Thursday, May 28, 2015

Pre-Law Society members meet with 3rd Judicial District Presiding Judge Morse and tour Alaska State Court Law Library

In Presiding Judge Morse's chambers - front row l to r: student Shelley Miller, Presiding Judge Morse, and students
Selahndra Mathew and Meagan MacDonald.
Back row l to r: students Camilla Hussein-Scott, Weili Wang, Nathel Sims and Chase McCavit.

The Pre-Law Society met with Third Judicial District Presiding Judge William Morse recently to discuss his experience with the Anchorage Wellness Court, one of the therapeutic courts administered by the Alaska Court System.

Following their meeting with Presiding Judge Morse, students visited the Anchorage branch of the Alaska State Court Law Library housed in the Boney Courthouse.  Buck Sterling, Public Services Librarian, conducted a tour of the facility and discussed the legal resources available.

Prof. Ryan Fortson, J.D., and Prof. Jason Brandeis, J.D., are the faculty advisors for the Pre-Law Society.

In the Law Library, l to r: students Meagan MacDonald, Selahndra Mathew, Chase McCavit, and
Law Librarian Buck Sterling.