American University Washington College of Law congratulates Dean Nelson on being selected as the 2017 Distinguished Alumna by Columbia Law School's Black Law Students Association. Dean Nelson will be recognized at the 23rd Annual Paul Robeson Gala on Thursday, Feb. 23, for her excellent work as a scholar, practitioner, faculty member, speaker, and outstanding service to the legal community. MORE
As part of Stanford Law School's "China Guiding Cases Project," American University Washington College of Law will welcome members from the Guiding Cases Project, along with the Honorable Sidney H. Stein, Senior Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, for a seminar to discuss the growing significance of cases in China and the implications for legal education and legal practice. MORE
This week, Dean Nelson along with colleagues from the Office of Development & Alumni Relations will attend alumni and admitted students receptions in Austin, Houston, and Miami. For dates, locations, and to RSVP, click here.
American University Washington College of Law is proud to host the 2017 International Legal Education Abroad Conference: Making an Impact! The conference will bring together key practitioners from across the nation and the globe to discuss common challenges and to develop best practices to some of the most pressing issues in the exciting and dynamic area of international legal education abroad. MORE
In the wake of President Trump's election, a bill has been introduced on the floor of the House of Representatives to pull the U.S. out of the United Nations, an organization it helped found 72 years ago. On Thursday, Feb. 23, join the American University International Law Review and the Lawyering Peace Program for a panel discussion on the U.S.'s important role in the UN and the global consequences of stepping back from this role. MORE