1. Congratulations to the new WLS Executive Board for 2012-2013!
The new board will take effect after the last event of the semester: Women in the Law Cocktail Hour on April 5th!
President: Liz Herron & Lyndsay Maier
Vice President: Kylie Madsen
Secretary: Amanda Fickett
Treasurer: Kaylin Gaal
Social Chair: Emily Lippolis & Beth Budnick
Academic Chair: Lindsay Paladino
2. Chief Justice Cynthia Kinser, Virginia Supreme Court, Keynote Speaker at GPWBA Meeting
Greater Peninsula Women's Bar Association Meeting
Wednesday, April 4th
Fords Colony, Williamsburg, VA
Chief Justice Cynthia Kinser of the Virginia Supreme Court will be speaking as the keynote speaker for the GPWBA meeting. This is going to be a great networking and educational event! If you are interested in attending, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
McGuireWoods' Diversity Scholarship will award up to eight $5,000 scholarships to diverse current first-year law students with an expected graduation year of 2014, who are committed to contributing to and supporting diversity within the legal profession. As McGuireWoods, diversity is defined as recognizing and valuing the differences in our workforce. To us, diversity encompasses age, se, gender identity, race, ethnicity, national origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation, marital status and veteran status, as well as educational and professional backgrounds. Applications are due May 15.