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NYU Professor: Education reform should be development-based, not academic

NYU Professor: Education reform should be development-based, not academic

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

There’s no question that the American education system is an object of controversy. It is an institution that affects every child, but it’s not always effective at ensuring the well-being or equal opportunities for every child. New York University sociology professor Pedro Noguera [...]

40-year-old Cuba lawyers program wins diversity award for UF Law

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

One judge resigned because he was told what sentences to hand out before trials. Another attorney was beaten for refusing to swear allegiance to the government and turned to roofing work for a decade. Neither thought they could practice law again once they fled Castro’s Cuba, but UF Law changed that. “Long before diversity was an objective of The Florida Bar [...]

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Professor accepts award for Bennett Inn at Supreme Court

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

This year the Bennett Inn was recognized by the American Inns of Court with Platinum designation — the highest honor bestowed upon an inn and only afforded to the top 14 percent of inns across the nation. On Oct. 19, the inns were recognized for their achievements at the Ceremony of Excellence at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

Professor Dennis Calfee was quoted in the media, Professor McMahon gave two presentations around the nation and Professor Nance presented a paper at the University of Toledo College of Law.

Jobs & Opportunities: Nov. 4, 2013

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

  • Florida Blue Key accepting applications for fall 2013 tapping class
  • Legal Writing/Appellate Advocacy department seeks teaching assistants; deadline today
  • Applications open for 2014 Evan Yegelwel Summer Fellowship

News Briefs: Nov. 4, 2013

News Briefs: Nov. 4, 2013

Published: Nov 4th, 2013

  • New ranking places UF Law No. 1 in quality of network
  • Dean Jerry’s band, in crisis, to perform at Gator Growl this Friday
  • Christian Legal Society co-hosts lecture on ‘doing justice’
  • The Federalist Society Presents: The role of a federal appeals court judge
  • UF Law/EDRM webinar sponsored by Nuix, “E-Discovery Processing Made Simple”
  • Florida Supreme Court Justice Canady visits UF Law Nov. 18
  • Sports Law Symposium returns
  • Honor Code Committee selects newest members