President/ Co-President

- Must be a student in the Faculty of Common Law at the University of Ottawa;

- Coordinate guest lecture on topic related to disability laws mandate for the fall semester;

- Liaise with other student group and organizations that allied with the DLA mandate, and when opportunities arise that support the DLA mandate, coordinate joint events;

- Create new and innovative programs and events where appropriate; 

- Assist with fundraisers;

- Assist with promotion of all DLA events;

- Create budgets with the Treasure for all events where money will be spent (other than the cost of printing posters to advertise general meeting);

- Maintain DLA’s e-mail (;

- Coordinate executive;

- Support and train Communication chair and blogger manager, Treasure, Second Year Representative, Third Year Representative, and French Representative;

- Organizing meetings in a way that is accessible to all members of the Faculty of Law;

- Be willing to act as DLA ambassador after you leave the University of Ottawa (the DLA would like to continue to expand our network);

- Do any other task required by the organization;

- Take over the duties of communication chair and blogger for the summer months; and

- Help support the incoming president over the summer after term has finished.

Time commitment: 3-10 hours a week
Term May 1, 2013 – May 1 2014 with support to incoming president until September 2, 2014