Pre-Law Week @ Southern Miss

Pre-Law Week @ Southern Miss

September 11, 2017 (All day) - September 14, 2017 (All day)
Where: 
Hattiesburg and Gulf Park Campuses
Price: 
Free and open to the public

 

Students who wish to pursue a legal career will have the opportunity to meet with law school representatives and legal professionals during Pre-Law Week at The University of Southern Mississippi. Pre-Law Week will be held Sept. 11-14 on the Hattiesburg campus and Gulf Park campus of Southern Miss. Specific events include:

September 11-14
Pre-Law Week @ Southern Miss
Southern Miss Hattiesburg and Gulf Park Campuses
Free and open to the public

Monday, Sept. 11
Making the Cut: Law School Application Do’s and Don’ts
1-2 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 204 and Gulf Park Campus: Fleming Education Center 104

Think Like a Lawyer: Humanities and the Law 
3-4 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 103
     
Test the Waters: LSAT Preview Test
4-5 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal 103 and Gulf Park: Academic Success Center 204

Tuesday, Sept. 12
A Day in the Life of a Lawyer: Roundtable Discussion
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Gulf Park Campus: Fleming Education Center 104

Can you Handle 1L? Mock Law School Class
1-2 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 102

Financing Law School
2:30-3:30 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Cook Library 204

Laying the Foundation for Success - What You Should Be Taking Right Now
4-5 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 204 and Gulf Park Campus: Fleming Education Center 104

A Day in the Life of a Paralegal: A Roundtable Discussion with Practicing Paralegals
5:30-6:15 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 103

Great Trials in History: What Can We Learn from Them?
7-8:30 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 108

Wednesday, Sept. 13
Law School Fair
10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Thad Cochran Atrium

Career Services
4-5 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building

A Day in the Life of a Lawyer: A Roundtable Discussion with Practicing Lawyers
5:30-6:15 p.m. | Hattiesburg Campus: Liberal Arts Building 103

Thursday, Sept. 14

Keynote Address: “Access to Justice in Mississippi”
Tiffany Graves, Esq.; Executive Director, Mississippi Access to Justice Commission
 
5-6:30 p.m. | Gulf Park Campus: Hardy Hall Ballroom