"Monday August 25, 2008 1230pm-2pm Inter-American Law Review Meeting"
Monday August 25, 2008 1230pm-2pm Inter-American Law Review Meeting F200 1230pm-2pm Jewish Comparative Law Society Meeting F300 1230pm-2pm HOPE meeting F402 1230pm-2pm Miami Law Women Meeting F109 1pm-130pm HOPE Time the Vote Training F309 Tuesday August 26, 2008 1230pm-2pm American Constitution Society Meeting F108 1230pm-2pm Bar & Gavel Meeting A110 1230pm-2pm Environmental Law Society Meeting F309 1230pm-2pm Inter-American Law Review Meeting F200 1230pm-2pm Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Meeting F408 1230pm-2pm Spanish Lecture Series Presentation Student Lounge 530pm Moot Court Board Reception Student Lounge Wednesday August 27, 2008 1230pm-130pm Cardozo Meeting F309 1230pm-2pm Christian Legal Society Meeting F363 1230pm-2pm Criminal Law Society Meeting F108 1230pm-2pm HOPE General Meeting F209 1230pm-2pm Phi Alpha Delta Meeting Student Lounge Thursday August 28, 2008 1230pm-2pm Entertainment & Sports Law Society Meeting F108 1230pm-2pm HOPE Public Interest Luncheon A110A 1230pm-2pm Meeting with Dean Verkuil E352 1230-130pm HOPE and Career Development Meeting 216-B 1230-2pm ACLS (Caribbean) Meeting A110 Friday August 29, 2008 1230pm-2pm HOPE Pro Bono Legal Research Training F200 530pm MLW Meet-and-Greet Bougainvillea’s _______________________________________________________________________ _________ More Detail about this weeks events below! •HOPE Time the Vote Training with the Miami-Dade Election Reform Coalition. Monday August 25th, 1-130pm, Room F309. For more information, email TimeTheVote@gmail.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. •Please join the Moot Court Board for a reception honoring the contributions of faculty, administration, and students to the success of our nationally ranked competition teams at 5:30pm on Tuesday, August 26th in the Alma Jennings Foundation Student Lounge. 1L students interested in Moot Court are encouraged to attend. You can view the invitation here: http://newsletters.law.miami.edu/alumni/february2007/documents/MootCour tSelfMailerAugust262008lr.pdf. Contact Chris Pizzo at CP3927@students.law.miami.edu for more information. •The American Constitution Society will host it's first meeting of the year on Tuesday, August 26th during lunch in F108. ACS is a national organization dedicated to preserving and advocating a progressive view of the Constitution. Our events cover a wide range of interests including national security, privacy rights, employment discrimination, marriage rights, and constitutional interpretation. Come out and meet this year's officers and hear about our upcoming events. Plus, free food! Contact Nicole Walsh at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. •The Office of International and Foreign Graduate Programs invites you to attend our Spanish Lectures Series. Tuesday August 26, 1230-2pm, Student Lounge. Our speaker will be Pedro J. Tenorio Sanchez, Professor of law faculty of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. “Constitución, derechos fundamentals, seguridad y paz: panorama comparativo” (Constitution, fundamental rights, security and peace: a comparative panorama). Lunch will be served. For more information about this event, please contact the office of International and Foreign Graduate Programs at email@example.com of (305)284-5402. •SALDF has a meeting on Tuesday, August 26th from 12:30 to 1:50 in room 408. Plans for the semester and introductions will be made. Free lunch will be served. Everyone is welcome. Contact Jane Graham at JG8111@students.law.miami.edu for more information. •Phi Alpha Delta Meeting on Wednesday at 1230 in the Student Lounge. The theme is Why Phi Alpha Delta! Come learn all about the largest law fraternity in the country! Contact Allison Janowitz at AJ6528@students.law.miami.edu for more information! •HOPE General Meeting (Open to All). Wednesday August 27, 1230-2pm, Room F209. Lunch provided. Come learn about the many and varied ways you can develop your legal advocacy skills and personal connection to the South Florida community through HOPE initiatives. Please contact HOPE for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or (305) 284-2599. •HOPE Public Interest Luncheon Series. Thursday, August 28m 1230-2pm, Room A110A. Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet and hear from Professor Martha Mahoney, an expert in the fields of election law, domestic violence and race and development. She teaches courses in property and land use, criminal law, race and urban development, and public interest law. RSVP today: email@example.com or (305) 284- 2599. Space is limited to 15 students and lunch will be provided. •The Career Development Office & HOPE present a discussion on Post- Graduate Fellowship opportunities for 2Ls and 3Ls. Thursday August 28, 1230-130pm, Room 216-B. For more information, contact Hope at firstname.lastname@example.org or Randee Breiter at email@example.com or (305) 284-2668. •HOPE Pro Bono Legal Research Training. Friday August 29, 1230-2pm, Room F200. Lunch Provided. Come sharpen your research skills with Robin Schard and have the opportunity to work with practitioners from the public and private sector who are representing indigent clients and/or advocating for issues in the public interests. PBLRP allows students to develop legal research and writing skills while gaining additional knowledge of the law. For more information or to sign up, please contact HOPE at firstname.lastname@example.org or Allison Perez at email@example.com. •Miami Law Women Meet-and-Greet on Friday, August 29 open to all students interested in MLW at 5:30 pm at Bougainvillea's (near the Sunset Shops) 7221 SW 58th Ave, South Miami, FL 33143 Please contact Genevieve with any questions or concerns Genevieve.firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com 843-992-8043 or Tamara Savin at TS5887@students.law.miami.edu. _______________________________________________________________________ ________ Information about events in upcoming weeks below. •InterClub Council Meeting on Tuesday September 2, 1230-2pm, Room F309. All organizations are reminded that attendance by the President or his or her designee is MANDATORY. Contact Michelle Cohen at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. •The UM Environmental Law Society has been given a unique opportunity to have Annette Taddeo,running for U.S. Congress in FL's 18th District, speak to us about environmental policy. All are invited!!! Lunch will be served!!! Where: Room F108 Date: September 2, 2008 Time: 12:30 pm You can visit Annette Taddeo's website at: http://votetaddeo.com/ Hope to see you there! Contact Alex Loyd at AL0513@students.law.miami.edu for more information. •Immigration Law Society: Our first meeting will be held Wednesday, September 3rd at 12:30, room TBA. Please come join us if you are interested in Immigration Law. Over the next school year, we will be hosting meetings, receptions, and community outreach projects. Contact Larisa Hernandez at LH7218@students.law.miami.edu for more information. •The Office of International and Foreign Graduate Programs invites you to attend the Spanish Lecture Series. Thursday, September 4th, 1230- 2pm, Room E352. Our speaker will be Dr. Francisco Fontecilla, Asesor del Defensor del Pueblo de España (Advisor to the Ombudsman of Spain). “La Corte Penal Internacional” (The International Criminal Court). Lunch will be served. For more information about this event, please contact the office of International and Foreign Graduate Programs at email@example.com of (305)284-5402. •Join Team H.O.P.E. at the Light the Night Walk to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society http://teams.lightthenight.org/TeamHOPE_301NBiscayneBlvdMiamiFL33132 Saturday, September 20, 2008 Located at Bayfront Park: 301 North Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (Next to Bayside, downtown Miami 6:00 - 9:00 PM For questions, please email Team Captain Daniela Gordon at firstname.lastname@example.org or HOPE at email@example.com. •Join Team H.O.P.E. at the Miami-Dade Heart Walk for the American Heart Association https://www.kintera.org/faf/search/searchTeamPart.asp?ievent=262574&lis =1&kntae262574=C92AF26320D64574BCDEE8574AB4BAE8&supId=229758928&team=31 47680 Saturday, October 11, 2008 Located at Tropical Park: 7900 SW 40th Street, Miami, FL 33155 Registration, Activities Begin at 8:00am Walk begins at 9:00 am For questions, please email Team Captain Daniela Gordon at firstname.lastname@example.org or HOPE at email@example.com All hearsay submissions are due by 5pm on Friday August 29, 2008.