Dr. Dana Wolf '15: Training the next generation of leaders to negotiate the end of conflicts

Dr. Dana Wolf '15: Training the Next Generation of Leaders to Negotiate the End of Conflicts

25 Aug, 2015

Dr. Dana Wolf earned an SJD degree from AUWCL in May 2015. Currently, she holds a fellowship with the Program on Negotiation (PON) at Harvard Law School. A native Israeli, Dr. Wolf puts particular emphasis in her academic research on the Israeli-Arab Conflict in light of international law. We caught up with Dr. Wolf recently, and she shared what she enjoys most about her work and how her time at AUWCL helped her prepare.

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Dean Grossman Announces Last Year of Service as Dean

Dean Grossman Announces Last Year of Service as Dean

24 Aug, 2015

On Monday, August 24, 2015 Dean Claudio Grossman announced to the university administration that this year, his 21st year of service, will be his last as Dean of American University Washington College of Law. Read Dean Grossman's message to Alumni.  

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Students Kick Off Orientation with Community Service Projects

Students Kick Off Orientation with Community Service Projects

21 Aug, 2015

On August 18, 2015 American University Washington College of Law welcomed incoming students with iits annual public day of service – In My Back Yard (IMBY). 

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Matthew Williams '06:

Matthew Williams '06: "Be opinionated, but always open to changing your mind."

06 Aug, 2015

Alumnus Matthew Williams ’06 was recently promoted to partner at his firm, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp, where he represents top entertainment and technology clients in domestic and international copyright issues. We spoke with him about his path to success. 

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Summer Institute Students Build Practical Skills to Win Cases

Summer Institute Students Build Practical Skills to Win Cases

31 Jul, 2015

The Stephen S. Weinstein Trial Advocacy Program hosted the annual Litigation Skills Summer Institute, geared towards mastering courtroom skills. The institute offered four litigation courses – Fact Witness Depositions, Expert Witness Depositions, Civil Trial Advocacy, and Litigating in a High Tech Courtroom – and participants personalized their studies by choosing one or more of the courses.

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