Duquesne Law Hosts 17th Annual Katie Westbrook 5K Race and Dog Walk

What: Law students and other members of the Duquesne University community participate in a 5K race and dog walk throughout the Duquesne campus. The Student Bar Association (SBA) hosts the event, now in its 17th year, in memory of Katie Westbrook, who wanted to become a lawyer before passing away from a rare bone cancer at age 15. Proceeds from the event support Public Interest Law Association Fellowships, which supports law students working with organizations that provide direct legal services to low-income and underserved clients.

When: Saturday, Sept. 29, 2017, 8 a.m. Registration, 9 a.m. 5K and Dog Walk

Where: Mellon Hall Patio, Academic Walk, Duquesne University, 913 Bluff Street, Pittsburgh

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