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Khan presents at the University of Illinois

Monday, October 24, 2016

Associate Professor Fazal R. Khan presented "Medicine in the Age of Smart Machines" at the University of Illinois Medical Scholars Program during October. 


UGA Graduate School honors 2016 Alumni of Distinction, alumnus Chitwood honored

Monday, October 24, 2016

The UGA Graduate School has honored eight graduates with the 2016 Alumni of Distinction Award for achieving exceptional success in their professional careers and in service to their community. Recipients have been recognized in their professional fields at the regional, national and international levels as evidenced by publications and awards received, served as mentors and roles models in their profession, and contributed to their local and global communities. Their achievements exemplify the UGA mission, “to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things.” Georgia Law alumnus Martin D. Chitwood (J.D.'73) is among those recognized.


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Chapman wins AALS Berman Prize for scholarly work

Monday, October 24, 2016

Assistant Professor Nathan S. Chapman has been announced as the winner of the inaugural Harold Berman Prize for his article "The Establishment Clause, State Action, and Town of Greece" in 24 William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal 405 (2015). The Association of American Law Schools Section on Law and Religion created the honor to recognize untenured scholars on the tenure track for excellence in law and religion scholarship. He will receive the award at the AALS Annual Meeting on 1/4/17.


Federal judge discusses process of sentencing

Monday, October 24, 2016

U.S. District Court Chief Judge Lisa Godbey Wood spoke about sentencing during one of UGA's Signature Lectures this fall. Wood served as the law school's inaugural Edenfield Jurist in Residence. Her talk was reported by Krista Richmond and appeared in the 11/24/16 issue of Columns.


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Turner presents on autonomous-vehicle technology

Monday, October 24, 2016

Associate Professor Christian Turner presented with Georgia Law Professor Joseph S. Miller on the legal issues raised by autonomous-vehicle technology at the State Bar of Georgia's annual Tech Law Institute during October. The session was recorded as an episode of the pair's "Oral Argument" podcast. 

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