor of the InfoCision Stadium press tower.

As a reminder, any student who wishes to receive distributions from Public Interest Stipend MUST attend the Auction. If you want to be considered, you must attend. Please direct any questions to Dan Boyer at djb118@zips.uakron.edu or ask your SBA Class Representatives.

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