Women's Law Caucus News

Miss Representation Screening TODAY

Please join us for the screening of the documentary "Miss Representation" in rm 275 from 12-2 TODAY.

Spinelli's pizza and homemade cake pops will be served.

 

Event Sponsored by: BLSA, WLC, Lambda, and the Diversity Committee

Want more information? See missrepresentation.org. 

Central High School/Brandeis School of Law Partnership Program Cookbook

We are still collecting recipes for the Central High School Partnership Program cookbook. The cookbook will contain original recipes from faculty, staff, current students, and alumni from both Central and the Brandeis School of Law. Proceeds from the cookbook will go directly to the partnership program.

 Email recipes to CentralCookbook@gmail.com. 

If you have any questions, contact Central Fellow Courtney Pawley at crpawl01@louisville.edu. 

 

 

Miss Representation Screening

Please join the WLC, BLSA, Lambda, and the Diversity Committee for a screening of the film Miss Representation.

The film explores how the media’s misrepresentations of women have led to the underrepresentation of women in positions of power and influence.

 

Date and Time: Tuesday, Jan. 24, 12-2pm

Location: rm 275

 

For more information on the video, please visit missrepresentation.org. 

 

If you have any questions, please contact Courtney Pawley at crpawl01@louisville.edu.

Women's Law Caucus Fall Luncheon with Women Lawyers Association

Save the date!

The Women's Law Caucus is hosting the Jefferson County Women Lawyers Association for a luncheon on October 18, 2011, at 12:10pm in Rm 175. 

New WLC Officers for 2011-2012

Congrats to our new officers!
The WLC Officers for 2011-2012

Courtney Pawley - President
Emily Sloan - VP
Sara Thompson - Secretary
Whitney Roth - Treasurer
Dana Eberle-Peay - PR Relations

Congratulations to the 2010-2011 WLC Officers

Congratulations to the new  WLC officers for 2010-2011.  We look forward to another very successful year under their leadership! 

 

President: Brooke McCord

Vice President: Lani Burt

Treasurer: Amanda Prager

Secretary: Nancy Vinsel

PR Chair: Mookie Lewis

Photo Gallery: From Prop 8 to SB 68

Diversity Forum Series: From Prop 8 to SB 68: Legislative Attacks on LGBT Families - April 7, 2009

Dean Jim Chen Christopher McDavid
Dean Chen opens the program. Moderator, Christopher McDavid introduces the panel.
Bryan Gatewood  Chris Hartman  Rev. Vernon Broyles 
Bryan Gatewood Chris Hartman Reverend Vernon S. Broyles, III
Panelists Panelists
The panelists engage in a discussion while a clip of an interview with Chris Hartman on “Kentucky Tonight” appears on the screen.
Nancy Baker and Miriam Schusler serve lunch Diversity Committee Members
Nancy Baker and Miriam Schusler-Williams serve lunch. Diversity Committee Members

Women's Law Caucus Raffle Winners

WLC is proud to announce the winners of our raffle.  Each student donated items to help with Community Service Day. 

 

Bridget Coraz - tickets to the Ali Center

Lily Chan - Village 8 Movie passes

Guion Johnstone - Texas Roadhouse gift certificate

Lauren Bean - Village 8 Movie passes

Megan Renwick - Baxter Ave. movie passes

Jamie Izlar - Kroger gift card

 

Thanks to all others who donated to help make our project a success!!

Volunteers Needed

The Center for Women and Families needs 15 volunteers to help work their largest fundraising event of the year. They need auction bid spotters and raffle ticket sellers. Information about the event follows and if you volunteer, you get to attend for free (normally a $175 cost). If you are interested, please email jenna.glasscock@louisville.edu by the end of the day on Friday. Thanks.

 

22nd Anniversary Celebration of Service & Survival

Honoring the 2009 Women of Distinction
February 26, 2009
Louisville Marriott Downtown
5:00 PM Reception and Auction
6:30 PM Dinner and Program

ATTENTION WOMENS LAW CAUCUS MEMBERS

The Women's Law Caucus is proud to announce a new mentoring partnership with the Women Lawyer's Association.  Each interested WLC member will have the opportunity to have an attorney in the community as a mentor.  The mentoring program is brand new, so the details will be forthcoming.  However, if you are interested, please let us know ASAP because we need to submit a list to the WLA this week!

We need the following information:

*name

*phone number

 *email address

*area of practice you are interested in (can be general, such as civil, criminal, litigation, transactional, etc.)

 

Email this (or put it in my mailbox) to: Jenna Glasscock Johnston.

 

Thanks,

 

Jenna Glasscock Johnston, President, Women's Law Caucus