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Colorado Law Celebrates the Fourth Annual BIPOC Cord Ceremony

April 1, 2024

This year marks the fourth annual BIPOC Cord Ceremony. This ceremony serves as an important way for Colorado Law to recognize the achievements of graduating Black, Indigenous, and other students of color. A relatively new addition to the commencement celebrations at Colorado Law, the event has grown into a cherished tradition. What makes this tradition particularly unique, however, is that it was created by a student, Larrisa Alire ’23, during her time as a 1L.

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Conservative and Liberal Perspectives Come Together on the Benefit of Class Actions

April 1, 2024

On March 19, the University of Colorado Law School’s Byron White Center for the Study of American Constitutional Law and the Colorado Law Federalist Society hosted a thought-provoking discussion about Professor Brian Fitzpatrick’s ground-breaking book, The Conservative Case for Class Actions.

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Colorado Law Democrats revive annual Law School Talent Show

March 28, 2024

This past month, Colorado Law Democrats and the Class of 2025 officers hosted a talent show, reviving a treasured tradition among Law Buffs who took part in and attended similar talent shows in their law school days. Staff, faculty, and students gathered in Schaden Commons to witness the varied skills of the law school community.

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Byron White Center hosts “Reclaiming the Constitutional Text from Originalism” Lunch Talk

March 18, 2024

On March 12, the Byron R. White Center for American Constitutional Law and the American Constitution Society (ACS) at Colorado Law hosted a lunch talk on “Reclaiming the Constitutional Text from Originalism” with Georgetown Law Professor Victoria Nourse.

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John Echohawk to Deliver 2024 Commencement Ceremony Remarks

March 5, 2024

The University of Colorado Law School is pleased to announce that Native American rights attorney and Executive Director of the Native American Rights Fund, John Echohawk, will be the speaker for the Colorado Law Class of 2024 commencement recognition ceremony.

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Professor Andrew Schwartz to Deliver 2024 Scott Lecture

March 4, 2024

The University of Colorado Law School is pleased to announce that Prof. Andrew Schwartz will deliver the 48th annual Austin W. Scott Jr. Lecture. Schwartz will speak on “Digital Shareholders” on Thursday, April 11 at 5:30 p.m. in Wittemyer Courtroom. A reception will follow at 6:30 p.m.

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BLSA and Byron White Center Host Hip Hop Lunch Talk

Feb. 27, 2024

On February 15, 2024, The University of Colorado Law School’s Black Law Students Association partnered with The Byron R. White Center Study for the Study of American Constitutional Law to host a Hip Hop and the Law Lunch Talk celebrating Black History Month and the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop...

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SCOTUS Preview lunch talk provides insight on current term

Feb. 12, 2024

On January 30, the Byron R. White Center Study for American Constitutional Law hosted its inaugural SCOTUS Preview lunch talk at the University of Colorado Law School. CU Law professors dissected the current cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and discussed their potential real-world impacts.

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Colorado Law hosts UN Forum covering Indigenous Peoples and the “greening” economy

Feb. 8, 2024

On Jan. 23-25, the University of Colorado’s American Indian Law Program and Center for Native American and Indigenous Studies hosted an Expert Group Meeting of the United Nations (UN) Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.

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Celebrating Faculty Book Publications: Inaugural "Lex Libris" Reception at Colorado Law

Feb. 5, 2024

The Rare Books Room and the garden level of the William A. Wise Law Library are set to become a haven of pride and revelry on February 28, 2024, as we host the inaugural Lex Libris celebration.