‘Shadowing’ Innovative Program Benefits Firms, First-Year Students

A unique professional shadowing program for first-year law students developed by the College of Law and its Career Services office was formally launched this summer. Ten students volunteered July-August at eight Florida firms to gain experience and assist the organizations. “First-year students often are hungry to get real-world experience, but few firms are ready

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Fall 2012 News

UF Research: Historic Preservation a Boon to State Historic preservation helps bring an additional $4.2 billion a year to the Florida economy and more than 120,000 jobs a year to Sunshine State workers, according to a study by researchers in the Center for Governmental Responsibility. Commissioned

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UF Law Remembers 9/11

Dean Jon Mills (with Associate Dean Gail Sasnett, inset) began UFLaw’s 9/11 anniversary ceremonies with these remarks: “A year ago we stared with disbelief at the knife edge of evil. When we awoke from the nightmare, we discovered the nightmare was true. We cried. We grieved. And

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Looking for Leaders

Two UFLaw committees are searching the nation for outstanding candidates for a new law school dean and other key positions (see below). The prestigious search committee formed by University of Florida President Charles Young to find the 13th head of the College of Law hopes by the

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