December 1, 2020

Black Law Students Association (BLSA) Named Outstanding Student Organization of Fall 2020


The Office of Student Affairs is proud to award the Fall 2020 Outstanding Student Organization of the Semester Award to the Black Law Students Association (BLSA). This award recognizes student organizations that have excelled in leadership and made positive contributions to the student experience, the law school, and the surrounding community in a given semester.

Included below are some of the events that BLSA sponsored this semester:

  • John Lewis: Good Trouble: A Movie and Conversation with film director Dawn Porter (This event was co-sponsored with the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee)
  • Voting Rights Initiative for 2020 Election
  • SBA/BLSA Trivia Event for First-Year Students
  • Movie Night

The Selection Committee was impressed by the effort and hard work of the Black Law Students Association. The Committee would also like to give an honorable mention to Outlaws and Allies. The organization also sponsored impactful events for the community. Congratulations, Black Law Students Association, on being chosen as the Fall 2020 Outstanding Student Organization. We look forward to continuing to work with all of you to make the law school and the community better!