Thursday, June 20, 2013

UAA Legal Studies students join in promoting new programs

Prof. Deb Periman, J.D. Legal Studies Program
Coordinator, with the new banner.
Students in the Legal Studies program at the UAA Justice Center are joining in getting the word out about the new options that are available.  Prof. Deb Periman, J.D., Legal Studies Program Coordinator, recently unveiled a new banner for use at recruitment fairs, Campus Kickoff, and other student events.

Pictured on the banner are Legal Studies students (l to r): Kristin Speyerer, Jennifer Seeley, Josephine Grande, and Antonio Beckwith.

All of the new Justice Center Legal Studies Program Options have been approved by the American Bar Association (ABA):
  • Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies
  • Legal Studies Minor
  • Associate of Applied Science in Paralegal Studies
  • Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC) Paralegal Certificate
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Paralegal Studies
 The Legal Studies Program at UAA and the Paralegal Studies Program at UAF are the only American Bar Association approved programs in Alaska.