THE BULLETIN

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW

Volume No. 9, Issue No. 1
August 15, 2005
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/2005/B01-0506.htm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The College of Law welcomes several new members of the faculty and two visiting professors this semester. Professor Darian Ibrahim has joined the College of Law faculty and will teach Contracts in the fall semester. In the spring he will teach Animal Rights Law. Professor Barak Orbach also joins the faculty this year. In the fall Professor Orbach will teach Corporations, and in the spring he will teach two courses, Regulated Industries and Law and Economics. Professor Carol Rose joins the faculty this year as the Lohse Chair in Water and Natural Resources. In the spring Professor Rose will teach Land Use Planning. Visiting Professor Marc Miller joins us for the academic year and will teach Sentencing Law this fall. In the spring semester Professor Miller will teach Criminal Procedure and a seminar in Environmental Law. Visiting Professor Anita Allen will teach an intensive course in Privacy Law during the first two weeks of the fall semester. We will also have visitors this spring; details will follow later in the semester. You should note that our offerings this spring will be especially rich in the corporate and securities area.

To All Students:  Please update and keep your home addresses information current by going into www.arizona.edu/student_link/.

Health Insurance Alert. If you need student health insurance, you need to enroll NOW! If you need more information, you can e-mail chsinsurance@health.arizona.edu or you can go the website:  www.health.arizona.edu/ and read all entries and important dates and deadlines. If you choose to use Student Health Insurance as your health insurance, please note:

Interested in becoming a VLP Advocate? The Volunteer Lawyers Program of Pima County is looking for student volunteers to work with clients and assist attorneys in the areas of Domestic Relations, Child Support, Guardianship and Bankruptcy. Training will be provided. If you would like to get some great pro bono experience, please come to a meeting on Wednesday, August 31, at 12:20 p.m. in Room 139. All students are welcome. If you cannot attend this meeting, please contact Jenny Dent (jdent@email.arizona.edu) or Kathy Brody (kbrody@email.arizona.edu) before August 31.

The Law, Criminal Justice and Security Program, Criminal Law Association, and the Career and Professional Development Office will present the panel “What I Did On My Summer Vacation,” featuring 2Ls and 3Ls talking about their summer jobs in state and federal criminal prosecution and defense. Wednesday, August 17, Room 146, Pizza at Noon; program at 12:15 p.m.

The Dean and the Office of Career and Professional Development invite you to a “Meet the Employers Night” for our 2L and 3L students at the College of Law!

Wednesday, August 17, 2005
3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
College of Law 2nd Floor Lobby
1201 E. Speedway Tucson, AZ
Business Casual

Please RSVP to Barbara Carlson, (520-621-7668) or carlson@law.arizona.edu.

Interviewing? Need a suit? Then you need the G.A.P. (Getting Attired Professionally), Wednesday, August 31, 2005, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on the 3rd Floor of Rountree Hall. Come sort through gently used professional clothes to find the perfect interviewing suit.

The Morris K. Udall Inn of Court is seeking 12 committed third-year students to join its program this year. The Inn was established to promote the goals of legal excellence, civility, professionalism and ethics. It is comprised of approximately 50 lawyers, judges, and law students who meet on a monthly basis. Meetings are held the first Monday of each month, from October through May (but not January) from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Hotel Congress in downtown Tucson. Each meeting includes dinner and an educational presentation at no cost to the student. Members find it to be a rewarding, stimulating and congenial atmosphere. If you are interested in joining - but only if your schedule will permit you to attend the Monday meetings, submit a resume and brief letter of interest to the Career Office by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16. The letter should be addressed to Dean Massaro. For more information on the Inn of Court program visit their website at www.innsofcourt.org.

Law Students Needed to Serve on ASUA Supreme Court. Law students are needed to serve on the ASUA Supreme Court. For information about the position, as well as ASUA’s Constitution and Bylaws, see http://web.asua.arizona.edu/~asua/scourt.htm and http://web.asua.arizona.edu/~asua/downloads.htm. Applications are due by noon, Friday, Sept. 2, 2005. Submit resume and cover letter of interest, by email (Claudia@u.arizona.edu) or via U.S. mail to:  ASUA (c/o Claudia Davila), Building 19, Room 325W, Tucson, Arizona 85721. If you have questions about this opportunity, contact 621-2782.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 8/15 First Day of Classes
   
Wednesday, 8/17 “What I Did on My Summer Vacation”
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 146
   
  “Meet the Employers Night” for 2L and 3L students
  3:30 - 5:00 pm, College of Law 2nd Floor Lobby

 

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