Post Tagged with: "Summer Law and Trial Institute"

Career Week | Law Student Jesser Pursues Passion for Criminal Defense

Alexa Jesser

  Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Ohio University alum Alexa Jesser ’18 is using her passion for advocacy and law by pursuing a career as a criminal defense attorney. She is […]

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January 13, 2020 at 5:22 pmAlumni News

High School Students Explore Access to Justice in Appalachia, Legal Profession

High School Students Explore Access to Justice in Appalachia, Legal Profession

Twenty high school students, primarily from Appalachian Ohio, were selected from among a pool of almost 80 applicants to attend the Center for Law, Justice & Culture‘s 2019 Summer Law & Trial Institute. The program is designed to enhance the students’ understanding of the law and American legal system, explore […]

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August 1, 2019 at 3:06 pmNews

Career Corner | CLJC Seeks Program Assistants for 2019 Summer Law & Trial Institute

Summer Law & Trial Institute students at the Supreme Court of Ohio

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture is accepting applications for two program assistants for the Summer Law & Trial Institute in July 2019. The application deadline for the positions is April 24. These are paid position for the duration of the program. The Summer Law & Trial Institute is a 13-day immersive residential […]

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April 2, 2019 at 9:36 amNews

Summer Legal Institute Invites High School Applicants | Apply by June 5

Summer Law & Trial Institute students at the Supreme Court of Ohio

Students from Southeastern Ohio can apply now for the Summer Law & Trial Institute offered at Ohio University from July 7-19, 2019. Preference is given to rising high school juniors and seniors from Southeastern Ohio, though students from outside the region have been selected to participate. Students accepted into the program will […]

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February 9, 2019 at 3:36 pmNews

Center for Law, Justice & Culture Announces 2018-19 Certificate Cohort

Center for Law, Justice & Culture Announces 2018-19 Certificate Cohort

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture is proud to present this year’s cohort of certificate students in Law, Justice & Culture. “It’s a perfect time to be studying legal transformation from the ground up,” commented Distinguished Professor Susan Burgess, who will teach the required core course LJC 2000 in spring […]

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October 29, 2018 at 3:42 pmNews

Alumni News | OHIO Fostered Intellectual Curiosity in Judge Sean Gallagher

Judge Sean Gallagher

Ohio University alum Sean Gallagher, an Ohio Eighth District Court of Appeals Judge, will share share his experiences with OHIO students on Pre-Law Day, Nov. 8 and 9. He served as a felony prosecutor in Cuyahoga County from 1991-1997. He also specialized in “white collar” economic crime for three years. […]

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October 4, 2018 at 11:39 amAlumni

Institute Gives High School Students Hands-On Look at Legal System

Institute Gives High School Students Hands-On Look at Legal System

by Kristin Distel More than 40 alumni and guest speakers brought high school students in the Summer Law & Trial Institute face-to-face with legal issues from today’s headlines—and even a mock trial. Twenty high school students from Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia were selected from among a pool of almost […]

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August 17, 2018 at 10:12 amNews