University Arkansas of Law announces Dean’s Circle Award winners

June 21, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS NEWS — The U of A School of Law has announced the 2022 Dean’s Circle Award recipients. The awards were created to recognize faculty for their excellence in teaching and advising, research and scholarship, and public service, as well as a staff member for their commitment and dedication to students and the….

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UC Berkeley Law lecturer Nancy K. D. Lemon discusses work with domestic violence survivors

June 21, 2022

ABA JOURNAL — Anyone who’s studied domestic violence law is likely familiar with the woman who pioneered its study in law schools, wrote the textbook Domestic Violence Law and regularly testifies as a domestic violence expert witness. In a practice area most attorneys agree is emotionally draining and personally trying, Nancy K.D. Lemon has shown….

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Case Western Reserve Law radio program features international law professors who inspired Blood & Treasure television series

June 21, 2022

CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW — It’s said that truth is sometimes more exciting than fiction. In a recent broadcast of Case Western Reserve University School of Law’s public radio program, “Talking Foreign Policy,” host Michael Scharf, dean of the law school, talked with four international lawyers whose real-life adventures helped inspire the….

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Case Western Reserve Law professor Cathy Lesser Mansfield debuts opera The Sparks Fly Upward

June 21, 2022

CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW — Cathy Lesser Mansfield is a faculty member at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. She’s also the librettist and composer of the opera The Sparks Fly Upward, which has its Cleveland premiere at the Milton and Tamar Maltz Performing Arts Center June 9-12.

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UDC Law professor Marcy L. Karin receives Fulbright Scholar award

June 21, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA — The U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board have selected UDC Law Professor Marcy L. Karin as the Fulbright Scotland Distinguished Scholar at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at University of Edinburgh.

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University of Florida Law professor Jason Nance named dean of SMU Dedman Law

June 17, 2022

DALLAS BUSINESS JOURNAL — An associate dean at the University of Florida’s Levin School of Law who has ties to Texas has been selected to guide the school beginning in August.

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UMass Law professor Irene Scharf receives award from Connecticut Senator honoring her retirement

June 17, 2022

UMASS — Every student remembers a teacher who inspired them, and that is no different for a Connecticut Senator. Upon hearing of UMass Law’s Professor Irene Scharf’s retirement, former student Dennis Bradley sponsored Professor Scharf to receive, from the State of Connecticut Senate, an Official Citation of Congratulations.

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University of the Pacific McGeorge Law faculty honored for teaching and service

June 17, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC — Students in McGeorge’s Class of 2022 voted, and the results are in for McGeorge’s annual Professor of the Year awards. Cary Bricker won Full-Time Professor of the Year, Jocelyn Blinn won Part-Time Professor of the Year, Marcie Paolinelli won MPP and MPA Professor of the Year, and Lindsay Harrington won….

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Penn Law highlights cross-disciplinary joint degrees

June 17, 2022

PENN LAW — University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School students and faculty members continue to push and transcend the bounds of traditional legal thought through innovative pursuit of cross-disciplinary study. With 35 joint degree and certificate programs to choose from, Penn Carey Law students have ample opportunity to engage in the most exciting emerging fields….

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Penn Law associate dean Eleanor Barrett named deputy director of American Law Institute

June 17, 2022

PENN LAW — Eleanor Barrett L’05, Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs, has been named the next Deputy Director at the American Law Institute (ALI).

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