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SAPLA is an organization that brings together pre-law advisors and law school admissions staff in an effort to provide everyone in the law school admissions process with up-to-date information and expert guidance. 



Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 6:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 

Zoom Tips & Tricks for Pre-Law Advisors:  Zoom Like a Professional 

Sponsored by the Southern Association of Pre-Law Advisors (SAPLA)

Presented by: Elisabeth Steele Hutchison, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa · William S. Richardson School of Law  

Register in advance for this session.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  

About the Speaker  
Elisabeth Steele Hutchison is a national leader in law school admissions.  She is passionate about educational institutions and committed to improving the systems that support them. 

Elisabeth is co-chair-elect of the Association of American Law Schools Section on Prelegal Education and Admission to Law School.  She is a member of the executive council of the Minority Network - Organization of Law School Admissions Officers of Color and an enthusiastic supporter of the Pacific Coast Association of Pre-Law Advisors. Elisabeth joined the board of Law School Transparency in December 2019.

Elisabeth taught in the Women's Studies Program at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa and is an affiliate faculty member of the UHM Center for Teaching Excellence.  She serves on the Faculty Mentoring Board Advisory Committee for the UHM Office of Faculty Development and Academic Support. In Spring 2019, she was selected for the UH President’s Emerging Leaders Program that identifies and develops future campus and system leaders.

Elisabeth presently serves on the UH Commission on Racism and Bias. Elisabeth is an alumna of Carleton College, where she served as a Young Alumni Carleton College Trustee, and the Yale Law School. Previously, Elisabeth worked in The White House and at the Federal Emergency Management Agency. 


Please direct any questions to SAPLA VP, Maya Russell ([email protected])