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LSU Law News

August 2015

Mark your calendars! Fall 2015 Advocacy Skills Lunch Workshops

August 20, 2015

Are you a 2L or 3L who wants to learn more about opening statements, expert witnesses, or Moot Court tryouts? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then mark your calendars for the fall 2015 Advocacy Skills Lunch Workshops. Designed to give 2L and 3L students exposure to a number of different courtroom skills, these workshops will complement participation in the many internal competitions offered at LSU Law, and also to assist students in developing skills that may be assessed in the Advocacy Programs’ moot court and trial advocacy team tryouts. No experience in courtroom practice is necessary to participate!
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LSU Law Welcomes Class of 2018

August 14, 2015

LSU President F. King Alexander welcomed the LSU Law Class of 2018 to campus on Thursday, August 14. The class of 172 students is the first class to enter LSU Law under the realigned structure with the main campus.
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Library Orientation Audio Tour

August 13, 2015

1Ls: We have created an audio tour of the law library to introduce you to many of the resources and services available.  To access the tour, download the audio files for the first, second, and third floors of the library - feel free to download these files before the IT & Library Orientation session on Friday morning. There is no particular order that you must follow as you take your tour - feel free to start on any library floor.
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Library Reading Room Closure

August 11, 2015

The Law Library Main Reading Room will be closed from noon to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 13 for the Student Organization Fair. During this time, patrons are asked to use the upper floors of the Library.  
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Corbett and Joseph Appointed Interim Co-Deans of LSU Law Center

August 10, 2015

William "Bill" Corbett and Cheney Joseph, Jr., have been appointed interim co-deans of the LSU Law Center, effective August 17, 2015.
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Learn by Doing: 2015 Trial Advocacy Program

August 10, 2015

Over 170 third-year LSU Law students will “learn by doing” at the Law Center’s annual Trial Advocacy program that begins today. From cross examination to voir dire jury selection, students will role play and receive critiques from some of the nation’s leading experts in courtroom practices during the intensive three day program held at the Law Center, August 10-12.
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