JPMorgan Chase, Micro Focus, and Majid Al Futtaim Join the Low Carbon Patent Pledge to Accelerate Climate Solutions

JPMorgan Chase, Micro Focus, and Majid Al Futtaim Join the Low Carbon Patent Pledge to Accelerate Climate Solutions

07 Oct, 2021

The Low Carbon Patent Pledge announced today that JPMorgan Chase, Micro Focus, and Majid Al Futtaim are helping combat climate change by making key patents freely available to anyone using low carbon technologies.

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"Contested Boundaries" Colloquium Brings Together Citizenship Experts

07 Oct, 2021

On Friday, October 1, American University Washington College of Law hosted "Contested Boundaries: The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Citizenship."  The colloquium brought together 19 citizenship experts for a day-long conversation about the history of citizenship policies and the pathway to a productive future.

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Paying Forward: Leadership And Shared Opportunity At WCL

Paying Forward: Leadership and Shared Opportunity at WCL

06 Oct, 2021

Jacqueline Jackson ’74 recalls her experience at AUWCL, and how the scholarship she received helped her become the leader she is today. Read about her law school journey and the reason why she is "Paying Forward" through the American University Change Can't Wait Campaign.

AUWCL Among Top 50 Law Schools for Scholarly Impact

AUWCL Among Top 50 Law Schools for Scholarly Impact

28 Sep, 2021

American University Washington College of Law ranked 46th in the recently-released 2021 Sisk Citation Rankings, a jump of 18 places over last year, and a testament to hard work and acumen of the leading legal scholars who make up the AUWCL faculty.

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IUCN Names Professor David Hunter Among Inaugural Recipients of Nicholas Robinson Award for Excellence in Environmental Law

IUCN Names Professor David Hunter Among Inaugural Recipients of Nicholas Robinson Award for Excellence in Environmental Law

27 Sep, 2021

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Commission on Environmental Law has named Professor David Hunter among its inaugural recipients of the Nicholas Robinson Award for Excellence in Environmental Law. The award honors individuals who have dedicated their careers toward advancing the environmental rule of law. 

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