MME - Archives - October 03, 2016

Monday Morning E-mail

Week of October 03, 2016

Greetings BU Law!

Below please find the SGA Monday Morning E-mail for the week of October 03, 2016. If you would like to submit to the Monday Morning E-mail, please register here. Remember, all submissions are due by 5pm on Sunday.

If you have any comments or suggestions, please e-mail us at sgalaw@bu.edu.

What's in this edition?

  1. Bar Review at Brahmin's!
  2. Save the Date: BU Law Annual Halloween Party!
  3. BC/BU Bar Review at TITS: The Official Beantown Shootout Afterparty!
  4. APALSA: Studying Success Program
  5. Rosh Hashanah Sweet New Year With JLSA
  6. Beantown Shootout tryouts!
  7. Uncommon Counsel
  8. PIP Grant Application Meeting
  9. Critical Conversations Facilitator Info Session
  10. Outlining 101: The Basics & Beyond
  11. Critical Conversations: Beyond Bathrooms— A Dialogue on Transgender Inclusion
  12. The Beantown Shootout & Pep Rally!!
  13. MESALSA Mixer
  14. Contraband Tryouts!

Student Government Association

1) Bar Review at Brahmin's!
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Who: Student Government Association
When: From Thursday, October 06, 2016, 9:00 PM to Friday, October 07, 2016, 2:00 AM
Where: The Brahmin American Cuisine & Cocktails, 33 Stanhope St, Boston, MA 02116
What: Come celebrate the end of another week with friends at this elegant spot in Back Bay! Inspired by the idyllic style of early twentieth century New England, Brahmin offers traditional cocktails with a modern twist in a classy and picturesque environment. With a full wrap-around copper bar, illuminated chandeliers and a sophisticated menu, the Brahmin American Cuisine & Cocktails is sure to become one of your favorite destinations in Boston!
Website: thebrahmin.com
Contact: sgalaw@bu.edu

2) Save the Date: BU Law Annual Halloween Party!
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Who: Student Government Association
When: From Monday, October 10, 2016, 12:00 PM to Thursday, October 27, 2016, 12:00 PM
Where: Guilt Night Club, 275 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02116
What: Make sure to mark your calendars for BU Law's Annual Halloween Party! This year, the Halloween Party will be held on Thursday, October 27 at Guilt Night Club! More information and tickets are coming soon, so stay tuned!
Website: guiltboston.com
Contact: sgalaw@bu.edu

3) BC/BU Bar Review at TITS: The Official Beantown Shootout Afterparty!
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Who: Student Government Association
When: From Thursday, October 13, 2016, 8:00 PM to Friday, October 14, 2016, 2:00 AM
Where: Tavern in the Square Allston, 161 Brighton Ave, Allston, Massachusetts 02134
What: You are invited to the official afterparty of the Annual Beantown Shootout at Tavern in the the Square (TITS)! This is the perfect way to celebrate your school spirit and get to know your fellow Boston law students! Win or lose, both BC and BU students are heading over to TITS for a bar review mixer after the game. We hope to see you there! There will be chicken tenders, chicken quesadillas and mac and cheese to snack on, and ... there will be drink tickets! Come early to snag yours :) The party will run all night, but this bar review officially starts at 8:00 PM in the back room of TITS!
Website: http://taverninthesquare.com/allston/info
Contact: sgalaw@bu.edu

This Week

4) APALSA: Studying Success Program
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When: Monday, October 03, 2016 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Where: Room 203
What: Join APALSA for the first event in our studying success program. We'll be chatting with a panel of upperclassmen about study strategies that worked and didn't work, and then leave it open to your questions. The event is mostly to serve as an open space for students to address any concerns they have about studying, talking in class, etc. and eat some free food.
Website: https://www.facebook.com/BULAWAPALSA/
Contact: busl.apalsa@bu.edu

5) Rosh Hashanah Sweet New Year With JLSA
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When: Tuesday, October 04, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Table outside the cafe
What: Come get a sweet treat for the New Year with JLSA from 12-2pm Tuesday, October 4th outside the cafe. We will have caramel apple lollipops to celebrate Rosh Hashanah. All are welcome!
Contact: bujlsa@gmail.com

