Events

Monday January 14, 2013
Start: 01/14/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/14/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 01/14/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/14/2013 5:00 pm
Tuesday January 15, 2013
Start: 01/15/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/15/2013 6:00 pm
Start: 01/15/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/15/2013 2:00 pm

This is a mandatory professionalism seminar for all 1L students.

Section A - Room 250; Section B - Room 455; Section C - Room 425; Sections D & E - Room 550; Section F - Room 585

Wednesday January 16, 2013
Start: 01/16/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/16/2013 6:00 pm
Thursday January 17, 2013
Start: 01/17/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/17/2013 6:00 pm
Start: 01/17/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/17/2013 1:00 pm

Room 405. The Federalist Society is starting the semester off early with a great event featuring Brian Morris.  Mr. Morris is a polygraph examiner and a nationally certified instructor of polygraph. Following his presentation, Mr. Morris will be doing a polygraph demonstration.  I hope everyone will take the time to help the Federalist Society welcome Mr. Morris to Florida Coastal.  Jimmy Johns will be provided.

Friday January 18, 2013
Start: 01/18/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/18/2013 6:00 pm
Saturday January 19, 2013
Start: 01/19/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/19/2013 6:00 pm
Monday January 21, 2013
Start: 01/21/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/21/2013 6:00 pm
Tuesday January 22, 2013
Start: 01/22/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/22/2013 5:00 pm

Last Day to Drop Without a "W" on Transcript and Without Financial Penalty

Start: 01/22/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/22/2013 6:00 pm
Start: 01/22/2013 2:00 pm
End: 01/22/2013 6:00 pm

Herff Jones will be in the Atrium for graduates to order regalia and graduation announcements.

Wednesday January 23, 2013
Start: 01/23/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/23/2013 5:00 pm

Due on Wednesday, January 23. Finance & Administration - Oak Grove Bldg. Room 150

Thursday January 24, 2013
Start: 01/24/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/24/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 01/24/2013 5:15 pm
End: 01/24/2013 6:15 pm

Room 400. This meeting will focus on "Informational Meetings" - what they are, how to land them, and how to prepare for them. RSVP on Symplicity.

Friday January 25, 2013
Start: 01/25/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/25/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 01/25/2013 6:00 pm
End: 01/25/2013 9:00 pm

Atrium. Fitness event co-hosted by Coastal Association of Public Interest Law, Family Law Society, Law Students Against Violence, Phi Alpha Delta, Student Bar Association, and Women Law Students' Association. Event will be held in the FCSL Atrium on Jan. 25th from 6pm-9pm. Registration fee is $10.00. All proceeds go to the Family Nurturing Center Chocolate Challenge.

Start: 01/25/2013 9:00 pm
End: 01/25/2013 11:00 pm

Blackfinn. 4840 Big Island Drive. Light appetizers will be served.

Monday January 28, 2013
Start: 01/28/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/28/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 01/28/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/28/2013 6:00 pm
Start: 01/28/2013 11:00 am
End: 01/28/2013 3:00 pm

5th Floor Knowledge Bar. 

11:00 - Private Practice. All your questions about working in the private sector.

1:00 - Alternative & In-house Careers - Resources and advice for choosing an alternative career path and pursuing an in-house career.

2:00 - Government & Public Interest - Want to give back while working? Learn how at this presentation.

Tuesday January 29, 2013
Start: 01/29/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/29/2013 6:00 pm
Start: 01/29/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/29/2013 12:30 pm

Room 405. 2013 Florida Coastal softball team meeting and tryout information for the University of Virginia's Law School national law school tournament. Tryouts on February 1st from 3:00-5:00pm and February 3rd from 12:00-2:00pm. Open to current FCSL students, faculty and staff. For more information contact Kyle Barrett or Derek Davis.

Each year FCSL sends a men's and a co-ed team to the UVA Law School Softball Tournament. 120 law schools from around the country compete annually. Proceeds from the tournament go to the Children, Youth and Family Services, Inc. of Charlottesville.

This year's tournament is being held April 5 through April 7.

Start: 01/29/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/29/2013 1:00 pm

Room 515. Caribbean Law Student Association meeting. Everyone welcome! Free lunch!

Start: 01/29/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/29/2013 1:00 pm

Room 400. Interested in Health Law? Curious which classes you may want to take in law school to prepare yourself for a career in Health Law? Want to get involved in the Health Law Society? Come to our first meeting of the semester! We will help to guide you on your way & discuss the events for this semester.

