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UCI Law Student Newsletter April 10 - April 16
Announcements and Deadlines

Commencement Ticketing: Please see email from Jillian Henry on April 6. Graduates – in order for your guests to attend commencement you MUST order your tickets by Wednesday, April 13 at 5:00pm.

Your Voice Matters! - LSSSE Survey: You should have received several emails from the National Law School Survey of Student Engagement (LSSSE) over the past few weeks. If you have not already done so, please take a few minutes to complete this survey (refer to the LSSSE emails for the link). We truly value what you have to say and would love to hear all your voices. As an incentive we will have LSSSE randomly pick 4 students who completed the survey to receive a $25 amazon gift card. The survey will remain open until April 15.

Student Teaching Evaluations: Student teaching evaluations for fall courses will be administered during class between April 6-19. Please see email from Professor Robinson-Dorn on April 5.

Celebratory Brunch - Class of 2022: Please RSVP by May 1 and see email from Jillian Henry on April 4 for more information.

Law Library Hours Update: The Law Library hours for the rest of the semester will be as follows: Monday-Thursday: 8am-10pm; Friday: 8am-6pm; Saturday: 11am-5pm; Sunday: 11am-8pm.

Spring 2022 Final Exams: Please see email from Stephanie Mortson on April 1 for important information regarding final exams.

Summer 2022 Externship Course Info: Please see email from Professor Hughes on April 7 for details and answers to commonly asked questions about the Summer Externship Course.

Cook County Bar Association Minority Job Fair: Registration is now open for students from the Classes of 2023 and 2024. Register by May 1. Bid for ranked employers between May 9 and May 27. CCBA employers are located primarily in Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Please advise your primary counselor if you register for this career fair.

Notes and Comments Submissions - 2Ls, 3Ls, and LLMs: Due Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11:59pm. Please see email from Dean Jennah Jones on April 7.

Exit Counseling - Class of 2022: Complete CDO Exit Career Counseling by April 29. See Dean Deol’s email from March 30.

Bar Company Orientation - Class of 2022: Please see email from Christine Francis on March 30. BARBRI students only, please see date change email on April 8 and RSVP by 4/14 at 12pm.

Class of 2022 & Certification for the July 2022 Bar Exam: Please see emails from the ASP Department and from Stephanie Mortson on March 31. 

Scholarships - Class of 2024: Please see email from Nasreen Zia on March 29 for current scholarship opportunities.

Attention Students that are Parents: The Family Resource Center grand opening is on Friday, April 15 from 3-5pm, with a ribbon cutting at 3:30. The RFC will be located in Palo Verde Housing and is open to all UCI parenting students.

Fordham Law School and the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice Present: Summer Human Rights Institute: Gain in-depth knowledge and engage with real-world challenges in this immersive introduction to the theory and application of international human rights law. Register and attend either in-person (June 13-24) or online (June 13-July 1).

Mock Trial Board Applications 2022-23: The application deadline for the Mock Trial Board is Wednesday, April 13th at 11:59pm. View the available positions and application form for more information.

International Student De-stressing Workshops: The Counseling Center is offering skill-based workshops that provide a safe and supportive space for international students to relieve stress, manage homesickness, and seek support. Workshop events will be listed below.

UCI Care Spring 2022 Events: View events and programming offered this semester by UCI Campus Assault Resources and Education.

SKY Campus Happiness Retreat: Join SKY Meditation for a 3-day virtual retreat (April 22-24) which trains participants in the evidence-based SKY meditation practice, breathwork practices, social connection, emotional intelligence and mindful leadership.

UCI Forward Coronavirus Information

This Week

Monday, April 11

ASP Bar Company Orientation - Themis: 12:00pm to 1:30pm, EDU 1111 and Virtual.

CDOSucceeding During Your Summer At A Law Firm: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, EDU 1131.

CDO2022 Cleary Career Series: Hiring Chair Perspective: 3:00pm to 3:45pm, Virtual.

Tuesday, April 12

CDOSkadden Fellowship Information Session: 9:00am to 10:00am, Virtual.

If/When/How Meet the Board: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Courtyard.

International Law Faculty Panel: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, LAW 3750.

SBA Meeting: 12:15pm to 1:00pm, MPAA 420.

CDORopes & Gray: Offers on the Table, A Capital Markets Overview: 3:00pm to 4:30pm, Virtual.

Pro Bono & Student Life Awards: 5:00pm to 6:30pm, UCI University Club.

Wednesday, April 13

Intellectual Life Workshop: Jack Lerner: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, LAW 3500.

Identity Awareness Series for Graduate Students: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Graduate & Postdoctoral Scholar Resource Center.

Startup Law Panel Presented by BLS: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Virtual.

CDOPerkins Coie: B4 OCI: Get the Real Story: 3:00pm to 4:30pm, Virtual.

Careers in International Tax Panel: 4:00pm to 5:00pm, EDU 1131.

April Alumni Public Interest Fireside Chat: 6:00pm to 7:15pm, MPAA 430 and Virtual.

Take Back The Night: 6:30pm to TBD, Anteater Plaza.

Thursday, April 14

ASP Bar Company Orientation - Kaplan: 12:00pm to 1:30pm, EDU 1111 and Virtual.

Registration and Graduation Workshop: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Virtual.

Tax Law Society: Career Panel: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, MPAA 420.

Creating and Connecting: Relieving Stress through Art: 3:00pm to 4:00pm, Cross-Cultural Center.

CDOReed Smith: Campus Coffee Talk: 4:00pm to 5:00pm, Virtual.

OCBA International Law Section Spring Social: 5:00pm to 7:00pm, Eureka! 4143 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA.

Friday, April 15

Socio-Legal Studies Workshop: Nicole Iturriaga: 12:00pm to 1:15pm, Virtual.

US News Town Hall with Dean Garth: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, EDU 1111.

Next Week

Monday, April 18

Beyond Resilience: Self-Forgiveness as a Mitigator of Psychological Distress among Women Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, EDU 1111.

Living & Dying on the Streets of OC: Discussing the Present & Future for People That Do Not Have Housing: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, EDU 1131.

Tuesday, April 19

Instruction Ends

Last Day of Classes Lunch: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Courtyard.

SBA Meeting: 12:15pm to 1:00pm, MPAA 420.

ASP Bar Company Orientation - BARBRI: 12:15pm to 1:30pm, EDU 1131 and Virtual.

CDOAttorney Job Opportunities Within the Court System: 2:15pm to 1:15pm, Virtual.

SBA Courtyard Happy Hour: 3:00pm to 5:00pm, Courtyard.

Wednesday, April 20

Reading Period

Make a Bag of Snacks: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, EDU 1131.

CLSC, LSA CRN on Law and Climate Change & UCI Environmental Humanities | Eve Darian-Smith, Global Burning - Book Launch: 3:00pm to 4:00pm, Virtual.

CDOReed Smith Campus Coffee Talk: How to Have a Successful Summer: 4:00pm to 5:00pm, Virtual.

Cultivating Healthy Relationships with Boundaries: 5:00pm to 6:00pm, Student Center Room Balboa Island B.

Thursday, April 21

Reading Period

Friday, April 22

Reading Period

CDOLatham & Watkins LLP: Business Law Event: 9:00am to 10:00am, Virtual.

Make a Bag of Snacks: 12:00pm to 1:00pm, EDU 1131.

Socio-Legal Studies Workshop: Kira Tait: 12:00pm to 1:15pm, Virtual.