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Text of Colorado Law 2005 Commencement Address

May 13, 2005

Restoration of the Republic: the Usefulness of CitizensGary HartUniversity of Colorado Law School CommencementMay 6, 2005For a dangerous mission behind British lines in 1775, General George Washington sought volunteers from a group of young officers.  One stepped forward.  His name was

Professor Norton Steuben Honored for "Career of Service"

May 12, 2005

Colorado Law presented the eighth annual Clifford Calhoun Public Service Award to Norton Steuben, the Nicholas Rosenbaum Professor of Law Emeritus.

Colorado Law School Receives $334,000 Toward Building Campaign

May 9, 2005

Colorado Law has received $334,000 in gifts toward the new Wolf Law Building, including a $184,000 gift from the Denver law firm of Rothgerber Johnson & Lyons LLP. The donation was joined by partnering gifts from FirstBank Holding Co. and an anonymous donor totaling an additional $150,000.

Denver Law Firm Presents Major Gift to Colorado Law Building Campaign

May 3, 2005

Colorado Law announced this week the receipt of a $150,000 gift from the Denver law firm of Rothgerber Johnson & Lyons LLP toward the realization of the School’s new Wolf Law Building .  The donation was joined by matching gifts from First Bank Holding Company and individual Rothge

Interview with Colorado Attorney General John Suthers '77

April 29, 2005

On Thursday, April 21, Colorado Attorney General John Suthers ’77 visited the Law School to talk with students about public service in the legal profession and his priorities in office.  Before his talk, which was sponsored by the RLS and the Federalist Society, he met with Kirsten Due

New JAMA Study confirms Professor Campos' Controversial Thesis

April 25, 2005

A major new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) confirms the contrarian thesis put forth in Professor Paul Campos’ book The Diet Myth: Why American's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health (formerly The Obesity Myth).

Karen Mathis '75 In Line as ABA President

April 20, 2005

by Nora Caley, Law Week Colorado--The American Bar Association’s Midyear Meeting had no surprises, but it did have a first. At the Salt Lake City meeting Feb.

Professor Wesson on MSNBC

April 17, 2005

Professor Mimi Wesson was the featured guest on the March 30 edition of MSNCB’s news and opinion program “Connected Coast to Coast with Ron Reagan and Monica Crowley.” Wesson and Professor Thane Rosenbaum, Fordham University Law School, discussed religion in court cases and jury

Hank Brown _69 Becomes 21st President of the University of Colorado

April 15, 2005

Hank Brown took over CU’s top post on August 1, and will serve until a permanent president is appointed by the Board of Regents at the conclusion of the search process, which is in progress.

Professor Bintliff Visits Kuwait University as Part of AALS Site Visit Team

April 11, 2005

Kuwait University asked the American Association of Law Schools (AALS) to send a site visit team to its School of Law to evaluate and make recommendations about its law program. Six legal educators were chosen.

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