View photos from the Sixteenth Annual Cicchino Public Service Awards Dinner.Read more
by Franki Fitterer August 28, 2016 Amy Tenney, former associate director of the Program on Law & Government and adjunct professor of law at American University Washington College of Law, has been named the law school’s new assistant dean for academic services and registrar, effective Sept. 1, 2016. Tenney's responsibilities will include helping to set and refine the law school's curriculum, leading the Office of the Registrar, and working to provide students an unparalleled academic experience.Read more
Third Year Student Saskia Valencia has been selected for the Skadden Fellowship Program, a two-year opportunity to pursue a self-created project alongside a public interest organization. Valencia will work with Youth Represent, a small youth defense and advocacy organization in New York.Read more
The law school congratulates Major Louis "Jamie" Boston '00, command judge advocate for the U.S. Army, and Akua Coppock '03, assistant city attorney for the City of Atlanta Law Department, named "Trailblazers Under 40" by the National Bar Association. Boston and Coppock were recognized at the NBA's Annual Convention in July.
The Latina/o Alumni Association of the Washington College of Law (LAAW), whose goal is to promote professional development through networking and career mentoring, elected new members to serve on its Board of Directors for the 2015-2016 term.Read more