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SBA Spring Networking Social

On Wednesday, February 29, students and alumni gathered together at Bar Louie in Tampa for an evening of networking. The SBA Alumni Relations Committee organized the event with assistance from the Office of Career Development, the Office of College Relations and the Office of Student Life. The SBA Alumni Relations Committee hopes to make this […]

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February Bar Exam Luncheon

Last week, the Office of Student Life hosted the annual February Bar Exam Luncheon for Stetson Law Alumni at the Embassy Suites in downtown Tampa. We know that taking the bar exam can be a stressful experience, so we strive to  relieve that stress by providing an opportunity to enjoy a relaxing and delicious meal […]

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Raising the Bar

On Saturday, February 11, Stetson students joined together with local attorneys to participate in the Florida Bar YLD’s “Raising the Bar” initiative by making and serving over 300 lunches for residents of a local homeless shelter. Great job!

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SLDC Leadership Luncheon: The Failure of Ethical Leadership

On February 7, the Student Leadership Development Committee hosted alumnus L.T. Lafferty as the guest speaker for their monthly Leadership Luncheon. Mr. Lafferty is a shareholder at Fowler White in Tampa. He is the Firm’s Practice Leader for White Collar Crime, Government Investigations, and Corporate Compliance and Ethics practice.  Prior to Fowler White, he was an […]

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Part-Time Students Society Thanksgiving Dinner

With the holidays quickly approaching, the Part-Time Students Society came together to celebrate on Friday with a Thanksgiving Feast for students, friends and family. The organization transformed the second floor Seminar Room at the Tampa Law Center into a beautiful space for family and friends to gather.   The group toasted with sparkling cider to […]

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ABA Habitat for Humanity Build

On Saturday, October 8, a group of Stetson students came together to make a difference in their community. Working with Habitat for Humanity, the volunteers helped create a roof for an under-construction home. While the work was hard, spirits remained high and attitudes professional through the build, and everyone there had a fantastic time! The […]

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Fall 2011 Student Organization Fair

Stetson University College of Law has over 45 registered student organizations on campus. These organizations range from religious groups to political groups to organizations focused on a particular area of law. On Wednesday, September 21, our student organizations came together for our annual Student Organization Fair. We had a tremendous turnout from students looking for […]

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An Alumni Perspective on Being a Stetson Law Republican

The Stetson Law Republicans hosted their first meeting of the semester on Monday, September 12. Guest speakers Professor Stephanie Vaughan and Professor Lee Coppock spoke about their experiences being Stetson Law Republicans. The Stetson Law Republicans would like to extend their thanks to their guest speakers and all in attendance!

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2011 AIDS Walk St. Petersburg

On Saturday, Lambda, along with the Hispanic Bar Association (HBA), took part in the 2011 AIDS Walk St. Petersburg. The walk was a 5k with half of the walk taking place along the gorgeous St. Pete waterfront. Twenty-eight members of the Stetson Law community raised money for the event and the turnout for walk day […]

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Remembering 9/11

As you walk onto campus this morning, you will notice 2,997 American flags on display at the corner of 15th Ave South and 61st Street South. These flags represent the lives lost on September 11, 2001. Please take a moment to pause, reflect, and remember.

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