UGA School of Law's Dean Rusk Center co-hosts nuclear security and counterterrorism workshop in Austria

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

The Center for International Trade and Security at the University of Georgia, jointly with Georgia Law's Dean Rusk Center and the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences, will hold an advanced research workshop entitled “Legal Frameworks for Strengthening Nuclear Security and Combating Nuclear Terrorism” in Vienna, Austria. More than 80 international experts in the fields of nuclear law, antiterrorism and nuclear security will participate in the workshop.


Georgia Law hosts conference on human rights and climate change

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

The University of Georgia School of Law will host a conference on International Human Rights and Climate Change Feb. 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall located on North Campus. This daylong event will probe the question "What is the relationship between human rights and climate change?" Specifically, the conference will focus on the proper role of law in managing and regulating this relationship.


CDC expert to explore the interplay of global public health and international law

Thursday, January 7, 2010

The intersection between global public health and international law will be the focus of a UGA School of Law Dean Rusk Center lecture on Jan. 21. Dr. Ali S. Khan, an assistant surgeon general and acting deputy director of the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will present "A One Health Strategy for Global Health Security" at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Rusk Hall.


UGA School of Law employee honored with outstanding service award

Monday, December 21, 2009

The University of Georgia School of Law Staff Council presented Leslie Grove with the 2009 Emma P. Terrell Employee of the Year Award. Given annually, this honor recognizes and rewards outstanding employees for their service to the law school. Grove is an application programmer at Georgia Law.


Russell C. Gabriel and other UGA faculty receive support for research on poverty

Friday, December 11, 2009

For the fifth consecutive year, University of Georgia faculty have been awarded grants to support creative scholarship on issues related to poverty. Georgia Law Criminal Defense Clinic Director Russell C. Gabriel was among this year's recipients. He will be exploring the impacts of financial burden on poor and indigent defendants.

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