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West featured in Quad Cities Online

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Professor Sonja R. West was featured on Quad Cities Online regarding her appointment as the inaugural Otis Brumby Distinguished Professor in Law. The article titled "Q-C native, former reporter, gets 1st Amendment professorship" was written by Allie Arnell and was published 12/25/16.


Georgia Law names Mize employee of the year

Friday, December 23, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law’s Staff Representative Group recently presented Circulation Manager Marie R. Mize with the 2016 Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award. The honor is given each year to an employee who demonstrates dedication and service to the law school. Mize joined Georgia Law in 2008, and she serves as the circulation manager of the law school’s Alexander Campbell King Law Library. Mize also serves as vice chair of the university’s Staff Council, and in this role she is UGA’s representative to the University System of Georgia Staff Council.


Georgia Law’s West promoted to named professorship in First Amendment law

Thursday, December 22, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law’s Sonja R. West has been named the inaugural holder of the Otis Brumby Distinguished Professorship in First Amendment Law, a post shared by the law school and UGA’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. West joined the Georgia Law faculty in 2006 and specializes in media law, constitutional law and the U.S. Supreme Court.


West featured in The National Law Journal

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Professor Sonja R. West was featured in The National Law Journal regarding her participation in caroling while she served as a judicial clerk for Justice John Paul Stevens. The article titled "Rehnquist, Scalia and the Caroling Clerks" was written by Marcia Coyle and published 12/21/16.


Georgia Law’s Cohen named inaugural holder of international law professorship

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law’s Harlan G. Cohen has been named the inaugural holder of the Gabriel M. Wilner/UGA Foundation Professorship in International Law. Cohen joined the Georgia Law faculty in 2007, and he specializes in international law. He teaches courses on international law, global governance, international trade, U.S. foreign affairs and national security law, and human rights, and advises the student editors of the Georgia Journal of International & Comparative Law, a role long played by Gabriel M. Wilner.

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