Tenley Campus Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Feature Justice Ginsburg

Tenley Campus Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Feature Justice Ginsburg

07 Jul, 2015

American University Washington College of Law is thrilled to announce that U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will participate in the historic ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the law school’s new Tenley Campus, Feb. 12, 2016.

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Photos: Summer Welcome Reception for Incoming Students

Photos: Summer Welcome Reception for Incoming Students

02 Jul, 2015

More than 150 people, including current students, faculty, staff, and alumni attended our Summer Welcome Reception for Incoming Students on July 1, 2015. Hosted at Skadden law firm's rooftop terrace overlooking The White House and Washington Monument, the event was a huge success in highlighting the amazing D.C. opportunities and beautiful skyline.

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A View from Inside: Externships Offer AUWCL Students a Closer Look at Career Paths

30 Jun, 2015

For students looking to enhance their legal education through experiential learning, externships offer a unique opportunity. Whether placed at a federal government agency, administrative court, or non-profit organization students gain in-depth knowledge in specific areas of the law and work with leading attorneys in their field of interest. Those who participate in the Externship Program discover that in addition to performing substantive legal work, they can also use their on-the-job experiences to build their future.  

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Dean Grossman Hosts Alumni Breakfast in San Jose, Costa Rica

26 Jun, 2015

On June 26, 2015, Dean Claudio Grossman hosted a breakfast with AUWCL alumni in San Jose, Costa Rica at the restaurant Jurgens at the Hotel Jade. Alumni at the event expressed their support for the law school community and the upcoming move to the Tenley campus.

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Dean Grossman Opens the United Nations Annual Meeting of Chairpersons of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies

Dean Grossman Opens the United Nations Annual Meeting of Chairpersons of the Human Rights Treaty Bodies

23 Jun, 2015

Dean Claudio Grossman, in his capacity as president of the Inter-American Institute of Human Rights and the chairperson of the Committee against Torture, opened the 27th Meeting of Chairpersons of Human Rights Treaty Bodies of the United Nations (UN). Taking place in San Jose, Costa Rica, June 22-26, this is the first official meeting that the heads of human rights committees, also known as treaty bodies, hold in the Western Hemisphere.

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