Cougar Pre-Law Day
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Chinook, Room 150
Students in all majors are invited!
1:30–2:00 p.m. Keynote Address
by Seattle City Council Member Lorena González
One of two citywide representatives and the first person of Latino descent elected to serve the Seattle City Council, González is a nationally recognized civil rights leader and community advocate. In her two years in office, she has spearheaded legislation to create secure scheduling for low-wage workers, to ban conversion therapy, to allocate $1 million for a legal defense fund for immigrants and refugees facing immigration proceedings, and to pass meaningful police reform.
2:00–3:00 p.m. Legal Professional Panel
Prominent attorneys and WSU alumni discuss their experiences and perspectives on careers in law. Q&A follows.
3:15–4:00 p.m. Law School Admissions Panel
Admissions representatives from regional law schools provide information, insights, and tips for success. Q&A follows.
4:00–5:00 p.m. Law School Admissions Fair & Networking Reception
Opportunity for students to meet and speak with legal professionals and area law school representatives.
FREE • Refreshments provided.
Sponsored by the Pre-Law Student Resource Center and the College of Arts & Sciences.