American University Washington College of Law's Jessup Moot Court Team Wins Mid-Atlantic Super Regional Competition

American University Washington College of Law's Jessup Moot Court Team Wins Mid-Atlantic Super Regional Competition

13 Feb, 2018

American University Washington College of Law, represented by 3Ls HJ Brehmer and Cynthia Park, and 2Ls Katherine Youssouf and Hannah Stambaugh, won the Mid-Atlantic Regional Competition of the Jessup International Moot Court Competition held Feb. 9-11 at George Washington University.  The team defeated West Virginia University in the quarter-finals, Harvard in the semi-finals, and the University of Virginia in the final round.

Read more
Program on Law and Government Hosts Panel on Careers in Government Contracts

Program on Law and Government Hosts Panel on Careers in Government Contracts

08 Feb, 2018

On Thursday, Feb. 8, the Program on Law and Government hosted a panel on Careers in Government Contracts. The speakers, Kathleen A. Murphy, Jim Weiner ’86, and Dana-Marie Akpan explained the career options in government contracts and the different career paths available.

Read more
AUWCL Welcomes the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization's 21st Advisory Committee Meeting

AUWCL Welcomes the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization's 21st Advisory Committee Meeting

08 Feb, 2018

American University Washington College of Law is hosting the 21st Meeting of the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization’s (ITSO) Advisory Committee Feb. 8-9, 2018. Comprised of 23 of the 149 Parties to the ITSO Agreement, the Advisory Committee convenes between ITSO’s Assembly of Parties and gives advice and feedback to the Director General of ITSO between Assembly of Parties. Government officials, including ministers, ambassadors, and regulators are in attendance and AUWCL students are providing support during the meeting.

Read more
American University Law Review Hosts 33rd Annual Federal Circuit Symposium Featuring Chief Judge Sharon Prost '79

American University Law Review Hosts 33rd Annual Federal Circuit Symposium Featuring Chief Judge Sharon Prost '79

01 Feb, 2018

On January 26, 2018, the American University Law Review (AULR) was honored to host its annual Federal Circuit Symposium. The Federal Circuit Symposium is the nation’s first and only academic symposium that is dedicated exclusively to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Read more
Former Director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter Shaub '96 Lays Out

Former Director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter Shaub Lays Out "An Ethics Agenda for 2018"

26 Jan, 2018

On Jan. 18, Walter Shaub ’96 addressed a packed audience in Claudio Grossman Hall with“An Ethics Agenda for 2018.” Shaub, who was appointed director of the Office of Government Ethics by President Obama in January 2013 and resigned from that post in July 2017, is senior director, ethics, at the Campaign Legal Center, a leading nonpartisan NGO dedicated to protecting and strengthening democratic processes across all levels of government.

Read more