Student Life News

Fresh Start Friday - Today!

Working on your BLS memo that is due on Monday?  Take a break and enjoy a relaxing massage to re-engergize yourself!  In the Washer Lounge from 2:00 to 4:00.

Fresh Start Friday - Enjoy a Relaxing Massage!

Tomorrow is Friday!  If you are feeling stressed, stop by the Washer Lounge and treat yourself to a free massage from Advanced Massage Therapeutics from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Did you miss the Information Session on Externships?

If you were unable to attend the October 9 program on Externships, please review the handout that was distributed summarizing the externship opportunties this spring.  Please also review Professor Jordan's TWEN page - Externship Information - to find links to the various placements as well as application information.

The next information session is on October 18, at noon, in Room 175.  Dean Hall will provide information on the new Certificate Programs for litigation skills and transacational skills.

On October 23, the info session will feature the Law Clinic and the Entrepreneurship Clinic.

Learn More About Externship Opportunities - Today (Oct 9)!

All upper-division students are invited to an information session today at noon, in Room 175, to learn about several externship opportunities this spring, including:

  • Tax Externship with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Judicial Externship with a Circuit Court Judge
  • Legal Aid Externship
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the County Attorney
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the Public Defender
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the Commonwealth Attorney 

Information will be provided regarding how to apply for an externship; application deadlines; the selection process; what each externship is like; how many credit hours you can earn from participation; and much more. 

Pizza will be provided to attendees.

Free Flu Shots Today!

Campus Health Services will be here at the Law School (in the Washer Lounge) to give flu shots on Monday, October 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Please remember to bring your University id card.  You must complete a consent form.  You may do this in advance by visiting http://louisville.edu/campushealth and clicking on the image of Coach Charlie Strong.

Learn More About Externship Opportunities for Law Students - Tuesday!

All upper-division students are invited to an information session on Tuesday, October 9, at noon, in Room 175, to learn about several externship opportunities this spring, including

  • Tax Externship with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Judicial Externship with a Circuit Court Judge
  • Legal Aid Externship
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the County Attorney
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the Public Defender
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the Commonwealth Attorney 

Information will be provided regarding how to apply for an externship; application deadlines; the selection process; what each externship is like; how many credit hours you can earn from participation; and much more. 

Pizza will be provided to attendees.

$5,000? A Trip to the GRAMMY Awards?

More student writing competitions have been added to the writing competition page at http://www.law.louisville.edu/node/7044, including the 15th Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition, which includes a $5,000 cash prize and an all-expenses paid trip to the GRAMMY Awards.  Check back often for information regarding new competitions!

Free Flu Shots for Students, Faculty, and Staff on Monday

Campus Health Services will be here at the Law School (in the Washer Lounge) to give flu shots on Monday, October 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Please remember to bring your University id card.  You must complete a consent form.  You may do this in advance by visiting http://louisville.edu/campushealth and clicking on the image of Coach Charlie Strong.

Information Session on Externship Opportunities

All upper-division students are invited to an information session Tuesday, October 9, at noon, in Room 175, to learn about several externship opportunities this spring, including

  • Tax Externship with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Judicial Externship with a Circuit Court Judge
  • Legal Aid Externship
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the County Attorney
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the Public Defender
  • Criminal Justice Externship with the Commonwealth Attorney 

Information will be provided regarding how to apply for an externship; application deadlines; the selection process; what each externship is like; how many credit hours you can earn from participation; and much more. 

Pizza will be provided to attendees. (*Note:  Information regarding the Immigration Externship, the Law Clinic, and the Entrepreneurship Clinic will be provided at the October 23 Information Session.)

Free Massages for Students on Friday

Don't forget about Fresh Start Fridays!

Come by the Washer Lounge between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. this Friday and enjoy a free massage.