Posts tagged: vlsc

ABA now advocating the spread of similar clinics to the VLSC across the US

Posted August 13, 2014 by

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - August 12, 2014

Brian Clauss, executive director of the Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic (VLSC) is praising the American Bar Association for advocating the spread of similar clinics across the U.S. at its annual meeting last week.

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Graduate Marcos Resendiz to focus career giving Spanish-speaking community legal help

Posted May 14, 2014 by
Graduate Marcos Resendiz to focus career giving Spanish-speaking community legal help

The 197th: A Spotlight on Our Graduates The John Marshall Law School is hosting its 197th commencement exercises May 18, 2014. As part of its celebration, the law school is highlighting graduating students, their stories and successes. Marcos Resendiz was working on the free legal advice desk at Chicago’s Daley Center, through the Pro Bono…

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John Marshall student wins contest for televised dream wedding

Posted April 7, 2014 by

Times of Northwest Indiana - April 4, 2014

John Marshall student Joe Wagner and his fiance win a dream wedding on daytime television.

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Chicago Bulls Honor Work of VLSC on Veterans Day

Posted November 12, 2013 by
Chicago Bulls Honor Work of VLSC on Veterans Day

On Nov. 11, the United States honored its men and women who have sacrificed in service for its freedom. This Veterans Day, the Chicago Bulls will salute those heroes, as well as the students and staff at The John Marshall Law School who serve them. At its Veterans Day game, the Bulls recognized John Marshall’s…

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Innovative Veterans Legal Clinic at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago a ‘Model’ Program

Posted October 3, 2013 by
Innovative Veterans Legal Clinic at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago a ‘Model’ Program

Well wishers including the director of the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs gathered for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 26, 2013, for the official opening of the Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic.

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Ribbon-Cutting for Veterans Clinic Draws Supporters

Posted September 26, 2013 by

WBBM Newsradio, Sept. 26, 2013

The John Marshall Law School's Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic welcomed supporters Thursday to mark the opening of its new space.

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The John Marshall Law School Welcomes Honored Guests for the Official Ribbon Cutting at the New Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic

Posted September 9, 2013 by
The John Marshall Law School Welcomes Honored Guests for the Official Ribbon Cutting at the New Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic

A Sept. 26 ribbon-cutting ceremony will have The John Marshall Law School showing off its newly renovated space in downtown Chicago for its nationally recognized Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic.

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VLSC Hosting Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Sept. 26, 2013

Posted August 28, 2013 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, Aug. 26, 2013

The John Marshall Law School hosts a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic on Sept. 26, 2013.

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John Marshall Law School’s Military Law MOOC Tailored to Servicemembers and Family

Posted August 5, 2013 by

Aug. 5 - Digital Journal

The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, a leader in online legal education, will offer its first massive open online course (MOOC) focusing on military law beginning August 15, 2013.

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New Veterans Legal Support Center and Clinic Space A Pioneer in Office Space Design

Posted July 9, 2013 by

July 5 - Chicago Tribune

The clinic, which functions as a training ground for law students while providing free legal aid to veterans, is the first nonmedical facility in Chicago to be designed around the theory that environments can soothe or trigger PTSD symptoms.

"You have to look at the design through that filter," Harrell said in an interview at the clinic, which opened its new doors in May. "When we design using PTSD as a filter, you can see the areas that you have to alter because they might create a sense of discomfort and stress."

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