Student Bar Association News

First Year Oral Advocacy Competition Quarterfinals

Congratulations to all of the competitors who participated in the Opening Round of the First Year Oral Advocacy Competition on Monday, April 4.  The Moot Court judges were impressed with the high quality of arguments throughout the day, which made selecting the top eight competitors a challenge. 
 
Congratulations to the following individuals who will advance on to the quarterfinals on Wednesday, April 6 at the times listed below: 
 
5:00:  Dana Eberle-Peay v. Samantha Constantine
5:45:  Paige Hamby v. Steve Damron
6:30:  Jamie Jackson v. Jacob Ford
7:15:  Brittany Hampton v. Matt Doran
 
Please come out and support your classmates.  The quarters will be judged by local practicing attorneys.

Barristers' Ball Raffle

The following students won in our Barristers' Ball Raffle:

1. iPod shuffle - Leah Hart
2. iPod shuffle - Brad Hall
3. iTunes $15 gift card - Sam Constantine
4. iTunes $15 gift card - Sarah Potter
5. UofL cooler - Josh Wong
6. UofL fitted hat and bottle koozie - Ryan Wood
7. UofL t-shirt and can koozie - David Erhart
 
Congratulations and please contact Stephanie Loper (stephanie.loper@yahoo.com) to collect your prize.

  

Barristers' Ball Info

Do not forget that Barristers' Ball is this Friday, April 8 at the Henry Clay building downtown from 8 p.m. until 12 p.m.  We are anticipating a huge turnout so make sure to get your tickets soon!  Tickets can be purchased from SBA Class Representatives for $20 each, Tuesday through Thursday.  On Friday, tickets will cost $30.  I hope to see you there!  

Does your organization need MONEY?

Time is running out to apply for Club Programming Committee (CPC) Funds for Summer and Fall 2011 events!  The deadline is April 7th at 3:00 p.m
 
CPC monies are intended to afford recognized student organizations the opportunity to contribute to the quality of campus life by sponsoring special events and programs that may not be possible without this financial assistance.  The CPC guidelines and application are available at the following web address: 
 
If you have any questions about submitting an application, contact Stephanie Loper at stephanie.loper@yahoo.com.

Barbri Table Day - TODAY!

Today, will be the last day you can enroll for BARBRI’s nationally renowned course before the payment deadline.  If you plan on taking any bar exam and haven’t picked a review course yet, this is your chance!!  BARBRI offers the most comprehensive review course for EVERY jurisdiction in the nation, not just bits and pieces of each exam or certain states.   So stop by the BARBRI table and enroll!

 

Top Five Reasons to Choose BARBRI:

1.       Lectures Offered Across the Nation and at UoL this Summer!!! – our in-classroom lectures are offered live (select locations) and on video at law schools and in cities across the nation! No other course has as many options for you to choose from so whether you are headed to New York, Miami, Houston, L.A. or anywhere in between, we have you covered!

2.       Unlimited, On-Demand Lectures Online – BARBRI offers you the convenience of accessing lectures 24/7 online, attending in-classroom lectures and/or accessing lectures via the BARBRI Mobile Program for the iPhone, iTouch or iPad.

3.       Comprehensive MBE Preparation and StudySmart Software – BARBRI offers its students 5 (yes, that’s FIVE!!) MBE workshops along with diagnostic software to track your progress on the MBE. No other course offers this comprehensive MBE review, which will save you $$$$!!  

4.       Exclusive Paced Program – BARBRI’s exclusive Paced Program gives you day-by-day schedule that will guide you from the first day of bar review to the last day of the bar exam. This experience-based guidance is one-of-a-kind and offered only by BARBRI.

5.       Free Repeat Guarantee - We stand behind our course and approach to help you pass the bar exam. If you fail ANY bar exam, you receive a free repeat of that course. There are no conditions, unlike our competitors that attach certain unreasonable conditions.  

Over the past 40 years, we’ve helped over one million students achieve their dream of becoming a lawyer.   This summer we look forward to helping you.

