The Bulletin

Bulletin Edition: 13 November 2017.

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General Announcements
Southern Arizona Homeless Veterans Program Clothing Drive

 Please join the Veteran's Advocacy Clinic, the Federalist Society, and the American Consitution Society as we host a clothing drive for homeless veterans in honor of Veterans Day. The Drive will start Monday, Nov. 6th and end Thursday Nov. 16th. A donation box will be placed in the lobby.

For more infromation on how you can help homesless veterans in our community please visit or

Contact: Amanda Ehredt
Christian Legal Society meets Thursdays at noon, Room 126

The Christian Legal Society welcomes you to join our discussion of how faith and life in the law fit together. We also eat and pray together. All are welcome.

Thursday at noon, Room 126.

Contact: Victor Grafe
Upcoming Events
2018-2019 Udall Family Fellowship Information Session
Date/Time: Monday, November 13, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 137

Information session on the Udall Family Fellowship. Representatives from four prosecution agencies will be present, as well as representatives from APAAC. Students must be a 3L in 2018-2019 to be eligible for this fellowship. Lunch provided!

Contact: Shannon Walker
IPLP Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series
Date/Time: Monday, November 13, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Faculty Lounge, Rm 237

Join the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Program to meet, learn from, and network with some of IPLP’s most distinguished and professionally accomplished alumni.  For November, we host IPLP graduate Katherine Belzowski (LLM, ’11). Katherine is a senior attorney at the Navajo Nation Department of Justice (DOJ), where she works in the Litigation & Employment Unit. 

Contact: Justin Boro
The Dependency Process: A Conversation with Pima County Juvenile Court Judges
Date/Time: Monday, November 13, 2017  12:15:PM
Location: Room 118

Come join FJLA for free lunch and learn about the dependency process that children and their guardians must navigate when the courts get involved in their lives. The Honorable Judges Wagener, Green, and Rosales will be in attendance. Don't miss out on this great opportunity! 

Contact: Kristen Canada
Doctoral Student Speaker Series
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 14, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Roundtree room 204

 Join the Doctoral Law Student (SJD) Association for the Dissertation Discussion Series. Learn over pizza about the research being conducted by Ms. Miriam Matinda on Women's Rights in Tanzania

Contact: Rosa Meguerian-Faria
LGBTQ Family Law: McClaughlin v. Jones with Professor Atwood and Professor Katirai
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 14, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Rm 118

 Professor Atwood and Professor Katirai will join Pride Law and ACS to discuss their recent work on the AZ supreme court case, McClaughlin v. Jones, and the recent developments for LGBTQ family rights under Arizona Law. Lunch will be served, please join us!

Contact: Ethan Posey
Jennifer Harchick, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Attorney
Date/Time: Wednesday, November 15, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 168

Jennifer A. Harchick, USPTO Office of Enrollment and Discipline staff attorney, will address important topics related to the USPTO, including employment opportunities, and her career at USPTO.  Ms. Harchick was formerly engaged in private practice for patent, trademark, and copyright litigation; patent and trademark counseling; patent and trademark prosecution; rendering opinions on patentability, infringement and patent validity issues; and licensing of intellectual property.  In addition to being admitted to practice in patent cases before the USPTO, she is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Courts of Virginia and Ohio, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. 

Contact: Sandra Hallenbeck
Professional Headshot Day
Date/Time: Thursday, November 16, 2017  11:30:AM
Location: Career Development Office (Suite 150L)

The CDO will be hosting David Lake Photography to take headshots for interested students. This service is free and no appointment is necessary. Headshots will be taken between 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM.

Contact: Shannon Walker
The Benefits of Judicial Externships - Featuring Judge Stephen M. McNamee
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 28, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 118

The Honorable Stephen M. McNamee of the U.S. District Court will discuss why a judicial externship is beneficial to your legal career. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: Shannon Walker
What Happened: Did 2nd Amendment Voters & Justice Scalia's Death Determine the Election Outcome?
Date/Time: Thursday, November 30, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 156

What happened in 2016? Was it really FBI Director James Comie? Russia? Was it Bernie's historic candidacy? Was it the basket of deplorables? Or was it something else?

Join Fed Soc for a panel discussion about what really happened in 2016, and how Second Amendment voters and the death of Justice Scalia may have determined the outcome of the 2016 presidential election, featuring Sandy Froman, former NRA President, and Dr. Samara Kalr, UofA Political Science Professor. As always, lunch provided!

Contact: Zoey Kotzambasis

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