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FAWL sponsoring accessory drive for underprivileged women

FAWL sponsoring accessory drive for underprivileged women

Published: Oct 27th, 2008

In collaboration with the non-profit organization, Dress for Success, the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) at UF will be sponsoring an accessory drive throughout the month of October to […]

Mills: Technology jeopardizes individual privacy

Mills: Technology jeopardizes individual privacy

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Jon Mills and his new book, Privacy: The lost right. (UF Law/Chen Wang) Technology has intruded into every aspect of modern life, from how people die to how they conduct […]

Sommers talks about what is wrong (and right) with feminism

Sommers talks about what is wrong (and right) with feminism

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Christina Hoff Sommers discussed her book Who Stole Feminism: How Women Have Betrayed Women on Oct. 8. (UF Law/Chen Wang) One day, Christina Hoff Sommers’ father bought an issue of […]

GADR sponsored alternative dispute resolution workshop with Lynn Cole

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

On Oct. 4, about 60 law students attended a mediation skills workshop sponsored by UF Law’s new alternative dispute resolution student organization Gators Alternative Dispute Resolution (GADR). GADR’s faculty advisor […]

Law Association for Women makes strides against cancer

Law Association for Women makes strides against cancer

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

The Law Association for Women (L.A.W.) participated in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraiser by walking as a team on Saturday, October 4th at Northeast Park […]

The Honorable John O. Colvin: A view from the tax court bench

The Honorable John O. Colvin: A view from the tax court bench

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

John O. Colvin, the chief judge of the U.S. Tax Court, discussed the details of tax court with classroom of graduate tax students. (UF Law/Chen Wang) John O. Colvin, the […]

Sherman discusses family law mediation with UF law students

Sherman discusses family law mediation with UF law students

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Lorraine H. Sherman (JD 98) visited UF on Oct. 10 to discuss her experiences as a family law practitioner. In divorces, Sherman said, children are the “big, big losers.” As […]

Resource counselor helps law students manage stress and anxiety

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Why do I need to consider stress anyway? Stress can have negative impacts on law students. For example, it can lead to a decrease in emotional and psychological health, can […]

Chance encounter leads Karen Mills-Francis to TV fame

Chance encounter leads Karen Mills-Francis to TV fame

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Judge Karen Mills-Francis on the set of her new TV show. (Sony Pictures TV/ Joe Fornabaio) After bumping into a friend in a parking garage in Miami, Judge Karen Mills-Francis […]