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Burch receives an award for her "Judging Multidistrict Litigation" article

Friday, January 22, 2016

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was selected as one of the co-winners of the sixth annual Fred C. Zacharias Memorial Prize for Scholarship in Professional Responsibility for her article "Judging Multidistrict Litigation" (90 New York University Law Review 71 (2015)). The other co-winner is Morris A. Ratner.


Service-Learning Fellows selected

Friday, January 22, 2016

Environmental Practicum Director Laurie A. Fowler was mentioned in Columns regarding being selected as one of 19 faculty members to begin a yearlong Service Learning Fellows program. She is leading a multidisciplinary initiative called Watershed UGA that will give students the opportunity to engage in service learning, undergraduate research and content knowledge using campus streams.



The Georgia Law Challenge

Thursday, January 21, 2016

The Georgia Law Challenge will match, dollar for dollar, all new and increased gifts to the Law School Fund received between July 1, 2015, and June 30, 2016.  With the challenge, the school’s goal is to double the Law School Fund this fiscal year - reaching the $2 million mark - and to award more in scholarship aid than ever before. We hope you will join the challenge to help educate the next generation of legal leaders who will enrich our communities - on a state, national and global level.


Kirby Smart coaching at UGA program 'where everybody knows the deal up front' on drug policy

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Georgia Athletic Association Professor  David E. Shipley was mentioned in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding his thoughts on an SEC committee's discussion of drug policies. The article was written by Marc Weiszer and published 1/20/16.


Georgia Law creates elite fellowship with Goddard Foundation gift; Full-tuition-plus law school scholarships to include professional development opportunities

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Georgia Law has established an elite fellowship program as a result of a $2 million founding gift from The John N. Goddard Foundation. Initially, the program will offer three law school students annually the opportunity to receive an educational experience including domestic and international externships and guided research experiences, opportunities to meet some of the country’s top legal leaders and a full tuition scholarship.

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