News and Features


Zac Padgett, John Grant, Rob McMurtrie and Shiwanni Johnson
April 7
Oregon Law: Two students, Shiwanni Johnson and Robert McMurtrie, participated in the world’s largest legal hackathon and together with developers created the app, Legal Router – Access to Law.
Hannah Bollin, Timothy Conbere, Kiara Fiegi, Noah Glusman, Rory Isbell, Luke Kuzava, Sarah Montrone, Zach Newman, Elise Williard
April 1
Oregon Law: Nine alumni are named awardees of the Oregon Law Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP).
Michael Fakhri
March 30
Michael Fakhri, associate professor at the University of Oregon School of Law, has been chosen to serve as the next United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food.
industrial oil pump
March 18
POLITICO: Assistant Professor Greg Dotson provides expert commentary.
woman wearing a mask with COVID19 virus scattered around photo
March 18
The Conversation: Visiting Legal Research and Writing Professor Latisha Nixon-Jones writes for The Conversation.
William Knight Law Center
March 18
Oregon Law: The annual national ranking of law schools was just released by U.S. News and World Report.  Three University of Oregon Law programs are ranked in the nation’s top 10: Legal Writing (#2), Environmental Law (#6), and Dispute Resolution (#10). 
Marcilynn A. Burke
March 17
Oregon Law: A message from Dean Marcilynn A. Burke regarding COVID-19 and the School of Law's response.
Adell Amos
March 16
Around the O: Professor Adell Amos is listed among 10 extraordinary UO faculty members who are guiding the next generation to equity, opportunity, and excellence.
Gov. Kate Brown
March 12
Statesman Journal: Assistant Professor Greg Dotson provides expert commentary.
woman coughing
March 9
The Conversation: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett writes for The Conversation. The story was picked up by the following outlets: Yahoo! News, Raw Story, San Francisco Chronicle, Alternet, Flipboard, Newsify, Idaho Press-Tribune, National Interest, and Science Alert.