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UF law student serves to lighten taxpayers’ load

UF law student serves to lighten taxpayers’ load

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

As Dave Barry once joked, tax time is when “you gather up those receipts, get out those tax forms, sharpen up that pencil, and stab yourself in the aorta.” Despite […]

Distinguished alumni to be honored at graduation

Distinguished alumni to be honored at graduation

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

Graduation will be Friday, May 15, at 2 p.m. in the O’Connell Center. Four UF Distinguished Alumnus awards will be presented at commencement: Judge Rosemary Barkett (JD 70), our alumnus […]

Florida Law Review student notes & comments selected for publication

Florida Law Review student notes & comments selected for publication

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

The Florida Law Review is pleased to announce the selection of 8 notes and 3 comments for publication in its 2009-10 issues. Vincent Galuzzo’s note on P2P litigation was the […]

Tritt, Doyle win professor, student of the year

Tritt, Doyle win professor, student of the year

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

Unlike a typical prom where high school students await the name of the prom king and queen, law schools students at the University of Florida College of Law’s Barrister’s Ball […]

Students celebrated for pro bono work and community service

Students celebrated for pro bono work and community service

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

Law students who showed their dedication to serving others were honored at the pro bono and community service awards ceremony Thursday. The ceremony recognized the law school students who have […]

Moot Court brings home victories from ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition

Moot Court brings home victories from ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

At the conclusion of the 2009 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition, University of Florida’s Justice Campbell Thornal Moot Court team members claimed many victories. At the Boston Regional, the petitioner […]

Florida Law Review tutoring program helps 1L students

Florida Law Review tutoring program helps 1L students

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

This week the Florida Law Review concluded its year-long tutoring program for first-year law students. The program began in 2002 as a way to give back to the law school […]

BLSA celebrates UF Law’s largest class of black graduates

BLSA celebrates UF Law’s largest class of black graduates

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

On Friday April 17, the Black Law Student Association (BLSA) kicked off the University Of Florida Levin College Of Law’s Centennial celebration. In addition to celebrating 100 years of legal […]

Legal Skills Professors receive FEO awards

Legal Skills Professors receive FEO awards

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

Legal Skills Professors Leanne Pflaum and Anne Rutledge received Faculty Enhancement Opportunity (FEO) awards. Pflaum received the award for the summer and fall 2009 term, during which time she will […]

Center for Governmental Responsibility Fellows make a difference with public service

Center for Governmental Responsibility Fellows make a difference with public service

Published: Mar 17th, 2008

The Center for Governmental Responsibility (CGR) Public Interest Law Fellowship program is a cooperative effort between The Florida Bar Foundation and CGR that began in the mid-1980s and provides low-income […]