Final chance to RSVP ~ Inns of Court Banquet featuring Judith Browne Dianis

Dean Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz

cordially invites you to the

Annual Inns of Court Banquet  

and the

Wm. Reece Smith Jr. Distinguished Lecture


Judith Browne Dianis

Executive Director, Advancement Project

Judith Browne Dianis is a civil rights attorney and activist in the areas of voting, education, policing, housing, and employment.

 Known as the Godmother of the movement to end the school-to-prison pipeline, Dianis has done pioneering work in building and strengthening a grassroots movement to end harsh discipline that pushes children of color out of school and in to the criminal legal system. Her work has significantly decreased student suspensions and arrests in Denver, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Buffalo and Florida. 

She is a graduate of Columbia University School of Law and has appeared often on MSNBC, CNN, BET, TVOne and various radio shows.

 Wednesday, January 18, 2017 • 6:00 p.m.

Mirror Lake Lyceum

737 Third Avenue North Saint Petersburg, Florida


Even if your class is required to attend, you must RSVP.

Students, upon receiving a confirmation email for your RVSP, you must bring a $10 seat deposit

to the Office of Student Affairs by 12:00pm, Tuesday, January 17.

RSVP is on a first come first serve basis as space is limited. Seat deposits will be returned to you at the event.

Students, if your seat deposit is not received by Tuesday, January 17 your seat will be released to a student on the waitlist.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity for Professional Development and Networking with many local attorneys and Judges.

The Wm. Reece Smith Jr. Distinguished Lecture is made possible by the generous gift of The Joy McCann Foundation