THE BULLETIN

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW

Volume No. 10, Issue No. 19
January 29, 2007 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/B19-0607.htm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

DISTINGUISHED VISITOR:  The Honorable Stephen F. Williams, United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit; Monday, January 29, 2007; 12:20 - 1:20 pm; Room 146. Bring your lunch and enjoy a lively discussion on Judge Williams’ most recent publication, “Liberal Reform in an Illiberal Regime:  The Creation of Private Property in Russia, 1906 - 1914.” Moderator:  Carol Rose, Professor & Lohse Chair in Water & Natural Resources. RSVP:  ream@law.arizona.edu.

Training for 1L Students - As part of the legal research classes, all 1Ls must provide certificates of training from Westlaw and Lexis. Approximately 40 to 50 1L students have not registered for the Lexis training. Please follow the instructions sent to you by Professor Sandwell-Weiss on January 18th to register. Contact Anna Ceder, the Lexis student representative, at aceder@email.arizona.edu, if you have any questions. The Lexis training classes will be held in this week at the following times and locations:

Lexis, Jan. 29 - Feb. 1
 
Monday, Jan. 29
11:00 a.m. - Noon - Room 104
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. - Room 201
1:15 - 2:15 p.m. - Room 138
 
Tuesday, Jan. 30
11:00 a.m. - Noon - Room 104
Noon - 1:00 p.m. - Room 104
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. - Room 140
 
Wednesday, Jan. 31
10:00 a.m. - 11 - Room 139
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. - Room 126
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. - Room 140
 
Thursday, Feb. 1
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Room 139
Noon - 1:00 p.m. - Room 104
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Room 146
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Room 146

PDP Caffeine Kick.  Do you get the Monday Blues? Let PDP help with our caffeine and energy kick!! We will be selling coffee, tea, and energy drinks as well as Cliff Bars, Larabars, and fresh fruit on Monday, January 29 in the lobby from 7:00 - 11:30 a.m. Stop by and we promise a smile and some energy to get your week off to the right start. (We will also have FRESH cream to go in that coffee).

“The Seven Deadly Malpractices.” Christian Legal Society presents the first segment in a series of seven. Please join us Thursday, February 1, 12:15 p.m., Room 126, for a brown bag lunch with local attorney Eric Post, who will present a Bible study entitled, “Pride,” and share on his experiences as a Christian attorney. We’ll provide beverages; bring your lunch and a Bible, if you have one. For more information, contact: Nevene Iskander, nsi@email.arizona.edu.

2007 - 2008 FAFSA Application Deadline:  To be considered for financial aid for 2007 - 2008, a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) must be filed and processed by March 1, 2007, the deadline required by the University of Arizona and Rogers College of Law. If you have not yet filed your taxes for 2006, complete the FAFSA using estimated figures. When you have filed your income taxes, file a correction to the FAFSA updating the information - the update will not change your original application date. If you filed a FAFSA for the academic year 2006 - 2007, you may file for 2007 - 2008 using the Renewal FAFSA, on which you can update last year’s information (figures and addresses). If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kim Marlow (626-8101; marlow@law.arizona.edu; Room 118C).

All Students:  Please make sure to clean out your main campus email accounts on a regular basis. Email is the official form of communication for the University. Many of you are not receiving your messages because you are over your quota. If space is of concern, CCIT has increased your quota from 100MB to 250MB, however you must enable the quota increase on your own. To do so, logon to Webmail, click on Options‑>Other Options‑> Manage Mail Storage. Select the ‘250MB’ option from the pull-down box and select ‘apply.’ For more details, visit http://email.arizona.edu or call the main campus help desk at 621-HELP.

Loan Counseling Session for Third Year Graduates:  Mark your Calendars now - Friday, April 13, 2007, 12:15 - 2:00 p.m. Room 139. Current laws regarding student loans and interest rates are changing rapidly and it is imperative you attend in order to receive up-to-date information on the best repayment strategy for your personal needs. Lunch will be provided - pizza, sodas, and water.

REMINDER! The Lost & Found is located at the Circulation Desk in the library. Please check periodically for things you have lost. There are items from last semester still unclaimed!


UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 1/29 PDP Caffeine Kick
  7:00 - 11:30 a.m., Main Lobby
   
  DISTINGUISHED VISITOR:  The Honorable Stephen F. Williams,
  United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit
  “Liberal Reform in an Illiberal Regime:  The Creation of Private Property in Russia, 1906 - 1914.”
  12:20 - 1:20 pm, Room 146
   
Tuesday, 1/30 ACS/Federalist Society Immigration Symposium Meeting
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 203
   
  Environmental Law Society Meeting
  12:20 - 1:00 p.m., Rm. 126
   
Wednesday, 1/31 Law, Criminal Justice and Security Program Speaker Series
  Claudine LoMonaco, Border and Immigration Reporter, Tucson Citizen
  “Border Policy from a Reporter’s Perspective”
  12:00 - 1:05 p.m., Moot Courtroom
   
Thursday, 2/1 Christian Legal Society Bible Study
  “Pride,” Local attorney shares his experience as a Christian attorney
  12:15 p.m., Rm. 126

 

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