Launching a New Lawyering Lab for First-Year Students
The Lawyering Lab will be a one-week course required of first-year law students. The goal of the lab is introducing students to “real world” lawyering skills, which will be valuable in a variety of legal practice situations.
American Legal System 101 for Spokane refugees
When Gonzaga Law Professor Megan Ballard organized a half-day workshop for refugees on American law and justice, 180 newcomers turned out to hear from a judge, police officer, public defenders and a prosecutor (several of them Gonzaga graduates).
Statement on the California Task Force on Admissions Regulation Recommendations (TFARR)
The Steering Committee of the Association of American Law Schools’ Deans Forum has issued a statement on the proposal by the Task Force on Admissions Regulation Recommendations (TFARR) of the State Bar of California to change the requirements for taking the California Bar Examination.
VALLEY NEWS LIVE – A shortage of attorneys is a problem being experienced in rural areas across the State. However, UND’s Law School has started the “Rural Justice Program” to help solve the problem.Read More
KSHB (NBC, KANSAS CITY) – A murder conviction was overturned and it was in large part because of the work by a University of Kansas law student and Shawnee native.Read More
THE WASHINGTON POST – This week, the firm predicted that higher education will stabilize, for the first time post-recession, allowing more predictability in operating budgets.Read More