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Student Loan Repayment Plans & Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Heather Jarvis, a nationally recognized law student loan repayment expert, will be at the College of Law on Thursday, April 17th. She has contributed to student debt relief policy for the House Education Committee, has trained thousands of students and … Continue reading

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Summer Grants for Public Interest Positions

The application period is now open, through April 1 at noon, for a number of grants available to students who are spending their summers doing legal work in the public interest with government or nonprofit agencies.  The application prompts information … Continue reading

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Academic Credit for Unpaid Summer Field Placements – Due April 1st!

Information about and application packets to be used for receiving academic credit for unpaid field placements (externships) are now available on the College’s webpage, at http://www.law.uiowa.edu/students/fpp. Unless the placement site is one that has hosted Iowa law students previously, the … Continue reading

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Spread the Love: PB&J Drive Success!

Congratulations to the Faculty and Staff of the Iowa Law community on your clear victory in ISBA’s spread the Love Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive! A big thank you goes out to all of the students and faculty members who … Continue reading

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Extended Deadline: Sign Up for Des Moines ASB Trip!

The College of Law’s alternative spring break trip to Des Moines is just two weeks away.  The trip provides participants with a unique opportunities to see state government from behind the scenes and for one-on-one networking with legislators, government attorneys, … Continue reading

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Reflections on Pro Bono

This week, on the ABA Center for Pro Bono Exchange’s blog, Karen T. Grisez reflected on a an early pro bono case in her career. Grisez is an attorney with Fried Frank in Washington, D.C. and a member of the … Continue reading

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Des Moines Spring Break Informational Meeting 2/28

Informational Meeting Friday Feb. 28 12:40-1:20 BLB 115   The Citizen Lawyer Program will host an informational meeting on Friday for all students interested in participating in the Des Moines Alternative Spring Break Trip. This is a great opportunity for … Continue reading

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Thanks to ECGPS for ASB Contribution!

The Citizen Lawyer Program, on behalf of the College of Law’s Alternative Spring Break trips, would like to thank the University of Iowa’s Executive Council of Graduate and Professional Students for it’s $1,200 contribution to the 2014 trips! This year, groups … Continue reading

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