Diversity Leadership Institute Class of 2015

The Diversity Leadership Institute (DLI) is a six-month leadership and mentoring program for Tennessee law school students in their second and third years of study (fourth year students at Nashville School of Law also are eligible).

Diversity Committee Chair
FedEx Express
3620 Hacks Cross Road, Bldg. B, 3rd Floor
Memphis, TN 38125
Diversity Committee Vice Chair
West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc.
210 West Main Street
Jackson, TN 38301

Learn Leadership Skills, Plus Get 5.75 Hours of Dual Credit

The Leadership Academy is full of opportunities for lawyers to gain effective leadership skills and strategies while earning ethics hours. Leadership is explored through an interactive curriculum examining the challenging characteristics needed in today’s leaders. On Nov. 19, learn from today’s leaders how to develop these skills, build characteristics of effective leadership and identify strategies to overcome challenges. 
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Video Visits Trend Growing at Nation's Prisons

In-person visits to inmates are being eliminated at some prisons, which are turning to new video visitation technology, the ABA Journal reports. In Benton County, Arkansas, visitors will pay 50 cents a minute in 15-minute increments to talk to an inmate. In-person visits will no longer be allowed, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat reports.

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