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Student News

Monalisa Dugué  3L, Monalisa Dugué, was quoted in an article in Bloomberg Business Week titled Law School Students Fight to Make Internships More Fair. In the article Dugue addresses the difficulty of choosing between getting class credit or...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Matching Personal Qualities to Hiring Needs – A Critical Job Search Component Friday, September 26, 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Location: Pelzer Kevin Speer, President and CEO of Hendricks Regional Health is plenary speaker.  Topic: ...

Faculty News

Professor Jeremy Telman’s, ContractsProf Blog is currently hosting a two week long virtual symposium on Omri Ben Shahar and Carl E. Schneider’s new book, More That You Wanted to Know: The Failure of Mandated Disclosure. Contracts...

Faculty News

Dean Andrea D. Lyon maintains a profile on the Huffington Post. Be sure to read the Dean’s new post titled “Prosecutorial Misconduct and the “P” word”. The Blog post addresses a high profile case...

Student News

Chinese Scholars Ping Fang is a lecturer at Zhejiang University of Technology in Hangzhou, China.  She received both her degrees in English and law at Zhejiang University, also in Hangzhou.  Her areas of research are Legal English and...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Career Planning Open House Raffle Winners 1L – Samantha Tonn 2L – Alex Bialk 3L – Sam Bussey Real-World Experiences and Tactics for Addressing Gender-Based Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace Join the ABA Commission on...

Student News

The Law Clinic is now accepting new cases The Law Clinic at the Valparaiso University School of Law is now accepting new cases and is offering its services to the University faculty, staff, and students in matters such as debt collection...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

FALL Extern Assignments is Due Friday, September 5 Non –Judicial Externs must submit their learning Objective to TWEN. State Judicial externs must submit their check-in message to Prof. Vance by email.  See Lisa Cannon with any...

Faculty News

Professor Bernard Trujillo, has been invited to make the keynote address to the Lake County Bar Association’s, event on Diversity, to be held on September 11, at the Radisson in Merrillville.  Professor Trujillo will be talking on...

Student News

Open Houses – Career Planning 1L – September 2 2L – September 3 3L – September 4 Where: Career Planning Suite Time:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Great time to schedule a September meeting with your Career...

Faculty News

Dean Andrea J. Lyon’s, new post in the Huffington Post is titled “Incursion: Effects of Militarization of the Police in the United States.” The post addresses the militarization of the United States domestic police force in wake of the...

Student News

SBA Yoga Classes The Student Bar Association will be providing free yoga classes to the first 20 students to sign up weekly in the SBA office. The classes will be at the Yoga Sukha Shala (505 Don Hovey Drive, Valparaiso) on Mondays &...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

3L On-Campus Interview Dates Cook County State’s Attorney (Chicago) – September 8 Post-Grad – application deadline Thursday, August 21 at noon U.S. Army JAG Corps – September 9 Post-Grad – application deadline September 4 Burke...

Faculty News

Assistant Professor Nicole Negowetti was quoted in an LA Times article titled “Food Buyers Lean Toward ‘Natural,’ a Claim That’s Hard to Define.” In the article, Professor Negowetti, remarks “there’s a...

Student News

Immigration Clinic Asylum Case On July 31, 2014, the Valparaiso Immigration Clinic won a very challenging asylum case. Recent graduates Maria Blumenfeld and Yamir Gonzalez-Velez represented the client, who fled Honduras after he witnessed...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Career Planning – Twitter Account Did you know that you can follow Career Planning on Twitter? https://twitter.com/valpolaw_cpc Fall 2014 Externs If you have been chosen to participate in a fall 2014 externship, please confirm that you are...

Faculty News

  Dean Andrea J Lyon was quoted in The Indiana Lawyer  in an article titled “New dean outlines plan to improve Valparaiso Law School’s national reputation.” In the article Dean Lyon discussed Valparaiso Law and outlined her goals to...

Student News

Alumni Events Be sure to visit the Alumni “Coming Up Next” Page to see the upcoming schedule of alumni activities. All students are welcome to attend! Wesemann Café Menu Wesemann Café is closed for the summer and will reopen on...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Summer Career Planning Checklist Update resume Touch base with Career Planning Advisor by phone or in-person Mark your calendar with any application deadlines coming up in August and September for summer 2015 employment for 2Ls or...

Faculty News

Professor David Herzig was quoted in a WSJ article titled,”Are Shippers Responsible for Legality of Goods They Transport? U.S. Case Against FedEx Involves Controlled Substances.” In the article, Professor Herzig comments on whether other...