SBA General Body Meeting

“Join us on Wednesday, February 24, at 12:15 p.m. in room 301 of the library for our first general body meeting of the school year! We will be discussing this semester’s major events, and how YOU can get involved.

As always, bring your calendars. Also, snacks will be provided.”

Trial Team Information Session – Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 5:00pm

Join Trial Attorney Kevin Kita of Sutter, O’Connell and Farcione as he discusses the advantages of joining the Nationally Ranked Akron Law Trial team.

Trial team students may earn 2 to 3 credits of elective coursework each semester. Come discuss the benefits and advantages of being a member of the Akron Law trial team with a leading litigation attorney.

Tuesday, February 16th – 5:00pm – 5:45pm in the College of Business, Buckingham room.

Public Interest Auction Tickets go on sale Tuesday February 16th

Tickets for this year’s SBA ANNUAL PUBLIC INTEREST AUCTION go on sale Tuesday February 16th, so get them while they are hot! SBA Representations will have tickets on hand, and will be promoting the event at the beginning of course lectures. Additionally, SBA will post a tabling schedule on the blog, along with the locations, so that tickets can be easily purchased. Student tickets cost $15.00, and include free admission to the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminar. Professional tickets cost $20.00, and include free admission to the Auction.

**Significant others are definitely welcome to attend, because we would be lucky to have them.

CQE Clinic Volunteer Training – Friday, February 19th, 4:30 pm

Our next free Certificate of Qualification for Employment (CQE) clinic is Saturday, February 20th! 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 9:00am-12:45pm on Saturday, February 20th. The clinic will be held at the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church (422 Bell St. Akron, OH 44307). The time you volunteer can be applied toward your graduation requirement as pro bono limited means hours.

There will be a mandatory volunteer training on Friday, February 19th, 4:30-6:00pm 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 Sarah at You can also learn more about the clinic at our website: