Dean of Students Office Event

Wellness Wednesday Activity: Run Along the Midway

Date: 
12.03.2014
Location: 
Meet at the Law School Reception Desk

Join Professor Casey for a along the Midway. Students, faculty, and staff of all paces are welcome to join, and those wanting a shorter run can return to the Law School at any time. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students as part of its Wellness Wednesday programming.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday WindDown

Date: 
05.07.2014
Location: 
Room V

Join us for lunch, cartoons, and a chance to relax as the school year winds down. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students as part of its Wellness Wednesday programming.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday: Run Along the Midway with Dean Perry

Date: 
05.06.2015
Location: 
Meet at the Law School Receptionist's Desk

Join Associate Dean for Admissions & Financial Aid Ann Perry for a three mile loop around the Midway. Students wanting a shorter run can return to the Law School at any time. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students as part of its Wellness Wednesday programming.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

Wellness Wednesday: Stress Management and the Importance of Self-Care

Date: 
04.16.2014
Location: 
Room IV

Join Dr. David Albert, Director, Student Counseling Service, for a discussion on stress management and self care and knowing when to seek help. Information on Student Counseling Service resources will also be provided. Organized by the Office of the Dean of Students as part of its Wellness Wednesday programming.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
The Well-Rounded Lawyer

What I Wish I Had Known: Lessons from Recent Law School Graduates

Date: 
04.09.2014
Location: 
Room V

Join a panel of recent graduates as they discuss what they wish they had known when they were starting their careers, including how to handle your first court appearance, what to take to a client meeting, and how to handle Friday night assignments, etc.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Managing & Building Your Career

5411 Empanadas Food Truck

Date: 
03.27.2014
Location: 
Law School Lot

Venture out to the Law School parking lot and treat yourself to a free empanada or two to kick off the Spring Quarter. Look for Dean Gardner or Katie Burns at the reception desk to receive a coupon. Sponsored by Regents Park and organized by the Office of the Dean of Students.

Perfecting Your Professional Image

Date: 
04.14.2014
Location: 
Macy's Department Store, 111 N. State Street

Need some tips on how to choose the right suits and outfits to wear to interviews and work that complete your professional persona? Macy's personal shoppers will explain the DOs and DON'TS of office and interview attire with the help from Law School student models. Students will also have an opportunity to browse the store with a personal shopper.

Keystone Points: 
30
Category: 
Practical Skills

Law School Mock Cocktail Reception

Date: 
04.01.2014
Location: 
North Green Lounge

Prepare for professional events (including Firmwise) by attending this program (modeled after a program from the Booth School of Business) designed to help students learn to navigate the perils and pitfalls of a cocktail reception.

Keystone Points: 
25
Category: 
Oral Communication

Advanced Second City Improv Communications Training

Date: 
03.28.2014
Location: 
Room V

Join Second City's Director of Outreach & Diversity, Dionna Griffin-Irons for a 2 hour dose of improv, leadership tools, and creative communication strategies for your career and the courtroom. Dionna shares her best kept tools that every law  student should have in their back pocket.

Keystone Points: 
20
Category: 
Oral Communication

Patrick Barry presents, "The Force of Focus, The Art of Advocacy: How the Words You Choose Can Change the World Judges See"

Date: 
04.25.2014
Location: 
Room I

A lot of lawyers seem to forget that the briefs they write will be read by an actual person. They're too long. They're too dry. And they often fail to fulfill their core function: telling a persuasive story.

Keystone Points: 
10
Category: 
Written Communication