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Happy New Year!

Join Deans, faculty, staff, and fellow students for the Martin Luther King Day of Service - to participate, sign up now at http://service.cua.edu/MLKDayofService.cfm.

Faith in Action Series, Monday, January 26, 12:30 p.m., room 213.  Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Question of ‘Illegal Laws’: Civil Law, Justice, and Morality with Fr. Dominic Legge, OP. Fr. Dominic Legge, formerly a trial lawyer with the Constitutional Torts section of the Department of Justice’s Civil Division and now a theologian and member of the Dominican Order, will examine King’s argument and the questions it raises, in order to illustrate how they can lead us to a better grasp of what law is and how it is related to justice and morality.

Come to the annual spring Clinics and Externships Day, Tuesday, January 27, from 4:00 – 6:00pm in the Atrium.  Learn about summer and fall externship opportunities and about the various clinical programs offered by the law school.

Friday, January 30 at 6:00 pm, with reception to follow, the Law School presents, the Honorable, Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr., former Governor of Maryland and currently Senior Counsel, Government Advocacy and Public Policy Group, King and Spaulding -- Clemency: The Emerging Purple Issue.

February 9.  Brendan F. Brown Lecture Series presents Hon. Jerome H. Powell, Governor, Federal Reserve Board.  His topic: Inequality of Opportunity, Income and Wealth in the U.S. and Globally4:00 pm in Slowinski Courtroom. Reception to follow. 

Congratulations to the summer 2014 Eric Weissman Fund stipend, SPIL  stipend, and O’Brien Fellowship award recipients. Here is a list of the names of the recipients of each award with their summer placements.