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Students honored for pro bono service

(L-R): Stetson Law students Kelly Green, Rebecca Watts and Tamara Major were honored for their extraordinary pro bono service. Stetson University College of Law student Rebecca Watts won the Law Student Pro Bono Award and students Tamara Major and Kelly Green received honorable mention from the Sixth Judicial Circuit for their commitment to creating pro bono service opportunities at Stetson. Watts was nominated by the… » Read more
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Harvard Crimson – April 26, 2015 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake is quoted in the Harvard Crimson article, “Government Releases Guidance on Title IX Coordinator Position.”… » Read more
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Stetson celebrates Earth Day

Stetson University College of Law students, faculty and staff celebrated Earth Day on April 20 on the Gulfport campus. Live music accompanied gardening tips, electronics recycling, field games and exercise in the lush, Mediterranean courtyard Monday afternoon. “The event gets better every year, ” said Professor Lance Long, who teaches research and writing and environmental advocacy at Stetson. Watch this brief video to learn more… » Read more
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China Topix – April 22, 2015 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose spoke with the Press Enterprise in California for a story that ran in other outlets including China Topix on police excessive force.… » Read more
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Former White House Ebola response coordinator speaks at Stetson

Ronald Klain speaks at Stetson’s commencement in May. Former White House Ebola response coordinator Ronald A. Klain will address Stetson University College of Law commencement on May 16 in Gulfport, Florida. Stetson’s commencement takes place at 8:30 a.m. in the courtyard on the law school’s Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S. Klain was appointed Ebola response coordinator last year by President Barack Obama. He served… » Read more
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Law Society of Ireland wins Stetson’s International Environmental Moot Court

The Law Society of Ireland won the 19th Annual International Environmental Moot Court Competition on April 18 at Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida. Michelle Ryan of the Law Society of Ireland was named Best Oralist in the Final Round. This is the third time the Law Society of Ireland has won the competition. The Law Society of Ireland won Stetson’s International Environmental… » Read more
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Tampa Bay Times – April 20, 2015 – Professor Judith Scully

Professor Judith Scully spoke with the Tampa Bay Times for the story, “Are Tampa police violating civil rights law with bicycle stops?”… » Read more
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Stetson wins AAJ National Student Trial Advocacy Competition

Stetson University College of Law won the American Association for Justice National Student Trial Advocacy Competition on April 19. Stetson’s team of Brooke Batton Charlan, Stanton Fears, Phylicia Pearson and Kyle Ross beat George Mason University in the final round of the national competition. Stetson’s trial team L-R: Kyle Ross, Phylicia Pearson, Brooke Batton Charlan and Stanton Fears. The AAJ is one of the two… » Read more
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UN’s Bradnee Chambers addressed international students at Stetson

On April 16, Bradnee Chambers, executive secretary of the United Nations Environment Programme Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, delivered the Edward and Bonnie Foreman Biodiversity Lecture at Stetson. Bradnee Chambers spoke at Stetson. Chambers spoke to law students at Stetson and student teams who traveled from around the world to attend the 19th International Environmental Moot Court Competition at Stetson… » Read more
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Huffington Post – April 19, 2015 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

The Huffington Post ran the article, “The Smart Alice Vote,” by  Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy.… » Read more
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Stetson University College of Law, Florida's first law school, has prepared lawyers and leaders since 1900. Today, Stetson leads the nation in blending legal doctrine with practical training, evidenced by its top-ranked programs in advocacy and legal writing. Through our academically rigorous curriculum and commitment to social responsibility, Stetson lawyers are ethical advocates ready to succeed in the legal profession.

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