THE BULLETIN

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW

Volume No. 7, Issue No. 27
April 5, 2004
The College of Law Bulletin is published at the beginning of each week of the semester. To place an announcement or event in the Bulletin, please e-mail your information to Martha Fenn at fenn@law.arizona.edu or put a note in her box in Rm. 242. The deadline for receipt of information is each Thursday by 11:00 a.m. for inclusion in the following week's Bulletin. This Bulletin can be found on the web at www.law.arizona.edu/news/Bulletins/2003/B27-0304.htm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Exams online - Students should begin using their Forums login and password when accessing exams online. Just enter the same info in the username/password boxes on the exams login page.

Moot Court Results:  Eight students advanced to the semi-final round of the Fegtly Moot Court Competition. They are:

The semi-finals will be held Tuesday, April 6 beginning at 3:00 p.m. in Room 106, with judges from the Arizona Court of Appeals, Div. 2, presiding.  Four students will advance to the final rounds, held the next day, April 7, in Room 106, which will be presided over by judges from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.  The arguments are open to all.  Come see the best advocates of the class of '05!

Author Paul Driessen will present a lecture on his new book, ECO-IMPERIALISM: Green Power - Black Death, on Thursday, April 8, at 4:00 p.m. in Room 140.  Paul Driessen is a senior fellow with the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow and Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise (CDFE), nonprofit public policy institutes that focus on energy, the environment, economic development and international affairs.

The Andrew Silverman Community Service Awards will be presented at 9:50 a.m. in the Main Lobby during Freebie Friday this week.  Please join us as we honor students for their outstanding service to the community.

Come hear Abogada Andrea! Abogada Andrea, a/k/a Andrea Matheson, Esq., is the host of "Conozca Sus Derechos" on 89.1 KUAZ at 2:00 p.m. on Sundays.  Come hear how she's been able to stay true to her ideals AND make a living doing it.  She's also going to explore the complexities of cultural differences between Anglos and Latinos in the attorney-client relationship.  Wednesday, April 14, Noon - 1:00 p.m., Room 122.  Sponsored by the National Lawyers Guild.

The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. For anyone interested in moot court the Jessup International Moot Court is looking for new members for the 2004 - 2005 school year.  A class was just approved for the Jessup this past fall and includes 2 credits pass/fail in the fall, and 1 credit pass/fail in the spring.  The class consists of writing a brief based on a hypothetical legal issue and a regional oral argument competition based on the briefs in February.  All of the issues are based on international law, but you do not need to have any experience in international law to be a member of the Jessup.  The current team will be hosting an informational session on the Jessup on April 7 at 12:15 in Room 138.  In the meantime if anyone has any questions, please contact Timea Shaeffer at timea.shaeffer@law.arizona.edu.

Judicial Clerking Program. This week there will be a sign-up meeting for the Judicial Clerking Program for the fall.  The program involves both field and class components.  Concerning the field component, you are required to work a minimum of 100 hours and will be doing observing and research and writing projects with your judge.  As far as the class, we will be meeting three times and having individual conferences.  The program is for two units of credit. In order to participate in the program in the fall, you need to attend one of the meetings listed below.  If you have a class conflict or some other conflict you cannot re-arrange, please contact Professor Silverman at silverman@law.arizona.edu.

Scholarship Information:


UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 4/5

Faculty, Administration and Staff Appreciation Reception

 

Presented by the Student Bar Association

 

12:15 p.m., Law School Lobby

   

Tuesday, 4/6

NALSA Frybread Sale

 

Frybread and Indian Tacos

 

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Law School Lobby

   
 

Fall Judicial Clerkship Sign-Up Meeting

 

12:15 p.m., Rm. 104

 

1:15 p.m., Rm. 104 (for students in Civ Pro make-up class at Noon)

   
 

Moot Court Semi-Finals

 

3:00 p.m., Rm. 106

   
 

Community Service Board Meeting

 

3:15 p.m., Sullivan Rm. (Rm. 202)

   

Wednesday, 4/7

Jessup International Moot Court Informational Meeting

 

12:15 p.m., Rm. 138

   
 

CURRICULUM PANEL

 

Environmental Law, Clinical Programs, Litigation and Skills Courses

 

12:20 - 1:00 p.m., Rm. 139

   
 

Moot Court Final Rounds

 

3:00 p.m., Rm. 106

   

Thursday, 4/8

Class of 2004 Graduation Luncheon

 

12:00 p.m., Arizona Inn

   
 

Paul Driessen Lecture

 

4:00 p.m., Rm. 140

   

Friday, 4/9

Freebie Friday

 

Free coffee, baked goods and conversation

 

9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Main Lobby

 

Note: The Andrew Silverman Community Service Awards will be presented in the lobby at 9:50 a.m.

 

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