September 6, 2017 at 12:38 pm

Center for Law, Justice & Culture Announces Affiliated Student Organizations

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture encourages interested students to attend the first meetings of the semester for CLJC affiliated student organizations.

American Civil Liberties Union-Ohio University

Discussion with Adrienne Gavula, ACLU of Ohio Development Director.

The purpose of the ACLU-OU is to raise awareness of civil liberties issues and to safeguard those civil liberties both on and off campus. The club hosts events and guest speakers with the aim to spread information to the student body and encourage discussion.

Meetings: Mondays 5 p.m. in Bentley 304

Contact President, Nicholas Concilla, for more information.

OHIO Mock Trial 

Mock Trial is a student organization designed to help those interested in law and the legal system pursue their education outside of the classroom with hands on experience. Through competition, practice, meetings, and lectures, members will grow to better prepare them for their professional careers.

OHIO Mock Trial Team after Columbus Regional. This is a group shot.

OHIO Mock Trial Team after Columbus Regional in 2016.

Information Sessions: Sept. 6 from 6-7 p.m. in Bentley 23 and Sept. 7 from 6-7 p.m. in Bentley 25

Tryouts: Ten-minute slot on Sept. 13 from 5-9 p.m. in Bentley 140 or Sept. 14 from 5-9 p.m. in Bentley 110

Contact President, Alexa Jesser, for more information.

Phi Alpha Delta

Phi Alpha Delta is an academic fraternity that provides members with networking opportunities, LSAT prep, lectures from professionals in the field, and guidance on law school.

Phi Alpha Delta touring John Marshall Law School in Chicago. Big group poses around Phi Alpha Delta banner.

Phi Alpha Delta touring John Marshall Law School in Chicago.

Contact Katie Basalla for more information.

Recruitment: Tuesday, Sept. 19, 7 p.m. and Wednesday, Sept. 20,  7 p.m. in Schoonover 450. (Dress for Tuesday will be business professional, and dress for Wednesday will be business casual)

Students Defending Students 

Students Defending Students (SDS), is an organization dedicated to serving the Ohio University community by representing and counseling students through the Community Standards process. SDS strives to protect students from the violation of their rights by the university or the judiciaries.

Accepting applications first five weeks of Fall and Spring semesters.

Visit the Students Defending Students website for contact information.

Students for Law, Justice & Culture 

Students for Law, Justice & Culture is an interdisciplinary cohort that supports the academic and extra-curricular activities of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture. The group serves as a community to discuss both past and current issues in the field of law and society studies. Students of all majors and backgrounds are encouraged and welcome to participate.Students for Law, Justice & Culture logo

Meetings: Wednesdays 6:00 pm in the CLJC

Contact SLJC President, Jessica Roth, for more information.

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