LSAC Survey: A look at the experiences of LGBTQ+ law school applicants and students

June 22, 2022

LSAC — When navigating the law school enrollment journey, LGBTQ+ candidates face the challenging task of meeting two important criteria: finding a law school that meets their academic and professional needs while also providing a culture that will support their full authentic selves both inside and outside of the classroom.

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Thousands of Students Will Face Long COVID. Schools Need to Plan Now

June 22, 2022

EDUCATION WEEK — School has wrapped up for the year, affording educators a moment to heave a sigh of relief. But now, as they dive into planning for next year, a big challenge looms, and most aren’t facing it: How will they support the students who will struggle daily with long COVID?

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Baylor Law students participate in legal boot camp run by local assistant district attorney

June 21, 2022

BAYLOR UNIVERSITY LAW — How does a winning trial attorney ensure that the jurors are well-suited to decide the specific case on trial? That is the objective of a successful voir dire—and the aim of ADA Ryan Calvert’s first-ever Voir Dire Boot Camp offered to Baylor Law students in May 2022.

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University of Chicago Law graduates share experiences at the school

June 21, 2022

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LAW SCHOOL — After they graduate on June 4, members of the Class of 2022 will also carry with them memories of special moments, often involving classmates or professors. We have excerpted a few of their favorites below.

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University of Cincinnati Law Help Center assists local residents facing eviction

June 21, 2022

UC NEWS — It’s all about whether a landlord can evict a tenant, and if rent hasn’t been paid it’s pretty cut and dry, says Caleigh Harris, a third-year law student at the University of Cincinnati. The vast majority of tenants facing eviction in Hamilton County go through legal proceedings without a lawyer and many turn to….

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George Washington University Law launches partnership with Justice Innovation Lab

June 21, 2022

GW LAW — Justice Innovation Lab and George Washington University Law School have launched a first-of-its-kind partnership JIL @ GW in which students work with practitioners to help solve some of the justice system’s most pressing and complex problems.

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Family and friends of 2022 Harvard Law graduates reflect on commencement

June 17, 2022

HARVARD LAW TODAY — A jubilant Class of 2022 and their proud families celebrated their long-awaited in-person commencement ceremony at Harvard Law School on Thursday, May 25. With faculty, friends, and family looking on, the graduating J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. students processed across Holmes Field to receive their diplomas.

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Hofstra Law students receive bar diversity fellowships

June 17, 2022

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL — Eight first-year Hofstra Law students have been chosen for 2022 Bar Diversity Fellowships from the Nassau County Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association. Students will have the opportunity to gain experience working at one of the participating law firms.

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Recent Howard Law graduate Kimberly Martin discusses her journey to graduation

June 17, 2022

HOWARD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW — Being born to two heroin-addicted parents and having to go through withdrawals as an infant, it’s a wonder that I am here. I am reminded daily that, statistically, none of this was ever in the cards for me. Losing my mom at five and my dad just a few….

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Lewis & Clark Law Criminal Justice Reform Clinic students reflect on Black Oregonian Pardon Project

June 17, 2022

LEWIS & CLARK LAW SCHOOL — The Criminal Justice Reform Clinic (CJRC) provides law students an opportunity to get hands-on experience with criminal justice issues in Oregon.

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