THE BULLETIN

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW

Volume No. 11, Issue No. 17
January 28, 2008 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/2007/B17-0708.htm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Please congratulate the five finalists for this year’s Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition:

The awards reception will be held on Friday, February 1, at 10:45 a.m., in the Sullivan room. Refreshments will be served at 10:45. The awards will be announced at 11:00 a.m. All faculty, staff, administration, Grand judges, and Grand participants (and their friends and guests) are invited to attend. For more information, contact Professor Rabe at rabe@law.arizona.edu .

The UA Law Coalition (a collaboration of the following groups:  AALSA, BLSA, NALSA, LLSA, and Pride Law) is having its monthly meeting on Thursday, January 31, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. in CC-114. We will be setting our agenda for the semester, so don't miss out! We hope to see more 1LS in attendance. Please bring $3 for pizza.

A video series on The Supreme Court will be played from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in Room CC-111 on the following dates:

Mandatory Lexis Training for 1Ls will be held this week at the following times and locations:

Monday, 1/28/2008

Noon

Room 108

Tuesday, 1/29/2008

Noon

Room 108

Wednesday, 1/30/2008

Noon

Room 108

Wednesday, 1/30/2008

4:00 p.m.

Computer Lab

Thursday, 1/31/2008

11:00 a.m.

Computer Lab

You can sign up for this training by going to the Lexis MySchool page at www.lexisnexis.com/myschool/ .

Do you want to help survivors of domestic violence? Do you speak Spanish? The Domestic Violence Law Clinic could use your help. We need students who are willing to volunteer their time to help interpret legal interviews for clients who speak only Spanish. We also can use assistance in translating documents from English into Spanish. Our clinic will be interviewing clients on Tuesday and Thursdays, beginning January 29 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. through April 22. Prior experience in interpreting for clients is preferred. For more information, please contact Bertha Fresquez at 626-5232.

Apply for the 2008 - 2009 FAFSA NOW to be considered for all types of continuing aid for next academic year and work study for this summer. For further information go to the financial aid web page How to Apply. Any questions, please contact Kim Marlow at marlow@law.arizona.edu or 626-8101.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, 1/30 LCJSP Speaker
  Chief Deputy Pima County Public Defender Robert Hirsh
  “Improving Arizona’s Criminal Justice System”
  12:15 p.m., CC-110
   
Thursday, 1/31 UA Law Coalition Meeting
  6:00 - 7:00 p.m., CC-114
   
Friday, 2/1 Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition Awards Reception
  10:45 a.m., CC-116 (the Sullivan Rm.)

 

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