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Updates @ UC Law - August 2009

The Law & Leadership Institute is a Real Winner!

The College of Law hosted its first Law & Leadership Institute (LLI) July 6–August 7, 2009. What is Law & Leadership?  Twenty-four rising ninth grade students, three teachers, two directors and one great summer! The LLI, directed by Mina Jones Jefferson, Assistant Dean for Professional Development, and Al Watson, Assistant Dean for Admissions & Financial Aid, was designed for students that have shown the ability to succeed in a program constructed to provide a "pipeline" to college and ultimately, if interested in becoming a lawyer, to law school. (Read more)


Betsy Lenhart ‘04 Joins UC Law Faculty

"I'm very excited to be back at UC Law," said the newest member of the law school faculty Betsy Lenhart '04. "We have a great faculty. And I'm looking forward to sharing my experiences with the students." (Read more)


Welcome to the Class of 2012

On August 17, the law school opened its doors to an impressive group: the class of 2012.  As of August 13, there were 136 students about to begin classes, representing 23 states and 73 undergraduate institutions across the country.  Fifteen of those students are coming to UC Law from Ohio State, which is the number one source of students in the 2012 class.  There are also a number of students coming from Florida and international students from Canada and Korea. (Read more)


Meet The Goerings: Father and Son Experience UC Law–27 Years Apart!

With four generations graduating from either the University of Cincinnati or the College of Law, the Goering family boasts a strong connection. Consider: UC Law is now "home" to rising 2L Andrew. His father, Stuart, graduated from the law school in 1982. Both of Stuart Goering's parents, as well as one grandparent, graduated from the university. (Read More)


Students Travel the Globe

From Africa to India, from the Philippines to Ohio, UC law students covered the globe this summer, promoting and protecting human rights. (Read More)


Professor Joseph Biancalana Retires from UCLaw

One of academia’s leading scholars of English legal history and long-time University of Cincinnati College of Law professor, Joseph Biancalana, announced his retirement effective this fall. (Read more)


What Do You Remember About Woody's?

Each fall, incoming students sit through numerous speeches about the many facets of the law school. With information coming from all areas, not all of it sinks in!  What many recall, however, was a speaker saying “Woody’s in moderation.”  (Read more)


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