Announcements

from the Office of Student Affairs

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Announcements:

  • Scholarships

    Summer is a great time to check R.E.V.S. for scholarship opportunities!
    • Featured scholarship: Varghese Summersett Criminal Justice Scholarship
      Deadline: July 1, 2018
      Award Amount: $1,500
      Description: Varghese Summersett PLLC, a criminal defense law firm in Fort Worth, Texas, is excited to offer a $1500 scholarship to a law school student. Applicants must submit a video educating the public about Texas' DWI laws or promoting safer drinking habits.
      Learn more and apply: https://www.versustexas.com/criminal-justice-scholarship/
    More scholarships and writing competitions available on R.E.V.S.

  • Weigh-in Wednesdays Bar Study Support Series

    May 16 - July 18, every Wednesday, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m., Conference Center
    See the full schedule here

  • On Campus Interviews (OCIs)

    OCIsBidding for Fall 2018 OCIs: July 1-15
    Fall 2018 OCIs begin: August 6
    All bidding for on-campus interviews takes place through REVS. Instructions will be emailed to all students. OCI dates are added at the employer’s request. Watch your TAMU email for announcements about dates and application deadlines.
    Details available at law.tamu.edu/OCIs

  • step in stand upIt is up to us – students, faculty, and staff – to step in as active participants to end sexual harassment and sexual violence in our community, and stand up to support the survivors of these behaviors. What harms even one of us, harms us all.
    #StepInStandUp, StepInStandUp.tamu.edu

  • Welcome to Aggie Print

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    Welcome to AggiePrint!
    PaperCut has been replaced with AggiePrint.

    Improved features:
    • Cheaper!  $0.09/page, ​$0.17/double-sided
    • $30 per semester automatically loaded into your account ($15 in summer)
    • To add money, visit print.tamu.edu

    Instructions are posted at each print area in the Student Lounge and Library.

    Wireless web printing:
    1. Login to aggieprint.tamu.edu with your Howdy NetID and password
    2. Upload your document
    3. To release your print job, login to a printer kiosk ​by swiping your Texas A&M ID card or entering your NetID and password
    4. Select the printer task you would like to complete
    5. Logoff/exit
    You must release your print job within 2 hours. ​After ​that, you'll have to send it again.

    Questions?  Call Help Desk Central at 979-845-8300

  • FREE Windows Office 365 available for students on up to 5 devices at https://gateway.tamu.edu/office365/. The device licenses can also be deactivated from one device and reactivated on another.
    ► Students also have access to a wide range of software at a discounted price at https://software.tamu.edu. More information available here.

  • Event Requests:
    Use the new and improved Event/Room Request Form for all student/student organization event requests. It will route through Track-It to the organization's faculty advisor and the appropriate departments for support and approval.

  • Announcing Track-It!
    Use Track-It Self Service to submit requests for all non-event:
    • I.T. help requests
    • Facilities help requests
    • Website requests
    • Marketing requests
    • E-newsletter project requests

  • REVS-maroon-with-textCheck out R.E.V.S. – Recruitment and Employment Virtual System for the ​Online Job Bank and Scholarship and ​Writing Competitions. For pro bono hours in R.E.V.S., please contact Shawna Smith in Student Affairs at (817) 212-3816 or via email.

EVENTS:

Summer 2018

May 16 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Session 1, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
May ​23 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Bar Boot Camp #1- MPT Strategy & Review, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
May ​30 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Session ​3 - Advice from recent bar-passers, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
May 31 - Trail Advocacy CLE, 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Courtroom, Register at 217-321-0337, Free for TAMU Law students and faculty
June 6 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Bar Boot Camp #​2 - ​MBE Strategy & Review, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
June 13 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Bar Boot Camp #​3 - ​Essay Strategy & Review, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
June 20 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Session 6 - Essay & MBE Q&A, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
June 27 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Session 7 - Practice MBE, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
July 11 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Session ​8 - P&E Trivia Night, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
July 18 - Weigh-in Wednesday Bar Study Support Series Session 9 - Final check-in, 4-6 pm, Conference Center
Aug. 4 - MPRE Review Session, 10 am - 4 pm, Room 204, RSVP to law.tamu.edu/mpre

Fall 2018

Sept. 20 - NRS Speaker Series, 12-1 p.m.
Oct. 12-13 - Central States Law Schools Association 2018 Annual Scholarship Conference
Oct. 18 - NRS Speaker Series, 12-1 p.m.

Spring 2019

Jan. 17 - NRS Speaker Series, 12-1 p.m.
Feb. 21-22 - 10th Annual Energy Symposium
March 21 - NRS Speaker Series, 12-1 p.m.
April 1 - Water Lecture Series, 12-1:30 p.m. and 4-5:30 p.m.
April 12-13 - Environmental Schmooze

Pro Bono Opportunities:

News:

Previous Announcements:

  • FREE Tarrant Cty Bar Assoc. (TCBA) Student Membership! Download the application. The Tarrant County Bar Association is a great way to get involved in the legal community, meet local attorneys and judges, go to networking events, as well as opportunities to get involved on many levels. Applications also at Student Affairs.
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