Wednesday January 30, 2013
Start: 01/30/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/30/2013 6:00 pm
Thursday January 31, 2013
Start: 01/31/2013 8:00 am
End: 01/31/2013 6:00 pm
Start: 01/31/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/31/2013 1:00 pm

Room 585. Join Animal Law Society on Thursday, January 31st at 12:00 for the first meeting of the semester and a remote presentation by Odette Wilkens. Odette is the Executive Director of the Equal Justice Alliance and will be speaking about the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act and its implications on freedom of speech and freedom of assembly. Food will be served and vegan/vegetarian options will be available. Please contact Ashley Geary (C228169) with any questions or concerns.

Start: 01/31/2013 12:00 pm
End: 01/31/2013 1:00 pm

Room 365. Please join us for lunch.  All students, faculty and staff are welcome!

Start: 01/31/2013 6:00 pm
End: 01/31/2013 9:00 pm

Indulge your love of chocolate and also benefit the Family Nurturing Center. Join us in the Atrium on January 31st. Ticket prices are 1 for $30 or 2 for $50. For more information on the Family Nurturing Center, visit their website.

Friday February 01, 2013
Start: 02/01/2013 8:00 am
End: 02/01/2013 6:00 pm

Last Day to Drop Without a "W" on Transcript and Without Financial Penalty

Start: 02/01/2013 3:00 pm
End: 02/01/2013 5:00 pm

2013 Florida Coastal softball team meeting and tryout information for the University of Virginia's Law School national law school tournament. Tryouts on February 1st from 3:00-5:00pm and February 3rd from 12:00-2:00pm. Open to current FCSL students, faculty and staff. For more information contact Kyle Barrett or Derek Davis.

Each year FCSL sends a men's and a co-ed team to the UVA Law School Softball Tournament. 120 law schools from around the country compete annually. Proceeds from the tournament go to the Children, Youth and Family Services, Inc. of Charlottesville.

This year's tournament is being held April 5 through April 7.

Start: 02/01/2013 3:15 pm
End: 02/01/2013 4:15 pm

5th Floor Classrooms. Are you thinking about where you want to live and pratice after graduation? Not sure how you're going to find a job or an apartment? Want advice from a person living and practicing there? Come to one of Florida Coastal's Distination Events, sponsored by the Florida Coastal Alumni Association. RSVP at http://alumni.fcsl.edu/DestinationEvents2013 or by emailing fcslalumni@fcsl.edu.

Destination Atlanta - Room 505

Destination Washington, DC - Room 510

Destination New York City - Room 520

Destination South Carolina / Charlotte - Room 555

Destination Panhandle (Tallahassee & Pensacola) - Room 560

Destination Orlando/Miami/Tampa/Jacksonville - Room 565

Sunday February 03, 2013
Start: 02/03/2013 12:00 pm
End: 02/03/2013 2:00 pm

2013 Florida Coastal softball team meeting and tryout information for the University of Virginia's Law School national law school tournament. Tryouts on February 1st from 3:00-5:00pm and February 3rd from 12:00-2:00pm. Open to current FCSL students, faculty and staff. For more information contact Kyle Barrett or Derek Davis.

Each year FCSL sends a men's and a co-ed team to the UVA Law School Softball Tournament. 120 law schools from around the country compete annually. Proceeds from the tournament go to the Children, Youth and Family Services, Inc. of Charlottesville.

This year's tournament is being held April 5 through April 7.

Monday February 04, 2013
Start: 02/04/2013 8:00 am
End: 02/04/2013 5:00 pm

Tuition payment due on Monday, February 4. Finance & Administration - Oak Grove Bldg. Room 150

Tuesday February 05, 2013
Start: 02/05/2013 12:00 pm
End: 02/05/2013 1:30 pm

Room 465. Join us for a short presentation from "Just Fitness."

Start: 02/05/2013 12:30 pm
End: 02/05/2013 1:30 pm

Room 465. ATTENTION 1Ls: The Florida Coastal Moot Court Honor Board is getting ready to begin the Internal Competition, the only way to join the nationally ranked Honor Board. The Moot Court Honor Board will hold three mandatory informational sessions to describe in detail the Internal Competition. Each informational session will convey the same information; you only need to attend one.  Please arrive early, the informational sessions are likely to be crowded.  Also, do not leave merely because the session is crowded.  This is too important an opportunity for you to be so easily thwarted.

 

 

Start: 02/05/2013 12:45 pm
End: 02/05/2013 1:45 pm

Room 250. Interested in a dual degree? Learn how you can be a part of Florida's first Master in Public Policy (MPP) program while earning your JD. Attend one of our two informational meetings: February 5 - 12:45 or February 14 - 12:45.

