New report details how law students view online classes

June 28, 2023

REUTERS — Students who attend less-prestigious law schools are more receptive to online classes than their counterparts at elite schools, as are older students and those with caregiver responsibilities, a new study found.

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Concord Law School at Purdue University Global seeks bar exam eligibility for their online school

April 4, 2023

REUTERS — Indiana could become the second state to allow graduates of online law schools to take the bar exam.Concord Law School at Purdue University Global, which became the first online law school in the United States when it launched in 1998, is seeking a rule change from the Indiana Supreme Court that would enable its

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Law schools introduce new online and hybrid learning options

January 18, 2023

NATIONAL JURIST — Several law schools have either recently announced or plan to soon announce new online and hybrid options for law students, including Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Santa Clara University School of Law and William & Mary College of Law. The expansion into distance education and hybrid programs comes 15

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Florida Supreme Court hears breach of contract case after COVID-19 campus shutdown

November 14, 2022

INSIDE HIGHER ED — The Florida state Supreme Court announced Tuesday that it would hear a lawsuitagainst the University of South Florida over campus shutdowns and remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Law firm launches free online course to help first-generation and diverse law students

November 7, 2022

CISION PR NEWSWIRE — Winston & Strawn LLP today announced the launch of the Winston & Strawn Law School Experience, a free, virtual course created to help first-generation and diverse pre-law and law students enhance their academic performance in law school.

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Law School Survey of Student Engagement reports law students are comfortable and satisfied with online learning

November 3, 2022

INSIDE HIGHER ED — Law school students are increasingly both satisfied and comfortable with online learning, according to the 2022 Law School Survey of Student Engagement.

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Law School Survey of Student Engagement reports law students are comfortable and satisfied with online learning

October 28, 2022

INSIDE HIGHER ED — Law school students are increasingly both satisfied and comfortable with online learning, according to the 2022 Law School Survey of Student Engagement.

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Law firm launches online course to help first-generation and underrepresented law students succeed

October 28, 2022

CISION PR NEWSWIRE — Winston & Strawn LLP today announced the launch of the Winston & Strawn Law School Experience, a free, virtual course created to help first-generation and diverse pre-law and law students enhance their academic performance in law school.

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Fully online universities see influx of young students

October 24, 2022

INSIDE HIGHER ED — Big online universities experienced massive growth across the board during the pandemic. Southern New Hampshire, for example, grew from 135,000 students in March 2020 to 175,000 today, according to Paul LeBlanc, the institution’s president.

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Online course options gain popularity among law students

August 15, 2022

REUTERS — A new survey from the American Bar Association indicates that law students don’t find online class to be so bad after all, and may even at times prefer this approach. Slightly more than half of law students who participated in the survey—52%—said they would choose a Zoom class where everyone is remote over one that

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