Holmes-Hunter Lecture delivered by Justice Verda Colvin (J.D.'90)


The Honorable Verda M. Colvin, a Georgia Supreme Court justice and UGA School of Law alumna, will present the 2023 Holmes-Hunter Lecture. 

Named in honor of Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Hamilton Holmes Sr., the first African American students to attend the University of Georgia, the lecture is sponsored by the Office of the President and focuses on race relations, civil rights and education. It has been held annually since 1985.

Hines Jurist in Residence Lecture with Justice Verda Colvin

The Hines Jurist in Residence Lecture will be delivered by Georgia Supreme Court Justice Verda Colvin (J.D.'90). Her talk is titled "Leadership in the 21st Century and Beyond: Where are the lawyers?" As a School of Law graduate herself, Justice Colvin will challenge our community to think nationally and globally about our place in our world as lawyers and our obligation to the greater good. 

A reception will follow the lecture.

Red Clay Conference


The Red Clay Conference is an annual student-run conference at the University of Georgia School of Law, established to increase public awareness of environmental issues. The 35th annual conference is titled Climate Change Innovation: Stakeholders and Tools and will discuss climate change stakeholders and identify the legal tools they are using to combat climate change. The conference will be held Friday, February 10, from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on the UGA campus. 

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