This week marks some amazing events at Hulston Hall… and if you haven’t already RSVP’d… you should now.

Mizzou Law will be presenting the Pro Bono Month Kick Off on Wednesday, October 1st at 1:00 p.m. in the Courtroom, where Amy Lorenz-Moser, ’00, partner at Armstrong Teasdale, will speak about the importance of pro bono work and why you should start now.  Dean Wells will also award the top achievers in each class for the 2013-2014 Mizzou Law Pro Bono Program.  Pizza will be provided if you RSVP through Symplicity.  This program will also count toward Professional Perspective or Career Component Credit. Mizzou will be providing a plethora of pro bono programming throughout the month, so be sure and check Symplicity and the blog for updates.

On Friday, October 3rd, students will be traveling to St. Louis for Exploring the Profession: St. Louis Public Interest where they will visit and tour Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).  Space is limited, but still available so RSVP on Symplicity.

Upcoming Events— for more information check Symplicity

–Monday, October 6th, 1:00 -1:50 p.m.,  Life of a Lawyer: Kate Gallen, ’12, current law clerk at the Missouri Supreme Court for Chief Justice Mary Russell, ’83

— Monday, October 6th, 1:00 – 1:50 p.m. in Room 332,  LLM in Tax at Northwestern University Informational Session presented by Professor Postelwaite, Shakespeare’s Pizza will be provided, but RSVP on Symplicity is required.

— Wednesday, October 8th, 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m., Boone County Bar Association Monthly Meeting.  Space is limited so RSVP via Symplicity

— Friday, October 10th, 1:00 – 1:50 p.m., Courtroom, Professionalism Workshop: Working with Client’s in Poverty and/or Crisis presented by Joshua Holmes, ’07, Staff Attorney for AIDSLaw in New Orleans.  Pizza provided if you RSVP through Symplicity.  Career Component Credit available.

We hope you have a great week.  Stop by 103 if you have any questions.  MIZ