External Mentorship Launch on October 28

We are pleased to announce the launch of our external mentorship program! The mentorship program provides an opportunity for Black students to connect with practicing lawyer mentors to aid in the creation of thriving supportive networks within the legal community. The external mentorship launch will take place virtually on Zoom: Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM. Matches between mentors and mentees will be released prior the event via email. Please save this zoom link for the event and we look forward to seeing you there! Topic: BLSA Osgoode External Mentor...
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Avenue: Black Undergraduate Internship Program

Introducing Avenue: a new internship opportunity to help Black undergraduate students in Canada gain experience in the legal industry. Participants will also receive professional guidance and mentorship to support their next career goals or application to law school. The deadline to apply is November 22, 2021. Learn more about this 12-week paid summer internship program and how to apply today: oba.org/Avenue.
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OCIs: Your Questions Answered!

Calling all BLSA Osgoode students participating in OCIs next week!! Join your upper year classmates this Friday at 12:30pm to get all of your last minute questions answered. We hope to see you there and if we don't, we are wishing you GOOD LUCK! Zoom details to join: Join Zoom Meeting: https://yorku.zoom.us/j/95264475175?pwd=dTREc3ptYTVudGtHaDNvbXlPbGVnZz09 Meeting ID: 952 6447 5175 Passcode: 781540
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The Executive Team welcomes to Sarah and Joseph!

BLSA Osgoode is excited to introduce you to our two newest Executive Team members for there 2021/2022 academic year!  Sarah Afriyie completed her undergraduate degree at York University with a major in Law and Society and a minor in Public Policy from York University. This summer, Sarah had the opportunity to work with CreateTO as an intern in their Diversity, Equity and Inclusion team. During her term, she worked with consultants to assess the organization diversity strategy. In addition to this, she facilitated anti-Black racism training sessions, and Indigenous reconciliation sessi...
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