Classes and offices at the University of Louisville are on a delayed schedule starting at 10 a.m. today, Feb. 12, 2008.
For the School of Law, the following schedule will be in effect:
9:00 classes begin at 10 and end at 10:40
10:25 classes begin at 10:50 and end at the usual time
Afternoon classes remain the same. If evening classes are canceled, this pertains only to classes that meet at 5 p.m. or later.
The Spring Southeast Legal Hiring Conference, being held IN Atlanta on Friday, March 28, may have just the job for you. The list of employers who will be interviewing, for both summer and full-time positions, plus a description of who they are seeking (year in law school, etc) is available in the Career Services Office. Pick up your packet now. The APPLICATION DEADLINE for submission of your resumes in order to be considered for interviews is NOON ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18th.
Evening classes at the University of Louisville, including the School of Law, are canceled for Monday, Feb. 11, 2008. This only applies to classes beginning at 5:00 pm or later.
From the university
The Tuesday forecast is for possible severe weather. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to monitor local media for the latest weather news. The UofL Alert system will be activated only if the National Weather Service issues a tornado warning for Jefferson County, Ky. UofL Alert includes emergency messages sent via cell phone text message, campus phones, UofL e-mail accounts and posted on the UofL home page. To see an example of the home page message placement and for more information on UofL Alert, go to http://louisville.edu/alerts
From law school IT
Because the forecast for February 5 includes a significant risk of more severe weather, faculty, staff and student organizations may wish to shut down their computers and printers. If we have a serious electrical interruption, shutting down will minimize damage.
For students and instructors in evening classes: The Law Library has a weather
radio at the Circulation Desk. If you wish to check on the forecast, the radio is always on.
The University of Louisville Law School's Diversity Committee is pleased to sponsor two programs in February 2008.
February 5: Health Equity with Dr. Adewale Troutman. For complete details, go to the event's page: www.law.louisville.edu/node/1243
February 21: Witness to Innocence with Speaker Ray Krone. For complete details, go to the event's page: www.law.louisville.edu/node/1245
For more information on either event, contact Robin Harris, firstname.lastname@example.org or 852-6083.
For more on the Diversity Forum Series, click here: www.law.louisville.edu/academics/diversity-forum-series
February 2nd -- Saturday morning from 9:00 to 1:00 -- will be Career Day 2008! Session Selection/Registration forms are available in the student mailroom and in the Career Services offices. As you know, all first-years are required to attend this event, but remember that upper division students are also most welcome to attend again.
When you look at the form, you will notice that there are some new specialty areas including Entertainment and JAG. And of course, some of the presenters are new this year so you can benefit from additional information AND enhanced networking.
Questions? Jerie Torbeck in office #182 (852-6096) or Debra Reh in office #184 (852-6368)
"Louis Brandeis: The People's Attorney" will air on KET1 on Tuesday, January 8 at 9:00 p.m. and again on KET2 on January 14 at 10:00 p.m.
The documentary, which premiered in November at the University of Louisville's Brandeis School of Law, includes interviews and commentary by Professor Laura Rothstein. For more information on the documentary, click here.
On Thursday, January 10th at 7 PM, avid woodsman and practicing attorney, Andre Bergeron, will participate in a reading and book signing for his new book, The
Devil's Ridge. Bergeron uses the mythic quality of the North American great ape, Sasquatch, or Bigfoot, to craft a gripping page-turner that taps into our primal fears and basic instincts. Reminiscent of stories told around the campfire, The Devil's Ridge will make you wonder what is lurking in the shadows, just beyond the fire's light.
Andre Bergeron earned his Master's degree in English and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Louisville. He practices law in Louisville. The Devil's Ridge is his first novel.
Where: Carmichael's Bookstore
2720 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206