Candlelight memorial service will be held for UGA faculty, staff and students; School of Law Professor Dupre among those to be remembered

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

UGA will honor the memory of 33 faculty, staff and students who died since May at its annual candlelight memorial service May 1 at 6 p.m. on the steps of the Chapel. The names of each of the 13 students and 20 faculty and staff members will be read aloud, followed by a toll of the Chapel bell and the lighting of a candle by members of the university's Arch Society. Georgia Law late Hosch Professor Anne Proffitt Dupre will be among those recognized.


Azih finishes in top five in UGA's 2012 Next Top Entrepreneur Contest

Monday, April 23, 2012

Congratulations to third-year law student Emmanuel Azih for advancing to the fourth and final round of the 2012 Next Top Entrepreneur competition. He and his partner finished among the top five entries, out of more than 50, for their business idea "CarFetcher" during April.


Thorpe wins Russell Moot Court Competition

Monday, April 9, 2012

Congratulations to first-year law student Benjamin W. Thorpe for capturing first place during the 2012 Richard B. Russell Moot Court Competition and to all the first-year law students who made this year's tournament such a success.


UGA celebrates Honors Week; three law professors recognized

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Honors Week allows individuals at UGA to be acknowledged for achieving excellence. At Georgia Law, Cleveland Distinguished Chair of Legal Ethics and Professionalism Lonnie T. Brown Jr., Associate Professor Erica J. Hashimoto and Assistant Professor Christian Turner were recognized with the law school's three faculty awards that are given annually by its student body. 


UGA School of Law wins national negotiation competition

Monday, April 2, 2012

Congratulations to second-year law students Christopher A. Knapik and Christopher S. Smith for placing first at the 2012 Robert R. Merhige, Jr. National Environmental Negotiation Competition. This annual two-day competition features teams from around the country and involves several rounds of negotiation centered on current issues in environmental law.

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