College of Law launches ‘Chicago Initiative’

Chicago skyline
As part of its ongoing commitment to prospective Chicago-based students, the NIU College of Law has spearheaded a new program, The Chicago Initiative, based at the NIU Alumni Association office, 33 N. LaSalle St. The Chicago Initiative enables the law school…

NIU Law opens Aurora health advocacy clinic

Colleen Boraca, Assistant Clinical Professor of the new Health Advocacy Clinic and NIU Law Dean Jennifer Rosato Perea give NIU Board of Trustees Chair John Butler and President Doug Baker a tour of the Clinic.
The Northern Illinois University College of Law officially opened the doors to its new Health Advocacy Clinic at Hesed House Community Resource Center, 680 S. River Street in Aurora. Representatives from NIU Law and the City of Aurora, as well…

College of Law named a top choice for Latinos

From left: Second-year students and Latino/a Law Student Association members Gilberto Ruiz, Alicia Ayala, Claudia Cisneros and Danesa Tamayo stand with LLSA faculty adviser Professor Robert Jones.
Northern Illinois University’s College of Law has been named a Top 5 Regional Law School for Latina/o Students by Lawyers of Color, a minority legal organization. The school will be featured in the inaugural edition of the Latina/o Students Guide to…

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