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Submissions from 2011

UGA School of Law Professor Larry Thompson elected a director of Washington Post Company, (June 10, 2011)

UGA experts available to offer commentary on the prosecution of Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic, (May 31, 2011)

Former Deputy AG Larry Thompson to join UGA School of Law faculty, (May 17, 2011)

Distinguished international law scholar to join UGA School of Law faculty, (May 4, 2011)

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to deliver law graduation address, (May 2, 2011)

Georgia Law moot court team finishes among the top in world, (May 2, 2011)

Georgia Law prevails at intrastate moot court competition, (April 28, 2011)

Candlelight memorial service will be held for faculty, staff, students; Wilner to be remembered, (April 26, 2011)

UGA to present lecture by author Tomiko Brown-Nagin on Atlanta civil rights movement, (April 11, 2011)

UGA hosts conference on careers in sustainability, (April 7, 2011)

UGA School of Law student organization sponsors benefit auction, (March 24, 2011)

UGA forum to focus on human health in global societies; Khan to deliver keynote address, (March 23, 2011)

UGA School of Law to host sixth annual public interest law conference, (March 21, 2011)

UGA graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation; Georgia Law ranks among the nation's leading public law schools, (March 15, 2011)

UGA School of Law Sibley lecturer to assess financial reform bill, (March 15, 2011)

Supreme Court of Georgia Chief Justice Hunstein to speak at UGA School of Law, (March 1, 2011)

UGA conference to explore Savannah harbor expansion and other coastal issues, (February 18, 2011)

UGA law professor Randy Beck named the inaugural holder of the Marshall Chair, (February 18, 2011)

Georgia Law to host re-enactment of legal case that desegregated UGA followed by legal panel, (February 14, 2011)

Conference to explore the current state and future of international trade, (February 2, 2011)

Former DOJ Deputy Attorney General Larry Thompson to teach at Georgia Law, (February 1, 2011)

UGA Alumni Association announces 2011 Bulldog 100 Rankings; two Georgia Law alumni recognized, (January 24, 2011)

Conference to explore intellectual property law protection at global level, (January 18, 2011)

UGA School of Law’s Tricia Hackleman honored for exemplary work, (January 6, 2011)

Submissions from 2010

Fifth UGA School of Law graduate in seven years selected to clerk for the U.S. Supreme Court, (December 3, 2010)

Former Georgia lieutenant governor and noted legal journalist to teach at Georgia Law this spring, (December 3, 2010)

UGA ranked fourth highest producer of Fulbright Scholars; recipients include School of Law professor, (November 15, 2010)

Keenan's Kids Foundation Announces Winners of the 10th Annual Law Student Closing Argument Competition, (November 12, 2010)

Georgia Law defeats Florida in moot court competition, (November 11, 2010)

UGA to mark 50th anniversary of desegregation in 2011; legal issues panel to feature 1970 Georgia Law alumnus Robert Benham, (November 8, 2010)

Laurie Fowler receives Ogden Doremus Award for Excellence in Environmental Law, (October 29, 2010)

UGA School of Law hosts conference on nuclear non-proliferation, (October 27, 2010)

Inaugural class of UGA Board of Visitors includes elected officials, business and community leaders; six Georgia Law alumni, (October 14, 2010)

Political commentator Paul Begala to speak at UGA, (October 14, 2010)

UGA School of Law hosts lecture on international business law, (October 14, 2010)

Former U.S. ambassador to Romania to share how the country has emerged as the new Italy, (October 6, 2010)

UGA Homecoming Week packed with activities for students, alumni and fans, (October 1, 2010)

UGA School of Law hosts lecture on the fight against fraud, (September 22, 2010)

UGA School of Law hosts "Robes in the Schools" program, (September 14, 2010)

UGA School of Law hosts U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, (September 8, 2010)

Academic credentials for UGA School of Law entering class continue to climb, (August 16, 2010)

Faculty and staff assume new posts at the School of Law, (July 13, 2010)

Brumby receives UGA School of Law's Distinguished Service Scroll Award, (June 24, 2010)

Former U.S. Solicitor General Walter Dellinger to deliver law graduation address, (April 23, 2010)

Georgia Law captures top four finish at national moot court competition; wins Jessup regional, (April 20, 2010)

Georgia Law ranks among the nation's leading public law schools, (April 15, 2010)

UGA law professor available to comment on the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Stevens and what qualifications may be looked for in his replacement, (April 13, 2010)

Georgia Law dominates moot court at both state and national levels, (April 12, 2010)

UGA law school to host forums on federal public service and homelessness, (April 5, 2010)

CANCELED - Symposium to explore security and justice efforts in India, (March 30, 2010)