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Law Vols travel down under

June 27, 2018 12:08 pm
A winter trip to Australia helped a group of University of Tennessee College of Law students learn more about themselves and their leadership potential than they believed was possible in a two-week period of time.

John Ward: Would I trade the UT Law education for anything? No.

June 22, 2018 1:14 pm
The University of Tennessee College of Law mourns the loss of John Ward, the former Voice of the Vols whose play-by-play calling was synonymous with UT Athletics for more than 30 years. Ward, a 1953 graduate of the College of Law, died June 27, 2018 at the age of 88.

Faculty Forum: May 2018

June 2, 2018 11:51 am
Faculty Forum is a monthly feature written by Teri Baxter highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments.

A dynamic duo

June 1, 2018 1:34 pm
When Laura Woods and Amy Mahone met in the fall of 1996, they didn’t realize they were forging a relationship that would last for more than 22 years.

On the right side of change

May 30, 2018 2:53 pm
On a cool fall morning outside the Beck Cultural Exchange Center in east Knoxville, a line of more than 150 people stand in the rain. It’s a Saturday. With nearly 200 additional people already inside the building that commemorates the city’s African-American history, the line moves slowly.

Student debt loan repayment assistance awarded to four graduates

May 25, 2018 2:53 pm
Four recent University of Tennessee College of Law graduates have been selected as recipients of $4,000 awards that will assist them in repaying student loan debt. The Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, & Berkowitz, PC Loan Repayment Assistance Program at UT Law annually provides up to $10,000 to qualified applicants.

Alumna encourages graduates to lead, affect change

May 11, 2018 1:44 pm
The challenges our country faces with race relations, sexual harassment, and gender orientation will continue to divide us unless a new generation of leaders exercises its ability to initiate change.

Program helps students earn undergraduate, law degrees in just six years

May 8, 2018 3:41 pm
Tippany Patrick wasn’t sure what she wanted to study when she arrived at the University of Tennessee. As a sophomore, she learned about a College of Law degree program that would allow her to complete her undergraduate study in just three years before becoming a law student.

College of Law offers students Nashville study opportunity

May 3, 2018 11:30 am
Three University of Tennessee College of Law students spent the spring semester gaining valuable experience related to their career interests through the newly conceived Semester in Residence in Nashville. The Semester in Residence offered students hands-on legal experience that aligned with their interests in working with either a government entity or a non-profit organization.