July eNotes

Professor Marc Falkoff Wins Illinois Press Association Accolade for “Criminal Convictions” Columns
Professor Marc Falkoff was awarded third place in the “Original Column” category by the Illinois Press Association (IPA) for his “Criminal Convictions” columns, published by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin (CDLB)...More


Alumni Council Accepting Nominations
for 2015 Alumni Awards

The NIU Law Alumni Council is accepting nominations for its 2015 Alumni Awards program of outstanding NIU Law graduates and non-graduates who deserve special recognition. Recipients will be honored at a reception on September 24, 2015 at the University Club in Chicago. Nominations are due by Friday, July 31...More

Save the Date: Class Reunions - Reunion Committee Members Needed
Reunions will be held on Friday, November 13, at Harry Caray’s in Lombard, IL for the Classes of 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010. We are looking for 4-5 class members from each class to serve on the reunion committee. Please contact Melody Mitchell at lawevents@niu.edu or 815-753-9655 if you are interested in serving...More

Jeffrey Lenkov (’91) went running with the bulls on July 7 in Pamplona, Spain. In addition, Jeffrey is pictured with former First Lady and presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton at an event hosted at the home of movie producer Tobey Maguire in Los Angeles, CA...More

Hon. Divya K. Sarang (’90) was sworn in as a judge for the 16th Judicial Circuit on July 16, 2015. Judge Sarang had been with the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office for over twenty years.

Hon. Duane Jorgenson ('91) was elected Circuit Court Judge of Lafayette County, Wisconsin on April 7, 2015. Judge Jorgenson has been a solo practitioner in Darlington, Wisconsin, since graduating from NIUCOL, and has been Lafayette County Corporation Counsel for the past 20 years.

Help Welcome the Class of 2018
Join us at the Zeke Giorgi Legal Clinic in Rockford on August 13. Help welcome the NIU Class of 2018 and give them the opportunity to meet lawyers from various practice areas to talk about law school, the practice of law, and clinical opportunities...More

NIU Law Ranked as one of the
Ten Most Underrated Law Schools

NIU Law was listed in a recently published study, reported originally in Bloomberg News, and picked up by Crain’s Chicago Business, as one of the ten most underrated law schools in the country when using median LSAT scores and employment outcomes...More

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 NIU Law Reception in Rockford
August 13, 2015

NIU Law Alumni Council Awards Reception
September 24, 2015

Homecoming Weekend
October 23-24, 2015

2015 NIU Law Class Reunions
November 13, 2015


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