CFCC Student Fellows Program (Fall 2013 - Spring 2021)
The CFCC Student Fellows Program I and Program II provided law students with a unique opportunity to experience cutting-edge family law and family justice system reform. During the program CFCC Student Fellows engaged in CFCC projects that:
- Designed innovative approaches to family law and family justice system reform issues
- Involved them in CFCC's Truancy Court Program
- Developed contacts for future employment
The Cheryl Lynn Hepfer Family Law Award, endowed by the Maryland Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and established through CFCC, awarded $1,000 to a student who 1) completed and exceled in the CFCC Student Fellows Program I and II; 2) completed and exceled in the core Family Law course; and 3) participated as a Student Attorney in either the Family Law Clinic or the Mediation Clinic for Families. The award honors Cheryl Lynn Hepfer, a prominent Maryland attorney, and is bestowed at the Annual Law School Awards Ceremony.
- 2019 - Meegan Jayne Smith
- 2018 - Taylor Loshiavo
- 2017 - Amanda Odorimah
- 2016 - Brittany Strickland
- 2015 - Russell Radziak
Student Research Assistants
Law students can work as student research assistants on a wide array of CFCC projects and programs, depending upon available funding. To inquire about availability, please contact CFCC's Staff Director, Rebecca Stahl.
Truancy Court Program Volunteers
Law students interested in working in community/court partnerships are encouraged to participate in CFCC's Truancy Court Program Volunteer Initiative, which also is open to all members of the University of Baltimore community. If you would like to learn more about volunteering, please contact CFCC’s Staff Director, Rebecca Stahl.