2013 Archive - Student News

Monique Rodriguez (2L)

Monique Rodriguez (2L) Earns Prestigious Internship

By Maysa Eissa, Esq. Associate Director of Career Services Monique Rodriguez (2L) is one of just a handful of law students across the...
By | April 10, 2013
Mayor Filner Diversity Event

Mayor Bob Filner's Diversity Week Appearance

Was on the front lines of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960's Bob Filner knows what it’s like to fight the good fight and change...
By | April 10, 2013
PILF Auction

PILF Auction is a Major Success!

You couldn’t miss the PILF members and volunteers at the Annual PILF Auction on Friday evening, April 5. They were all wearing fedoras with...
By | April 8, 2013
Mock Trial Team

TJSL Mock Trial Team Makes the Final Four in National Trial Competition

TJSL’s Mock Trial team made the “final four” of the National Trial Competition by reaching the semi-finals of the event, held in San...
By | April 8, 2013
Law Review Unveils New Website

Law Review Unveils New Website

The Thomas Jefferson Law Review (TJLR) has launched a new website, bigger and better than ever before, and geared to a national audience....
By | April 8, 2013
Stacey Zapanta, 3L

TJSL Student Earns Scholarship from the California Bar Foundation

By Maysa Eissa, Associate Director of Career Services For the second year in a row, a TJSL student has been awarded the prestigious...
By | April 8, 2013
Professor Lea Fields-Bernard, Robert Sagerian, Jay B Campbell, Michael Fabinski,

TJSL Mock Trial Team Heads to Texas for National Trial Competition

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Mock Trial Team is competing in San Antonio this weekend (April 5-7) at the National Trial Competition,...
By | April 4, 2013
NLG Career Panel

Doing Good and Doing Well: Alternative Careers Panel

Can one do good as a lawyer and also do well? In other words, can an attorney practice public interest or civil rights law and still make...
By | April 3, 2013
Latinas in the Law

TJSLers Meet FTC Chair Edith Ramirez at Latinas in the Law

TJSL students and faculty attended an inspiring Q & A session at USD on March 21 with the recently appointed chairperson of the...
By | March 25, 2013
Girl Rising

TJSL Student Organizations Unite in Support of Educating Girls

A 2 1/2 minute movie trailer has brought several TJSL student organizations together in a collaborative effort to help raise awareness and...
By | March 22, 2013