In recognition of the generous gift from the Dee J. Kelly Foundation—named for the late, distinguished alumnus of GW Law—the law school is renaming the Law Learning Center in his honor.
In a new SCOTUSblog post, Professor Theresa A. Gabaldon writes that the "most interesting aspect of" SCOTUS decision this week in SEC whistleblower case "was the court's handling of Chevron" in her analysis of the Digital Realty Trust v. Somers opinion.
GW Today paid tribute to Ms. Cooper Cafritz, JD '71, an outspoken social activist who was a champion of the arts and education in Washington, D.C. She passed away on Sunday, February 18.
Watch Professor Rosen interview Justice Ginsburg on C-SPAN about "unconscious bias," the "Me Too" movement, and other social movements over the last century.
"One of my first weeks at GW Law, I heard Justice Ginsburg speak on campus for Constitution Day. My 3L year, Justice Alito judged the Van Vleck Moot Court Competition, and I got to meet him. It's easy to have that kind of access and ease here."
Amy Pearlman, JD '17
"I think we all realize that 10-15 years from now, we’ll be partners in the same legal community and we’ll rely on each other. That sense of collegiality really starts here."
Caleb Raymond, JD '17
"The professors here have an open-door policy for students. Even if your goals are not necessarily in their field, they’re truly interested in helping you along your path."
Maria Soledad Sternke, JD '17
"As evening students, we get a lot of resources from the administration. They’re cognizant of our concerns and flexible in helping us keep good relationships with our employers but still focus on our school work."
Patrick Eagan-Van Meter, JD '17