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Rutgers Law School–Newark and Seton Hall Law School to Host Discover Law Day on Saturday, February 12

January 24, 2011 – 

Rutgers School of Law–Newark and Seton Hall University School of Law will host Discover Law Day on Saturday, February 12, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. Discover Law Day is designed for diverse students to learn from current law students, admissions officers, and faculty how to choose a path as an undergraduate that will help them succeed. There will be panels consisting of alums and current students from the law schools of Rutgers–Newark, Rutgers–Camden, and Seton Hall. While all undergraduates are invited to attend Discover Law Day, the program may particularly help students from diverse backgrounds who are in their freshman or sophomore year of college to begin thinking about law school.

To register, please visit: http://law.shu.edu/discoverlaw.

Following is a tentative schedule for Discover Law Day:

10 – 10:15 am  Welcome & Introduction to Discover Law Day 
10:15 – 11 am  Keynote Speaker: Aney Chandy, General Counsel, Toys “R” Us, and President of the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey
Topic: “Actually, the world DOES need another lawyer . . .”
11 – 11:30 am  What Is Law School Like?
11:30 am –12:15 pm Lunch & Preparation for Mock Class
12:15 –12:45 pm  Mock Class
12:45 – 1:30 pm  The Road Ahead: Preparing for the Admissions Process
1:30 – 2 pm  Show Me the Money!: Financial Planning for the Future
2 – 2:15 pm  Cocoa Break
2:15 – 3 pm  Ask a Law Student: Panel of Current Students