Post Tagged with: "Ellen Gill-Franks"

Alumni, Legal Community Help Give High School Students Hands-on Experience in Summer Law & Trial Institute

SLTI student Kareena Phagoo cross examines Kareena Phagoo as Judge Saunders presides.

From Ohio University News Twenty high school students from Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania got to try their hands at a career in law through the 2021 Summer Law & Trial Institute at Ohio University, concluding with a mock trial that their friends and family could watch online. More than […]

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July 9, 2021 at 2:52 pmNews

Ellen Gill-Franks Gets Distinguished Engagement Award for Sociology, Her Next Stop is Supreme Court of Ohio

Ellen Gill-Franks at Supreme Court

Ellen Gill-Franks ’22 has been adding a lot of adventures and accolades to her resume at Ohio University. Her next stop is an externship with the Public Information Office of the Supreme Court of Ohio this summer. “I always joke that my greatest strength and weakness is that I say […]

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May 14, 2021 at 3:41 pmNews

OHIO Mock Trial Advances to Opening Round Championship Series

OHIO Mock Trial Advances to Opening Round Championship Series

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team advances to the Opening Round Championship Series of the American Mock Trial Association’s tournaments on March 13-14. There, the team will compete to earn a spot to the National Championship, to take place on April 16-18.  This competition follows the team’s performances at the […]

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March 10, 2021 at 8:26 amNews

Alumni Judge Assists in Preparing OHIO Mock Trial to Compete at University of Illinois Invitational Tournament, Jan. 23-24

Alumni Judge Assists in Preparing OHIO Mock Trial to Compete at University of Illinois Invitational Tournament, Jan. 23-24

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team will compete in the 13th Annual Illini Mock Trial Invitational Tournament via Zoom on January 23 and 24.  This invitational is one of several that Ohio University Mock Trial has competed in this year, all in preparation for the Regional Tournament in February.  Participating […]

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January 19, 2021 at 10:51 amAlumni Events News

OHIO Mock Trial Wins AMTA Invitational Tournament, Four Students Win Awards

Mock Trial Members After AMTA Invitational

The Ohio University Mock Trial team competed in the first ever American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) Virtual Exhibition Tournament, with OHIO’s Green Team winning the tournament with the best competition record of the Nov. 21-22 weekend. Twenty-four teams from across the country participated in the tournament, with Ohio University fielding […]

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November 30, 2020 at 1:15 pmNews

OHIO Mock Trial Competes at Brandeis Invitational, Four Receive Honorable Mentions

OHIO Mock Trial Competes at Brandeis Invitational, Four Receive Honorable Mentions

After spending the first part of the semester putting their cases together for trial and honing their trial advocacy skills, the Ohio University Mock Trial Team competed at the 15th Annual Justice Louis D. Brandeis Invitational on November 7-8 at Brandeis University. The tournament was conducted virtually over Zoom.   This […]

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November 13, 2020 at 3:58 pmNews

OHIO Mock Trial Selects 2020-21 Team Members for Virtual Competition

Virtual mock trial practice

The Ohio University Mock Trial Team has selected 21 students to compete during the 2020-21 academic year. The students expect to take advantage of virtual competition to bond as a team and compete without travel expenses, including a competition “at” the University of Illinois invitational. Tryouts for the team occurred […]

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September 16, 2020 at 10:25 amNews