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Dillard wins closing argument competition

Monday, February 7, 2011

Congratulations to first-year law student Tyler A. Dillard for winning the School of Law's 2011 J. Ralph Beaird 1L Closing Argument Mock Trial Tournament. Congratulations also to Rory A. Weeks, who made it to the final round of the competition, and to all the other first-year students for a job well done.


Dobbs and Schramm honored for involvement in public interest

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Congratulations to third-year law student Monika M. Dobbs and Assistant Director of Legal Career Services Sara Schramm for being named the recipients of Georgia Law's Public Interest Law Council's award for outstanding public interest or pro bono work as part of the organization's winter spotlight.


Lee and Rafi finish among the top in the nation at moot court competition

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Congratulations to third-year law students Meredith C. Lee and Michael T. Rafi for finishing as one of the top eight teams out of almost 200 teams across the country in the National Moot Court Competition.


Conference to explore the current state and future of international trade

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

On Feb. 18, the University of Georgia School of Law's Dean Rusk Center and the Terry College of Business will sponsor a daylong conference titled "The Future of International Trade: An American Perspective" that will explore where the United States currently stands and its future with regard to international trade. Beginning at 9:00 a.m., the event will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall.


Johnson receives National Women's Law Center fellowship

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Third-year law student Ashland J. Johnson was recently selected for a two-year law fellowship with the National Women's Law Center in the organization's Health and Reproductive Justice Department. Johnson was one of two law students to receive this fellowship after a nationwide application process. During the fellowship, Johnson will receive training in social justice advocacy and will focus on federal and state legislation that pertain to women's health and reproductive issues.

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