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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: ...

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...