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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...

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...

Career Planning Center Weekly Events

Etiquette Tip of the Week From the Culture and Manners Institute – http://www.cultureandmanners.com/ Plus None In a list of Top 10 Fears, somewhere after Public Speaking and before Death, falls the Fear of Walking Into a Room Full of...

Professor Faisal Kutty

Assistant Professor Faisal Kutty’s article “Getting Rid of Tenure Won’t Fix Our Post-Secondary Problems” was published by the Huffington Post on July 10, 2014. Assistant Professor Faisal Kutty’s article “The...

Student News

Dean Andrea D. Lyon On July 1, 2014, Andrea D. Lyon, J.D., began her tenure as the twelfth and first female dean of Valparaiso University Law School. Lyon replaced interim dean and longtime faculty member Ivan Bodensteiner, who will be...

The Office of Career Planning Weekly Events

Porter County Bar Association (PCBA) Events The Bar Association’s main July Event is scheduled for Friday, July 18th at the Porter County Fair.  Entry into the fair is free until 12 noon, but a $6 per-person entrance fee will be charged...

Faculty News

                  Professor Faisal Kutty and his family are happy to announce the arrival of  Zenyah Zuhra Noshina Kutty. Mother and daughter are doing fine. Thank you for your wishes and...

Student News

The Law Connection will be distributed every other Wednesday throughout the summer.            IN MEMORIAM Ashley Haws ‘12 Ashley Haws passed away as a result of a boating accident on Sunday, June 1, 2014. After...

Faculty News

          Professor Geneva Brown presented “Ain’t I a Victim: Intersectionality of Race, Class, and Gender in the Courtroom” at Tulane University’s Black Women’s Health Conference on June 14, in New...

Student News

The National Labor Relations Board The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) will conduct a hearing at VULS on Wednesday, June 11, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., in Benson Classroom. The hearing may continue through Friday, June 13. The...