THE BULLETIN

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW

Volume No. 10, Issue No. 4
5 September 2006 Bulletin Archives
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/2006/B04-0607.htm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANNUAL MARKS LECTURE - Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will speak at the Rogers College of Law on Wednesday, September 13, 2006, at 10:00 a.m. in Room 146. Topic:  “Reflections on Arizona’s Pace-Setting Justices:  William Hubbs Rehnquist and Sandra Day O’Connor.” For more information, contact Donna L. Ream at ream@law.arizona.edu or Fain Rutherford at fain.rutherford@law.arizona.edu. (Please Note:  NO BACKPACKS OR ELECTRONIC DEVICES ALLOWED.)

Attention 1Ls:  There is a make-up class today, Tuesday, September 5, at 10:00 a.m. in Room 138, for those students who missed the ongoing orientation class on court structure and the legislative process. We will hand out Lexis and Westlaw passwords in this class.

CONSTITUTION DAY CELEBRATION - On Monday, September 18, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. in Room 146, there will be a video presentation of “A Conversation on the Constitution:  Judicial Independence” with U.S. Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O’Connor, Anthony Kennedy, and Stephen G. Breyer, followed by a panel discussion with Arizona State Supreme Court Justices W. Scott Bales and Andrew D. Hurwitz, U.S. District Court Judge Stephen McNamee, and Arizona Representative Stephen Tully, Majority Leader. Reception to follow in the Snell & Wilmer Courtyard. For more information, contact Donna L. Ream at ream@law.arizona.edu or Fain Rutherford at fain.rutherford@law.arizona.edu.

VLP Outstanding Student Award. The Volunteer Lawyer’s Program has honored VLP Advocate Elizabeth Juarez (2L) with the September 2006 Outstanding Law Student Award. Elizabeth has been a standout volunteer in the Child Support Project and has helped many clients through her thoughtful and dedicated service. Congratulations to Elizabeth on this well-deserved recognition!s

Diet gone down the tubes? Phi Alpha Delta presents Melanie Hingle, a Nutritionist and Nutrition doctoral student at the U of A. Melanie will share tips for eating well on the go and easy ways to making a habit out of eating right! Join us Tuesday, September 5, at 12:15 p.m. in Room 139. For more information contact Heather Lane at hklane@email.arizona.edu.

PAD Kickball. All students, faculty and staff, families, friends and even pets are encouraged to play! Sign up in the lobby this week - PAD members $3, all else $5. Join us for fun games and a big breakfast on Saturday, September 9, at 10:00 a.m. at FT. LOWELL PARK, softball field 8. A map to the park is available at www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?city=tucson&state=AZ&address=2900+N.+Craycroft+Rd&zip=85712&country=us&zoom=8. For more information contact Heather Lane at hklane@email.arizona.edu.

Law Students Against Death Penalty.  All law students, faculty, and staff are invited to take part in the first meeting of the year for the LSADP (Law Students Against Death Penalty). Help us plan the first year! For any interested 1-L’s, there is the open officer position of Secretary. The meeting will be Monday, September 11, 12:15 - 1:00 p.m. in Room 140. If you have any questions, you can email cagreen@email.arizona.edu.

The Community Service Board and Phi Delta Phi (PDP) are teaming up for the SEPTEMBER COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT on Saturday, September 16. All are invited to volunteer. We will be working at the Community Food Bank to assemble emergency food boxes. The completed boxes will be given to needy Tucson families and to non-profit programs for distribution in the community. We will meet in the main lobby of the law school at 8:15 a.m. and then head to the food bank, where we will work from 9:00 a.m. - Noon. If you would like to join us, please e-mail Martha Fenn (fenn@law.arizona.edu) or sign up on the sheet posted in the law school lobby. Space is limited to 25 volunteers, so please sign up early if you would like to join us.

ATTENTION FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS:  The Community Service Board, which consists of several students from each class and several faculty and administrators, is looking for 2 first-year students to serve on the Board. The Community Service Board meets regularly throughout the year to organize community service events and develop other community service related projects at the College of Law. If you are interested in applying for a position on the Board, please submit a resume and a brief written statement describing your interest to Martha Fenn, Coordinator of Special Projects, Rm. 205, by Friday, September 15. For more information contact Martha Fenn, fenn@law.arizona.edu.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday, 9/5 Interviewing Workshop and Demo Interview with Law Student and Attorney
  12:15 - 1:00 p.m., Rm. 140
   
  Phi Alpha Delta Presents nutritionist Melanie Hingle
  “Fast Food: Simple Nutrition for Life on the Go”
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 139
   
Wednesday, 9/6 LCJSP Speaker Series
  The Honorable Hector Campoy, Pima County Superior Court
  “Reforms in Juvenile Court”
  12:20 p.m., Rm. 146
   
Saturday, 9/9 P.A.D. Kickball
  10:00 a.m., Ft. Lowell Park, Softball 8

 

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