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National Conference of Constitutional Law Scholars
The University of Arizona College of Law’s William H. Rehnquist Center will host the National Conference of Constitutional Law Scholars on March 16-17, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona. Adrian Vermeule , professor of constitutional law at Harvard Law School, will deliver...
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Starting a new career can be an exhilarating—and intimidating—experience. In addition to learning the job, every workplace runs on a set of unwritten rules that can drastically effect your success. That’s why University of Arizona Law alumnus Matt Schmidt (’10),...
Brenda Burman

Image via U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Brenda Burman (‘96) has been unanimously confirmed as the commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. She is the first woman to lead the agency. Burman previously served as the bureau’s deputy commissioner for external and intergovernmental affairs and as...
Step Up to Justice
This is a portion of a story originally published by the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship . Step Up to Justice, an organization that provides civil legal services to low-income individuals in Pima County, won first place in the UA McGuire...
University of Arizona Law Veteran's Advocacy Clinic

From left: Law fellow Lori Lewis, veteran and UA student Erick Hernandez, students Amanda Ehredt and Zoey Kotzambasis, VALC director Kristine Huskey, and veteran and student Nick Hamilton (Photo: Drew Bourland/UA News)

This story originally published on UA News . "All rise!" Tucson City Court Judge Michael Pollard walked into Courtroom No. 4, black robe billowing around his slight frame. Rather than heading to the judge's bench and issuing the customary order,...
DAPL Divestment Delegation

University of Arizona SJD candidate Michelle Cook (far left), joined by LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, Tara Houska, and Jackie Fielder in Norway as part of DAPL divestment delegation. *Image courtesy of Teena Pugliese, Women's Indigenous Media

The International Human Rights Workshop at University of Arizona Law’s Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program is working with the Water Protectors Legal Collective to develop an international human rights response to the legal and human rights concerns facing “water...
Shannon Keller O’Loughlin (’01) has been named executive director of the Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA), a nonprofit advocacy organization whose mission is to improve the well-being of American Indian and Alaska Natives in the areas of education, health,...
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As part of University of Arizona Law's 2017 Homecoming festivities, learn about how your legacy of public and community service lives on in the present generation of law students at Proud Legacy, Promising Future: Arizona Law Public Interest Advocacy ,...
University of Arizona Law 3L Joshua Messick earned the 2017 International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) Shannon Bybee Scholarship for his Arizona Law Review article, Rejecting the Zero-Sum Game in Daily Fantasy Sports . Scholarly research papers submitted for the...
BA in Law students from Ocean University of China at the University of Arizona
This fall the University of Arizona welcomed to campus 14 Bachelor of Arts in Law students from the dual degree program at Ocean University of China in Qingdao, China. The students, all juniors, are the first from Ocean University travel...