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Hot Topics in Sports Law Friday, Nov. 21, 12 p.m. – 5:40 p.m., Wesemann Hall Hosted by Valparaiso University Law School Sports and Entertainment Law Association. Presented by Andresen & Associates, P.C. The conference will focus on...

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Porter County Bar Association (“PCBA”) When: Tuesday, Dec. 9, 5:30 p.m. Where: Valparaiso Buffalo Wild Wings, 212 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383 The PCBA will host a free 1 hour CLE on helping clients who have lost a loved one. The...

Faculty News

Professor Faisal Kutty’s article titled “Harper policies undermine deradicalization” was published by the leading Canadian daily, The Toronto Star on Nov, 12. The piece argues that Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s hawkish...

Student News

Swygert Moot Court Competition Winners Best Oralist: James Williams. Best Briefs: Emily Mussio and Michelle Kelly. Best team: James Williams and Natasha Corbett. Public International Law Representation Course Faith Alvarez, Monalisa Dugue,...

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Legal Studies Institute – Washington D.C. Looking for a great summer experience that combines a legal internship, course credit and many networking opportunities? Learn more from Colin Parks, Director of Legal Studies & International...

Faculty News

Professor Faisal Kutty’s article titled Creeping Sharia or Conspicuous Islamophobia? was published by the Columbia Journal of International Affairs on Oct 28. The piece argues that there is no creeping Sharia overtaking the...

Student News

Valparaiso Immigration Clinic Student Argues in the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals On October 30, 2014, Immigration Clinic student Monalisa Dugué argued an asylum appeal before a three-judge panel of the federal Fourth Circuit Court of...

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Target the Chicago Legal Market When: Thursday, Nov 13, 1:30 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Where: Tabor Classroom Meet two Valpo law graduates who will share insights about the Chicago Legal market and their own career paths since law school. Christi...

Faculty News

On Nov 3, Professor Geoffrey Heeren moderated a panel at a symposium on Immigration Courts at the Union League Club in Chicago, co-sponsored by Valparaiso University Law School and a coalition of other local organizations and law firms. The...

Law December Grad Finale

CONGRATULATIONS DECEMBER GRADUATES! MARK YOUR CALENDAR BECAUSE YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS… LAW DECEMBER GRAD FINALE OPEN HOUSE IN ST. LOUIS ROOM, RM 134 NOVEMBER 19, 2014 | 10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. One-stop shopping for the December 2014...

Student News

Faith Panel Thursday, Oct 30, 6 p.m., Ulbricht Classroom The Christian Legal Society will host a Faith Panel discussion with subjects about faith in the workplace and in the legal field. Light refreshments will be offered following the...

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On-Line Tool for Job Searching – JD Careers Out There Monday, Nov 3, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Stride Courtroom Marc Luber, founder of the website JD Careers Out There, will present a webinar on how the resource he developed can assist...

Faculty News

On Oct 27, Professor Faisal Kutty was a panelist on one of Canada’s premier current affairs programs The Current on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to discuss homegrown terror and how to combat...

Student News

STOP THE WAR ON OUR PEOPLE Wednesday, Oct 22, 6 p.m., Pelzer Classroom Program Schedule: 6 p.m. – Introduction, Mayombo Mbanza, ‘15 J.D 6:15 p.m. – Frank Chapman, Guest Speaker, Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political...

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Etiquette Tip of the Week: How to Follow Through From the Culture and Manners Institute – http://www.cultureandmanners.com/ In a competitive job market, it is important after sending a resume to follow up — not just with an email,...

Student News

Valpo Client Counseling Team Students interested in trying out for the Valpo Client Counseling Team may sign up beginning October 15, by signing up on the tryout signup sheet.  The signup sheet is located on the Client Counseling Board...

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Valparaiso University’s Career and Graduate School Fair Interested in a Non-Traditional or Corporate Career, or another Advanced Degree Program? Consider attending VU’s Annual Career and Graduate School Fair When:  Friday, October 17,...

Faculty News

Professor Jeremy Telman published “International Legal Positivism and Legal Realism,” in Jörg Kammerhofer & Jean D’Aspremont (eds.), International Legal Positivism in a Post-Modern World (Cambridge University Press...

Student News

American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, October 15 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. The American Red Cross’s Bloodmobile will be parked in front of the Law School next Wednesday, facilitating a Blood Drive. If you would like to donate and...

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American Bar Association Networking Event – Free Interested in networking with Chicago area real property or trust and estate practicing lawyers? Want to learn more about the many benefits to an ABA membership, specializing in the areas of...