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November 22, 2013

(Nov 22) Professors Alastair Lucas (left), Allan Ingelson and Nigel Bankes participated in the Grand Energy Challenge workshop on November 21, 2013.

November 22, 2013

(Nov 22) Michelle Christopher, executive director of Student Legal Assistance, has been elected to the board of directors for the Association for Canadian Clinical Legal Education (ACCLE)

November 19, 2013

(Nov 19) On November 20, 2013, Professor Shaun Fluker will give a presentation to the National Agency for Mineral Resources (NAMR) Study Tour from Romania.

November 19, 2013

(Nov 19) Maryanne Forrayi, director of the law school's Career & Professional Development Office, has been named an honorary member of the Association of Women Lawyers.

November 18, 2013

(Nov 18) Professor Kathleen Mahoney has been appointed the Secretary of the National Academy of Social Sciences for the Royal Society of Canada.

November 12, 2013

(Nov 12) Professor Nigel Bankes is in northern Europe this week participating in a number of academic meetings and conferences from November 9 to 15, 2013.  

Faculty of Law hosts columnist Andrew Coyne in public lecture

November 6, 2013

(Nov 6) Postmedia News columnist Andrew Coyne visited the law school on Tuesday to participate in the 2013/14 Merv Leitch QC Memorial Lecture. Andrew spoke on "the alarming state of Canada's democracy." Learn more about the event.

First-year JD student named to Avenue's Top 40 Under 40

November 5, 2013

(Nov 5) First-year JD student Anna Murray has been named to Avenue Magazine's Top 40 Under 40 for 2013. The list celebrates Calgarians under 40 who excel in their respective fields, give back to the community and raise the profile of the city. Read more.

October 31, 2013

(Oct 31) Professor Sharon Mascher has recently accepted a three year appointment as an Honorary Fellow with the Faculty of Law at the University of Western Australia.

October 31, 2013

(Oct 31) On October 28, Professor Kathleen Mahoney participated in a panel on "Peace Through Pluralism," hosted by The Mosaic Institute.

October 30, 2013

(Oct 30) Professor Shaun Fluker will be speaking at the Canadian Bar Association's Environmental Law section meeting on October 30.

Faculty of Law celebrates largest law firm donation in campaign

October 28, 2013

(Oct 28) The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce the single largest law firm gift in the school's current fundraising campaign - $750,000 from Norton Rose Fulbright Canada. Read more

October 23, 2013

(Oct 23) Professor Kathleen Mahoney participated in a film screening and discussion hosted by the U of C's Women's Resource Centre on Monday, to discuss the topic of legalizing prostitution.

Grad student examines role of conservation offsets as a way to protect environment

October 23, 2013

(Oct 23) LLM student David Poulton is researching the role of conservation offsets as a way to protect the environment, part of a project for the Canadian think-thank Sustainable Prosperity. Read about his work in UToday.

Law grad gets variety of experience in clerkship opportunity

October 22, 2013

(Oct 22) 2013 graduate Alastair MacKinnon is currently participating in a clerkship position with the Alberta Court of Appeal in Calgary. Read the UToday story to learn about the opportunity and the experience.