Daily Archives: 20/01/2014

Sport & Social

Law Guy, Law Girl; New Year Edition

Nisha Interview Questions – Root for the Moots! What moot did you sign up for this semester and who are your fellow teammates? I signed up for the Kawaskimhon, learning with knowledge moot. My fellow teammates are Echo Bellerose, Erica ...
Sport & Social

An Afternoon with Kim Wilson

Athyna Slack As part of Canons address of “0L” this month, I went to Kim Wilson for some fact checking as well as some guidance on what exactly goes on behind the scenes for the Faculty of Law’s admission process. ...
Sport & Social

Sneak Peek of Law Show 2014:

A brief tease from this year’s cast:   Band (Steve Hansen, 3L):  You might want to make sure your shoes are on tight when you attend Law Show 2014, because this year’s Law Show Band will knock your socks off! ...
Opinion

Miss Chiff: Midterm Marks and Mooters

Dear Miss Chiff, I got my midterms marks back, and YIKES! How do I turn it around from here?!?!?! -       Hopeless in John Weir   Dear Don’t Panic Yet, Breathe. I guarantee you a good chunk of your classmates are ...
Opinion

Let’s Improve Class Scheduling

Jordan Lefaivre 3(L) After a mix-up with my class timetable this semester, I thought it was time to explore some of the problems with the current scheduling regime.  The challenges in creating an effective scheduling system are numerous.  There will ...
Opinion

New Year, New You (sure sure)

Alright, it’s officially here; another year in which you can ‘start fresh’, whatever that means. It’s not like your life resets just because we write the date differently, but people take this as an opportunity to wipe the slate clean. ...
Opinion

The Real Feminist Cause Behind Bedford

By Mandy Kahlmeier The Bedford decision released December 20th 2013 struck down all three Criminal Code sections that indirectly criminalized prostitution. The finding that the ‘living on the avails of’ was overbroad is likely the only room that Parliament will have to re-legislate ...
News

Conflicts of Laws – Should It Stay or Should It ...

Cameron Hutchison and Scott Meyer The curriculum committee is currently reviewing options pertaining to the future of Conflict of Laws 454 (“Conflicts”) as a compulsory course.  This article will start off by giving a brief background of Conflicts at this ...
News

OUTlaw Addresses the Preliminary Approval of Trinity Western

OUTlaw This is an open letter from OUTlaw to the FLSC and The Law Society of Alberta re: approval of Trinity Western University’s law school proposal OUTlaw Alberta is a student group operating within the Faculty of Law at the ...
Opinion

GETTING IN – A 0L GUIDE

Most of you reading this have worked hard in gaining your spot in the Faculty of Law, while some may have even lucked out. However your journey may have looked, it is behind you! But more likely than not, you ...