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One Main Event

Friday, Apr 14, 6 pm
Hotel Zaza

The One Main Event is a banquet for members of student organizations. It will also be Friday, April 14 at Hotel Zaza at 6PM. You can enjoy a 3-course meal, drinks from the bar, a photo booth, and a DJ. It is a FREE event. The theme is the Great Gatsby, so please dress your best. The last day to register is Wednesday, April 12. 

The link to register is below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/one-main-event-tickets-33443810337

The entire Executive Board will be attending, so...

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Practice LSAT

Friday, Apr 14, 11 am
A-726

The practice LSAT will take place Friday, April 14 from 11AM-1PM in A-726.

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UHLC Pipeline Program Information Session

Wednesday, Mar 1, 4 pm
N-420

We will be hosting the Program Manager of the University of Houston Law Center's Pipeline Program. 

The Pre-Law program is designed to increase diversity of law school applicants by providing:

LSAT Preparation Introductory Law School Classes Internships 

Dr. Kristen Guiseppi, Program Manager will lead the session 

When: Wednesday, March 1st Where: N-420 Time: 4:00-5:00PM Free pizza!
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Dana Bigler commented on the event Personal Statement Workshop

Personal Statement Workshop

Wednesday, Feb 22, 4 pm
A-726
The Personal Statement in your law school application  is the place to tell the committee about yourself!

It is also your opportunity to become vivid and alive to the admissions committee while also demonstrating your ability to write and present a prose sample in a professional manner.

Taught by: Dr. Nancy Lopez (Former practicing attorney) Contact Us: prelaw.association@gmail.com, OR castrot14@gator.uhd.edu
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Dana Bigler

I am not able to make it like planned, will there be another one of these another time?

LSAT Clinic

Wednesday, Feb 8, 4 pm
N-420

The Pre-Law Association will be having an LSAT (Law School Admissions Test) clinic, snacks will be available!

We will go over

Sections of the test Recommended books/study schedules Logic Section (i.e skills, practice problems, YouTube help channels)

It will be held Wednesday, February 8 in N-420 from 4-5PM!

Contact Us: prelaw.association@gmail.com OR castrot14@gator.uhd.edu

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Informational Session (Option 2)

Wednesday, Feb 1, 4 pm
N-420

We will go over the events on the calendar, including:

Law School trips Law School Admissions Practice Tests  LSAT Clinics  Personal Statement Workshops  Resume Workshops Volunteering within the community

Applications, calendars, contacts sheets, and food will be there!

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Informational Session (Option 1)

Tuesday, Jan 31, 5 pm
N-420

We will go over the events on the calendar, including:

Law School trips Law School Admissions Practice Tests  LSAT Clinics  Personal Statement Workshops  Resume Workshops Volunteering within the community

Applications, calendars, contacts sheets, and food will be there!

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***UT law school visit cancelled

Dear PLA members,

Due to logistical constraints, we have been forced to cancel the UT law school visit on November 20th. The office of employment services and operations has confirmed that students are not allowed to use the university vehicles. We also had other complications. However, we are looking forward to rescheduling this event for the spring semester. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Thank you so much for understanding and supporting...

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3rd General Assembly

The Pre-Law Association will be holding its 3rd General Assembly this upcoming week. As usual we will have two dates for which you could attend this General Assembly in order to accommodate different schedules. PLA will have a General Assembly on Tuesday November 10, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. in room N420. If unable to attend, we will have another General Assembly the following day on Wednesday November 11, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. in room N420. 

The Pre-Law Association Executive Board would like...

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Halloween Bake Sale

The University of Houston-Downtown Pre-Law Association will be hosting an upcoming fundraising Halloween Bake Sale. The Halloween Bake Sale will be held on October 28th from 10AM - 3 PM in the Food Court Area across from Starbucks. We will be having Halloween themed treats such as brownies, cupcakes, cookies, etc. Please stop by to support PLA, we will see you there!

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Dustin Webber commented on the news post LSAT Practice!

LSAT Practice!

LSAT practice is coming up!  We will have the practice on Saturday, September 26th.  The exam will take approximately 2.5 hours.  Don't forget to bring a #2 pencil!

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Dustin Webber

David, you can still come to the other practices in the future. We plan on having practice every other weekend.

Michael Lee Zamora

So quick question, what time do we start, or r suppose to arrive

Dustin Webber

We will start at 11 am. Meet at the front desk of the library.

Language and the Law

Wednesday, Oct 15, 11:30 am
UHD Main Bldg. N1099

October 15 11:30 - 12:30

Becoming a Spanish Court Interpreter: A Practical Introduction by Graciela Zozaya a Master Licensed Court Interpreter.  

October 22 11:30 - 1:00

understanding Drug Related Spanish Slang along the Border by Rafael Saldivar Arreola from the Autonomous University of Baja California

October 29 11:30 - 12:30

Plain Language and the Law by Dr. Dressman, English Professor from the University of Houston Downtown. Room...

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