This page highlights notable accomplishments and activities of current students – honors, awards, student events, media mentions, op-ed pieces published, books published, fellowships received, community service, etc.  If you are a current student, we encourage you to submit story ideas and photos for inclusion on this page. If you have recently published an op-ed, were cited or quoted in the media, or published a paper, please tell us about it here.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017


Get Politics, Guesswork Out Of School Funding—A Commentary by Matt Nguyen ’19, Brandon Levin ’19, and Eric Chung ’17

Matt Nguyen ’19, Brandon Levin ’19, and Eric Chung’17 of the Education Advocacy Clinic are students at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017


Gruber Program Names 2017–18 Fellows

The Gruber Program for Global Justice and Women’s Rights at Yale Law School announced the 2017–2018 Peter and Patricia Gruber Fellows in Global Justice and Women’s Rights: Nicole Collins ’17 YSPH, Edwin Garcia ’17 FES, Olivia Horton ’17, Scout Katovich ’17, and Zain Rizvi ’17.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017


Two YLS Students Chosen for FASPE Program

Nina R. W. Cohen ’18 and Ama Ruth Francis ’18 are among 12 law students chosen by the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) to participate in a two-week program in Germany and Poland.

Monday, March 27, 2017


Schell Center Names 2017–18 Fellows

The Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights announced its fellows for the 2017–18 academic year.

Friday, March 24, 2017


I tried getting into Trump’s America as a Muslim Pakistani-Canadian, and here’s what happened—A Commentary by Omer Aziz ’17

Omer Aziz is a third-year student at Yale Law School.

Monday, March 20, 2017


Lowenstein Clinic Recommends Reforms to Liberia’s Concessions System

A paper released on March 14 by the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic at Yale Law School addresses significant gaps under Liberian law regarding the oversight of large-scale agricultural concessions.

Thursday, March 16, 2017


Rule of Law Clinic Amicus Brief Asks Court to Strike Down Revised Travel Order

The Rule of Law Clinic at Yale Law School filed an amicus brief on behalf of 40 senior former national security officials on March 15, 2017 in support of the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project’s lawsuit against the President of the United States.

Friday, March 10, 2017


Yale Law Students Decide the Cases in the Arbitration Project Clinic

When students from the Arbitration Project clinic step into a conference room in Hartford for a hearing, they are not representing a client on one side of the table.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017


Solomon Center Team Challenges Short Comment Period for New Healthcare Regulation

A team of students and faculty from the Yale submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) responding to a proposed rule to modify regulations concerning the Health Insurance Marketplaces

Tuesday, March 7, 2017


Congress Can Remove Donald Trump From Office Without Impeaching Him—A Commentary by Samuel Breidbart ’19 and Vinay Nayak ’19

Samuel Breidbart and Vinay Nayak are first-year students at Yale Law School.

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