Who: Presented by the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Black Law Students' Association honoring Cleveland Metropolitan School District high school students.
What: "Bridging the Gap" Program honors academically excelling high school students and hosts a trivia bowl consisting of legal professionals, law students, and High School students (food, beverages, and snacks provided)
When: February 25, 2011 at 4 p.m.
Where: Moot Court Room in the College of Law on Cleveland State University's campus
Why: Black History month program series, continues the legacy established by previous successful Cleveland area lawyers (notable alumni of C|M| Law: Judge Pearson, first black woman appointed to a federal court position in Ohio; Carl and Louis Stokes, former Mayor and Representative; Frank Jackson, current Cleveland Mayor; Bill Mason, County Prosecutor; Bert Wolstein, successful businessman and entrepreneur)
Founded in 1964, Cleveland State University is a public research institution that provides a dynamic setting for engaged learning. With an enrollment of more than 17,000 students, eight colleges and approximately 200 academic programs, CSU was again chosen for 2011 as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.
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