Monthly Archives: December 2009

MLK “Day On” Offers Community Service — Jan. 18

The College of Law will once again be participating in the University of Iowa Civic Engagement Program’s Day of Service.  Currently we have volunteer opportunities available with three community agencies — United Action for Youth, Friends of Historic Preservation, and … Continue reading

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Volunteer Income Tax Pro Bono Now Available

The VITA program offers tax assistance to low-income inviduals who cannot prepare their own taxes. To participate in this program, volunteers must pass the IRS’s VITA program test. The test, and the materials required to study for the test, are … Continue reading

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J.D. and Out of Work? New ABA Fund for Justice and Education Project Fellows Program

ABA and ABA Commission on the Impact of the Economic Crisis on the Profession and Legal Needs have started the ABA Fund for Justice and Education Project Fellows program. This new program has been developed to provide new lawyers unable to … Continue reading

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  As I write, the weather is frightful, the 1L students are taking their first exam (having been delayed a day on account of the blizzard), and our fourth Dean candidate is working her way through a very busy interviewing schedule.   The … Continue reading

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Need a Study Break? Volunteer!

It’s almost the end of the semester! Don’t forget to log your November Boyd Service Hours by December 7. Remember that to qualify for the Pro Bono Society, you must have completed 15 hours of service (half of which must … Continue reading

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