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The Dean’s Fall 2015 Welcome Letter to Students

August 24, 2015

Dear students,

Welcome back to NDLS! Each August I like to take a few moments to give you a brief overview of the new people, programs, and opportunities you will be encountering in the coming year.

Judicial Visitors

First, I am delighted to announce that once again two Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to speak with Notre Dame Law Students

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will hold a conversation with Notre Dame law students Wednesday, September 2, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Patrick F. McCartan Courtroom. She will talk with students about a variety of issues in the conversation moderated by Jennifer Mason McAward, associate professor of law and acting director of the Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Notre Dame Law School Hosts ICLEO Summer Program

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Shashan DeYoung knew the odds were against her to attend law school. As an African American single mom to twins, she realized her chances for success in law school might be lower than many of her classmates. But she was determined. “Statistically I am not expected to succeed,” she said. “I knew a program like ICLEO would give me the support I needed and would boost my experience, knowledge and confidence.” This summer, Notre Dame Law School hosted DeYoung and 18 other students as Fellows of the Indiana Conference for Legal Education Opportunity (ICLEO) at its Summer Institute Program.

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Events

Friday, August 28, 2015

JLEG Topic Selection

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Location: Room 1315

Lexis representative will be introducing new 2L members to the note topic selection process for JLEG.

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Sunday, August 30, 2015

Law School Mass & Picnic

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Location: Notre Dame Law School

Open to all students, faculty and staff.
4:30 PM – Law School Mass in St. Thomas More Chapel
5:30 PM – Law School picnic at DeBartolo Quad (located east of Eck Hall of Law)

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Monday, August 31, 2015

First HLSA Meeting

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Location: Room 3130

First general HLSA Meeting that will go over HLSA, meeting with the 1L’s, meet the E-Board and explain what HLSA will try to do this semester.

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Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Gavel Club Meeting

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Location: McCartan Courtroom

The Gavel Club meeting is an annual gathering of each student organization’s president and treasurer where the SBA and Peter Horvath discuss: finance and event planning, budget requests, concession stands, reimbursement process, and signing out keys.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2015

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to speak with Notre Dame Law Students

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Location: McCartan Courtroom

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will hold a conversation with Notre Dame law students. She will talk with students about a variety of issues in the conversation moderated by Jennifer Mason McAward, associate professor of law and acting director of the Center for Civil and Human Rights. Read more

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CDO Presents: Your Government Job Search

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Location: room 3130

Have you ever wanted to work in the legal field AND become an important component of the United States Justice System? Join CDO Career Counselor Rick Herbst as he guides you through the government job search process!

Lunch will be provided to those that RSVP: http://bit.ly/1q9cPGd

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Thursday, September 3, 2015