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Archive for May 6th, 2021


Extended Law Library Hours During Finals

Students:  A reminder that the law library is open longer hours during finals:

Thursday, May 6: 8:30am-9pm
Friday, May 7: 8:30am-6pm
Saturday, May 8: 10am-6pm
Sunday, May 9: 10am-6pm
Monday, May 10 – Thursday, May 13: 8:30am-9pm
Friday, May 14: 8:30am-6pm

Law Student Well-Being and the ABA Accreditation Standards

A recent article in Student Lawyer by Janet Stearns and Ayat Nizam discusses proposed changes to the ABA accreditation standards for law schools dealing with student well-being. One of the proposed changes would include well-being resources for law students, including mental health and substance abuse resources. If passed, these changes would make certain well-being efforts mandatory for law schools in order to maintain ABA accreditation.

Read in full: Janet Stearns & Ayat Nizam, The Path to Reforming the ABA Standards to Promote Law Student Well-Being, Student Lawyer (April 22, 2021).