Judge Emmett Morrissey Scholarship
|Expected year of graduation: 2012|
|Any other scholarships received while here at Loyola||Sophie Swienton Scholarship|
|Undergraduate Institution/Degree/Major||Purdue University
What attracted you to Loyola:
It is well-respected for their academics and their Jesuit ideals.
What is the greatest learning experience you have had at Loyola:
The externship program has been an invaluable learning experience. I also loved the advocacy courses.
Who inspires you and Why:
I am inspired by the hard-working and intelligent professors at Loyola. Not only are they great teachers, but great scholarly writers as well.
Extracurricular Activities Hobbies and Interests:
I currently work full-time at a video production company during the day. My wife and I also just welcomed our daughter into the world this past August.
Community service or other volunteer activities:
I have volunteered with Access Living - a Chicago Disability Rights Organization.
Area of legal interest and or your intended practice area upon graduation:
I am interested in criminal law. I was an extern at the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office, and I would love to pursue any opportunities as a prosecutor.