Watch the Hurricane Katrina Relief Seminar
The National Bar Association (NBA), the nation's oldest and largest association of African-American attorneys, is conducting a legal clinic for hurricane evacuees and volunteer lawyers and law students. The program will be webcast live from ABA headquarters, located at 321 North Clark Street, on March 31st, 2-5 pm. The legal clinic will feature three panels. The first panel will address how lawyers and law students can assist the relief effort. The second panel will provide evacuees and volunteers with the latest disaster relief information. The third panel will address the common questions and concerns of evacuees. For more information, contact Vanita Banks, Esq.
Read the latest Public Interest Matters
Learn about upcoming opportunities in Public Interest Matters. This newsletter, published twice a month, contains information about current volunteer opportunities and upcoming public interest events at the law school. Paper copies are also available throughout the building, such as on the table outside the Spak and in the student lounge.
Send us your volunteer hours now
Submit your timesheets-- make your hours count toward the Chicago-Kent Certificate of Service! You can submit your hours online or drop them off at the office (Room 654). If no one is available when you stop by, just slide them under the door and we can add them to your file. This year, the award reception will be on Monday, April 24, 2006, 5-6 pm.
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