6) Beantown Shootout tryouts!
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When: Wednesday, October 05, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: BU
What: Do you think you have what it takes to represent BU Law on the basketball court? Can you dunk like Jordan? Are you ready to school all of the gym class heroes from BC Law? A qualifying three-on-three tournament to determine who is on the BU team will take place on 10/5/15 from 7-9 PM with the winning team securing their spots on the roster. Sign up as an individual or as a team of three using the link below by 1pm, October 5th. Can't make the qualifying tournament but still interested in playing in the game? Email Dana Spigelman at dwspigel@bu.edu
Website: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1g47ovdZdUFbCSPxXXtl4BfvpWFdiMeJoZNrh93olVrc/edit#gid=0
Contact: buslpip@gmail.com

7) Uncommon Counsel
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When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Room 410
What: Are you or someone you know feeling stressed, anxious, depressed, uncertain? Uncommon Counsel is an open discussion about law students' mental health and wellness, including strategies for personal success. Sponsored by the Student Affairs Office and the Dave Nee Foundation, the event will be in Room 410 following the CAC meeting that begins at 1pm.
Contact: studaff@bu.edu

8) PIP Grant Application Meeting
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When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Room 102
What: Learn all that you need to know about the PIP Application and Grant process, including relevant deadlines, requirements, and more!
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1600763786884152/
Contact: buslpip@gmail.com

9) Critical Conversations Facilitator Info Session
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When: Thursday, October 06, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Where: 204
What: If you are interested in applying to be a co-director of the Critical Conversations Orientation program or becoming a facilitator, please come to this information session. You will hear from the current leadership and more information on the program.
Contact: blhernan@bu.edu

Next Week

10) Outlining 101: The Basics & Beyond
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When: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: Rooms 102 &103, Overflow in 101
What: 2L & 3L panelists will cover how to get started with outlining, how and when to finish, and what to do with your outlines once you've made them. Sponsored by your student advisors, BLSA, & Student Affairs.
Contact: studaff@bu.edu

11) Critical Conversations: Beyond Bathrooms— A Dialogue on Transgender Inclusion
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When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 204
What: Bring your lunch and join Professor Robert Volk, current students, and alumni for a discussion on gender identity, inclusion, and transgender communities. This conversation will include tactics on how to be a supportive ally at BU Law and in the legal profession. Sponsored by the Student Affairs Office, OutLaw, WLA, and If/When/How
Contact: blhernan@bu.edu

12) The Beantown Shootout & Pep Rally!!
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When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Where: Sunset Cantina & the Case Center
What: It's that time of year again! BU Law is putting forward a line-up of all star athletes to face-off against the bros from BC Law in....THE BEANTOWN SHOOTOUT! Come watch this collision of legal scholarship and athletic prowess on October 13th. Tickets for the game will be $8. Before the game, join us for a pre-game at Sunset Cantina where $25 will get you access to an all-you-can-eat taco and fajita bar before the game complete with a drink ticket good for one margarita, well-drink, wine, or two beers. After the game, join the SGA at Tavern in the Square for continued drinking and free drink tickets!
Website: https://beantown2016.eventbrite.com
Contact: buslpip@gmail.com

13) MESALSA Mixer
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When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Back Bay Social Club
What: After the success of our first ever inter-MESALSA mixer with BU, BC, and Harvard last spring, we decided to make it an annual event in the fall.  The mixer is a great opportunity for our members to enjoy a night of food, drinks, and peer networking with other law students in the Boston-area.
Contact: mesalsa.bu@gmail.com

14) Contraband Tryouts!
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When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Where: Student Org Room
What: Contraband tryouts will take place on Thursday, October 13th at 7p.m. in the student org room. All are welcome to come and tryout for a place in our always talented group of musicians. Please prepare two pieces of music, and if you play multiple instruments try your best to fully display your talents across those two pieces. Remember, Contraband plays a broad variety of music so try to be diverse in that sense as well. If you have any questions, please contact Brian Prewitt at bprewitt@bu.edu.
Contact: bprewitt@bu.edu

Again, if you have any questions about the SGA, please write to sgalaw@bu.edu. If you would like to submit to the Monday Morning E-mail, please register here. Remember, all submissions are due by 5pm on Sunday.

Thanks and have a great week!

All the best,

Your SGA