Auditions for membership on the Illinois Trial Team will be held this coming week, from Tuesday, September 4th to Friday, September 7th, and will run from 5:00 – 9:00 PM each evening. Please make sure to know your time slot and to arrive on time. Auditions will be held in Room K of the law building (see the map below).
Details on the audition process can be found in the Try-out Packet. Audition clinics will be held on Friday, August 31st and Monday, September 3rd at 5:30 PM, in Room H of the law building. At these clinics, current members of the team will be available to answer questions and provide feedback about auditions. Also, please take a look at these links to help prepare for the audition process:
- This one is cheesy, but helpful! http://www.youtube.com/watch?
- A text description of what a cross exam is. http://www.rotlaw.com/
- This is classic, but not really helpful http://www.youtube.com/watch?
- Cross examination from the OJ Simpson trial… http://www.youtube.com/watch?
IF YOU DID NOT ATTEND THE INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS OR DID NOT SIGN UP FOR AN AUDITION TIME:
Please contact Kelsey Chetosky, Vice-President of External Relations, at email@example.com to sign up for an audition time, and please review the PowerPoint shown at the meeting.
As always, feel free to contact a member with any questions or concerns about trying out.
This map shows the location of the law building (504 East Pennsylvania Avenue, Champaign). Members will be stationed around the building to guide you to Room H for the clinics or Room K for auditions.