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Gullah Geechee Series Part Three: Preserving Daufuskie Island

Friday, January 16, 2015

Martin Chair of Law James C. Smith was quoted in a Georgia Public Broadcasting News article regarding the repercussions of heirs’ property rights. The article was written by Gabrielle Ware and published 1/16/15.


UGA to celebrate 230th anniversary with series of Founders Day events; former Associate Dean Kurtz to deliver lecture

Monday, January 12, 2015

UGA will observe its 230th anniversary in 2015, and the UGA Alumni Association will celebrate the occasion by hosting a weeklong series of events, including the 13th annual Founders Day Lecture on Jan. 26 at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel. Paul M. Kurtz, associate dean and professor emeritus for the UGA School of Law, will present the lecture, titled “A New York Yankee in Abraham Baldwin’s Court: (Almost) Fifty Years Behind 'Enemy' Lines.”


Rodrigues named associate dean for faculty development at Georgia Law

Friday, January 9, 2015

Georgia Law’s Usha Rodrigues has been named the school’s new associate dean for faculty development. In this role, she will work closely with the law school’s faculty, especially its untenured professors, to expand and promote scholarly activities. “I am pleased Usha, an accomplished scholar, will be serving in this position,” said Georgia Law Dean Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge. “I believe our faculty will benefit greatly from her knowledge, work ethic and experience and that she will be able to assist our professors with their scholarly pursuits.”


Huge Constitutional questions await Supreme Court in 2015

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Associate Professor Sonja R. West was quoted in the National Law Journal regarding cases which will be argued before the U.S. Supreme Court in 2015. The article was written by Marcia Coyle and published 1/7/15.


Georgia Law to host Ebola panel covering domestic and international issues

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Georgia Law’s Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy will host a panel discussion on domestic and international issues relating to the Ebola virus on Jan. 21 at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on North Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

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