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31
May
CLEO Continues 50th Anniversary Celebrations in San Francisco

On Tuesday, June 5, 2018, the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) continues its year-long commemoration of its 50thAnniversary with a salute to individuals, law schools, and organizations that have had a significant impact on DIVERSITY in legal education, the profession, and/or society during the Diversity Reception at Google Downtown in San Francisco.

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29
May
CLEO 50th Anniversary Diversity Reception San Francisco Host Committee Announced

The Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) has announced the San Francisco Host Committee for its Diversity Reception to be held June 5, 2018, at Google Downtown San Francisco.  San Francisco is the second celebration site of CLEO’s 50th Anniversary, which includes three receptions and a gala in Washington, DC.  The committee is composed of an array of local community and national leaders.

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22
May
CLEO Announces CLEO EDGE Award Diversity Nominees

The Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) will recognize more than 180 nominees for the CLEO EDGE Award for Diversity on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Google Downtown in San Francisco, CA.  These individuals, law schools, and legal organizations have made a significant impact on diversity in legal education, the profession, and/or society.  The DIVERSITY RECEPTION is the second in a series of CLEO’s 50thanniversary year-long activities.  

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12
Mar
Houston Host Committee Announced
Houston Host Committee Announced March 12, 2018 Posted by: cleowww Category: #CLEOAT50, EVENTS, PRESS, No Comments Education Reception Kicks Off CLEO 50th Anniversary Celebrations Largo, MD – March 12, 2018 – The Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) has announced the Houston Host Committee for its Education Reception to be held April 26, 2018, at [...]
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11
Apr
CLEO Announces CLEO EDGE Award Education Nominees
CLEO Announces CLEO EDGE Award Education Nominees April 11, 2018 Posted by: cleowww Category: #CLEOAT50, PRESS, No Comments Education Reception Kicks Off CLEO 50th Anniversary Celebrations Largo, MD – April 11, 2018 – The Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) will recognize more than 200 nominees for the CLEO EDGE Award for Education on [...]
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08
Feb
1
Southern University Law Center to Host CLEO’s 50th Annual Pre-Law Summer Institute June 10 – July 7, 2018
Southern University Law Center to Host CLEO’s 50th Annual Pre-Law Summer Institute June 10 – July 7, 2018 February 8, 2018 Posted by: cleowww Category: #CLEOAT50, PRESS, 1 Comment Southern University Law Center Chosen to Host National Diversity Seminar Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. Presents 50th Annual Pre-Law Summer Institute June 10 – July [...]
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06
Feb
LAW SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Southern University Law Center

For more than 70 years, Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has educated generations of law students (nearly 4,000 graduates) from all walks of life.

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09
Jan
CLEO Announces 50th Anniversary Honorary Committee

U.S. Congressional Representatives, corporate executives, legal scholars, social justice activists, and legal practitioners are all part of the Honorary Committee for the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc.’s (CLEO) 50th Anniversary.

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04
Dec
CLEO Issues Call for Nominations for 50th Anniversary Celebration

The Council on Legal Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) has opened its call for nominations for the CLEO EDGE Awards for its 50th Anniversary. The Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC.

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16
Nov
1
#CLEOAT50: CLEO Launches New Networking Portal, Announces Regional Receptions and Year-End Gala

CLEO is launching an online networking platform in conjunction with its historic 50th Anniversary celebrations to connect thousands of CLEO alumni, students, and friends to jobs, mentors, and networking opportunities.

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26
Oct
CLEO, Inc. to ABA: Retain the LSAT!

The Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) urges the American Bar Association (ABA) to retain the requirement of the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) for law school admissions. CLEO also calls on the ABA to clarify that no other test should serve as a substitute for the LSAT.

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15
Dec
COLLEGE SCHOLAR SPOTLIGHT: Craig Bass
COLLEGE SCHOLAR SPOTLIGHT: Craig Bass December 15, 2017 Posted by: cleowww Category: COLLEGE SCHOLAR SPOTLIGHT, No Comments Q1. How did you find out about CLEO? Thankfully CLEO found me. A few days after attending the 2016 GW Law School fair, I received and email from CLEO, inviting me to participate in the CLEO connection Pre-Law [...]
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