This page highlights notable accomplishments and activities of current students – honors, awards, student events, media mentions, 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.

Monday, February 21, 2011


JREG Names UC Irvine Law Professor Alejandro Camacho Winner of Hamilton Prize

The Yale Journal on Regulation has named Professor Alejandro Camacho, Professor of Law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law, the 2010 recipient of the Walton H. Hamilton Prize for Outstanding Scholarship.

Tuesday, December 7, 2010


Eugene Sokoloff ’12 and Wendy Zupac ’12 Win Top Prize in Moot Court Finals

The finals of the Morris Tyler Moot Court of Appeals were held Monday, December 6, at Yale Law School.

Thursday, December 2, 2010


Yale Beats Harvard on the Courts

The Yale Law School basketball team snapped a five-year losing streak and defeated Harvard Law School 74-56 to win the 2010 Court Classic.

Thursday, December 2, 2010


Yale Law Beats Harvard Law at Hoops; Raises $12K for Public Interest

The Yale Law School basketball team snapped a five-year losing streak and defeated Harvard Law School 74-56 to win the 2010 Court Classic.

Friday, November 12, 2010


Morris Tyler Moot Court to Hear YLS Clinic Case, Ashcroft v. Al-Kidd, at Finals December 6

The finals of the Morris Tyler Moot Court of Appeals will be held December 6 in the Yale Law School Auditorium.

Monday, September 27, 2010


National Latina/o Law Student Conference September 30 – October 2 at Yale Law School

The 2010 National Latina/o Law Student Conference will be held at Yale Law School September 30 through October 2.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010


YLS Negotiating Team Advances to Finals of Copenhagen Competition

Yale Law School has advanced to the final round of the 2010 Copenhagen Competition to be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, October 13-15, 2010.

Wednesday, September 8, 2010


Federalist Society Chapter Flourishes at Yale Law School; Rove, Mukasey Among Recent Featured Speakers

The Yale Federalist Society hosted 25 events during the 2009-2010 school year and continues to be one of Yale Law School’s most successful student organizations.

Thursday, September 2, 2010


Students Play Key Role in Historic Proposition 8 Marriage Case; Le Coney '10 Shares Thoughts on Experience

Yale Law students in the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project played an important role in the Proposition 8 marriage case in California.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010


Dean Post Welcomes the J.D. Class of 2013 to Yale Law School

Dean Robert Post ’77 welcomed the 199th class of new J.D. students to Yale Law School on August 25, 2010.

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