UC Hastings Pilipino American Law Society (PALS)


Barack Obama: Filipino American History Month Statement by Paul Rivera
September 29, 2008, 7:18 pm
Filed under: News

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PALS Hollaback: Fuego Pics by Paul Rivera
September 27, 2008, 2:20 am
Filed under: PALS Updates

Thanks for all those came out to Mercury Lounge last night.  The first annual PALS “Hollaback: Fuego” Red Party was a huge success.  It was nice seeing everyone looking hot in a sea of red.  Thank you to VALS, APALSA, La Raza, BLSA, ILSA & USF PALS and others who came by and showed their support.  Until next year…Fuego!



PALS Luau BOB Pics by Paul Rivera
September 27, 2008, 2:05 am
Filed under: PALS Updates

Congratulations and thank your to all of our PALS for wrapping, frying, and selling lumpia for out Luau Beer on the Beach last Thursday.  The event was a huge success and helped us raise money for our Pil-Grad and upcoming events.  Highlights are below.



Diversity Outreach Day at Hastings College of the Law by Paul Rivera
September 27, 2008, 1:46 am
Filed under: Community Outreach

What: Diversity Outreach Day

Where: Hastings College of the Law
200 McAllister Street
San Francisco, California 94102

When: Saturday, October 11, 2008 / Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The event will feature several panels and current law students will be on hand to review personal statements.  Anthony Solana, Jr., President & Chairperson of For People of Color, Inc. and author of “A Guide to the Law School Application Process For People of Color,” will be conducting an admissions workshop, which will provide a comprehensive overview of the law school admissions process.  Free LSAT preparation courses will be raffled during the event.  This event is free, but registration is required.

Click Here to Register

Click Here for Directions and Campus Map

Proudly sponsored by:

For People of Color, Inc.

Pilipino American Law Society

La Raza Law Students Association

Legal Education Opportunity Program

Vietnamese American Law Society

Black Law Student Association

Associated Students UC Hastings

Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly

Hastings for Race & Poverty Law Journal

South Asian Law Student Association

Hastings for Race & Poverty Law Organization

[see forpeopleofcolor.org]



In Tagalog, the Obama Campaign Speaks to the Filipino American Community by Paul Rivera
September 27, 2008, 1:38 am
Filed under: News

Today, the Obama campaign released a video of Maya Soetoro-Ng, Obama’s sister, appealing to the Filipino American Community. Soetoro-Ng opens her remarks in Tagalog, greeting the viewers “kumusta po.”

Of the two presidential contenders, Barack Obama is the only candidate to release such a statement appealing to the Filipino American community in their own language.



PALS Lumpia Sale Luau and Hollaback…FUEGO Party 9/25 by Paul Rivera
September 21, 2008, 6:47 am
Filed under: PALS Updates

Via Hastings Director of Communication Affairs:

Another week, another BOB.  That’s right, there will be another BOB this Thursday, Sept 25th, hosted by the Pilipino American Law Society.  And boy do they have a humdinger planned.

There will be a luau theme with leis for distribution.  Lumpia will be sold, limbo will be played, prizes will be given out and a traditional Tahitian Dance will be taught.  Now that’s what I call a BOB!

B.O.B. Sponsored by PALS
Come to our Luau. Learn how to do a traditional Tahitian dance, play our Limbo game with fun prizes, and get Lei’d! Also, you can enjoy some tasty, crispy lumpia and get your tickets to Hollaback: Fuego!

Hollaback: Fuego! PALS’s famous Red Party
Location:  Mercury Lounge, 1582 Folsom Street
(12th and Folsom in SOMA)
Entrance: $5 pre-paid, $5 at the door if you
bring a flier or wear RED, $7 without

In addition we will be registering voters and selling Filipinos For Obama T-Shirts.

contact: riverap@uchastings.edu if you have any questions.

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La Raza Presents El Grito: Welcome Back Party @ Element Lounge 9/18 by Paul Rivera
September 18, 2008, 6:06 pm
Filed under: Networking & Events