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Tuesday, October 26, 2010


Yale Law School Expands Legal Writing Instruction

Yale Law School has expanded its legal writing program in a number of innovative ways.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010


Chairs Conferred on YLS Professors Richard Brooks and Daniel Markovits ’00

Richard Brooks has been named the Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law at Yale Law School, and Daniel Markovits ’00 has been named the Guido Calabresi Professor of Law.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010


Professor Doug Kysar to Discuss Climate Change in Joseph M. Field ’55 Inaugural Lecture

Professor Doug Kysar will give his inaugural lecture as the Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law on November 15, 2010.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010


International Supreme Court and Constitutional Justices Meet at Yale Law School

The fourteenth Global Constitutionalism Seminar took place at Yale Law School September 22-25, 2010.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010


Writing About the Supreme Court – A Conversation with Dahlia Lithwick and Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

A special event featuring Dahlia Lithwick, legal correspondent for Slate, in conversation with former New York Times Supreme Court reporter and YLS lecturer Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL will take place on October 26 at Yale Law School.

Friday, October 8, 2010


Supreme Court of the Navajo Nation Coming to Yale Law School on October 25 - CANCELLED

The Supreme Court of the Navajo Nation will hear a case at Yale Law School on October 25, 2010.

Wednesday, October 6, 2010


Professor James Heckman Will Discuss Problem of Soft Skills in America at Nov. 1 Thomas Lecture

University of Chicago Economics Professor James Heckman will give the James A. Thomas Lecture Nov. 1 on the topic, “Hard Evidence on Soft Skills: The GED and the Problem of Soft Skills in America.”

Monday, October 4, 2010


New YLS Clinic Offers Legal Assistance to Connecticut Veterans

Yale Law School has launched a new clinic to train students to address the needs of Connecticut’s military veterans.

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1L year is really hard.…You’re just grinding all the time. And when you come out the other end, you realize that you’ve got skills to make changes in the world. And that feeling is so cool.”


Rebecca Wexler

Class of 2016