City of Irvine hosts inaugural Juneteenth celebration

Last month, the City of Irvine hosted its first annual Juneteenth celebration since the holiday’s federal recognition in June 2021. The event, called the Juneteenth Freedom Celebration, took place at the OC Great Park. Although this was the first official event hosted by the city, the history of Juneteenth goes all the way back to … Read more

How Law School Applicants Can Prepare for a Social Justice Career | Law Admissions Lowdown

The national celebration of Juneteenth is an opportune time to reflect on how law school can help applicants build careers dedicated to the advancement of social justice in the US or abroad. Law school has long been a traditional training ground for aspiring civil rights lawyers. Lawyers have played a pivotal role in civil struggles … Read more