World Court Judge to speak at UGA School of Law

Monday, March 26, 2012

International Court of Justice Judge Joan E. Donoghue will deliver "The Role of the World Court Today" as Georgia Law's 108th Sibley Lecturer on April 3 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. During her presentation, Donoghue will discuss the continuing role of the World Court in light of the evolution of international law and the creation of other courts and tribunals.


Communications professionals win awards for their PR efforts

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Georgia Law was one of eight units on campus that received an Award of Excellence in the media relations projects category for "50 Years of Courage: Celebrating Desegregation at UGA" at the 2012 Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District III awards competition last month in Atlanta.


UGA graduate programs ranked well by U.S. News & World Report

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

University of Georgia graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation, according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2013 edition of America's Best Graduate Schools. The School of Law was one of the programs recognized in the report with an overall ranking of 34th, placing it among the top 13 public law schools in the nation and among the top three public schools in the Southeast.


Georgia Law wins two regional tournaments; advances to nationals in three

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Georgia Law recently took home the top trophy during the regional rounds of the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition, held in Atlanta, and at the Texas Bar Association National Trial Competition, held in Memphis, Tenn., earning the right to advance to the national level for both competitions. The school also earned the right to compete in the national rounds of the Transactional LawMeet after placing second at regionals.


Conference to explore balance between sustainability and Georgia’s economic growth

Monday, March 19, 2012

Georgia Law's 24th Annual Red Clay Conference will address how to balance the long-term sustainability of Georgia's ecosystems with efforts to stabilize and improve its economy. Starting at 8:30 a.m. on March 23, this daylong symposium will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall and will cover market-based conservation, managing the impact of non-indigenous species, longleaf pine restoration and possible changes to the federal endangered species list.

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