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Events & Programs

Events and Programs

The Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to diversifying the legal profession. CLEO coordinates six-week pre-law summer institutes to assist minority and disadvantaged students in acquiring the skills and techniques necessary for successful law school performance. For information, contact CLEO at (202) 216-4343.

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In its 16th year, the annual Illinois Latinx Law Student Association (ILLSA) Forum helps increase the Latinx presence in the legal community. DePaul’s Latino Law Student Association, in collaboration with the Admissions Office and Student Affairs, hosts law school admissions professionals, financial aid professionals, local Latinx judges, lawyers and current law students from Chicago area law schools. The target audience is middle school, high school and college students, and the forum is usually held in the Spring.

MLK Day Panel – “Reflecting on Black Leadership in Remembrance of MLK”

Film Viewing and Q&A: “Ser Familia: Being a Family”

Diversity Scholarship Banquet

Diversity Roundtable

Diversity Week Programming, including panel discussion, “Black Women in the Law: A Force”