Academics

Mock Trial

Students in class

Sharpen debate skills, improve public speaking effectiveness, and acquire a real-world understanding of courtroom procedure and the substance of the law.  With a season from August through April, join the University’s mock trial teams and participate in invitational and AMTA-sponsored regional and championship tournaments across the country, notable among them, recent trips to Harvard, Yale, USC, UCLA, Ohio State, Air Force Academy, and the Universities of Washington, Pittsburgh, and Arizona. 

For a more detailed web description of mock trial, please consult Student Life.


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The giant R

The giant "R" seen on the mountain north of the University that is about one-third the size of the Quad.

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