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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...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

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...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

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...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

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...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

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...

Faculty News

Professor Faisal Kutty was included in the 2014/2015 edition of The Muslim 500: The World’s 500 Most Influential Muslims released this week by the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Center, an internationally respected think tank based...

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Faculty News

Professor Bernard Trujillo, was the guest speaker at the Porter County Hispanic Assembly Scholarship Banquet in observance of Hispanic Heritage Month. The event was held on September...

Student News

Guest Speaker:  U.S. Ambassador Ian Kelly Ian Kelly’s career has revolved around U.S. – Russian relations.  He has served as Director for the Office of Russian Affairs with the U. S. Department of State, and most recently as an ambassador...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Job Search Presentation – Networking Using Your Elevator Speech: The Perfect Answer to “What Do You Do?” Friday, October 3rd, 10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m., Tabor Classroom. Nancy Linder, Director of Marketing at Chapman & Cutler in Chicago,...

Student News

Tax Clinic Student’s Obtain Tax Exempt Status for Client Organizations Students participating in the Tax Clinic during the 2013-2014 term were successful in obtaining tax exempt status from the IRS for three different client-organizations. ...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Professional Development Day – September 26 Presentation:  “Matching Personal Qualities to Hiring Needs – A Critical Job Search Component” Friday, September 26, 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Location: Pelzer Presentation by Kevin Speer,...

Faculty News

Professor Susan Stuart and Professor Ruth Vance’s article on Bringing a Knife to the Gunfight: The Academically Underprepared Law Student & Legal Education Reform, has become part of the Illinois State Bar Association’s discussion...

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: ...