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April 10, 2017

2017 Admitted Students Day 2017 Admitted Students Day

Directing Attorney, Thomas Betz, at one of the "Admitted Students Days" information fairs.

November 9, 2016

2016 Graduate Student Wellness Fair 2016 Graduate Student Wellness Fair

Directing Attorney, Thomas Betz, distributed Student Legal Service's new pamphlet, "Your Legal Health", at the Graduate College's 2016 Graduate Student Wellness Fair.

January 15, 2016

2016 International Student Orientation 2016 International Student Orientation

Student Legal Service attorneys, Susan Hessee and Thomas Betz, talk to the new, incoming students at International Student Orientation.

January 13, 2016

2016 Exchange Students Fair 2016 Exchange Students Fair

SLS Directing Attorney, Thomas Betz, providing information at the Exchange Students Fair.

November 13, 2015

2015 Immigration Issues for LGBT Students

Immigration Issues for LGBT Students - Rainbow International Students.

August 11, 2015

2015 Paraprofessional (RA) Resource Fair

Attorney Tom Betz and Office Assistant Shi Yee Sze Tho distributed information to the attendees at the Paraprofessional (RA) Resource Fair, including posters for the residence hall bulletin boards.

August 6, 2015

2015 attorneys visiting from China

Two attorneys, Tan Hualin (left) and Li Yamei (right), from Beihang University, Beijing, China, visited Directing Attorney Thomas Betz (middle) in the Illinois SLS office during their visit to the Urbana-Champaign campus.

June 12, 2015

2015 ISSS New International Student Orientation 2015 ISSS New International Student Orientation

SLS Attorneys, Tom Betz and Susan Hessee, spoke to the assembled students at the ISSS New International Student Orientation.

April 17, 2015

2015 Triple I SLS Attorney Conference 2015 Triple I SLS Attorney Conference

SLS Attorneys attended the Triple I (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa) SLS Attorney Conference on the DePaul University campus. Tom Betz and Mary Ann Midden were presenters.

April 15, 2015

2015 International Student Orientation leaders

International Student Orientation leaders visited the SLS office and Tom Betz spoke with them about what our office does.

April 13, 2015

2015 visitors from UC-Santa Barbara

The Isla Vista Tenants Union Associated Students and their advisors from UC-Santa Barbara visited the SLS offices with Illinois Tenant Union Program Manager, Brittany Glenn, to learn about how SLS attorneys assist students with housing issues.

February 26, 2015

2015 Spring Housing Fair 2015 Spring Housing Fair

SLS Office Assistants, Shi Yee Sze Tho, Alexa Torres, and Jacqueline McClellan distributed information at the Daily Illini Spring 2015 Housing Fair.

January 5-9, 2015

2015 Jim Aldridge Special Projects Award

University Student Legal Service Association – Western Region Awarded our Student Legal Service the "2014 Jim Aldridge Special Projects Award" for our new website section, "Especially for International Students". Directing Attorney of SLS, Thomas Betz, was a presenter at the Conference.

October 30, 2014

2014 Lease Lasso

SLS Attorney, Mary Ann Midden met with students at the Lease Lasso – A collaboration between the Tenant Union and Student Legal Service to review leases prior to being signed.

October 9, 2014

2014 Fall Housing Fair 2014 Fall Housing Fair

SLS Attorneys, Susan Hessee and Mary Ann Midden distributed information and talked to students at the Daily Illini Fall 2014 Housing Fair.

September 23, 2014

2014 Minority Association of Future Attorneys meeting

SLS Directing Attorney Tom Betz spoke to the students in the Minority Association of Future Attorneys meeting.

August 19, 2014

2014 ISSS New International Student Orientation 2014 ISSS New International Student Orientation

SLS Attorneys Tom Betz and Mary Ann Midden spoke to the students assembled for the ISSS New International Student Orientation.

August 2014

2014 Paraprofessional Resource Fair

Directing Attorney Thomas Betz assisting paraprofessionals in August 2014 and providing them with information about the SLS office and the legal services offered to students.

