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Blake D. Morant at the AALS Annual Meeting 2016

Training Future Legal Educators

June 10, 2016
Three GW Law community members are sharing their expertise at an AALS event for new law professors.
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WBA Names Associate Dean Alfreda Robinson to Board of Directors

June 07, 2016
Associate Dean Robinson will help guide one of the nation's oldest African American bar associations.
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GW Law Community Plays Large Role at AALS Clinical Conference

June 06, 2016
Faculty members shared their expertise in Baltimore to advance clinical education.
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Phi Beta Kappa Names Former GW Law Dean as New CEO

June 01, 2016
Frederick M. Lawrence will lead the prestigious academic honor society.
Photo of the NCMA award winners

NCMA Chapter Recognizes GW Alumni

May 27, 2016
Three recent graduates won awards for outstanding academic achievement in the field of government contracts.
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Committed to Service

May 23, 2016
The university honored Professor Miriam Galston with the Oscar and Shoshana Trachtenberg Prize for Service.
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In Memoriam: John R.W.D. Jones QC, LLM '98

May 20, 2016
The renowned international criminal lawyer, who helped shape the field, passed away in April.
Photos of David Buchen and Bruce Sewell

Two GW Law Alums Named "Outstanding General Counsel"

May 20, 2016
David Buchen, JD '89, and Bruce Sewell, JD '86, are respectively the top legal officers at Altavis PLC and Apple, Inc.
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Elizabeth Ewert Appointed Associate Dean of Students

May 11, 2016
Ms. Ewert will leverage her years of experience to provide students with academic, co-curricular, and personal assistance.
Professor Christopher R. Yukins

Providing Expertise At Home and Abroad

May 09, 2016
One GW Law Professor has now testified before both the U.S. Congress and EU Parliament on issues of procurement and trade.
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Class Assignment: Free a Man from Prison

May 06, 2016
GW Magazine chronicles how alumni Courtney Francik and Bart Sheard petitioned President Obama to commute a man's sentence—and he did.
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Four Questions With Diploma Ceremony Speaker Gregory Garre

May 04, 2016
Mr. Garre explains why he's looking forward to Commencement and what he'd be doing if he wasn't practicing law.
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Adjunct Professor Kuyomars "Q" Golparvar Wins "Spark a Life" Award

April 29, 2016
Mr. Golparvar also recently began work as an immigration judge at the EOIR.
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3Ls Dane Shikman and Julia Haigney Named to "Top Law Students" List

April 28, 2016
Tipping the Scales profiled "The Top Law Students From The Class of 2016."
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Balancing the Books

April 28, 2016
Alumna Kyle Zimmer’s nonprofit, First Book, is pooling the buying power of educators and families in need to change the face of—and the access to—children’s publishing.

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