Penn Law names Claire Devlin associate director of admissions

November 14, 2022

PENN CAREY LAW — The Francis J. & William Polk Carey JD/MBA Program welcomes Claire Devlin GEd’22 as the new Associate Director of Admissions. Devlin began her career in admissions at her alma mater, Wellesley College. After working there for three years, she came to Penn to pursue her Master of Science in Education in Higher Education.

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Drake Law appoints professor Melissa Weresh as Baum Chair of Ethics

November 14, 2022

BUSINESS RECORD — Melissa Weresh, Dwight D. Opperman Distinguished Professor of Law at Drake University, was recently named the Herb and Karen Baum Chair of Ethics in the Professions, the university announced. The faculty position guides students across the university in developing a personal commitment to the highest standards of ethics and ethical decision-making, according

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University of Akron Law Academic Success Program welcomes new faculty 

November 14, 2022

THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON — The Academic Success Program at The University of Akron School of Law started the fall term with a new team and a more robust program. With a new director and two new assistant directors, the department is back at full strength.

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Marquette Law appoints judge Derek Mosley director of Lubar Center

November 7, 2022

MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY — Derek Mosley, a judge of the Milwaukee Municipal Court for 20 years, has been named the director of Marquette University Law School’s Lubar Center for Public Policy Research and Civic Education, Marquette President Michael R. Lovell announced today. Mosley, who was appointed Municipal Court Judge in 2002 following a seven-year career as

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Florida International University Law adds experts in addiction and mental health to the faculty 

November 7, 2022

FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY — Against a backdrop of critically urgent discourse around addiction and mental health policy and a broad spectrum of environmental law issues, FIU’s College of Law has hired three assistant professors who are expanding FIU Law’s scholarship and teaching in these areas of national importance. 

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Indiana University Maurer Law community welcomes new dean Christiana Ochoa

November 2, 2022

INDIANA DAILY STUDENT — Christiana Ochoa was recently announced as the Dean of the Maurer School of Law. She is the first Latina dean of the law school. This announcement was celebrated by the Latinx student and staff community here at IU, as they expressed their support for her and look forward to the culture

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Albany Law names Damien Granderson alumni in residence

October 31, 2022

ALBANY LAW SCHOOL — At the heart of everything Damien Granderson ’03 shared with Albany Law School students was, “Know your why.” “As long as you know your why that will push you through adversity and failures that you will, inevitably, face,” Granderson said. “If you know your why it will provide you with the

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University of Houston Law Center appoints assistant professor Julian Cardenas as the director of the Center for U.S. and Mexican Law

October 24, 2022

UH LAW CENTER — Research Assistant Professor Julian Cardenas was recently appointed as the Director of the Center for U.S. and Mexican Law at the University of Houston Law Center. The Center for U.S. and Mexican Law, established in 2012, is the first independent research center in the United States dedicated to the study of Mexican law

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USC Gould Law adds professor Mugambi Jouet to the faculty

October 24, 2022

USC GOULD SCHOOL OF LAW — For Professor Mugambi Jouet, joining the USC Gould School of Law is a kind of homecoming after traveling, working and studying the history and application of criminal justice around the world. Jouet, associate professor of law, vacationed frequently in Los Angeles as a child to visit his father and is

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USC Gould Law welcomes professor Lee Epstein back to the faculty

October 24, 2022

USC GOULD SCHOOL OF LAW — For University Professor of Law and Political Science Lee Epstein, a political theory class discussion about a march of American neo-Nazis on Skokie, Ill. in 1977 was the breakthrough moment that led to a career as a political scientist. The march, proposed in a suburb of Chicago where dozens of

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