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Pillard Faces Senate Vote for Court of Appeals Seat

Pillard Faces Senate Vote for Court of Appeals Seat

The Senate Judiciary Committee will vote on Georgetown University Law Center professor Cornelia “Nina” Pillard’s confirmation to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Thursday. To be confirmed, Pillard must be approved by the committee, after which she will be presented to the full Senate, where she must[Read More…]

by September 17, 2013 0 comments City News, News
Law Dean Backs Third Year

Law Dean Backs Third Year

As part of his recent push for more affordable higher education, President Barack Obama recommended that law schools would be more cost effective if they offered two-year curriculums instead of the traditional three-year programs. “Can law schools maintain quality and keep good professors and sustain themselves without that third year?”[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments City News, News

SCS Move Downtown Set for August

The School of Continuing Studies will officially move to its new location in downtown D.C. in August, Provost Robert Groves announced in a university-wide email Thursday afternoon. The 91,000 square-foot space at 640 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., will house 1,100 degree and 2,000 non-degree students, 300 faculty and 100 staff members[Read More…]

by April 19, 2013 0 comments City News

Law School Scholar to Head AIDS Fund

Ambassador Mark Dybul (COL ’85, MED ’92), co-director of and distinguished scholar at Georgetown University Law Center’s O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, was appointed executive director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Nov. 15. According to a Law Center press release from that day, Dybul will begin[Read More…]

by November 23, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Law School Gives Stipends to Grads

With many graduates struggling to find jobs, the Law Center has announced that it is extending its program, giving stipends to graduates participating in internships for public interest organizations. The program provides students with $4,000 so that they can participate in law-related volunteer programs, according to Barbara Moulton, assistant dean[Read More…]

by November 11, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

International Law Center Opens in London

Georgetown University Law School traveled across the pond this year to establish the Center for Transnational Legal Studies. CTLS, which is the first institution of its kind focused on international and comparative law, opened its doors to students last month in London, England. According to the Web site, CTLC is[Read More…]

by October 10, 2008 0 comments City News, News