UMass Law student Shayla Mombeleur to receive 2017 Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. Scholarship from Massachusetts Bar Association
It has long been her dream to attend law school with an aim to help the most vulnerable in society.
Commencement 2017 honorees announced
NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg, Southern Poverty Law Center founder Morris Dees, MacArthur Foundation Managing Director Cecilia Conrad to be awarded honorary degrees. Obama White House Chief Photographer and Dartmouth native Pete Souza, author and LGBT activist Jennifer Finney Boylan to receive Chancellor’s Medals.
Drew on Gorsuch quoted by Ms. Magazine blog
Ms. Magazine blog quotes Professor Drew on record on women's issues of Judge Neil Gorsuch, since confirmed to Supreme Court
Professor Vachon delivers ARNIE talk on multinational business and women's rights
Professor Christyne J. Vachon delivers campus ARNIE talk on impact of U.S. multinational business on women's rights
UMass Law student’s patient safety ideas win national award for legal writing
Mary Chaffee ’17 is one of ten students from across the country who will be presented with the prestigious Burton Award at the Library of Congress in May
UMass Law hosts 2017 Interdisciplinary Legal Studies Colloquium in Boston
UMass Law hosts faculty from across university system to present interdisciplinary legal research in progress at colloquium in Boston
Spencer presents at Ohio State on surveillance law
At Ohio State University, Professor Shaun Spencer examines mass surveillance and Fourth Amendment rights
Peltz-Steele joins comparative law panel in Poland to talk about Internet filtering, free speech, and rights of children
Professor Peltz-Steele joins comparative law panel in Poland to talk law and policy of Internet filtering to shield children from pornography
Acclaimed filmmaker Clennon L. King to visit UMassD
Award-winning film Passage at St. Augustine chronicles movement that led to passage of Civil Rights Act of 1964.
UMass Law awarded Massachusetts Bar Association's Public Service Award
The Massachusetts Bar Association has recognized UMass Law for its commitment to providing an excellent, affordable, and accessible legal education.