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UGA Alumni Association to present awards, White to receive faculty award and Blanchard to receive alumni award

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

The University of Georgia Alumni Association will present six awards to alumni, friends and faculty during its 78th annual Alumni Awards Luncheon on April 17. The awards will recognize individuals who have demonstrated a deep commitment to bettering the university. Rebecca Hanner White is receiving the Faculty Service Award. The Alumni Merit Award will be presented to James H. Blanchard (LL.B.'65) and C.L. Morehead Jr.


UGA to celebrate Honors Week April 13-17, law school to hold its ceremony April 17

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

The University of Georgia will celebrate the achievements of its students, faculty, staff and alumni in a series of events during Honors Week, April 13-17. UGA's tradition of celebrating achievement dates back to the 1930s, when then-Chancellor S.V. Sanford set aside a day to recognize outstanding students. In 2011, the event was expanded to a full week to accommodate events recognizing faculty, staff and alumni across campus. The law school will hold its Awards Day ceremony on April 17 at 3 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom.


Can Rap Lyrics Send You to Jail? If You're a Young Black Male, Yes.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Associate Professor Andrea L. Dennis was quoted in The Daily Beast regarding her thoughts on defendants being prosecuted using rap lyrics they have authored. The article was written by Lewis Beale and published 4/6/15.


Carol Watson publishes article in Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society

Monday, April 6, 2015

Law Library Director Carol A. Watson has published “The Open Access Advantage for American Law Reviews” in 97 Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society 4 (2015) (with J. Donovan and C. Osborne).


Carol Watson receives Outstanding Article Award

Friday, April 3, 2015

Congratulations to Law Library Director Carol A. Watson, who was recognized by the American Association of Law Libraries’ Academic Law Libraries Special Interest Section with the Outstanding Article Award for her article “The Open Access Advantage for American Law Reviews” in 3A Edison: Law and Technology 1 (2015) (with J. Donovan and C. Osborne).

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