Michelle Ross, LLM '13, has received a commission as a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserve JAG Corps. Ms. Ross took her oath of office at GW Law, along with another alum, Ben Christian, JD '16.
Events ranged from the Dean's Reception at the Air and Space Museum to the University Commencement and the GW Law Diploma Ceremony.
GW Law successfully launched a new program this past semester, which offers students a semester-long immersion into the high-end world of New York's business and finance corporate practice.
6:00pm - 8:00pm
“Last year, the Black Law Students Association established brown bag lunches with professors. It was such a great experience because the professors were so willing to meet with us. The accessibility of the faculty here allowed us to move from ‘wouldn’t it be cool if…’ to actually making it happen.”
Olajumoke Obayanju, 3L
"My studies at GW prepared me exceptionally well for my current role. One course in particular covered every substantive topic I deal with on a day-to-day basis and helped distinguish me from other applicants.”
Matthew Conrad, LLM ’13
"Growing up in Puerto Rico, I explored an astonishingly diverse range of geological and biological habitats that fueled my passion for environmental issues.”
Adriana Vélez-León, 2L
"Last July, the GW Law SBA was named Student Bar Association of the Year by the American Bar Association. It’s really amazing to get national recognition for our work.”
George Soussou, 3L