College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Kara Blanchard, Director of Admission and Financial Aid at Drake Law School will talk about preparing for and applying to law school. A great opportunity to learn more about law school in general and Drake in particular. Anyone interested in law school is encouraged to attend. Pizza and soda provided. Sponsored by Daniel Webster Law Society and the CBA Prelaw Club.
Gregory Bruess, Department of History, will present "The Greek Passion: Individual Martyrdom and National Salvation at a Greek Civil War Memorial." The event is free and open to the public.
Campus and community members are invited to the 6th annual Safe Date Tailgate for a free pre-Homecoming game barbeque lunch, exciting raffles and giveaways. The Safe Date Tailgate raises awareness about domestic violence by providing resources to students and the community about healthy relationships as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This event is sponsored by Women’s and Gender Studies, Violence Intervention Services, Feminist Action League, SAVE Forum Actors, UNI Athletics, Seeds of Hope, University Book and Supply and the Gilbertville Locker.
Dr. Elizabeth Lefler, Psychology, will present “Gender Differences in Psychopathology.” The Women’s & Gender Studies Program sponsors the Current Research on Women Forum Series. Faculty, staff, students and members of the community are invited to gather for informal presentation and discussion. Bring your lunch!
Please join us for Public Policy's 20th Anniversary Celebration reception. Contributions of faculty and staff who have supported the program over the years will be recognized.
A panel of alumni who hold leadership positions in community and economic development will speak on the topic “Current Issues in Community Development.” The panel provides an opportunity to showcase some of the accomplishments of public policy alumni.
The Daniel Webster Law Society and Prelaw Club will host Collins Byrd, assistant dean of admissions at the University of Iowa College of Law. Byrd will discuss the law school admissions process in general and UI's program in particular.
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The Daniel Webster Law Society and Prelaw Club will co-host a Q&A session about law school. Scott Peters, department of political science and pre-law adviser, will discuss how to best prepare for law school, factors that law schools consider in admission, preparing for the LSATs and other areas of concern for pre-law students. All students with an interest in law school are welcome. Freshmen and sophomores are especially encouraged to attend. For more information contact Peters at 273-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org.