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The envelopes please: Announcing the 2019 Law Student Division Awards

July 29, 2019

The ABA Law Student Division is proud to announce the winners of the yearly Law Student Division Awards. Congratulations to this year's winners, who will be recognized at our ABA Annual Meeting awards breakfast held in conjunction with the Young Lawyers Division on


It's our awards season, too

February 19, 2016

Last week, it was the Grammys. In two Sundays, it's the Oscars' turn. It's not just the stars' turn for award season, though – we'd like to hand out some hardware as well. It's time for you to tell us who the Law Student Division should honor for the 2015-2016 year. Each

Barry’s VITA Program

December 01, 2015

By Marcus A. Sandifer MARCUS A. SANDIFER, a 2L student at Emory University School of Law, is the 5th Circuit governor for the Student Law Division. He sits on the division’s VITA committee. When it comes to the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law reigns

Reigning VITA Champ Barry Law Continues Momentum

December 01, 2014

By Leanna H. Cannafax Leanna H. Cannafax, a 3L at Mississippi College School of Law in Jackson, Mississippi, is an ABA representative of the Law Student Division. This year’s winner of the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program Award was a repeat: Barry University—Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law has won the

Serve Your Community and Learn How to Prepare Taxes

February 01, 2012

With tax season getting into full swing, law students throughout the country are providing filing assistance and counseling to qualified people through the many Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs. Tax preparation services are provided to a variety of groups including low-income, non-English speaking, elderly, disabled, and military taxpayers. Technical assistance,