Student News

2014-2015 Moot Court Board Applications Now Available!

Moot Court Board is excited to announce that the 2014-2015 Moot Court Board Application is now available! As a member of Moot Court Board (MCB) you will facilitate a Moot Court Team, organize and administer the Pirtle-Washer Competition, and the First Year Oral Arguments.

Attached you will find the application. Please be sure to read it thoroughly and hand in all paper work by May 12th.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email Christine Shannon (C0Shan04@louisville.edu), Kevin Boswell (kevin.boswell@louisville.edu), Laura Edelen (edelen.laura@gmail.com), Sana Abhari (sana.abhari@gmail.com), or Jennifer Weihmuller (jenniferweihmuller@gmail.com).

Reminder - Deadline for Greenebaum Public Service Summer Fellowships May 12

If you are planning to apply for a $3,000 Greenebaum Public Service Summer Fellowship, the deadline is Monday, May 12. The application for the fellowship is available on Symplicity in the Documents Library located under the Resources Tab.

Please turn in your application to Jina Scinta in Room 180. You may e-mail your application to Ms. Scinta, but paper applications are preferred. If Ms. Scinta is not in the office when dropping off your application, you can leave it with Dean Hajek or in the tray on Ms. Scinta's office door.

 

Student Bands Wanted for Lawlapalooza

The 2014 Lawlapalooza Committee is gearing up for another successful year of this fun event. Lawlapalooza 2014 will take place on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Phoenix Hill Tavern on Baxter Avenue. We are looking for students who have a band or play in a band to participate in this year's event.

If you have a band and would like to participate in Lawlapalooza this year, please contact Jim Becker at j.becker@louisville.edu.

Reminder: University of Louisville Law Review Membership Applications Due on May 9th

The University of Louisville Law Review is now accepting applications for membership from rising 2Ls and 3Ls.
Interested students may take a physical copy of the Volume 53 Membership Application, a stack of which are located outside the Law Review Office (Room 238), or may access an electronic copy on TWEN.  To access the Volume 53 Membership Application on TWEN, go under the tab “Add Course” and sign up for the course titled “Law Review 2014–2015.”  Under the “Navigation” box, click on “Assignment Drop Box,” and then click on “Membership Application, Vol. 53.”  You will find a copy of the Volume 53 Membership Application under “Attached Files.”
All application materials must be submitted by 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 9th. Incomplete applications and applications received after the deadline will not be considered.  If you have any questions about the application process, or if you have problems with TWEN or the submission, please contact Philip Heleringer at prhele01@cardmail.louisville.edu.

SBA Graduation Party - May 7

Looking for something to perk you up in the midst of the "study blues?" Start looking forward to the SBA Graduation Party!

All students are invited to attend the 2014 Graduation Party held on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Appetizers and drinks will be provided, but you are expected to bring your own party pants!!

Details:
Who: ALL law students and their guests
What: 2014 Graduation Party
When: Wednesday, May 7 8:00pm-12:00am
Where: Molly Malone's, Highlands (Baxter Avenue)
Why: To celebrate our graduates and the end of another successful year of law school!

Admission is free for 3Ls and their guests, $5 each for event pass holders and their guests, and $10 each for non-event pass holders and their guests.

Reminder - Deadline for Greenebaum Public Service Summer Fellowships May 12

If you are planning to apply for a $3,000 Greenebaum Public Service Summer Fellowship, the deadline is Monday, May 12.  Please turn in your application to Jina Scinta in Room 180.  You may e-mail your application to Ms. Scinta, but paper applications are preferred.  If Ms. Scinta is not in the office when dropping off your application, you can leave it with Dean Hajek or in the tray on Ms. Scinta's office door.

Student Bands Wanted for Lawlapalooza

The 2014 Lawlapalooza Committee is gearing up for another successful year of this fun event. Lawlapalooza 2014 will take place on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Phoenix Hill Tavern on Baxter Avenue. We are looking for students who have a band or play in a band to participate in this year's event.

If you have a band and would like to participate in Lawlapalooza this year, please contact Jim Becker at j.becker@louisville.edu.

Fellow Position Available for Central High School Partnership – Deadline May 8

A law student is needed to assist Professor Laura Rothstein with the Central High School Partnership and activities to enhance and fine tune the current program. Some assignments will be based on the skills and experiences of the individual in the position. The fellow must be someone currently or previously teaching in the program.

The time requirement will be a total of 50 hours spread through both semesters -- (schedule will be flexible and will not require work during the exam period). The Fellow will be compensated at a rate of $8.50/hour, in the form of tuition reduction.

Please see the attached application and description for more details on the position. Applications are due to Jina Scinta by Thursday, May 8.

2014-2015 Moot Court Board Applications Now Available!

Moot Court Board is excited to announce that the 2014-2015 Moot Court Board Application is now available! As a member of Moot Court Board (MCB) you will facilitate a Moot Court Team, organize and administer the Pirtle-Washer Competition, and the First Year Oral Arguments.

Attached you will find the application. Please be sure to read it thoroughly and hand in all paper work by May 12th.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email Christine Shannon (C0Shan04@louisville.edu), Kevin Boswell (kevin.boswell@louisville.edu), Laura Edelen (edelen.laura@gmail.com), Sana Abhari (sana.abhari@gmail.com), or Jennifer Weihmuller (jenniferweihmuller@gmail.com).

Student Bands Wanted for Lawlapalooza

The 2014 Lawlapalooza Committee is gearing up for another successful year of this fun event.  Lawlapalooza 2014 will take place on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Phoenix Hill Tavern on Baxter Avenue.  We are looking for students who have a band or play in a band to participate in this year's event.

If you have a band and would like to participate in Lawlapalooza this year, please contact Jim Becker at j.becker@louisville.edu