The researchers will look at extensive longitudinal data collected over the past decade from BLSA
and at pet ownership statistics to determine if there is a link between multiple measures of pet ownership and changes in healthy aging over time.
They then looked at BLSA
data again to see which men were eventually diagnosed with prostate cancer.
These findings were then applied to the BLSA
Florida State's BLSA
won first place in the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition.
students at Stetson regularly participate in community events to advance social justice, including mentoring Boca Ciega High School students through the BLSA
Drive to Strive Program and volunteering to assist people seeking petitions to restore their voting rights.
The Florida State BLSA
chapter he]d more than 30 events during the academic year on topics ranging from election law to African-Americans in the legal profession.
"Congratulations and thanks go to the entire BLSA
board and especially president Michael Williams for bringing this honor home to Florida State."
The Florida State University College of Law's Black Law Students Association (BLSA
) has been named 2010-11 National Chapter of the Year by the National Black Law Students Association (NBLSA).
The group also increased its membership by 150 percent and increased member unity under its theme, "More than an Organization, We're a Family." During the spring semester, BLSA
plans to partner with the Palmer Munroe Restorative Justice and Youth Activity Center and Raa Middle School.
Caption: THE BLACK LAW STUDENTS ASSOCIATION moot court team of Emmanuela Charles and Delrose Raynor from the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University won the award for "Best Petitioner's Brief" at the Frederick Douglas Moot Court Competition held in February as part of the BLSA
regional convention held in Nashville.