2012 Archive - Student News

Shadow Day

BLSA Shadow Day Part of Diversity Week

By Antionette Scott, 2L The Black Law Students Association (BLSA) wrapped up TJSL's Diversity Week on March 30, by hosting a "Shadow Day"...
By | April 2, 2012
Moot Court Tryouts

Moot Court Honor Society Holds Tryouts

By RuthAnne Bergt, 2L The Moot Court Honor Society held their annual tryouts on March 31 and April 1. The tryouts were accomplished...
By | April 2, 2012
Rosenthal Scholarship

Elizabeth Knowles Receives Cal. Bar Found. Rosenthal Scholarship

Preparing for the bar exam has become a little bit easier for 3L Elizabeth Knowles, who is one the few law students in California to...
By | March 30, 2012

CLIMB Program Culture Night: Empower Yourself

“My power came from the fact that I learned what I love to do,” Professor Maurice Dyson told his audience. “If you’re passionate about...
By | March 30, 2012
Diversity Luncheon

Diversity Luncheon Brings Good Eats and Cameraderie

TJSL’s Diversity Luncheon was held on Thursday, March 28, in a new location - the 8th floor conference room – with its stunning views of...
By | March 29, 2012
Jessup Competition

Moot Court Honor Society Performs Well at Jessup Competition

By Susy Prochazka From March 1st to March 4th, the Moot Court Honor Society’s Jessup team participated in the 53rd Philip C. Jessup...
By | March 28, 2012
Environmental Competition

ADR Teams Compete in State Bar Environmental Negotiation Competition

By Professor Paul Spiegelman Two teams representing the Thomas Jefferson ADR Society competed in State Bar Environmental  Negotiation...
By | March 28, 2012
Hate Crimes Panel

Diversity Week Begins With Panel on Hate Crimes

What is a hate crime? According to Deputy District Attorney Oscar Garcia, who prosecutes the cases, a hate crime has to be “substantially...
By | March 26, 2012

TJSL Students Get an Inside Look at Guantánamo Prison

Defense Attorney Nancy Hollander said she will “talk about Guantánamo anywhere, anytime, with anyone who’s willing to listen.” She found...
By | March 21, 2012

What and Where is The Jeffersonian?

By Nancy Astifo, 3-L Want to express your opinion? Want to read about sports or current events? Or do you want to sell your books at the...
By | March 19, 2012