U.S. District Court Judge Steve Jones to deliver Georgia Law commencement speech

Friday, April 24, 2015

Steve C. Jones, U.S. District Court judge for the Northern District of Georgia, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Georgia School of Law’s Commencement on May 16 at 10 a.m. on the North Campus quadrangle in front of the law school. A 1987 graduate of Georgia Law, Jones was nominated by President Barack Obama and sworn in as a District Court judge in 2011. In the event of rain, graduation will be moved to Stegeman Coliseum. Notification of a change in venue will be made via the law school's website. For those unable to attend the ceremony, the event will be streamed live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/georgia-law .


Candlelight memorial service will be held for UGA faculty, staff, students; Dan White to be remembered

Monday, April 20, 2015

Twenty-six University of Georgia faculty, staff and students who died since last April will be honored at the university’s annual candlelight memorial service April 28 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel. UGA President Jere W. Morehead will lead the service, called “Georgia Remembers … a Candlelight Memorial.” Names of each of the 15 students and 11 faculty and staff members will be read aloud, followed by a toll of the Chapel bell and the lighting of a candle.


2015 Awards Day Ceremony

Monday, April 20, 2015

Congratulations to all who were honored during the law school's 2015 Awards Day. This annual event provides an opportunity for the Georgia Law community to pause and recognize the many achievements of its students, faculty and recent graduates.


Amick wins Russell Competition

Monday, April 13, 2015

Congratulations to first-year law student Caitlin Amick for winning the 2015 Richard B. Russell Moot Court Competition and to all of the first-year law students who made this year’s tournament such a success. Amick also received the Morehead Best Oralist Award.


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.

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