THE BULLETIN

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW

Volume No. 9, Issue No. 2
August 22, 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/B02-0506.htm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ACLU:  Come to our first meeting of the year, Room 138, 12:15 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 25, 2005. Guest speaker Tom Hippert, local attorney and President of the Southern Chapter of ACLU of Arizona, will discuss how he got involved in the ACLU. Also, get involved right away with an essay contest for high school students and learn about other projects and events we have planned for this year.

Federalist Society:  First meeting of the 2005 - 2006 school year, Rm. 140, 12:30pm, Wed. Aug. 24, 2005. The Federalist Society is a group of conservatives and libertarians interested in legal issues. Come to the meeting to find out more about the club. We will discuss events for this year and give members an opportunity to get involved. Lunch will be provided.

The Public Interest Law Organization will be holding its first meeting of the semester on Wednesday, August 24th at 12:15 p.m. in Room 138. Lunch will be provided. All students are welcome.

The Christian Legal Society will be having its first meeting Monday, August 22, at 12:15 p.m. in Room 140. Lunch will be provided.

The Black Law Students Association will be having its first meeting Thursday, August 25, at 12:15 p.m. in Room 126.

The Sports and Entertainment Law Society will be having its first meeting Wednesday, August 24, at 12:15 p.m. in Room 128.

The Law, Criminal Justice and Security Program/Criminal Law Association speaker for this week is Hamdy Singary, Former Colonel, Iraqi National Police and Security Advisor to the Ministry of the Interior, and current University of Arizona Fulbright Scholar. The topic of the speech is “The Iraqi Police and the Iraqi People.” Wednesday, August 24, Room 146, Pizza at Noon; program at 12:15 p.m.

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 mandatory 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.

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 rd Floor of Rountree Hall. - Come sort through gently used professional clothes to find the perfect interviewing suit.

7th ANNUAL “SUPREME COURT HIGHLIGHTS” CLE in honor of Constitution Day. - Thursday, September 8, 2005 in Room 146 from 3:00 - 5:30 p.m. Reception to follow in the College's Snell & Wilmer Courtyard sponsored by The American Constitution Society Student Chapter. For more information, contact Donna Ream at ream@law.arizona.edu or call 626-2400.

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.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 8/22 Community Service Board Meeting
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 122
   
  Christian Legal Society Meeting
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 140
   
Tuesday, 8/23 Career Program:  Judicial Clerkships Applications
  12:15 - 1:00 p.m., Rm. 140
   
Wednesday, 8/24 LCJSP/Criminal Law Association Speaker
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 146
   
  Federalist Society Meeting
  12:30 p.m., Rm. 140
   
  Public Interest Law Organization Meeting
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 138
   
  Sports and Entertainment Law Society Meeting>
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 128
   
Thursday, 8/25 ACLU Meeting
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 138
   
  Black Law Students Association Meeting
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 126
   
Friday, 8/26 Mock Interviews
  Noon - 3:00 p.m., McClelland Hall, Rm. 210

 

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