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Professor Carpenter publishes book on Civil Rights in Indian Country

February 6, 2012

Professor Kristen A. Carpenter has published the Indian Civil Rights Act at 40, a new book that examines the first forty years of tribal government responses to the Indian Civil Rights Act (ICRA), a federal statute addressing civil rights in Indian Country...

White Center Hosts High School Competition

February 1, 2012

On Saturday, January 28, the Byron White Center for the Study of American Constitutional Law hosted the first Colorado Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Moot Court Competition. 35 area high school students spent the day at the Law School arguing before lawyers and law students. The high school students had been coached by the 2011-2012 Marshall-Brennan Fellows, a group of law students who have been teaching constitutional law in high school classrooms since September 2011...

Colorado Law Hosts Environmental Policy Panel

January 27, 2012

On Friday, January 27, 2012, Colorado Law welcomed Nancy Sutley, chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, and Congressma Jared Polis to participate in a panel discussion on various environmental and energy policy issues.

Join Our Online Professional Network for Colorado Law Alumni and Students

January 25, 2012

As Colorado Law’s new Assistant Dean for Career Development, one of my goals is to expand opportunities for students to connect with our alumni. I’m excited to announce ProNet, Colorado Law’s new online Professional Network. ProNet creates a network of alumni whom students may contact for career advice and insight...

Employment Outcomes -- Classes of 2010 and 2011

January 23, 2012

Preliminary post-graduation employment results for the University of Colorado Law School’s class of 2011 show an improved placement percentage over the results for the class of 2010. With five weeks remaining until the February 15th date used by the American Bar Association and others for measuring employment outcomes, more than 88% of the 176 members of the class of 2011 is employed...

Colorado Bar Association Honors Gary Jackson

January 17, 2012

Colorado Law would like to extend its congratulations to Gary Jackson ('70) for receiving the Colorado Bar Association's Award of Merit on January 6, 2012. Jackson has long been a leader in the Colorado legal community, and a trememdous asset to Colorado Law. He helped to found the Sam Cary Bar Association, as well as the Sam Cary Scholarship Fund...

Register for this Year's Law Alumni Awards Banquet

January 12, 2012

This year the Law Alumni Awards Banquet will be held at the Hyatt Regency hotel at the Colorado Convention Center. The night will begin with a cocktail hour at 5:30 PM, followed by dinner and the awards ceremony at 7:00 PM.

Alumna Kara Veitch Named CBA's Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year

December 6, 2011

Colorado Law would like to congratulate Kara Veitch ('00) on being awarded the Gary L. McPherson Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year award by the Colorado Bar Association.

Colorado Law to Honor Distinguished Alumni

December 5, 2011

The University of Colorado Law School will honor three distinguished alums at its annual Law Alumni Awards Banquet on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at the Hyatt Colorado Convention Center Hotel.

Colorado Law Launches Startup Colorado

November 29, 2011

On November 9, 2011 entrepreneurs and enthusiasts packed into the courtroom and classrooms at the University of Colorado Law School for the public launch of Startup Colorado.

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