by Glenice Joy Jornales*
The MU Kappa Phi National Exclusive Law Fraternity and Sorority (MKP) once again successfully held its annual law school orientation seminar entitled “Slaying the Dragon: Surviving Law School” last July 20, 2011 at MSU-IIT Mini-Theatre.
College of Law freshmen and sophomores enjoyed the educational and enlightening talks from esteemed lawyers such as Atty. Rejoice Subejano (MIDA Director), Atty. Saidali Gandamra (City Peace Council for Muslims) and her daughter Atty. Khanini Gandamra, Atty. Norjaypha Bacaraman (Public Attorney’s Office) and Atty. Jam Bazar, a professor from MSU-Marawi College of Law. MSU-College of Law Iligan Extension Assistant Dean Atty. Alizedney Ditucalan was also one of the speakers for the said event.
New bar passer Atty. Junella Limpangog, now an associate lawyer in Padilla Law Office also attended the said seminar and she talked about her experiences in the legal profession.
The other topics for the said seminar included How to Survive in Law School, FYI:MCQ and tips, strategies in legal writing and a lot more.
MKP is a national law fraternity and sorority organization which is involved not only in law school activities but was also engaged in various community development programs and events. Some of these events included charity works for the children in Bantay Bata, feeding program for school children in Upper Hinaplanon, inter-frat bowling tournament and more. They also organized a bloodletting activity during MKP anniversary earlier this year. It was also projected that MKP will be doing more of these activities once again next year.
*Editor’s Note: This article was written by Glenice Joy Jornales for The Nexus, the official magazine of the Mindanao State University College of Law - Iligan Extension Volume 13, Issue No. 2 with me, JR Lopez Gonzales as the Editor-in-Chief.