BarbrI Table Day

Thursday, March 31st, will be the last day you can enroll for BARBRI’s nationally renowned course before the payment deadline.  If you plan on taking any bar exam and haven’t picked a review course yet, this is your chance!!  BARBRI offers the most comprehensive review course for EVERY jurisdiction in the nation, not just bits and pieces of each exam or certain states.   So stop by the BARBRI table and enroll!

 

Top Five Reasons to Choose BARBRI:

1.       Lectures Offered Across the Nation and at UoL this Summer!!! – our in-classroom lectures are offered live (select locations) and on video at law schools and in cities across the nation! No other course has as many options for you to choose from so whether you are headed to New York, Miami, Houston, L.A. or anywhere in between, we have you covered!

2.       Unlimited, On-Demand Lectures Online – BARBRI offers you the convenience of accessing lectures 24/7 online, attending in-classroom lectures and/or accessing lectures via the BARBRI Mobile Program for the iPhone, iTouch or iPad.

3.       Comprehensive MBE Preparation and StudySmart Software – BARBRI offers its students 5 (yes, that’s FIVE!!) MBE workshops along with diagnostic software to track your progress on the MBE. No other course offers this comprehensive MBE review, which will save you $$$$!!  

4.       Exclusive Paced Program – BARBRI’s exclusive Paced Program gives you day-by-day schedule that will guide you from the first day of bar review to the last day of the bar exam. This experience-based guidance is one-of-a-kind and offered only by BARBRI.

5.       Free Repeat Guarantee - We stand behind our course and approach to help you pass the bar exam. If you fail ANY bar exam, you receive a free repeat of that course. There are no conditions, unlike our competitors that attach certain unreasonable conditions.  

Over the past 40 years, we’ve helped over one million students achieve their dream of becoming a lawyer.   This summer we look forward to helping you.

Barristers' Ball Info

Barristers’ Ball tickets will be on sale beginning Wednesday, March 30th.  The Student Bar Association will be sponsoring a Panera Bread Breakfast in the Mosaic Lobby from 9-11am. Tickets will be on sale at the table or through your SBA Class Representatives for $20 each.

All students who purchase tickets during the first week of sales (Wednesday, March 30th- Friday, April 1st) will be entered into a raffle for a variety of prizes including 2 iPod shuffles and various Louisville gear.  The raffle winners will be announced on Monday, April 4th in the Student Organizations Bulletin.


Students are encouraged to bring a guest and can purchase up to 1 additional guest ticket for $20. Purchase of a guest ticket however does equate to an additional chance in the raffle.  Tickets will be available for pre-sale up to Thursday, April 7th in either the Lobby or through a Student Representative.  Tickets will also be on sale at the door the night of the event for $30 each. 

Barristers’ Ball will be held Friday, April 8th from 8pm-Midnight at the Historic Henry Clay in Downtown Louisville.  Beverages and Hor D’oeuvres will be provided.  Proper dress for the evening is Cocktail attire.  Entrance into the event will require the physical ticket and a valid form of identification.


For more information or to purchase tickets, contact your SBA Class Representative, Social Chair Molly MacCaskey, or Public Relations Chair, Chris Robert.  Additional information can be found on the facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=203282416366743

LAUGH For the Crusade!

As Spring Break comes to a close, LAUGH, don't cry!

Come to the Comedy Caravan on Saturday 3/19 and enjoy comedian Tim Kidd at the 8pm show (doors open at 7pm).

A portion of ticket sales is being donated to the WHAS Crusade for Children, so get a group together and join the fun.

Tickets are $20 in advance.

For tickets, contact Roz Cordini
rcordini@insightbb.com

Laugh For the Crusade!

As Spring Break comes to a close, LAUGH, don't cry!
 
Come to the Comedy Caravan on Saturday 3/19 and enjoy comedian Tim Kidd at the 8pm show (doors open at 7pm).
 
A portion of ticket sales is being donated to the WHAS Crusade for Children, so get a group together and join the fun.
 
Tickets are $20 in advance.
 
For tickets, contact Roz Cordini

Law Review Pasta Lunch

Law Review is having a pasta lunch on Monday, March 21st in the Mosaic Lounge.  There will be a variety of pasta for only $5!