Author: BLSA Osgoode

Thank you to our 2020/21 firm sponsors!

As the academic year comes to a close, we would like to extend a warm thank you to all of our firm sponsors! Without their help, we would not have been able to have another successful year! Thank you to the following firms: Aird and Berlis LLP Bennett Jones LLP Blakes, Cassels and Graydon LLP Cassels, Brock & Blackwell LLP Cavalluzzo LLP Davies, Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP Fogler Rubinoof LLP Goodmans LLP Lenczner Slaght LLP McMillan LLP Norton Rose Fulbright LLP Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Torys LLP Wildeboer Dellelce LLP
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BLSA Osgoode Announces the 2021-2022 Executive Team

We are pleased to announce the results of the elections! The results were close, and we encourage all interested parties to run for one of the remaining open positions in the Fall 2021 academic term. The term of the new executive begins April 30, 2021. Congratulations to all of our incoming executive team members and thank you to all who ran in this year's elections! Our 2021-2022 Executive Team: President: Chantelle HospedalesVice President: Masuud IssaSecretary:Ife KoladeTreasurer: Shanika GordonBLSAC Representative: Lilian Esene Academic Advisor: Shawn DhueEquity Advisor: Bunisha Sam...
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BLSA Osgoode Virtual Escape Room

Looking for something to do on a Wednesday evening? Want a chance to connect with BLSA students from different law schools? Always wanted to try an escape room without all the claustrophobia? Then join us on March 24th at 6:30pm for our BLSA Virtual Escape Room! The event will be hosted by a third party as we try to escape a mysterious cottage on Winbnb in under an hour! If interested please register by filling out this Google Form. Please note there is a $15 fee for participants. Hope to (virtually) see you all there! Link above not working? Copy and paste the following into yo...
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BLSA Osgoode presents Financial Literacy 101

Calling all BLSA Osgoode students: Join us for a financial literacy session on Friday, March 19th at 5:15pm. This event will provide students with an opportunity to learn more about debt repayment, TFSAs, RRSPs, and money management. The event will be hosted by Tembeka Pratt and Lindsey Mahoney. Please register here by Thursday, March 18th today! Link above not working? Copy and paste the following into your web browser: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJ2Vko2XYSfufnoe-5XS-HoyJ4DPp0OZLSiTEIlGDrZLKQYg/viewform.
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Black Future Lawyers Virtual Conference 2021

BFL undergraduate students will engage in a fun and interactive program that focuses on law school admissions, and the legal profession. Register here! FREE EVENT: Join us for two days of activities on Friday March 12th and Saturday March 13th. Pre-Conference Session March 12th | 5-7 pm Join the Black Law Students' Association (BLSA UofT) for an intimate and informal, 'Ask me Anything' session. Current current Black law students will share their journey to law school and advice on law school life.  Full-Day Virtual Conference  March 13th | 10 am - 3 pm This full...
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