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ELS Board Members (left to right), Coral Walker ('19), Priyam Desai ('19), Bridget McDonald ('19), and their coach, David Green ('12, far left), representing UC Davis School of Law at the 31st National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition, held at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University in White Plains, NY. The team advanced to the quarterfinals, placing in the top 27 out of 54 teams. Bridget won "Best Oralist" in the first Preliminary Round, and Priyam won "Best Oralist" in the second Preliminary Round.

2018 Yosemite Conference

ELS members, and club advisor, Professor Richard Frank, at the 2018 Environmental Law Conference at Yosemite. 

2018 Environmental Law Certificate Ceremony

Graduating ELS members (Amanda Saunders, Emily Roberts, Brittany Brace, and Sam Vice) from the Class of 2018 receiving their Environmental Law Certficates.

 2018 Potluck

ELS members and club advisor, Professor Richard Frank at the annual end-of-year Spring 2018 potluck. 

2018 Symposium

Symposium Chairs, Coral Walker ('19), Bridget McDonald ('19), Ellen Simmons ('19), and the ELS board at the 2018 Environmental Law Symposium, "Humans and Their Environment: Protecting Our Planet and its Inhabitants"

2017 Yosemite Conference

ELS Members at the 2017 Environmental Law Conference at Yosemite

Yosemite Hike 2017

ELS members hiking up to Taft Point and Sentinel Dome during a break at the 2017 Environmental Law Conference at Yosemite. 

2017 Camping Trip

ELS members enjoying the Fall 2017 annual camping trip. 

2017 Potluck

ELS members at the annual end-of-year, Spring 2017 potluck. 

PIELC 2017

ELS students at the 2017 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference in Oregon.

Symposium 2017

ELS celebrates another successful symposium with its 2017 theme involving panels discussing climate change by the year 2030!

EPIC Dinner Spring 2017

ELS's Spring 2017 EPIC (Environmental Practitioners In Conversation) dinner where students get to have fantastic conversations with attorneys from a wide array of environmental fields over a delicious meal.


ELS members Kaitlyn Kalua '16, Meredith Hankins '16, Sophie Wenzlau '17, Victoria Bogdan Tejeda '17, Sean Drake '17, Abby Bloetscher '16, and James Swearingen '16 at the 2015 PIELC in Eugene, OR


ELS members at the Public Interest Environmental Law Conference (PIELC) @ the University of Oregon


ELS members on the McGowan Grove Hike during PIELC


ELS members Kaitlyn Kalua & Shannon Morrissey in McGowan Grove

Earth Day Potluck Group Photo
ELS Members at the 2014 Earth Day Potluck

Top Row: Randy Reck ('16), Meredith Hankins (’16), Laura Taylor (’16), William Stanger (’14).

Bottom Row: Linda Sobczynski (’15), Anne Baptiste (’14), Stephanie Hall (’14), Rebecca LaGrandeur ('15), Danielle Manning ('16), Abby Bloetscher ('16), Kelly Obranowicz (’15), Professor Frank, Shannon Morrissey (‘15), Katie O’Ferrall (’14), Kaitlyn Kalua (’16), Ronny Clausner (’14), Michael Murza (’13), Ara Karamian (’16).

ELS members at the end of year potluck.

Annie Batanides ('14), Laura Flynn ('16), Randy Reck ('16), Ara Karamian ('16), and Kaitlyn Kalua ('16) enjoying the potluck!

2014 ELS potluck.

Three generations of ELS chairs come together to celebrate Earth Day and the success of ELS at UC Davis. Kelly Obranowicz ('15), Michael Murza ('13), and Laura Taylor ('16).