Start: 02/05/2013 6:00 pm
End: 02/05/2013 7:00 pm

February 5 - 6:00 pm - Room 505

February 7 - 12:00pm - Room 460 / 6:00pm - Room 420

February 12 - 12:00pm - Room 555

Wednesday February 06, 2013
Start: 02/06/2013 6:30 pm
End: 02/06/2013 7:30 pm

Room 250. ATTENTION 1Ls: The Florida Coastal Moot Court Honor Board is getting ready to begin the Internal Competition, the only way to join the nationally ranked Honor Board. The Moot Court Honor Board will hold three mandatory informational sessions to describe in detail the Internal Competition. Each informational session will convey the same information; you only need to attend one.  Please arrive early, the informational sessions are likely to be crowded.  Also, do not leave merely because the session is crowded.  This is too important an opportunity for you to be so easily thwarted.

 

 

Thursday February 07, 2013
Start: 02/07/2013 12:00 pm
End: 02/07/2013 1:00 pm

February 5 - 6:00 pm - Room 505 

February 7 - 12:00pm - Room 4606:00pm - Room 420

February 12 - 12:00pm - Room 555

Start: 02/07/2013 12:00 pm
End: 02/07/2013 1:30 pm

Students contact the SBA to register. The River Club, 1 Independent Drive, Jacksonville, FL  32202.

Start: 02/07/2013 12:00 pm
End: 02/07/2013 1:00 pm

Room 555. Lunch will be served.

Start: 02/07/2013 12:15 pm
End: 02/07/2013 1:15 pm

Room 365. Come join the Black Law Students Association for our first general body meeting!

Mrs. Williams from Career Services will be our guest speaker. Food will be provided.

Start: 02/07/2013 12:15 pm
End: 02/07/2013 1:15 pm

Room 450. Welcome, spring admits! Join us for lunch and learn what PAD is all about!

Start: 02/07/2013 12:30 pm
End: 02/07/2013 12:30 pm

Room 465. We will be discussing upcoming events & pro bono opportunities. Lunch will be provided.

Start: 02/07/2013 12:30 pm
End: 02/07/2013 1:30 pm

Room 250. ATTENTION 1Ls: The Florida Coastal Moot Court Honor Board is getting ready to begin the Internal Competition, the only way to join the nationally ranked Honor Board. The Moot Court Honor Board will hold three mandatory informational sessions to describe in detail the Internal Competition. Each informational session will convey the same information; you only need to attend one.  Please arrive early, the informational sessions are likely to be crowded.  Also, do not leave merely because the session is crowded.  This is too important an opportunity for you to be so easily thwarted.

 

 

Start: 02/07/2013 6:00 pm
End: 02/07/2013 7:00 pm

February 5 - 6:00 pm - Room 505

February 7 - 12:00pm - Room 460 / 6:00pm - Room 420

February 12 - 12:00pm - Room 555

Friday February 08, 2013
Start: 02/08/2013 8:00 pm
End: 02/08/2013 11:59 pm

Havana Jax Cafe / Cuba Libre Bar, 2578 Atlantic Blvd., Jacksonville,  32207. 8:00-12:00

Salsa instructors and appetizers will be available from 8:00pm - 10:00pm. Bring your student ID if you plan on coming after 9:00pm. For more information contact Ima Ortega i.ortega@law.fcsl.edu

Monday February 11, 2013
Start: 02/11/2013 8:00 am
End: 02/11/2013 1:15 pm

Atrium. The Reverse Shadow Program Committee is looking for volunteers to serve as mentors on our Reverse Shadow Day.  Volunteers will serve as mentors for the students and assist with the transition between activities planned for the students throughout the morning and early afternoon.

Please look for our table in the Atrium for more information about the event and to sign up to volunteer.  Please contact Megan Schade at Megan.Schade@law.fcsl.edu if you are interested in volunteering or if you have any additional questions regarding the event.

Start: 02/11/2013 8:00 am
End: 02/11/2013 5:00 pm

Atrium. All proceeds go to the Pink & Red Social.

Start: 02/11/2013 5:00 pm
End: 02/11/2013 6:00 pm

Room 425. Would you prefer to type your examinations rather than hand write them? With the use of ExamSoft you can do just that! The ExamSoft workshop is an opportunity for students to familiarize themselves with the computer-based testing software offered here at Florida Coastal Law.

Academic Technology will be holding ExamSoft workshops February 11th through February 15th.  Space at the workshops is limited, please RSVP in advance by clicking on "Signup".

For Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, and Spring 2013 admits, and any previous AAMPLE students, in order to be eligible to use ExamSoft for your exams you MUST first attend an ExamSoft workshop. There are NO EXCEPTIONS to this policy. If you previously attended an ExamSoft workshop you are not required to attend again.

Attendance will be closely monitored at each workshop. Students are responsible for signing in on one of the attendance sheets prior to leaving the workshop.