2014 Real Property Law Section Lorraine Power Tharp Scholarship

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Announcement of a 2nd Scholarship with the NY Bar Foundation:
Available to 2Ls and 3Ls:

The New York Bar Foundation is accepting applications for the 2014 Real Property Law Section Lorraine Power Tharp Scholarship.   A completed application and supporting documentation as detailed in the guidelines must be submitted to The New York Bar Foundation on or before SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2014. 

One $2,500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a second- or third-year law student (as of fall semester 2014) who best exemplifies the core values important to Lorraine Power Tharp–academic excellence, a demonstrated interest in public service, high integrity and, if possible, an interest in real property law. A preference will be given to a student who demonstrates financial need. The scholarship will be applied to the student’s 2014-2015 a Continue reading

2Ls and 3Ls are eligible for this $2,500 Scholarship: NY Bar Foundation (Apply by Nov. 30th)

The New York Bar Foundation is accepting applications for the 2014 REAL PROPERTY LAW SECTION MELVYN  MITZNER SCHOLARSHIP
A completed application and supporting documentation as detailed in the guidelines must be submitted to The New York Bar Foundation on or before SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2014.  

One $2,500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a second or third-year law student. Efforts will be made to honor Melvyn Mitzner’s commitment to professional achievement in the area of real property law including legal writing, lecturing and scholarship; and diversity in the profession.

Students may access the application and guidelines at http://www.tnybf.org/fellandschol/  The Real Property Law Section Melvyn Continue reading

Hiscock & Barclay Women’s Forum 2014 Fall Event

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Invites You To

Taste the Flavors of the Fall

Thursday, October 2, 2014
5:30-8:00 PM

 Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12210

You are welcome to extend this invitation to other women professionals.

Free parking is available in the lot behind the Institute or at the Maiden Lane Parking Garage at 111 Washington Avenue.

If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Collins at jcollins@hblaw.com.

Click here to RSVP

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Save the Date: Ninth Annual CUNY BMI Conference, Friday October 3

SAVE THE DATE - Ninth Annual CUNY BMI Conference - Friday October 3 2014 - Baruch College The City University of New York - July 28 2014

BLSA General Interest Meeting, Thursday, August 28 at 5pm

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NYC Event on August 23rd: The Importance of LGBT Representation in Law Schools

You are invited to attend a special workshop this Saturday, August 23rd from 3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the Sheraton Times Square in New York City titled, The Importance of LGBT Representation in Law Schools and the Legal Community: Apply to Law School Now! The workshop will be conducted during the Lavender Law Conference in Conference Room F. This session is being presented in collaboration with the Law School Admission Council (LSAC). Individuals considering attending law school, interested in learning more about the law school academic curriculum, or who have already decided to apply to law school are strongly encouraged to attend. Attendees will also receive general information about the myriad of services offered by LSAC.   Please note: The Lavender Law Conference runs from Thursday, August 21 through Saturday, August 23. Please be sure to stop by LSAC’s Diversity Initiatives table of resources during the event.  

2L: Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program – (6) $10,000 Scholarships – Apply by Sept. 26th

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