ENR News and Features


Students had demanded for years that Harvard University divest from fossil fuels. Keith Bedford/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
September 22
The Conversation: Professor Emerita Susan Gary writes for The Conversation about investments in fossil fuels.
chief water judge russell mcelyea
July 27
Montana Free Press: Professor of Law Adell Amos provides expert commentary. 
April 29
Law Week Colorado: Dean Marcilynn A. Burke is featured as the Ruth Wright Distinguished Lecturer at University of Colorado Law School.
April 21
Around the O: In a state known for its inspiring landscapes — its beauty, how its residents both embrace and rely on it for sustenance — University of Oregon faculty, staff and students bring that same passion and fervor toward studying our environment and tackling the biggest challenges facing it. | Professor Adell Amos and ENR Executive Director Heather Brinton are quoted.
art piece, people in black and white protesting, superimposed over a color ad of a tomato.
April 14
The Guardian: Michael Fakhri, the UN special rapporteur on the right to food, says the US food system is built on injustices but there is hope where people are prioritizing the right to food
How Oregon Law Ranks Nationally. #1 in Oregon, #2 in PNW,  U.S. News. Top Ranking Specialties: #1 Legal Research and Writing, #10 Environmental Law, #12 Dispute Resolution. 2022 U.S. News and World Report
March 29
The annual national ranking of law schools was just released by U.S. News and World Report. The overall University of Oregon School of Law rose 16 points to #72. The Legal Research and Writing Program, the foundation to every law student’s education, is #1 (tied) in the nation.
March 9
The University of Oregon School of Law released a special publication today. Dean Marcilynn A. Burke reports on the law school’s progress and achievements for the past five years. In the Dean’s Report, she highlights the progress of the law school’s strategic initiatives and showcases the core areas of excellence.
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February 24
We are excited to announce the 39th Annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference (PIELC)! Please join us March 1st through March 7th for the premier annual gathering of environmentalists worldwide. See the full schedule here. 
February 10
Courthouse News Service: The story mentions research by UO law professor Mary Wood.
February 9
Agriland: UO law professor Michael Fakhri is featured.