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Hunnicutt, Loudermilk and White receive DSS Awards

 

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Congratulations to this year’s winners of the law school alumni society's Distinguished Service Scroll Awards - Charles A. “Charlie” Hunnicutt (J.D.’75), Joey M. Loudermilk (J.D.’78) and former Dean Rebecca Hanner White. This is the highest honor presented by the Law School Association and acknowledges those who meet one or more of the following standards: (1) distinguished reputation in his or her field, (2) exemplary record of service to the legal profession, (3) outstanding record of public service or (4) record of outstanding service to the Law School Association.

 

More News

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson will give a lecture on international trade and economic growth on April 10 at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on the University of Georgia campus. The event, hosted by the UGA School of Law’s Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy, is free and open to the public, but registration for lunch is required by April 8.


Georgia Sea Grant has partnered with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government at UGA to create the new Georgia Sea Grant Legal Program where students at the School of Law will work with legal and policy experts to address environmental questions facing policymakers in coastal Georgia communities. Third-year law student Hunter L. Jones and second-year law student J. Amble Johnson will work as paid student legal fellows. They will collaborate with local policymakers, scientists and business communities and perform expert analyses to inform decision-making.


Kelly Caffarelli, former president of The Home Depot Foundation, will present “Long Pants or Short Skirts: Fitting In, Fighting Back or Finding Your Own Way” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 33rd Edith House Lecturer on April 2 at 1:30 p.m. in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public.


Edith House Lecture featuring The Home Depot Foundation's Kelly Caffarelli

 

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Kelly Caffarelli, former president of The Home Depot Foundation, will present “Long Pants or Short Skirts: Fitting In, Fighting Back or Finding Your Own Way” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 33rd Edith House Lecturer on April 2 at 1:30 p.m. in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public.

 

Calendar

April 1, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm

Recruiting professionals from national law firms travel to campus to prepare 1Ls for fast-approaching fall hiring.  Topics include:


April 2, 2015 - 4:00pm

Douglas A. Blackmon, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II,” will speak the UGA community.


April 3, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm

Judge Leigh Martin May of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, an alumnus of this law school, welcomes students to an informal discussion about federal clerkships on Friday April 3rd at 1:30 pm in Room G.  If you have any interest in clerking (or would like to learn more about it), please come meet Judge May. ...


April 6, 2015 - 11:30am to 12:20pm

Attorney R.


April 6, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm

Atlanta employment lawyer Doug Towns presents on "The e-Workplace:  Access, Security & Privacy in the Era of ‘The Cloud,’ Social Media and BYOD."


Dean Rusk Center
for International Law and Policy

The Dean Rusk Center was established in 1977 to expand the scope of international law and policy initiatives at the University of  Georgia School of Law. Today, the Rusk Center, which is housed in Rusk Hall on UGA’s North Campus, provides a forum for collaboration and debate on issues of global importance, administers international education programs, and sponsors law school outreach to diverse partners around the world.

 

 

 

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