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Georgia Law’s unique program matches first-year students with a four-person support network

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Georgia Law's mentoring program, launched in August 2016, is yielding great results. Each first-year student was matched with a faculty member, a career development counselor, an upper-level law student and a law school graduate or legal professional who they can rely upon for insights and opinions. Scores of these connections have produced meaningful relationships.


UGA to present President’s Medal to Paul Kurtz

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The University of Georgia will bestow one of its highest honors on Paul M. Kurtz, retired associate dean and professor in the UGA School of Law, during Founders Day activities on Jan. 23. The President’s Medal recognizes extraordinary contributions of individuals who are not current employees of UGA and who have supported students and academic programs, advanced research and inspired community leaders to enhance the quality of life of citizens in Georgia.


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Barnett named to Executive Committee of the AALS Administrative Law Section

Monday, January 9, 2017

Associate Professor Kent Barnett was named to the Executive Committee of the Association of American Law Schools' Administrative Law Section.


Barnett presents at AALS Annual Meeting

Monday, January 9, 2017

Associate Professor Kent Barnett presented his article "Chevron in the Circuit Courts" (115 Mich. L. Rev. (2017) (with C. Walker)) at the Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting as part of a panel concerning administrative law's new scholarly trends for the Administrative Law Section during January.  


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Ringhand named to Executive Board of the AALS Section on Women in Legal Education

Monday, January 9, 2017

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Hosch Professor Lori A. Ringhand was named to the Executive Board of the Association of American Law Schools' Section on Women in Legal Education. 

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