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EVENT APRIL 20, 2014

Spring Break

EVENT APRIL 25, 2014

Last Day for Friday Classes

EVENT APRIL 30, 2014

Reading Period

EVENT MAY 01, 2014

Reading Period

EVENT MAY 02, 2014

Reading Period

NEWS APRIL 03, 2014

Trina Grillo Public Interest and Social Justice Law Retreat a Success at Southwestern

On March 21 and 22, Southwestern hosted the 16th Annual Trina Grillo Public Interest and Social Justice Retreat. This two-day...

NEWS APRIL 02, 2014

Siderman Fellow Examines the US Adversarial System and the Differences of US/Argentinian Criminal Law

As at Fulbright-Jose Siderman Human Rights Fellow pursuing his LL.M. degree, Mariano Gaitan has been enjoying his education at...

NEWS APRIL 01, 2014

Southwestern to Honor Prominent Alumni and Friends at Annual Awards Event

On Thursday, April 24, the Southwestern Alumni Association will honor three distinguished members of the Southwestern...

NEWS APRIL 01, 2014

Trustee Jana Greer to Receive Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree

During Southwestern's 26th Annual Awards Recognition Reception, the Southwestern Board of Trustees will confer an Honorary...

NEWS MARCH 24, 2014

Leah Weil, Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Sony Pictures Entertainment, "In Conversation" at Southwestern

Leah Weil, Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Sony Pictures Entertainment, will be the next guest for...

NEWS MARCH 19, 2014

Southwestern's Winning Client Counseling Team Headed to National ABA Competition

In February, Southwestern's Negotiation Honors Program (NHP) competed in the regional round of the ABA Client Counseling...

NEWS MARCH 13, 2014

Southwestern Hosts the 60th Annual National Conference of Law Reviews

Every year, law review and law journal editors from around the country gather to collaborate on ideas and discuss issues...

NEWS MARCH 12, 2014

Southwestern Takes Top Team and Brief Awards at National Moot Court Competition

At the Howard University School of Law Bryant-Moore Moot Court Competition held February 28 and March 1 in Washington, D.C....

NEWS MARCH 10, 2014

Southwestern Team Takes First Place at ABA Mediation Competition

In February, Southwestern competed in the regional round of the ABA Representation in Mediation Competition, which was held at...

NEWS MARCH 07, 2014

Southwestern Armenia Fellowship Reception Planned

In 2012, Southwestern partnered with the Republic of Armenia's Ministry of Justice to create an opportunity for an...

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