Professors Adams, Piccard and Scully lead Social Justice Advocacy Concentration program at Stetson

Starting in the fall semester, professors Kristen Adams and Ann Piccard will join Professor Judith Scully to lead the Social Justice Advocacy Concentration program at Stetson University. Together, these three professors will also lead Stetson’s pro bono efforts. Professor Judith Scully. Professor Kristen Adams. Professor Ann Piccard. Professor Judith Scully launched Stetson’s Social Justice Advocacy program in 2012 and invited Professor Robert Bickel to serve… » Read more


Stetson students, faculty, staff kick off the fall with two days of community service

The Stetson volunteers at the Habitat for Humanity build site on Aug. 19 The Stetson volunteers gather on Aug. 18 at Community Preschool. Students, faculty and staff at Stetson University College of Law kicked off the fall semester by volunteering for two days to help people and pets through community organizations in the Tampa Bay region. (L-R): Second-year law students Danny Jacobo and Taofikat Ninalowo… » Read more


Teen Vogue – Aug. 23, 2016 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy is quoted in the Teen Vogue article via the New York Times, “Donald Trump and His Family Are Profiting From His Campaign.”… » Read more


Stetson’s public lecture series on environmental issues returns in the fall

Stetson University College of Law’s Foreman Biodiversity Lecture series returns to campus starting in September. All lectures are complimentary and open to the public on Stetson Law’s Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S. Upcoming lectures include: Sept. 1, 12 p.m., Great Hall, Robert Williams, chief deputy general counsel of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection Sept. 29, 12 p.m., Great Hall, Dr. Naomi Rose, marine… » Read more


The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education – Aug. 19, 2016 – Associate Dean Darryl Wilson

News of Associate Dean Darryl Wilson’s promotion has run in the Journal of Blacks in Higher Education.… » Read more


Alumni named to Best Lawyers in America “Lawyer of the Year” list

H. Amos Goodall LL.M. ’09. The Best Lawyers in America  has just released its “Lawyer of the Year” list, which includes several Stetson University College of Law alumni working in the greater Tampa Bay, Florida area. The list includes alumni Debra L. Boje J.D. ’92, Tae Kelley Bronner J.D. ’94, Thomas H. Dart J.D. ’77, Aileen S. Davis J.D. ’83, Aubrey O. Dicus Jr. J.D.… » Read more


Orlando Sentinel – Aug. 18, 2016 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy spoke with the Orlando Sentinel for the story, “Early voting days, times vary in Central Florida.”… » Read more


Top advocate Natalie Yello named first Ms. JD Fellow from Stetson University

Stetson University College of Law third-year student Natalie Yello was awarded a fellowship by Ms. JD for 2016. The competitive fellowship was only awarded to 15 law students from around the country. Yello is the first Stetson student to receive the fellowship. Natalie Yello is a Ms. JD Fellow. This year’s Ms. JD Fellows were selected for their academic performance, leadership, and dedication to advancing… » Read more


Tampa Bay Times – Aug. 15, 2016 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy wrote the opinion article, “Column: Florida is running out of time to give all voters equal early voting,” for the Tampa Bay Times.… » Read more


Salon – Aug. 14, 2016 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy’s interview with Moyers & co. was picked up by Salon.… » Read more