Dean of Students Office Event

Keystone Program: From Classroom to Practice: Writing in the Real World featuring Julie Schrager

Date: 
04.08.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join us for a discussion with Schiff Hardin's legal writing coach Julie Schrager, '89, to learn how to adapt what you’ve learned in legal writing to your first summer legal experience. We’ll focus on understanding your audience, reaching a well-reasoned conclusion, and writing clearly and concisely.

Lunch from Maggiano's and Passover friendly food will be provided.

Keystone Points: 
20
Category: 
Written Communication

Wellness Wednesday Program: The Body Project Workshop with Martha Burla

Date: 
05.06.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join Health Educator Martha Burla from the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness for The Body Project Workshop.  This lunch program aims to promote a positive body image and hopes to empower students to love and accept their bodies by providing a safe space to discuss important issues related to body image. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.&nbs

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday Activity: Mindfulness Meditation

Date: 
04.01.2015
Location: 
Auditorium

What exactly is meditation?  How can it help you to be a better student and a better lawyer?  Come join Ginger Carr from the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness for a session on meditation and learn how practicing meditation can increase calmness and physical relaxation, improve psychological balance, and enhance overall health and well-being.  Sponsored by the

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday: Be Wise, Be Well: Facts on Tap with Julie Edwards and Lena Ismail

Date: 
04.01.2015
Location: 
Room V

Join Health Educators Julie Edwards and Lena Ismail from the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness for a lunch talk about alcohol and its effects on your mind, your body, and your performance in class and beyond. The program will provide information and resources for students on the ways to have a healthy relationship with alcohol. 

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Keystone Program: Dealing with Difficult Counsel featuring Peter Bensinger

Date: 
03.26.2015
Location: 
Room IV

Dealing with difficult counsel is a challenge that many attorneys will encounter throughout their career.  Join Peter Bengsinger, Partner at Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP, to learn the tools that you will need to conquer these difficult situations. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students. Bergstein’s Deli will be provided for lunch.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Interpersonal Skills

Snacks Study Break

Date: 
03.11.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge

Take a break from studying and grab a snack in the Green Lounge. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.

Edward W. Hinton Moot Court Semi-Finals

Date: 
02.24.2015
Location: 
Weymouth Kirkland Courtroom

The questions presented in this argument are as follows: 

(1) Whether the messages and images that appear on state-issued specialty license plates qualify as government speech immune from any requirement of viewpoint neutrality.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Oral Communication

GPHAP Careers in Health Law Panel

Date: 
02.19.2015
Location: 
Room V

The Graduate Program in Health Administration and Policy ("GPHAP") and the Office of the Dean of Students is proud to present the Careers in Health Law panel where three prominent attorneys will share their experiences in the Health Law Field.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Learning from Leaders in the Profession