Protect Athens Music events aim to guide local musicians

Monday, February 6, 2012

Georgia Law's Sports and Entertainment Law Society has joined forces with UGA's Music Business Program and Nuçi's Space to host a conference on current music industry business and legal issues in addition to holding a free legal clinic for local musicians. The symposium will be held Feb. 23 from 3:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Melting Point in Downtown Athens, while the clinic will be held Feb. 24 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Nuçi's Space, near Downtown.


UGA School of Law welcomes senior director of development

Friday, February 3, 2012

Georgia Law has hired attorney Gregory C. "Greg" Sowell from Tifton as its new senior director of development. A 1983 graduate of Georgia Law, Sowell has served 10 consecutive years on the school's alumni council, in which he assisted with raising funds to support the law school.


Three Georgia Law students named Presidential Management finalists

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Congratulations to third-year law students Karen S. Bemis, Halley E. Espy and Karim Jetha on being named finalists for the 2012 Presidential Management Fellows Program, a federal leadership development program created by Executive Order to develop a cadre of potential government leaders.


UGA experts available to comment on wise health care consumers

Friday, January 27, 2012

Associate professors Fazal Khan and Elizabeth Weeks Leonard, along with other UGA experts, are available to provide commentary on National Wise Health Consumer Month, which was established by the American Institute for Preventive Medicine to offer more visibility to the importance of medical self-care and wise consumer programs.


UGA School of Law and College of Education to host Robert Garda at lectures

Monday, January 23, 2012

Professor Robert Garda of the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law will present "The Benefits of Diversity for White Students" on Feb. 2 at 7:00 p.m. in the UGA Chapel. His talk will be based on his recently published Florida Law Review article The White Interest in School Integration and is sponsored by the Education Law Students Association.

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