Urban Fellows Program Information Session Set for Tuesday, March 28

The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth is accepting applications for the 2017-18 Urban Fellows Program. The application deadline is Monday, April 3. Law students with an interest in urban issues such as land use, growth management, environmental law, educational policy, transportation, affordable housing, race, etc. are encouraged to apply. Learn more at an information session… Read more »

Student Bar Association Elections: Voting March 27-31 via TWEN

SBA Board elections are in full swing. The voting window closes at 6 p.m. Friday, March 31. The 2017-18 SBA Board will be announced at the Barristers’ Ball on Saturday, April 1. To vote, log on to lawschool.westlaw.com, click on the TWEN link from the top browsing bar, and then you should see a TWEN page titled “2017 SBA… Read more »

STLA Tryouts Set for April 9

Student Trial Lawyers Association will be having its annual tryouts on Sunday, April 9, in Room 134. If you want to try out you must sign-up outside the STLA office, Room 444. Visit the TWEN page “STLA Spring Try-Out 2017” to download the problem. The problem also is available outside the STLA office.

“Legacy of Malcolm X” Monday, Feb. 20

Join MLSA, MSA, BLSA, and NLG for “Legacy of Malcolm X and the Continuing Struggle for Universal Human Rights” at 5:45 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, in the Ceremonial Courtroom on the lower level. Following a reception, Edward Ahmed Mitchell, the executive director of CAIR Georgia, will deliver the keynote address at 6:30 p.m. and then a panel will discuss the legacy… Read more »

Thursday, Feb. 23 – next session of Bioethics at the Movies

Join the Student Health Law Association and the Center for Law, Health & Society for the 11th Annual Bioethics at the Movies Series! This popular noontime series features clips from contemporary movies and TV shows and discussion on a range of interesting issues in law and bioethics moderated by health law professors. Lunch is provided. Time: 11:45 am – 1:00 pm Location: Classroom 341   2017 Series Thursday, Feb. 2 GROUNDHOG DAY Wildly Human: Politics, Stereotypes and Bioethics… Read more »

Street Closures for Filming Today, Jan. 31

Universal Studios will be filming scenes Monday-Tuesday, Jan. 30-31, for the movie, Pitch Perfect 3, near 85 Park Place. The following streets and sidewalks will be closed both days:

Filming Near 85 Park Place Feb. 2-3

The TV series “Greeleaf” will be filming at 55 Park Place NE, Woodruff Park, and The W Hotel Thursday-Friday, Feb. 2-3. Intermediate Traffic Control will be performed on Park Place NE as well as Auburn Ave. In addition, the production has requested the following road and lane closures:

Park Place NE Sidewalk and Street Closed Friday, Jan. 27

“MacGyver” will be filming on Park Place NE from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27. During this time, take caution and be aware of sidewalk restrictions. There will be intermittent pedestrian control on the sidewalks of Park Place NE, as well as a full street closure. City of Atlanta police officers will ensure public safety and access… Read more »

Traffic Alert Tomorrow, Jan. 20

There will likely be traffic delays Friday, Jan. 20, in light of planned marches, including one starting at Centennial Park at 10:30 a.m. and continuing through the downtown area. There is also likely to be a high volume of traffic as visitors travel to Atlanta for the Sunday, Jan. 22, Falcons-Packers game at the Georgia Dome. Traffic delays also… Read more »

Bring Your Laptop to Mandatory Orientation Monday, Jan. 23

Please bring your laptop to the mandatory spring orientation for first-year students on Monday, Jan. 23. As a reminder, there are two sessions: 9:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. in the Ceremonial Courtroom on the Lower Level and 6-8:15 p.m. in Room 341. You must attend one session. Failure to attend will result in a hold on your… Read more »