Georgia Law possesses an impressive collection of more than 70 portraits of famous Georgians, former deans and faculty members, as well as accomplished alumni.
The law school's Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy will host Middle Eastern scholar Ramin Jahanbegloo, who will speak on democracy and nonviolence in Iran, on April 14 at 3:30 p.m. in Classroom A (120) of Hirsch Hall. The event is free and open to the public.
Home Depot executive Teresa Wynn Roseborough will present “It’s Time to Try Defying Gravity – One Woman’s Thoughts on Having it All” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 32nd Edith House Lecturer on April 9 at 3:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall. The event is free and open to the public.
Congratulations to third-year student Lindsay Sain Jones who recently participated in a panel titled "Wilderness Planning" at the Role of Planning in Federal Land Management Conference at the George Washington University Law School during March. Notably, Jones was the only law student serving on a panel at this academic symposium.
University of Georgia graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2015 edition of America's Best Graduate Schools. The School of Law moved up to rank 29th, the College of Education moved up to rank 33rd and the Terry College of Business moved up to rank 48th.
Congratulations to third-year student A. Warren Adegunle who recently won the Center for Alcohol Policy's 6th Annual Essay Contest, which is intended to foster debate, analysis and examination of state alcohol regulation. The essay topic concerned the 80th anniversary of the 21st Amendment and whether or not the amendment has achieved its intended purpose.