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October 19, 2009

Great Lakes Rabbit Sanctuary Volunteer Information

"Great Lakes Rabbit Sanctuary is dependent upon our hard-working, committed volunteers to keep operating. We simply could not continue without this volunteer help, and always need more people to give their time to help care for the animals."

More information about volunteer opportunities, and an online volunteer application form, found at the Great Lakes Rabbit Sanctuary's website.

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Come See Wayne County Prosecutors at Michigan Law!

Date: Monday, October 26, 2009

Time: 12:05 PM to 01:15 PM

Location: 150 Hutchins Hall

Description: The Student Animal Legal Defense Fund is hosting Wayne County (Detroit) Prosecutors and creators of the Animal Protection Unit, Raj Prasad and Amy Slameka. Come enjoy lunch, and learn about the unit and the criminal aspects of animal law.

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Animal Tea Party

More information coming soon!!

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October 18, 2009

ALDF Advancement of Animal Law Scholarships (2010-11)

Scholarships are available to second and third year Student Animal
Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) members and will be awarded based upon
demonstrated commitment to ALDF's mission, "to advance the interests
and protect the lives of animals through the legal system."
Application deadline is March 5, 2010. For more information, including
how to apply, go to our website: http://www.aldf.org/scholarship

ALDF David Reuben Legal Clerkship summer 2010 (paid)
(Cotati, CA & Portland, OR)
Application Deadline is October 9, 2009. To learn how to apply for
this position, visit our website: http://www.aldf.org/article.php?id=703


Defenders of Wildlife Law Clerk summer 2010 (unpaid)
(Washington, D.C.)
Application Deadline is December 15, 2009.
To learn more about this position, go to:
http://www.defenders.org/about_us/jobs/summer_law_clerk_%28d.c.%29.php.

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Board Members/Contact Information

Current SALDF Board 2009-2010
Co-Chairs:
Kristen Elizabeth Holloway kehollow@umich.edu
Chris Berrycanberry@umich.edu
Event Planners:
Mary Gniadekmgniadek@umich.edu
John Ringwoodringwood@umich.edu
Secretary:
Alexa Raciopporacioppo@umich.edu
Social Chair:
Mel Jordanmljordan@umich.edu
Volunteer Chair:
Alison Tashimaayt@umich.edu
Treasurer:
Dustin Feigerledustini@umich.edu
Panel Discussion Chair:
Kyle Aaronskaarons@umich.edu

Past SALDF Boards (listed in alphabetical order)
SALDF Board 2008-2009
Kyle Aarons
Chris Berry
John Calvin
Dustin Feigerle
Claire Kaup
Annise Maguire
Anastasia Niedrich

SALDF Board 2006-2007
Andras Farkas
Heather Gott
Beth Hutchins
Kirk Mangels
Amethyst Smith
Jennifer Rupert

SALDF Board 2005-2006
Alissa Branham
Andras Farkas
Alicia Frostick
Heather Gott
Pamela Grewal
Thomas Griffin
Angela Hamby
Beth Hutchins
Lesley Kroupa
Kirk Mangels
Jaime Olin
Molly Rottinghaus
Amethyst Smith
Jennifer Weenum

Founding SALDF Board 2003-2004
Alicia Frostick
Pamela Grewal
Thomas Griffin
Angela Hamby
Lesley Kroupa
Jaime Olin

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October 13, 2009

Who We Are

SALDF is the University of Michigan Law School’s student chapter of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, a national organization dedicated to animal protection through the legal system. SALDF aims to increase awareness of animal law issues in the UMLS community.

Though SALDF is not associated with, nor endorses, any animal rights/vegetarian groups, we are happy to share information regarding opportunities to get involved with animal-oriented groups of any type.

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SALDF Blog

Welcome to the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Blog

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