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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.

October 18, 2013

(Oct 18) Post-doctoral fellow Veronica de la Rosa Jaimes attended the Third National Congress on Climate Change Research at the National University of Mexico (UNAM) in Mexico City from October 14 to 18. 

UN internship provides exciting opportunities for law student

October 18, 2013

(Oct 18) This past summer, second-year JD student Emma Hamilton participated in an internship with United Nations Association Canada (UNAC) in Bangkok. Read the UToday story to find out about Emma's experience.

October 18, 2013

(Oct 18) University of Calgary law students hosted a Persons Day breakfast on behalf of Women's Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) today at the Downtown Campus.

October 17, 2013

(Oct 17) Professor Kathleen Mahoney spoke to CBC's Anna Maria Tremonti on her show The Current about the power of the term "genocide" and whether the UN should recognize Canada's treatment of First Nations' people as a genocide.

October 16, 2013

(Oct 16) Professor Shaun Fluker and clinical instructor and executive director of Student Legal Assistance Michelle Christopher (left) are participating in this week's Association for Canadian Clinical Legal Education (ACCLE) conference at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University. 

Faculty of Law celebrates career of longtime professor

October 15, 2013

(Oct 15) Students, faculty, staff and alumni gathered on Oct. 8 to celebrate the career of adjunct professor and mentor Owen Saunders. Read more about the celebration in UToday

October 14, 2013

(Oct 14) On October 15, 2013, Professor Kathleen Mahoney will be participating in a panel presentation to discuss "ADR in Pluralistic Societies: International and Local Experiences."

Faculty of Law participates in first annual Dentons Negotiation Competition

October 14, 2013

(Oct 14) On October 9, 2013, the Faculty of Law participated in the first annual Dentons Negotiation Competition. Congratulations to the top teams - 1st place: David Reese and Tyler Pollock; 2nd place: Lindsey Mosher and William Tran; 3rd place: Taylor Woolsey and Spencer Hoffman.

October 8, 2013

(Oct 8) Dean Ian Holloway and Professor Alice Woolley attended a recent conference at the University of Alberta Faculty of Law on "The Future of Law School." 

October 7, 2013

(Oct 7) Professor Kathleen Mahoney was re-appointed to the advisory council for the Canadian Museum of Human Rights.

October 4, 2013

(Oct 4) Two Faculty of Law alumni, Valerie Prather (LLB'88) and Dale Hensley, QC (LLB'88), have been awarded The Counsel Network's 2013 Women in Law Leadership (WILL) Awards

October 4, 2013

(Oct 4) Third-year JD students Colm Boyle and Barrett Schitka were the winners of the 2013 Chief Justice William McGillivray Moot Final, held on Thursday, October 3.

October 3, 2013

(Oct 3) The Faculty of Law and the University of Calgary is mourning the passing of friend Dick Matthews.

October 1, 2013

(Oct 1) The Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Appeal, the Honourable Pierre Blais, will visit the Faculty of Law on Wednesday to participate in a clerkship information session for law students.