Students Give Generously of Their Time on Citizenship Day

This year’s Citizenship Day held on Saturday April 14th attracted a record number of applicants from the Jacksonville community.  The Citizenship Skills Lab with the help of student clinicians in the Immigration Rights Clinic planned, set up and successfully held this annual event initiated by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”). Volunteering at the event […]

Immigration Rights Clinic Students Hold Interpreter Training Event

  Last month Immigration Rights Clinic students Shavae McKnight and Anshul Krishn organized and conducted an interpreter training event for students.  The event which drew quite a large crowd, was attended by bilingual students interested in volunteering their time to help student clinicians communicate with their non-English speaking clients.  This is significant since the clinics […]

lucky week 13

Okay, I don’t know if it’s actually going to be lucky, but I’ll put that thought out there. Court this a.m. to set a case for jury selection. . .of course it’s set for May 14th. Oh well. Hard to tell the Judge that I’ll be a little short of students that week. And we […]