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Thursday, November 17, 2022


In The Press

Influencers with Andy Serwer: Heather Gerken

Yahoo Finance

Dean Heather K. Gerken is interviewed about educating the next generation of lawyers and leaders.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022


In The Press

Yale Law School Abandons U.S. News Rankings, Citing Flawed Methodology

The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal reports on Yale Law School’s decision to withdraw from the annual U.S. News & World Report rankings.

Tuesday, November 08, 2022


Monday, November 21, 2022


Fatima Goss Graves and Emily Bazelon at a table

Fatima Goss Graves ’01 and Lecturer in Law Emily Bazelon ’00 held a discussion about the impact of the Dobbs decision.

Friday, November 18, 2022


A group of six people standing for a photo with one holding an award

At a Connecticut Council on Freedom of Information event, at which the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic received an award for its work: from left, Connecticut Foundation for Open Government President Bill Fish, Stephanie Rice ’23, Jonathan Gibson ’24, MFIA Clinical Fellow Stephen Stich ’17, Council President Dan Klau, and Marlene Arias ’24. (Photo: Gary Lewis)

Monday, November 14, 2022


Professor Judith Resnik standing before a chalkboard

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik speaks at the conference honoring the 40th anniversary of her influential paper “Managerial Judges.”

Tuesday, November 8, 2022


Monday, November 7, 2022


November 28 Monday

Event

Reading period begins.

(All day)
YLS

November 28 Monday

Event

DIY Wellness Bags

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Office of Student Affairs RM85

November 28 Monday
November 28 Monday

Event

Meditation Mondays

12:05PM to 12:20PM
SLB Room L390C

November 30 Wednesday

Event

Lattes with Librarians

2:00PM to 4:00PM
Ruttenberg Dining Hall

December 1 Thursday

Event

Pop-Up Fitness Center

9:00AM to 5:00PM
SLB Room 124

December 1 Thursday

Event

Exam Information Session

2:00PM to 3:00PM
SLB Room 127

December 1 Thursday

Event

Mindful Movement & DIY Trail Mix

3:00PM to 4:00PM
SLB Room 120

December 2 Friday

Event

2022-2023 Weil, Gotshal & Manges Roundtable

9:00AM to 3:30PM
Registration in SLB Room 122; Roundtable in SLB Room 129

December 2 Friday

Event

Pop-Up Fitness Center

9:00AM to 5:00PM
SLB Room 124

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022


In The Press

We’re Taking an Ostrich Approach to Enforcing Gun Laws — With Deadly Results — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Frederick Vars ’99

The Hill

Ian Ayres ’86 is the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Professor at Yale Law School and a Professor at the Yale School of Management.

Monday, November 21, 2022


In The Press

Legal Education Needs to be ‘Accessible to Everyone,’ says Yale Law School Dean

Yahoo Finance

Dean Heather K. Gerken and the Hurst Horizon Scholarship Program are mentioned in a piece about equity in legal education.

Saturday, November 19, 2022


In The Press

Yale Starts an Exodus From a Rank Tradition — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, November 17, 2022


In The Press

Why Another Top-Ranked Law School Joins Yale, Harvard in Withdrawing from Rankings

ABC News

Dean Heather K. Gerken speaks about the decison to withdraw from the annual law school rankings of U.S. News and World Report.

Thursday, November 17, 2022


In The Press

Influencers with Andy Serwer: Heather Gerken

Yahoo Finance

Dean Heather K. Gerken is interviewed about educating the next generation of lawyers and leaders.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022


In The Press

Yale Law School Abandons U.S. News Rankings, Citing Flawed Methodology

The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal reports on Yale Law School’s decision to withdraw from the annual U.S. News & World Report rankings.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022


In The Press

Yale and Harvard Law Schools Withdraw From the U.S. News Rankings

The New York Times

The New York Times reported on Yale Law School’s decision to withdraw from the annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of law schools.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022


In The Press

Yale and Harvard’s Law Schools Are Ditching the ‘U.S. News’ Rankings. Will Others Follow?

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Dean Heather K. Gerken spoke to The Chronicle of Higher Education about the decision to withdraw from the U.S. News & World Report rankings.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022


In The Press

Yale and Harvard Law Schools to Shun Influential U.S. News Rankings

Reuters

Dean Heather K. Gerken speaks about the decison to withdraw from the annual law school rankings of U.S. News & World Report.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022


In The Press

Diversity on Trial: Affirmative Action’s Michigan Test

Bloomberg / UnCommon Law podcast

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 discusses issues around affirmative action at colleges and universities.