Congratulations to the following five winners of our outlining drive:
- Cass Thompson
- Kaitlyn Kastelic
- Sandy Town
- Laura Miller
- Rebecca Gill
Each will win a $10 gift card to one of assorted shops in Victoria.
Thank you to all who entered for sharing your outlines with your fellow students!
“Dear students, the Legal Who is a booklet created every year that has the names and contact info of each UVic law student and the faculty. It is free for every student to pick up later in the year, and includes club contact information as well as information for each UVic LSS member. Please fill in your relevant contact information to the form below by November 30, 2014. Only names and year of law school are required, however please do include your email and phone number if you are willing as this will make the Legal Who more effective for everyone involved. Thank you.”
UVic has been challenged by the other British Columbia Law Schools to raise funds for prostate cancer. Donations help improve the lives of men by going towards prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health issues. This year, 3L John Bullock is spearheading our efforts. You can find the donation page here! Although there is a “competition”, remember that everyone wins when health issues are addressed. I look forward to the mo’s on campus this month!
Two announcements this morning:
First, we have three new appointments to faculty committees.
- Michael Adams will serve as 2L Rep on the Financial Aid Committee
- Diana Pogorski will serve as Upper Year Rep on the Student Exchange Committee
- Niles Bond will serve as 1L Rep on the Faculty Committee
Second, the LSS Executive has unanimously passed the budget (lss-budget-2014-2015-final). The budget does not anticipate a deficit. Student involvement in the LSS is essential to a healthy democracy. Please feel welcome to provide any feedback in relation to the budget or the LSS as a whole. Remember that all students are welcome to our weekly Tuesday executive meetings in room 205 during lunch.
Remember that the APPEAL Halloween tickets will be on sale at lunch until Thursday. Ticket sales support our law journal.
Its important to eat healthy and exercise. Law school is demanding but it can never take the place of a balanced lifestyle. Get outside and ensure you’re happy!
Here are the results of the Fall LSS Election:
Curriculum Committee 1st Year Rep – Kirsty Broadhead
Equity and Diversity Committee 1st Year Rep – Emily MacKinnon
LSS 1st Year Rep – Niles Bond
LSS 1st Year Rep – Janessa Mason
Financial Aid Committee 1st Year Rep – Joelle Karras
Financial Aid Committee 2nd Year Rep – Jenson Leung [Resigned]
Exchange Committee Upper Year Rep – Jenson Leung [Resigned]
Equity and Diversity Upper Year Rep – Ryan Solcz
Pedagogy Committee 3rd Year Rep – Katie Peardon
CBA Referendum: Passed
There are still 3 Positions that are in need of representation:
- Financial Aid Committee 2nd Year Rep
- Exchange Committee Upper Year Rep
- Faculty Committee 1st Year Rep
Nomination forms will be posted on the bulletin board outside of the lounge until 9:00 am October 29.
Thanks to all the candidates who volunteered to make the school a better place!