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Writing Project for Students Ages 14 and Under! Sign Up Today

June 20, 2014 - The New York News Publishers Association (NYNPA) is sponsoring a writing project for youth ages 14. Please read the description below for more information: Young Voices of New York (www.YVNewYork.com) is a website produced by New York News [...]

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Mock Trial Summer Institute Applications – Due Friday June 13!

June 11, 2014: There are still spots left for students to participate in the 2014 Mock Trial Summer Institute!  This program is in its 9th year and is run by the New York State Bar Association Law, Youth and Citizenship Program.  [...]

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Ellen Frank Spotlights Legal Education in NYC High Schools

June 9, 2014:  Ellen Frank, Esq., recently published an article entitled Legal Education Begins in High School in the New York County Lawyer (NYCLA) June magazine.  Her article highlights the skills and ideals that students gain when they participate in law-related [...]

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Law Academy Students Participate in Youth Law Conference at NY Law School

May 23, 2014: Over 120 students and teachers from NYC Law Academies participated in the 2014 New York County Lawyer’s Association (NYCLA)/JRC Youth Law Conference held at NY Law School. This year, students heard from speakers on a variety of [...]

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Brooklyn Tech HS 2014 NYC Mock Trial Champions

May 6, 2014: Congratulations to Brooklyn Technical High School’s Mock Trial team! The final round took place at the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse on May 5 between The Brooklyn Latin School arguing for the prosecution and Brooklyn Tech HS arguing for the [...]

 

Writing Project for Students Ages 14 and Under! Sign Up Today

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June 20, 2014 - The New York News Publishers Association (NYNPA) is sponsoring a writing project for youth ages 14. Please read the description below for more information:

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Mock Trial Summer Institute Applications – Due Friday June 13!

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June 11, 2014: There are still spots left for students to participate in the 2014 Mock Trial Summer Institute!  This program is in its 9th year and is run by the New York State Bar Association Law, Youth and Citizenship Program.  Students will spend a week (July 13-18) at a beautiful YMCA resort in the Adirondacks with 48 other “mockers” from around the state and a terrific staff of teacher coaches and lawyers.  They will learn how to create and perform better openings, directs, crosses, and closings, and have a lot of fun doing it.

Mock Trial Summer Institute applications are due Friday, June 13. Students can email a completed application directly to kfrancis@nysba.org and send the $50 deposit by mail.  The 2013 schedule is also included at the end of the application so you can see the type of activities offered.

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