AKRON LAW TRIAL TEAM WINS ANOTHER NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP!!!

A special congratulations to our advocates – Joseph Darwal and Justin Workman and their witnesses Elizabeth Emanuel and C. Adam Carro on their NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP WIN!

These hardworking students took down field teams from The University of Cincinnati, New York University, Duquesne University, South Texas College of Law, Stetson University and Syracuse University to bring home the National Trophy from the American Association for Justice’s Student Trial Advocacy Competition in Santa Monica, California!!

Please congratulate these student’s on their monumental win!!!

Mr. Darwal, Mr. Workman, Ms. Emanuel and Mr. Carro – CONGRATULATIONS AND A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU FROM YOUR AKRON LAW FAMILY!

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Reminder – Bar Preparation Scholarship

We have additional limited scholarship funds available to support students who demonstrate significant financial need. Please use this form to apply for a scholarship to cover a portion of the difference between the Bar Fellowship reimbursement and the remainder of the tuition for your bar exam preparation course. Application for these funds does not guarantee receipt thereof.

2013 application for Bar Exam Preparation Course 10232013 Final

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SPRING INTO AWARENESS – Tuesday, April 29th 1-8p.m.

SPRING INTO AWARENESS
Spring into a new awareness about yourself and the environment with short interactive speakers presenting on topics such as leadership, environmentalism, mindful living, and self-discovery.
Some speakers are City Councilman Rich Swirsky, Board of Trustees Nick York, UA’s Director of sustainability, and many other students and faculty.

There will also be all-day live musician between speakers.
Zach.
-http://www.zachmusic.net/

Ending with a large interactive educational performance!
Tuesday, April 29th 1-8p.m.
Coleman Commons (Grassy area between Rec center and Student Union).

Contact:
Kevin Karas – kjk62@zips.uakron.edu
David Swirsky – dswirsky@gmail.com
Oliver Evans – oge1@zips.uakron.edu
Sponsored and Organized by Undergraduate Student Government, Holistic Leaders and Mindful Meditation, and Environmental Akron

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Law Review Information Session – Thursday, April 17th

The Akron Law Review will hold an information session for all prospective 1L and 2L students Thursday, April 17 from 12:15 – 1:00 in West 206. The session will discuss the Akron Law Review in general, and it will introduce the write-on competition that will start after finals. If anyone has questions please email the Executive Editor of Student Writing, Bryan Meek, at bem38@zips.uakron.edu

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Student Participation in Dean’s Search

Students:

We hope that you will participate in the search process for a new Dean for the School of Law by attending open forums with the four candidates. The schedule for the forums is:

Tuesday, April 8 – William Adams – 4:00-4:45 – Room 152
Thursday, April 10 – Richard Reuben – 3:45-4:15 – Room 152
Wednesday, April 16 – Matthew Wilson – 4:00-4:45 – Room 152
Thursday, April 24 – Stephen Shepherd – 4:00-4:45 – Room 15

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