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Three faculty members receive 2021 Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, including the law school's Jonathan Peters

Monday, April 5, 2021

Three University of Georgia faculty members have been named recipients of the Richard B. Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, which recognize outstanding instruction by faculty members early in their academic careers. Associate Professor Jonathan Peters, who holds a courtesy appointment in the School of Law, is among this year's recipients. The Russell Foundation established the Russell Awards during the 1991-1992 academic year to honor the late U.S. Sen. Richard B. Russell. 


Virtual Charter Lecture to feature Regents’ Professors, including the law school's Diane Marie Amann

Monday, April 5, 2021

The Spring 2021 Charter Lecture will feature four University of Georgia faculty members who were recently named Regents’ Professors, an honor bestowed by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents to faculty whose scholarship or creative activity is recognized both nationally and internationally as innovative and pace-setting. The School of Law's Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann will be among this year's presenters. The virtual lecture will take place on April 6 at 3:30 p.m., and it is free and open to the public.


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Hellerstein presents as part of Vienna University of Economics and Business conference

Friday, April 2, 2021

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein presented as part of the “Taxable Persons and Related Issues in VAT Law” panel at the “Court of Justice of the European Union: Recent VAT Case Law” conference at the Vienna University of Economics and Business during March.


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Mangan receives grant for Criminal Law Drafting textbook

Friday, April 2, 2021

Legal Writing Instructor Jean Mangan was recently awarded a Continuous Improvement Grant from Affordable Learning Georgia, a University System of Georgia initiative to promote student success by supporting the implementation of affordable alternatives to expensive commercial textbooks, particularly Open Educational Resources (OER) and open textbooks. Mangan will use the grant to create a textbook for her Criminal Law Drafting class with law student assistance.


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Amann presents on international courts

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented as part of the “International Courts and Their Role in Cross-Border Criminal Prosecutions” panel at the annual symposium of the George Washington University International Law Review.

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