Native American Pipeline to Law Workshop at UC Berkeley: Still Accepting Applications


This is a great opportunity for students to learn about law school, admissions criteria, LSAT prep, and more. Registration is free, food and lodging is provided, and a limited number of LSAT Prep courses will be available for participating students. It does not matter which school the student wishes to attend: these sessions are geared to help all students.

Date: June 26-30, 2019
Location: UC Berkeley School of Law
Boalt Hall, 225 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 (map)
For more information, visit:
Deadline: May 1, 2019
Questions? Contact Kate Rosier at 480-965-6204

Current law students who completed one of the Pipeline to Law Workshops highly encourage others to register and participate. Read their stories.

AP Story on New NAGPRA Federal Regulations

The story about response to 2010 federal regulations can be found various places, including here.

Although the story focuses primarily on the University of California, Berkeley and the Kumeyaay Nation, it also mentions a variety of other universities, including the University of Michigan. Last month, UM’s NAGPRA Advisory Committee issued policies and procedures along with a cover letter. A previous post about the regulations can be found here.

LATs Article on NAGPRA and UC Berkeley

From the LA Times:

UC Berkeley’s bones of contention

Native Americans say Hearst Museum is violating a law on returning ancient remains. But officials say finding rightful recipients is often impossible.

Bone of contention

Robert Durell / TPN
American Indians protest at the University of California, Berkeley, last October over the university’s storage of tribal remains.

BERKELEY — There is a legend at UC Berkeley that human bones are stored in the landmark Campanile tower. But university officials say that’s not true.

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