Posts Categorized: Announcements
Please read the entirety of this message as there is important information related to the bar exam. As a reminder, there are two mandatory events that you need to be aware of. Tuesday, October 9, 5-5:45 p.m. Applying for the Georgia Bar. The Director of the Office of Bar Admissions for the Supreme Court of Georgia, Heidi Faenza, will… Read more »
Register by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28 for The Swing Justice: Reflections on the Career of Justice Anthony Kennedy at the College of Law 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Panelists Adam Liptak, Supreme Court correspondent for The New York Times; Nina Totenberg, Legal Affairs Correspondent, at NPR; Eugene Volokh of… Read more »
Please be mindful of food items in your lockers, making sure items are sealed and not kept for an extended period. There is an ongoing ant problem that has migrated to the lockers and we are trying to get it under control.
The University has restructured the academic calendar so that the University does not open for business after the winter break until January 7. All classes are set to start on January 14. Typically, the College of Law would start on January 7, but with all units closed (including financial aid) until January 7, it would… Read more »
1L Election Speeches are Wednesday, Sept. 12 at noon and 5 p.m. in Room 342. Candidates in contested positions MUST give speeches at both time slots or have someone give their speech in their absence. Speeches will also be recorded and posted online for students unable to join in person.
The student body is voting on proposed amendments to the SBA Constitution through 5 p.m. Sept. 28. All students have been added to a TWEN voting page where the current constitution and proposed amendment information is posted. Please make sure you see a voting page on your TWEN page and review the proposed amendments. Questions? Email… Read more »
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement raises questions about the future of Roe v. Wade and how any changes to the federal law could impact women’s access to abortion and to reproductive health care more generally. States could play a larger role in regulation of reproductive health if Roe were reversed. Panelists will explore the… Read more »
The Deans Forum is Thursday, Nov. 1 at 5 p.m. (Room 304). Join Dean Wendy Hensel, Associate Deans Jessica Gabel Cino, Kris Niedringhaus and Lisa Bliss, as well as Assistant Dean Dawn Gamadanis and our new Associate Dean of Students, Alexis Martinez, who will answer any questions you may have.
As part of the 2018-19 Student Tech Fee Funds, we are pleased to introduce MindMeister to the College of Law! MindMeister is an online graphic organizer/mindmapping/concept mapping tool with the ability to share and collaborate with others. The purchase of MindMeister is a direct result of student requests.