The Bulletin

Bulletin Edition: 11 April 2014.

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General Announcements
1L Legal Writing Exam Info Session
For those who have questions or who would like to know more about the exam, Prof. Salmon will hold two exam-information sessions: • April 14 at 12:15 p.m. in room 118 • April 18 at 12:15 p.m. in room 118
Contact: JJ Arevalo
Upcoming Events
Mindful Mondays: Start Your Week with Calm
Date/Time: Monday, April 14, 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
Conversations with Bob Mundheim
Date/Time: Monday, April 14, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Room 237 - Faculty Lounge

In this popular annual series, Professor Bob Mundheim will moderate informal conversations with national leaders in business and law, relating their experiences in - and perspectives about - corporate governance, markets, ethics, and career development.

MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014
Noon-1:15 p.m.

SIMON LORNE  -  Simon M. Lorne serves as the Vice Chairman and Chief Legal Officer at Millennium Management, L.L.C., overseeing its compliance, legal, regulatory, and internal audit functions.  Previously, Mr. Lorne served as a Partner at Munger, Tolles & Olson.  In 1996, he became a Managing Director at Salomon Brothers where he served as Global Head of Internal Audit.  From 1993 to 1996, Mr. Lorne was the General Counsel at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  He is an Independent Director of Teledyne Technologies Inc.

Lunch will be served

Seating is limited. 
RSVP to Nancy Stanley at

Contact: Nancy Stanley
1L Legal Writing Exam Info Session
Date/Time: Monday, April 14, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: RM 118
Contact: JJ Arevalo
Law Review Open House
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 16, 2014  08:30:AM
Location: Law Review Office (Back of the Library next to Rm 135)

Please come by on Wednesday, April 16th to meet some of Law Review's members and enjoy Bagel Wednesday (a weekly Law Review tradition) followed by a variety of delicious snacks and baked goods at lunchtime.

Both EICs and Senior Note Editors will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about the Write-On, the workings of the publication, and law school in general.

We look forward to meeting you!

NOTE: The door is not locked, the knob just doesn't turn. Come on in!

Contact: Kate LaFosse
PCLP and PCAO Victims' Right Panel
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 16, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Room 168


This Wednesday, April 16th, The Program in Criminal Law and Policy and the Pima County Attorney’s Office are proud to host:


Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall

Who will discuss the history and importance of victims’ rights and... 


Crime victim survivors will share their experiences with the criminal justice system and the role victims’ rights played in their journey toward healing and recovery. 


We will meet in Room 168 and pizza will be served at 12pm.


Hope to see you all there!

Contact: Marieh Tanha
Jessup International Moot Court Competition Info Session
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 16, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Room 160

Come learn about the Jessup International Moot Court Competition from the 2013-2014 team and team advisor Professor Julie Ferdon.

The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition is the largest and most prestigious moot court competition in the world. The competition simulates a fictional dispute between two countries brought before the International Court of Justice. Teams prepare oral and written pleadings arguing both the applicant and respondent positions. Participation on the Jessup Team is a two-semester commitment for which you receive three pass/fail units. Tryouts, which include short written and oral portions, will take place from April 18-26.   

Contact: Alberta Chu
Volunteer Lawyers Program - Summer Sign-up Meeting
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 16, 2014  12:15:PM
Location: Law School, Room 135

This summer, the Volunteer Lawyers Program will offer volunteer opportunities at the Self-Service Center Clinic, Domestic Relations Clinic, and Bankruptcy Reaffirmation Clinic.  Interested students can attend the summer sign-up meeting on Wednesday, April 16 in room 135 at 12:15pm.  

Students who are interested in participating should send an email indicating their clinic choice to no later than 5pm on Friday, April 18.  

Please contact VLP Staff Attorney and Law Student Coordinator, Melissa Spiller, for questions:

Contact: Melissa Spiller, VLP Staff Attorney&Law Student Coordinator
ACS Pints with Professors Reschedule
Date/Time: Wednesday, April 16, 2014  05:00:PM
Location: Gentle Ben's

For those of you unable to attend this event originally scheduled for April 7th, here's your opportunity to come join ACS over at Gentle Ben's on Wednesday April 16th from 5:00pm to around 6:00pm to hear Professor Jane Bambauer discuss her recent work on data as speech, data-driven policing, and the interaction between data and privacy. This is some fascinating and very timely work that everyone can learn something from!

PLUS, ACS will be opening a tab and providing one round of drinks and appetizers for those who attend! What?! Free Drinks? YES!


If you plan to join, it would be greatly appreciated (though not strictly required) if you email Scott Boncoskey ( an RSVP. This will help us know how many people we should plan for.


Hope to see you there!!


Contact: Scott Boncoskey
Local Law Enforcement and Border Patrol Collaboration
Date/Time: Thursday, April 17, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Room 156

James Duff Lyall of the ACLU of Southern Arizona will be presenting on the legal issues raised by this troubling form of cooperation and the ACLU's efforts to document it. A representative from Migra-Patrol Cop-Watch, an advocacy organization working with a network of immigrant families to lead a campaign to push back against racial profiling and local law enforcement participation in the enforcement of federal immigration law, will also present on Migra-Patrol's efforts and explain the devastating effect of these practices on immigrant communities in Tucson. Lunch from Jimmy Johns will be served. We hope to see you there!

Contact: Matthew Johnson
Come register for the law school 5K!
Date/Time: Thursday, April 17, 2014  12:00:PM
Location: Law School Lobby

 The Running Club and Wellness Week are hosting a 5K on April 26th which starts at the law school and ends on University blvd.  We are supporting Project Fit America and are taking donations of $20 if runners would like to register AND receive a speciality made tank-top or $10 if runners opt to not order a shirt. 

April 17th is the last day would are tabeling so it will be the last day to register! 
Contact: Danielle Bello
End of Year Staff and Faculty Awards Ceremony and Social
Date/Time: Tuesday, April 29, 2014  03:00:PM
Location: Lewis and Roca Lobby

 University Service Awards- Law College Awards- SBA Awards- Saying Farewell-  Retirement Recognition-

Contact: Kathy Hawkes-Smith

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