NDLS Bowling Championship

Written by Devin McGuinness, 3L on the winning team. This is his take on the events that went down that historic evening. (disclaimer for those who do not know Devin: sometimes he gets passionate about a topic, yet he always finds the words to describe how he’s feeling). Team Paul McCartney is Dead: The Kans…

Father Mike

Written by: Claudia Tran; Alumni Relations Committee Chair.     Once a year, most of the law school gathers, to Legends’ full maximum capacity, to watch hilarious skits and videos as well as enjoy talented musical and dance acts in honor of Father Michael McCafferty.   Father Mike McCafferty changed the law school into the…

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

The first SBA 3-on-3 basketball tournament happened on Saturday, April 1 at 12pm at Rolf’s Rec Center. Nine law school teams gathered to participate in the event, and enjoyed competing for the title of “all law school glory.” Each team was guaranteed to play three games, with the first two being the seeding games, then…

3L Week Preparation

Written by Esha Kamboj; 3L Class Rep. Graduation is approaching in a few short weeks, and the 3L class representatives and the SBA officers having been working hard to make sure this is the best 3L week possible for our class! After a few months of organizing, we have finally solidified our schedule for the…

Law School Retreat

Written by Gino Ibanez; Spiritual Life Committee Member February 18th, I attended a retreat on-campus as part of the SBA Spiritual Life Committee. I always enjoy going to retreats because it is an opportunity to connect with God through the teachings expressed and distilled by a community of faith. It is an opportunity to reconnect…

Undergraduate Pre-Law Society Panel

Written by Kate Whiteman, Undergraduate Liaison Committee On Friday, February 24th, the undergraduate liaison committee, in conjunction with the undergraduate pre-law society, hosted a panel discussion for undergraduates to hear from current law students about the type of law they are specializing in. The panel consisted of six Notre Dame law students planning to enter…

New York Networking Event

Written by Skye Edwards, 1L. For those of you who attended the January 11th ND Alumni Happy Hour event at Slattery’s in New York over the break, I hope your experiences were as rewarding as mine. I originally went to New York to participate in the Galilee program, in which the other members of my…

What would you like to see from SBA this semester?

Written by Lauren Nottoli, SBA President  NDLS, Welcome back! This blog post is all about hearing from YOU! What SBA events are you hoping to have this year? Let us know by commenting below, or email us sba@nd.edu.

Fall 2016 Semester Recap

Written by SBA President Lauren Nottoli  SBA has had a phenomenal semester! We have accomplished so much in such a short amount of time, and I wanted to take a few minutes to recap some of the things we have accomplished, and thank all those who helped make our success this semester possible. First, one…

Thanksgiving Basket Drive

Written by Brock Burnick, SBA Community Service Chair. Next week, we will distribute food baskets to several different organizations throughout South Bend, including Dismas House, YWCA, Our Lady of the Road & Catholic Worker House, and others. We have been collecting donations and food items downstairs in the SBA Office for two weeks and we…

Court of Appeals of Indiana at NDLS

Written by Kimberly Hardges, SBA Communications Chair. Last Friday, we were lucky enough to have the Court of Appeals of Indiana hear an oral argument in the McCartan Courtroom. For many 1Ls, myself included, it was the first time we were able to see a litigator in action (let’s just say, I’ll be focusing on…

Mentor Meet and Greet

Written by Shelby Niemann and Kate Whiteman, Undergraduate Liaison Committee. For two years in a row, the Undergraduate Liaison Committee has organized the law student/undergraduate, mentor/mentee program (try saying that three times fast) to provide aspiring undergraduate students on campus with a resource to discuss all things law school related. The Undergraduate Liaison Committee’s main goal…