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Esteemed NYU law professor discusses ‘covering’ identity in the workplaces

Published: Oct 7th, 2013

Did you know that three out of four workers, including more than half of straight, white males, cover at least one aspect of their identity? UF Law students, faculty and staff listened to Coif Distinguished Visitor Kenji Yoshino, the Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at New York University […]

Career Corner: ‘Victory was sweet’ against rapper Lil Wayne

Career Corner: ‘Victory was sweet’ against rapper Lil Wayne

Published: Oct 7th, 2013

When Cheryl Priest Ainsworth (JD 04) decided she wanted to be a lawyer, she never imagined she would one day be in a deposition room with Lil Wayne — much less, hear him make death threats to her legal team. But Lil Wayne’s infamous deposition last year — highly publicized […]

News Briefs: Oct. 7, 2013

Published: Oct 7th, 2013

  • Craig Ball opens UF 2013-2014 E-Discovery Speakers Series on Thursday
  • Share your thanks with our donors
  • Justice Lewis lecture open to law faculty, students
  • Jon Mills and Neil Chonin – Quality of Public Schools
  • ELULP Environmental Program Potluck Reception
  • The UF Federalist Society and the Immigration Law Association present: This Land is Our Land? Immigration Reform Town Hall
  • CCF hosts 8th annual Weyrauch Lecture
  • Meet the attorneys from Hopping, Green & Sams
  • Ninth annual International Taxation Symposium
  • LIC Notes: Federal websites during the shutdown
  • LIC Notes: New article about transactional skills

School segregation still a key education issue, according to Weyrauch lecturer

School segregation still a key education issue, according to Weyrauch lecturer

Published: Oct 7th, 2013

While many politicians hail education as a key civil rights issue in the 21st century when talking about policy change and reform, a holdover from previous years remains largely unresolved – school segregation. Pedro Noguera, a sociology professor from […]

Jobs & Opportunities: Oct. 7, 2013

Published: Oct 7th, 2013

  • Enrollment deadline for priority pre-registration for the ELULP Certificate Program
  • Summer study abroad program informational meeting
  • Semester exchange deadline Friday
  • Externship informational meeting takes place Oct. 15
  • Certificate student registration priority takes place Oct. 21-25
  • The E. Thom Rumberger Fellows Program deadline Oct. 31

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Oct 7th, 2013

Professors Marian, Nagan and Sokol published papers, and Professor Schwait was re-elected for a fifth term to represent lawyers and judges of the 8th Judicial Circuit on The Florida Bar Board of Governors.