Blogs entries posted in February, 2010.

Professor Wermiel Quoted in Supreme Court Vacancy Article

Posted by OPI at 10:49 AM in Hot Topics

Washington College of Law Professor Steve Wermiel was recently quoted in a National Law Journal article about the potential for two U.S. Supreme Court vacancies this summer and the ensuing partisan gridlock.  Read Professor Wermiel's comments and the entire article here.

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Community Service Activity: So Others Might Eat, 2/5

Posted by OPI at 1:18 PM in Pro Bono Honors Pledge

The Office of Public Interest is sponsoring a community service activity with SOME (So Others Might Eat) on Friday, February 5 from 6:45am-1:30pm.  Volunteers will spend time preparing and serving breakfast and lunch and interacting with the guests.  WCL has been a supporter of SOME during the annual In My Back Yard (IMBY) Public Service Day, and we are happy to return this winter to lend further assistance.  Learn more about SOME at http://www.some.org/. (continued)

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Mark Your Calenders: WCL Clinic Info Sessions

Posted by OPI at 10:20 AM in OPI News

Learn how you can get real client experience as a student attorney in the Clinical Program.  There will be a general information session Feb. 8 at 4 p.m. in Room 603 (all interested students welcome) as well as evening student sessions on Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. and Feb. 9 at 8 p.m. in Room 415.  The Clinic’s online application period for Academic Year 2010-2011 runs February 8 – March 5.  Please see www.wcl.american.edu/clinical for more information about the Clinical Program.

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BLSA Black History Month Event: From King to Obama

Posted by OPI at 9:52 AM in OPI News

WCL BLSA 2010 Black History Month Event: From King to Obama – How far have we come? Where are we headed? Presented by the Black Law Students Association. February 3, 2010, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, 6th floor Student Lounge. (continued)

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