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February 16, 2015

Rebekah Hanley Returns to Faculty After Transformational Career Center Leadership

Oregon Law is committed to the professional success of its students and graduates, and few have had more positive impact on graduate success than Assistant Dean Rebekah Hanley. Since 2011, she has led the Center for Career Planning and Professional Development, where she worked closely with students, alumni, and outside partners on employment-related projects. “Leading…

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January 8, 2015

Professor Mary Wood Discusses Climate Change, Public Trust Doctrine, & Atmospheric Trust Litigation with Bill Moyers

University of Oregon law professor Mary Wood was a guest on the final episode of the public television program “Moyers and Company” talking about the efforts to defend the climate on behalf of future generations. Interweaving legal concepts inherent in a democracy, Wood's book “Nature’s Trust” explores a modern application of the public trust doctrine…

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November 20, 2014

Sports and Business Law interests intersect perfectly for 3L Max Forer

Oregon Law 3L and former Oregon offensive lineman, Max Forer feels that his experience as a collegiate athlete has had a tremendous impact on his success as a law student. In addition to being a full-time law student, Forer oversees a mentor program for student athletes at the John E. Jaqua Center for Student Athletes…

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November 18, 2014

UO Conflict and Dispute Resolution Master’s Student Teaches Mediation Skills to Teens in the Classroom

Middle and high school students of Tillamook County are receiving hands-on mediation training by University of Oregon Conflict and Dispute Resolution Master’s program (CRES) student, Mason Hines. Hines, a second year CRES student, is currently an intern at Conflict Solutions for Tillamook County. As a part of his internship, Hines provides peer-mediating training to students…

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November 14, 2014

University of Oregon School of Law joins Gideon’s Promise Law School Partnership

Oregon Law has joined the ranks of a dozen other elite national law schools by becoming a Gideon’s Promise Law School Partner. In addition to Oregon Law, Gideon’s Promise partner law schools include American University Washington College of Law, Georgetown Law, University of Michigan Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School, William & Mary Law…

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November 14, 2014

Professor Mary Wood to offer Environmental Law CLE in Portland

Oregon Law Professor Mary Christina Wood will present “Is Environmental Law Working Any More? A Nature’s Trust Alternative to the Status Quo” on December 11, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the White Stag Block in Portland, Oregon. The event is being held in collaboration with the Oregon State Bar Association’s Sustainable Future section. CLE credit…

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November 6, 2014

Conflict and Dispute Resolution Master’s Program cosponsors talk by Auschwitz survivor Eva Kor on Nov. 8

The University of Oregon Conflict and Dispute Resolution Master’s (CRES) Program will cosponsor Eva Kor for a lecture entitled “Forgiveness, the Triumph of the Human Spirit” on Sat., Nov. 8 at 6:30 p.m. PeaceJam Northwest and the University of Oregon Division of Student Life is hosting this event in Columbia Hall, room 150 at the…

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October 21, 2014

Oregon Law Hosts CUB Policy Center’s Pacific Northwest Energy Law and Policy Conference

The University of Oregon School of Law and its Environmental and Natural Resources Law (ENR) Center are pleased to once again cohost the CUB Policy Center’s annual policy conference. This year’s conference, Changing Climate: Adapting to New Regulations, will be held on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 at the University of Oregon’s White Stag Block at…

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October 18, 2014

A snow ‘flurry’ is in the air at the University of Oregon School of Law

According to the latest weather forecasts, the University of Oregon School of Law is about to experience a "A Flurry of Giving." The Oregon Law Students Public Interest Fund (OLSPIF) hosts the annual fundraiser, from Monday, Nov. 3, and runs through Tuesday, Nov. 25.  OLSPIF sells decorated, paper snowflakes in order to provide stipends for…

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October 17, 2014

November is Mediation Month in Oregon

On October 7, Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber and Secretary of State Kate Brown signed a proclamation declaring November "Mediation Month" for the 16th year in a row. Oregon Law, along with the entire state of Oregon, will observe Mediation Month — a month to encourage Oregonians to consider mediation as a method for resolving conflict.…

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