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Polygraphs: Brave Enough to Take One?

On Wednesday, January 16th at noon in Mann Lounge, Stetson Law’s Federalist Society hosted featured Brian Morris, nationally certified polygraph examiner, who discussed the evidentiary value of the polygraph examination. About 45 students attended and there were many great questions asked of Mr. Morris when the presentation was over. The presentation included a student who volunteered […]

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Fall Fitness Frenzy

Fall fitness is off to a running start! Provided by Student Life, students now have multiple ways to burn fat, get stronger and feel better! Each week, after hitting the books, students are pounding the pavement in Runner’s Club, every Tuesday and Thursday. Led by Kayla Richmond, Runner’s Club is a perfect way to get […]

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Hurricane Preparedness Luncheon

Tom Iovino met thunderous applause from students when he came to Stetson Law’s Gulfport campus on August 23 to discuss preparations for a busy hurricane season. As the guest speaker of Stetson’s annual hurricane preparedness luncheon, Mr. Iovino’s delightful blend of humor and information once again proved that knowledge and fun can swirl together to create a […]

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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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