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UMass Law #3 in nation in public service employment of graduates
Mission of the Commonwealth’s only public law school drives ranking in recently released American Bar Association data
UMass Law bar pass rate rises to fifth among eight Massachusetts law schools
At Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce meeting, Dean Eric Mitnick cites exam scores, expanded partnerships with Massachusetts colleges, 100,000 hours of service to the community
UMass Law increases Commonwealth Fellows Scholarship
The scholarship provides additional financial support to Massachusetts students.
Eric Mitnick named Dean of UMass Law
UMass Dartmouth-based school of law earned national accreditation and multiple recognitions for excellence and service since 2016
UMass Law students exceed 100,000 hours of community service
Since the establishment of the Commonwealth's first public law school in 2010, its students have contributed nearly $3 million of pro bono legal services and other assistance to community organizations
UMass Law receives Massachusetts Bar Association's Public Service Award
UMass Law received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Public Service Award at the MBA’s House of Delegates meeting on May 18.
Interview with Dean Eric Mitnick
The final edition of Dartmouth Community Television’s UMass Dartmouth Magazine featured an interview with Dean Eric Mitnick.
2017 UMass Law Commencement
Video of the 2017 UMass Law Commencement
Tim Federico, JD '16: Confidence in the courtroom
After gaining experience in the Criminal Prosecution Clinic, Tim Federico, JD '16 was hired by the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office.
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Librarians examine 'fine-free' environment in recent article
Law librarians Almeida and Wood author article for American Library Association journal
Peltz-Steele cited by former student, now state supreme court judge
Peltz-Steele cited in Arkansas Supreme Court opinion authored by former student, now associate justice
Professor, student present papers at political science conference
Peltz-Steele and JD/MPP student Lauren Sylvia present papers at regional conference for political science researchers
Potter Burda, Drew publish results of HIV-AIDS study
Potter Burda, Drew publish results of study of needs of people living with HIV, AIDS in South Coast, Mass.
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
Feature StoriesShow all
Mary McBride: Editor-in-chief of the UMass Law Review
Near the top of her cohort, Mary McBride, JD candidate '18, has successfully balanced courses, internships, and leadership positions.
Year in Review: 2017
The top news stories for 2017 reflect UMassD's commitment to innovation, progress, research, and student success.
Stephanie Rodriguez-Ruiz: Rappaport Scholar
Stephanie Rodriguez-Ruiz, JD candidate '19 interned with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a Rappaport Scholar.