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.
Q&A: UMass Law professor on immigration executive order
President Trump's Executive Order banning immigration from seven countries has been contested in federal courts here in Massachusetts and several others. The order has left thousands of visa-holders in limbo, and has left universities and companies across the country considering the impacts. UMass Law Professor Irene Scharf directs the UMass Law Immigration Clinic and has been teaching and practicing immigration law since the 1970s. Here are her responses to two questions on the issue:
UMass Law launches clinic dedicated to protecting human rights within the U.S.
Human Rights at Home Clinic will focus on gender-based violence, unmet health needs and other human rights concerns in our local communities and beyond.
Building on the UMass Law commitment
Dean Eric Mitnick discusses impact of American Bar Association accreditation.
UMass School of Law Earns Full ABA Accreditation
Commonwealth’s public law school building momentum to diversify the legal profession and expand access to justice for citizens
UMass Law students top $4.5 million in service to the community
“Mission to pursue justice” has delivered more than 87,000 hours of assistance since establishment of the state’s only public law school. Boston, Brockton, Cape Cod, Fall River, Lowell, New Bedford, Quincy, Springfield, Taunton, Worcester among the communities served.
"What Just Happened? What Now?": A conversation with former Congressman Barney Frank Nov. 18
Forum will be moderated by UMass Dartmouth Journalism Lecturer Caitlin O'Neil
Law professor and alumnus propose prenatal opioid screenings for expectant mothers
Article will run in the Summer 2017 issue of the Harvard Journal on Legislation
UMass Dartmouth earns top 20 national ranking for civic engagement for fourth straight year
University earns national finalist designation for economic opportunity initiatives, and national distinction for general community service, education, and interfaith efforts