2014 Paraprofessional Resource Fair

Directing Attorney Thomas Betz with student employee Winnie Zhang at the August 2014 Paraprofessional Resource Fair.

July 2014

2014 National Legal Aid and Defenders Association national conference 2014 National Legal Aid and Defenders Association national conference

Directing Attorney Tom Betz and Staff Attorney Mary Ann Midden presented "Protocols for Interactions with International Students in a Student Legal Service Practice" at the 2014 National Legal Aid and Defenders Association national conference in Portland, OR in July.

June 13, 2014

2014 International Student Orientation 2014 International Student Orientation 2014 International Student Orientation 2014 International Student Orientation

Staff Attorneys Susan Hessee and Mary Ann Midden at the new International Student Orientation, speaking on "Driving Related Issues."

April 28, 2014

2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop 2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop
2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop 2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop

Directing Attorney Thomas Betz distributing handouts, delivering his presentation, and talking with students at the Engineering Excellence Workshop, Office of International Student Programs, College of Engineering.

April 24, 2014

2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop 2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop 2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop 2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop 2014 Engineering Excellence Workshop

Student Legal Service Attorneys and Paralegal from SLS programs in Illinois, Iowa, and Indiana at a lunch at Distihl in downtown Champaign prior to the 2014 Triple I Conference in Urbana, IL.

April 10 & 13, 2014

2014 Library Talk 2014 Library Talk

Staff Attorney Mary Ann Midden gave talks at the ACES Library on April 10, 2014, and at the Champaign Public Library on April 13, 2014 on "How to Reduce or Cancel Your Federal Student Loan Payments." The powerpoint slides are available on the SLS website in the Brochures/Presentations/Ads section, under "Presentations," revised with additional information!

March 31, 2014

2014 Fraternity Talk

Directing Attorney Thomas Betz at the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity house with a group of members, after giving a talk.

February 27, 2014

2014 America Saves Financial Resources Fair 2014 America Saves Financial Resources Fair

SLS Attorney Mary Ann Midden at the America Saves Financial Resources Fair.

February 27, 2014

2014 Panhellenic Council Pride Event

SLS Directing Attorney, Thomas Betz, speaking to the attendees at the Panhellenic Council February Pride Event, "Unofficial Uncovered".

February 26, 2014

2014 Panhellenic Council Pride Event

SLS Directing Attorney, Thomas Betz (far right) on a panel discussion, entitled "Unofficial Uncovered" during the Panhellenic Council February Pride Event. Other participants, from the left are Dean Brian Farber of the Office for Conflict Resolution; Dean Domonic Cobb of the Office of the Dean of Students, and Officer Joan Fiesta of the University of Illinois Police Department.

February 13, 2014

2014 Daily Illini Housing Fair

Attorney Mary Ann Midden at the Daily Illini Housing Fair.

January 17, 2014

2014 ISSS Spring Orientation

Attorneys Thomas Betz, Mary Ann Midden, and Susan Hessee (l-r) prepare to do a PowerPoint presentation to new international students during the Spring 2014 ISSS Orientation programming.

October 2013

2013 Fall Daily Illini Housing Fair

Attorney Susan Hessee at the Fall 2013 Daily Illini Housing Fair.

Summer 2013

2013 Quad Day

Directing Attorney Tom Betz and summer 2013 Student Office Assistant Jarvis Young at 2013 Quad Day, distributing Student Legal Service bags, chip clips, and arrest cards.

Spring 2013

2013 Spring Daily Illini Housing Fair 2013 Spring Daily Illini Housing Fair 2013 Spring Daily Illini Housing Fair

Directing Attorney Thomas Betz at the Spring 2013 Daily Illini Housing Fair.

Fall 2012

2012 Fall Daily Illini Housing Fair

Attorneys Susan Hessee and Thomas Betz at the Fall 2012 Daily Illini Housing Fair.

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