Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Beus Center for Law and Society Snell & Wilmer Plaza

Student Organizations

John P. Morris Black Law Students Association (BLSA)

Mission Statement

  1. Articulate and promote the educational, professional, political, and social needs and goals of Black law students;
  2. Foster and encourage professional competence;
  3. Improve the relationship between Black law students, Black attorneys, and the American legal structure;
  4. Instill in the Black attorney and law student a greater awareness and commitment to the needs of the Black community;
  5. Influence the legal community by bringing about meaningful legal and political change that addresses the needs and concerns of the Black community;
  6. Encourage Black law students to pursue careers in the judiciary; and do all things necessary and appropriate to accomplish these purposes.

Student leadership

President: Airess Taylor

Treasurer: Kiara Sims

Marketing Director: Kayla Bramwell

Social Media Chair: Amber Bouie

3L Representative: Courtney Moore

Faculty Advisor: Angela Banks