Category Archives: Students in Service

Stories about Iowa Law students making a difference while in school.

The Iowa Lawyer Magazine Feature on the Des Moines Alternative Spring Break

Read about the the twelve Iowa law students’ activities during their Alternative Spring Break in Des Moines here, see page 25.

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Congratulations to Our 2012-13 Student Volunteers!

Take a moment to peruse our student volunteers’ enormous achievements on the colorful posters hanging from the boards across from Financial Aid. The posters represent the diverse projects and activities Iowa law students have engaged in during the past year, including … Continue reading

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UI Law Austin Spring Break students help undocumented workers in Texas

Over the last two Spring Breaks, Iowa law students have volunteered with the Workers Defense Project in Austin, TX helping undocumented workers achieve justice. How are Texas construction companies getting around the law and exploiting undocumented labor? One landscaping business … Continue reading

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2013 Summer Grant Applications are Due Monday, April 1st!

The Summer Public Interest Grants are designed to financially ease the burden of students who obtain summer public interest positions. For Summer 2013, there are several available grants for students who meet the criteria. This single application allows students to … Continue reading

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Juvenile Law Summer Grants Now Available

The Iowa Children’s Justice Summer Fellowship is designed to financially support 1Ls and 2Ls who locate and obtain a summer volunteer position in the area of juvenile law.  For the 2013 summer, there are 10 grants available in the amount … Continue reading

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Chicago Alternative Spring Break Deposits

DEPOSITS for Chicago Alternative Spring Break are due to Ashley Gleckler on THURS. FEB. 14th at 5:00 p.m. $50 check or money orders accepted Made out to: University of Iowa College of Law Memo: Chicago ASB E-mail Ashley to coordinate … Continue reading

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Chicago Alternative Spring Break Meeting Friday Feb 1

Still don’t know what you’re doing over spring break? Join us in the Windy City and get 40 community service hours volunteering at dynamic Chicago non-profits! We will be having a brief meeting THIS FRIDAY to discuss the trip details, … Continue reading

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Going Home for the Holiday? Grab Those Extra Canned Goods for the Crisis Center!

The ISBA is once again sponsoring a food drive to assist the Johnson County Crisis Center’s efforts in making sure every family enjoys the holiday season by offering food and other necessities to those in need. Efforts will kick-off this Monday, … Continue reading

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