Program on Judicial Reform Examines Developments in Latin America, July 14-25

Program on Judicial Reform Examines Developments in Latin America, July 14-25

With the wide-ranging move in the region towards oral, adversarial trials, Latin America continues to undergo significant legal and judicial reforms throughout the region.  Participants from Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Peru, and the United States have gathered in Washington, D.C. for a two-week intensive seminar that aims to position them to gain a greater understanding of lessons learned in Latin American systems as well as how the example of the U.S. judicial system can apply to their own work in their respective countries.

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Students, Faculty, and Staff Lend a Hand in Local Neighborhoods

More than 180 incoming students, faculty, and staff participated in the In My Back Yard (IMBY) Public Service Day on Aug. 19, volunteering at organizations in local Washington, D.C. neighborhoods.

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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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AUWCL Recognized by Hispanic Business Magazine

AUWCL has again been named to Hispanic Business Magazine's list of Best Law Schools for Hispanic Students. Placed this year at #4, AUWCL has been among the top five schools on this list for the sixth straight year. View the rankings.

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Student Profile: Q&A with First-Year Student Nicole Phillips

Student Profile: Q&A with First-Year Student Nicole Phillips

First year student Nicole Phillips has a background in nonprofit lobbying and even founded her own nonprofit organization. She came to AUWCL because she appreciated the law school’s mission and opportunities in public interest law.

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