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#2817: Native American Services Project

Overview
Status
Currently Registered
Last Registered
September 16, 2015
Registration Expiration Date
September 30, 2016
Classification
Registered Student Organization
Categories
Academic and Educational, Cultural and Diversity, Graduate/Professional

 

About this Group

Group Description
The Native American Services Project at the University of Minnesota hosts legal clinics at Native American Reservations with the help of practicing attorneys. The goal is to establish positive relationships with these communities and help as many people with their legal issues as we can.
Group's principal activities, events, or programs:
The Native American Services Project at the University of Minnesota will coordinate and staff multiple legal clinics throughout each academic year. The clinics' target audiences is Native Americans, particularly single parents and elders. Each clinic will be staffed by University of Minnesota Law School students. A minimum of one attorney licensed to practice law in the state of Minnesota will supervise each clinic.
How this group's activities benefit the University community:
The activities of the Native American Services Project at the University of Minnesota benefit the University community by educating students about Native American law.
How this group fits into its categories:
The Native American Services Project at the University of Minnesota can be categorized as an academic/educational organization because it educates students about Native American law. It can be categorized as a cultural and diversity organization because it caters to Native Americans. It can be categorized as a graduate/professional organization because most of its members are students at the University of Minnesota Law School.
How to get involved with this group:
To get involved with the Native American Services Project at the University of Minnesota, please contact Executive Director/President Peter Grenzow or Vice President Amanda McAllister.

 

Contact Info

Address
904 21st Ave. S. #301
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone
(608)669-8246
Email
grenz012@umn.edu
Website
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1650424511879013/

Officers

Treasurer
Besty Chang
Officer
Jessica Gao
Vice-President
Brendan Delany
Vice-President
Amanda McAllister
Officer
Rachel Molsberry
President
Peter Grenzow