October eNotes

From left to right: Students Rebecca McCorkle, Thomas Whitcombe, Allison Urbaszewski, Kristen Grossman, Kaitlin King, Ryan Lee and Amanda Mueller.

Northern Law Students Help to “Take Back the Night”
Students and faculty from Northern Law joined their peers from across the university on October 11 for the annual “Take Back the Night” event, organized in partnership with the NIU Women’s Law Caucus...More


Last Chance to Register for NIU Law Class Reunions
Don't miss out on your chance to sign up for the 2016 NIU Law class reunions, coming up this Friday, November 4th at Maggiano’s in Naperville. We are celebrating the Classes of 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011...More

Save the Date: U.S. Supreme Court Swearing-In
Plans are currently underway as Northern Law will host a group to be sworn in by the U.S. Supreme Court Justices on May 15, 2017. This event is often described as an experience you will never forget!...More

Melinda Rosales-Byerly ('03) is the new president of the NIU College of Law Alumni Council. She will serve a two-year term from 2016-2018...More


Larry Stein ('93) is the new first vice president of the NIU College of Law Alumni Council. He will serve a two-year term from 2016-2018...More


Omar Salguero ('12) was elected as second vice president of the NIU College of Law Alumni Council. He will serve a two-year term from 2016-2018...More

Laura Alms ('12) was elected to serve another two-year term as secretary of the NIU College of Law Alumni Council from 2016-2018...More


Carolyn McGuire (’92) has been named an associate at the law firm of Waltz, Palmer & Dawson LLC in Rolling Meadows, IL. Carolyn practices in the areas of employment law, litigation, and business law...More

Associate Dean Marc Falkoff Speaks at Panel on Police Accountability
Dean Falkoff participated in a panel discussion on police accountability and judicial discretion during the Midwest Regional conference for the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy on Saturday, October 15, 2016...More

Professor Colleen Boraca Writes Article for Kane County Bar Association's Bar Briefs
Professor Boraca's article details why attorneys need trauma training and is based on her efforts coordinating clinical students' work with clients at the second-largest homeless shelter in Illinois...More

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2016 NIU Law Class Reunions
November 4, 2016

NIU Law U.S. Supreme Court Swearing-In Ceremony
May 15, 2017



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