On Sept. 25, American University Washington College of Law celebrated the 31st Anniversary of the John Sherman Myers Society with a dinner for more than 200 guests at the Great Hall of the Library of Congress. As part of the evening the Society honored Dean Claudio Grossman with the Founders Award. In giving Dean Grossman the Founders Award, American University President Neil Kerwin announced that what has up until now been called Founders' Hall at the law school's new Tenley Campus will be named Claudio Grossman Hall in honor of the Dean. MORE
Today, the Latino Alumni Association (LAAW) and the Latino/a Law Students Association ( LaLSA) will co-host an Hispanic Heritage Month commemorative event -- The Making of Latino Legal Leaders: Channeling Our Heritage to Achieve Success -- from 6:30pm-8:30pm in the JD Student Lounges.
The new Tenley Campus, which has been designed with a high priority on environmental sustainability, targets LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification. Key components of the campus design include water and energy efficient systems, sustainable material selection, and interior environments that promote occupant health. MORE
This month's edition of the newsletter features the latest construction updates from our new Tenley Campus, highlights student and alumni achievements, shares faculty media appearances, and recaps high-profile events at the law school. Read more to stay up-to-date with the AUWCL's happenings. MORE