Student Life News

RSO Mandatory Meeting on September 10

Attention Law School Student Organization Leaders: 

Any law school student group hoping to be eligible for UofL funding must send two representatives, one of which is the group's President, to the mandatory RSO half-day meeting on Saturday, September 10, in the Student Activities Center.  The tentative schedule begins with check-in at 9:30AM and ends at 3:00PM and will include a free lunch for all participants. Follow the link below to register for the meeting:
http://louisville.edu/studentactivities/clubs/rso-summit-registration

If you believe your group will be unable to send representatives to this meeting, please contact the RSO staff ASAP.  Questions?  Contact Kristie Wetterer - SBA President.

1L Daily Docket Winner

Congratulations to Christopher Thurman who is the winner of a UofL Law School polo shirt.  Please stop by Dean Ballard's office today before 5:00 p.m. to claim your prize.

1L Daily Docket Winner

Congratulations to Michael Callan who is the winner of a silver UofL Law bookmark and a set of UofL Law coasters.  Stop by Dean Ballard's office today before 5:00 p.m. to claim your prize.

1L Daily Docket Winner

Congratulations to Michael Atkinson who is the winner of a UofL Law School marble paperweight.  Please stop by Dean Ballard's office by 4:00 p.m. today (FRIDAY) to claim your prize.

Academic Success Tip - Get to Know Your Professors

The faculty members at the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law are top notch legal scholars and teachers, and they also provide valuable insight into how you can be successful.  Be sure to meet with each of your professors regularly during the semester.  They are a great resource.   Utilize their office hours to clarify points of the law or to follow up on a class discussion.

1L Daily Docket Winner

Congratulations to Sierra Ashby who is the winner of a UofL Law insulated lunch bag.  To claim your prize, stop by Dean Ballard's office today before 5:00 p.m.

1L Daily Docket Winner

Our Daily Docket winner today is Paul Downs, who must come to Dean Ballard's office today, Wednesday, August 17, before 5:00 p.m., to claim his UofL Law School leather padfolio.  Congratulations Mr. Downs!

1L Daily Prize Drawing

Our Daily Docket winner today is Mia Walters, who must come to Dean Ballard's office today, Tuesday, August 16, before 5:00 p.m., to claim her UofL Law polo shirt.  Congratulations Ms. Walters!

Student Writing Competition :: Entries due August 15, 2011

A student writing competition is being organized in conjunction with the annual symposium convened by the Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution at the University of Missouri School of Law. This year’s symposium is entitled “Border Skirmishes: The Intersection Between Litigation and International Commercial Arbitration”.

The competition is sponsored by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) North American Branch and offers a $300 prize to the competition winner. The winner may also have his or her winning submission published in the Journal of Dispute Resolution along with other symposium papers.

Please visit the Border Skirmishes web site for additional information about the competition.

Notice about traffic and parking changes beginning May 17

Beginning Monday, May 16, UofL will start an intensive renovation project on The Oval in front of Grawemeyer Hall.  This project will necessitate significant changes to traffic patterns and to parking in this area. 

Beginning May 17, The Oval will become a two-way street, and signs will be posted to direct traffic to the Natural Sciences and Law lots. Traffic patterns will change several times before the project's expected completion on Aug. 15.