Program on Law and Government to Host 'On the Docket: Looking Ahead at the New Supreme Court Term'

Program on Law and Government to Host 'On the Docket: Looking Ahead at the New Supreme Court Term'

25 Sep, 2018

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, Program on Law and Government, and the American Bar Association Division for Public Education will welcome to the AUWCL campus a panel of U.S. Supreme Court experts for a discussion on the future of the Court and its upcoming cases.

Read more
The Kavanaugh Nomination: A Panel Discussion

The Kavanaugh Nomination: A Panel Discussion

05 Sep, 2018

On Wednesday, September 5th, the Program on Law and Government held a panel discussion on Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination. Prof. Steve Wermiel led a diverse panel including Prof. Jennifer Mascott, Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University and former law clerk to Judge Kavanaugh; Brianne Gorod, Constitutional Accountability Center; WCL Prof. Daniela Kraiem; and Jamil Jaffer, Director of the National Security Institute at Antonin Scalia Law School.

Read more
Central American Migration and U.S. Communities

Central American Migration and U.S. Communities

27 Jun, 2018

On Wednesday, June 27, researchers from American University's Center for Latin American & Latino Studies and the University of Houston presented their preliminary findings from a joint initiative examining the impact of Central American migration on U.S. communities.

Read more
Program on Law and Government Celebrates 25 Years

Program on Law and Government Celebrates 25 Years

20 Apr, 2018

Faculty, staff, students, and alumni recognized the program’s quadranscentennial on Friday, April 20 with a celebration, featuring an alumni panel discussion and a keynote address by Rep. Jamie Raskin, who along with the late Tom Sargentich, founded the Program on Law and Government in 1993.

Read more
Program on Law & Government Hosts Panel on Role of Inspector Generals

Program on Law & Government Hosts Panel on Role of Inspector Generals

10 Apr, 2018

American University Washington College of Law’s Program on Law & Government hosted the second in a series of general counsel forums April 10, addressing the role of inspector generals working with federal agencies and departments.

Read more
Lunch and Learn About Lobbying from Alumni

Lunch and Learn About Lobbying from Alumni

10 Apr, 2018

On April 10th, WCL grads Misty Chally ’00, Tammy Boyd ’03 and Dan Martini ’12 joined Prof. Laguarda to talk about working in public policy advocacy, their careers and career highlights, and how they prepared to succeed ?? beginning with their law school studies.

Read more