Judy Smith '86, Founder and President of Leading Strategic and Crisis Communications Firm, is 2014 Commencement Speaker

American University Washington College of Law will welcome Judy A. Smith ‘86, founder and president of Smith & Company a leading strategic and crisis communications firm and co-executive producer of ABC’s Scandal, as the 2014 Commencement Speaker. The law school's commencement will be held May 18, 2014, at 1 p.m. at American University's Bender Arena (4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW). Smith will be presented with an honorary doctor of laws.

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AUWCL Announces Visiting Professors and New Appointments

American University Washington College of Law welcomes Visiting Professor Darren Rosenblum and Practitioners-In-Residence Kate Sablosky Elengold and Sunita Patel '05 for 2014-15.

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30th Anniversary of the Herman Schwartz Israel Human Rights Fellowship

30th Anniversary of the Herman Schwartz Israel Human Rights Fellowship

This year marked the 30th Anniversary of the U.S./Israel Human Rights Law Fellowship. The event was celebrated in September with the renaming of the fellowship in honor of its creator, Professor Herman Schwartz.

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Alumni Profile: Curtis DiPasqua '80 Excels in Fast-Paced Restaurant Industry

Alumni Profile: Curtis DiPasqua '80 Excels in Fast-Paced Restaurant Industry

Curtis DiPasqua, a 1980 graduate of American University Washington College of Law, appreciates the fast-paced nature of his career. As president of Subway Development Company Of Central Florida, he oversees more than 340 Subway Restaurants in Central Florida and owns 40 in partnership with his brother.

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Video and Photos: Spring 2015 Commencement Highlights

On May 17, the American University Washington College of Law held its annual spring commencement ceremony. This year, 466 students graduated with a Juris Doctor (JD), 145 with a Master of Laws (LL.M.), and six with a Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD).

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