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  • John Rees
    September 27, 2012

    Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of Law School Association Professor of Law Emeritus John B. Rees Jr., who served as a faculty member at the law school from 1959 to 2002. In addition to his role as a professor, Rees also served as assistant dean from 1964 to 1969, led the facilities committee that oversaw the design and construction of the law school's 1967 expansion and generously endowed the John B. Rees Jr. Law Library Book Fund. This highly respected scholar and friend passed away Sept. 26.  He is survived by his wife Elinor, who lives in Athens, Ga., as well as by his five children, four grandchildren and two brothers. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to the Law Library Book Fund in Rees's honor.

  • September 21, 2012

    Professor David E. Shipley was recently awarded the Athletic Association Professorship endowed by UGA's Athletic Association. He is one of five recent professors campus wide to receive this designation.

  • David Shipley
    September 20, 2012

    Georgia Athletic Association Professor David E. Shipley was profiled on the University of Georgia's homepage as part of the university's "Focus on Faculty" feature.

  • September 20, 2012

    Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted by Georgia Public Broadcasting regarding a soldier's testimony in a case against a so-called anti government militia. The article was written by Ellen Reinhardt and appeared on 9/14/12.

  • Dan Coenen
    September 20, 2012

    Associate Dean for Faculty Development, University Professor and Harmon W. Caldwell Chair in Constitutional Law Dan T. Coenen has published "The Originalist Case Against Congressional Supermajority Voting Rules" in 106 Northwestern University Law Review 1091 (2012).


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