Oregon School of Law News

What's happening at Oregon Law.

Every day at Oregon Law, our faculty, staff, students, and alumni keep moving forward. They publish, appear on radio and television, give talks, win awards, contribute their time to public service, and do innovative research. Ultimately, they make the world a better place.  Below you'll find the latest stories about what they're doing.


Prof. Rebekah Hanley Named the 2016-17 Galen Scholar in Legal Writing

The LRW Galen Fund is generously supported by Morrie Galen (J.D., ’50) and others
May 19, 2016

Prof. Rebekah Hanley Named the 2016-17 Galen Scholar in Legal Writing The Morris J. Galen Endowment Fund is generously supported by Morrie Galen (J.D., ’50) and others. Eugene, Ore., (May 19, 2016) -- This fall, students taking Law 649 "Legal Profession" will gain more hands-on insight into the work of a lawyer under the tutelage of 2016-17 Galen Scholar for…
Read More

UO School of Law Makes National Jurist Honor Roll

“Best LL.M. Programs: Law School Experience” and “Best LL.M. Programs: Top Value”
May 18, 2016

“Best LL.M. Programs: Law School Experience” and “Best LL.M. Programs: Top Value” Eugene, OR (May 18, 2016) – The University of Oregon School of Law is proud to be named to the National Jurist Best Master of Laws (LL.M) Honor Roll, earning top ratings for both “Best Law School Experience” and “Top…
Read More

Portland Program Externing: The Best of Both Worlds

May 04, 2016

For Tom Marshall (J.D. Class of 2016), whose focus is business law, the Oregon Law externship program through our Portland campus offers a foot in the door with potential employers.  According to Marshall, a native Oregonian who completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Redlands, “Working directly with local attorneys teaches you a lot about how lawyers…
Read More

Sen. Ron Wyden (J.D., 74) to Deliver Commencement Address

Prof. Howard Arnett (J.D. 77) will be honored with the Meritorious Service Award
May 04, 2016

On Saturday, May 21, the University of Oregon School of Law will host its 130th annual commencement. U. S. Senator Ron Wyden, (J.D. '74), who was recently recognized with the Frohnmayer Award for Public Service, will provide the commencement address. Professor Howard Arnett, (J.D. '77), an expert in American Indian law and tribal law, will be honored during the ceremony with…
Read More

Law Students Support Law Students for Summer Jobs

May 03, 2016

This summer, many students from Oregon Law will get valuable public interest legal experience working for nonprofits and organizations in Eugene and Portland, Oregon; Juneau, Alaska; Chicago, Illinois; Cape Town, South Africa, and many more. And it's made possible by a student-run organization called OLSPIF (Oregon Law Students Public Interest Fund).  Every winter, OLSPIF students raise money…
Read More

‹ First  < 13 14 15 16 17 >