The Bulletin

Bulletin Edition: 24 January 2014.

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General Announcements
Upcoming Events
Mindful Mondays: Start Your Week with Calm
Date/Time: Monday, January 27, 2014  08:00:AM
Location: Room 135

Join us for tea and 15 minutes of mindfulness meditation to start the day/week stress free in room 135 (in the library). 

Contact: Sarah Gotschall  sgotscha@email.arizona.edu
 
2nd Annual Tribal Lands Conference: The Cobell Settlement Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations
Date/Time: Monday, January 27, 2014  08:00:AM
Location: Kiva Conference Room, Memorial Student Union, The University of Arizona

Register now for the "2nd Annual Tribal Lands Conference:  The Cobell Settlement Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations - 2014 and Beyond"

Speakers are:

Cris Stainbrook, President, Indian Land Tenure Foundation, The History of Fractionated Land Titles and the Cobell Settlement

John McClanahan, Program Manager, Dept. of Interior Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations, Focus and Status of the Buy-Back Program

Denise Mesteth, Director, Oglala Sioux Tribe Tribal Land Office, The Land Buy-Back Program on the Pine Ridge Reservation

Gabe Galanda, Esq., Galanda Broadman, The Perils of Indian Land "Buy Back"

Robyn Interpreter, Esq., Montgomery & Interpreter, P.C., Ethical Issues in Representing Allottees

Registration Information:

*  No charge for students, tribal members, and tribal government employees.  Register at http://ezregister.com/events/8600.

*  All other registrations are $100.  Register at:  http://ezregister.com/events/8599.

May qualify for up to 5 hours CLE, including one hour of ethics credit.

Send email inquiries to:  cms1@email.arizona.edu

Contact: Carrie Stusse  cms1@email.arizona.edu
 
A Conversation with Gabriel Galanda
Date/Time: Tuesday, January 28, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Sullivan Room (272)
Gabriel S. Galanda, a 2000 Arizona Law grad, will visit our campus and meet with students over lunch to discuss his success and his practice at Galanda Broadman Law Firm where he focuses on tribal government and businesses. Lunch will be provided. First come, first served limited to 20 students. To RSVP contact Marissa White at mwhite@email.arizona.edu.
Contact: Marissa White  marissa.white@law.arizona.edu
 
Introduction to the Patent Registration Exam
Date/Time: Tuesday, January 28, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Room 156
Mark Dighton of PLI discusses patent law practice, with specific emphasis on taking and passing the new Patent Registration Exam (formerly the Patent Bar Exam).
Contact: Virginia Clarke  vclarke@email.arizona.edu
 
Immigration Law Student Association Meeting
Date/Time: Wednesday, January 29, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Rm. 138

Meeting to discuss upcoming events this semester! 

Contact: Lauren Talkington  lrtalkington@email.arizona.edu
 
Federal Work Study and Financial Aid Overview & Application Process
Date/Time: Wednesday, January 29, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Room 160
Keyshia Connor, Associate Director for Scholarships and Financial Aid, introduces the variety of financial options and related requirements for summer aid. NOTE: This session is MANDATORY for students applying for Federal Work Study jobs through the Sonoran Desert Career Fair, summer study abroad,etc. Attend either Jan. 29 or Jan 30.
Contact: Virginia Clarke  vclarke@email.arizona.edu
 
Federal Work Study and Financial Aid Overview & Application Process
Date/Time: Thursday, January 30, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Room 160
Keyshia Connor, Associate Director for Scholarships and Financial Aid, introduces the variety of financial options and related requirements for summer aid. NOTE: This session is MANDATORY for students applying for Federal Work Study jobs through the Sonoran Desert Career Fair, summer study abroad,etc. Attend either Jan. 29 or Jan 30.
Contact: Virginia Clarke  vclarke@email.arizona.edu
 
Lunchtime Learning : Picking a Paper Topic
Date/Time: Thursday, January 30, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Room 137

This week's lunchtime learning will be on choosing a paper topic.  The presentation will include resources for picking topics as well as legal writing resources within the library.

 

As always, Pizza will be provided.  RSVP requested to patrickRparsons@email.arizona.edu

Contact: Patrick Parsons  patrickrparsons@email.arizona.edu
 
Saving the Neighborhood Conference
Date/Time: Friday, January 31, 2014  08:00:AM
Location: 164

Join us on January 31, 2014 for an all-day conference discussing the important work of Professors Richard R.W. Brooks and Carol M. Rose. Panelists include nationally known scholars, widely respected for their work in this field:  Robert Gordon, Risa Goluboff, Price Fishback, Lani Guinier, Jack Chin, and Gerald Torres.  Register here!

Contact: Bernadette Wilkinson  bwilkins@email.arizona.edu
 
Special Guest Lecturer:Tom Girardi
Date/Time: Thursday, February 6, 2014  04:00:AM
Location: Ares Auditorium Room 164

 Tom Girardi speaks about the NFL helmet cases and recent settlement. Time is to be determined.

Contact: Marissa White  mwhite@email.arizona.edu
 
Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair
Date/Time: Friday, February 7, 2014  01:00:PM
Location: UA Memorial Student Union, North Ballroom
Employers from the public sector, including state and local government and not for profit organizations from Arizona and beyond, interview Arizona Law students for summer positions. Pre-registration required.
Contact: Virginia Clarke  vclarke@email.arizona.edu
 
FJLA Featuring Rita Meiser and Scott Myers discussing client use of reproductive technology.
Date/Time: Tuesday, February 11, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Room 118

Rita Meiser and Scott Myers, both members of the American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attonerys and the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, will be speaking about representing clients in the use of assisted reproductive technology, including gestational and traditional surrogacy. Free pizza is of course included

Contact: Kristy Clairmont  kaclairmont@email.arizona.edu
 
For 1Ls - Core Competencies in the Workplace:Hit the Ground Running - LUNCH!
Date/Time: Tuesday, February 11, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Room 160
Join Arizona Law alums Brad Vynalek (Class of 1999) and Ryan Patterson (Class of 2006) from Quarles & Brady as they discuss critical elements of a successful summer internship, whether in the public or private sector. Lunch from Baggins will be served.
Contact: Virginia Clarke  vclarke@email.arizona.edu
 
CIA: Opportunities in National Clandestine Service
Date/Time: Tuesday, February 25, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: tba
Representatives from the CIA speak about opportunities with the National Clandestine Service.
Contact: Virginia Clarke  vclarke@email.arizona.edu
 

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