The CAPABA Educational Foundation is pleased to announce its Annual CAPABA Educational Foundation Scholarship, which will be awarded to one law student for the 2017-2018 academic year on June 9, 2018 during CAPABA’s Annual Dinner which will be held during the NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference at Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, Connecticut.
The CAPABA Educational Foundation Scholarships are intended to be awarded each academic year to an Asian Pacific American law student who demonstrates leadership potential, excellence in academia, a firm commitment and involvement with the Asian American community in Connecticut. The recipient of the scholarship will be selected by the CAPABA Educational Foundation Scholarship Committee.
Completed applications should be submitted no later than April 30, 2018.
Registration for NAPABA’s Annual Lobby Day, May 7-8, 2018, Washington, D.C., is now open.
Lobby Day is an opportunity for NAPABA members to educate members of Congress and Congressional staffers on issues of importance to the APA community.
For more information, including the full schedule, and to register, click here.
Hartford County Bar Association (HCBA) and CAPABA are hosting A Conversation with Helen Wan, Attorney and Author of The Partner Track, Tues., May 15, 2018, 2:30-4:00 pm, Wiggin & Dana, 20 Church St., Hartford. Discussion topics will range from diversity and inclusion to Helen’s years in private practice and her path to Associate General Counsel at the Time Inc. division of Time Warner. Click here for more info. CAPABA has a limited number of tickets available for members on a first-come basis; please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
HCBA invites you to its Annual Meeting, May 15, 2018, 5:15 pm, Bond Ballroom, 338 Asylum St., Hartford. The keynote speaker is Helen Wan, and awards will be presented to Hon. Chase T. Rogers, Moy N. Ogilvie, and David A. McGrath. HCBA has generously offered CAPABA members the opportunity to attend the Annual Meeting at the member rate. Click here to register.
Volunteers are also invited to lunch afterwards at Noodie, 1142 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford.
Please RSVP to Yuri.P.Min@gmail.com by May 17.
Applications for the sixth annual Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy (CBLA) are being accepted until May 25, 2018. The CBLA is a collaborative effort among the ABA, NAPABA, Hispanic Nat’l Bar Assoc., Nat’l LGBT Bar Assoc., and Nat’l Native American Bar Assoc. to strengthen the pipeline of diverse bar association leaders through leadership training and professional development programs. Click here for more info and to apply.