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Wednesday, December 10, 2014


Visiting Professor and Senior Research Scholar Dr. Joseph Fins is Honored by Spanish Royal National Academy of Medicine

Dr. Joseph Fins, who is a visiting scholar at the law school this year, was inducted into Spain's Royal National Academy of Medicine at a ceremony in Madrid last month.  He was named Academico de Honor (Honored Academic), which has been conferred on only 18 people worldwide. 

Wednesday, November 19, 2014


Panel Discusses Successes and Failures of International Response in Haiti

Panelists discussed the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and what lessons could be learned from those experiences for future global crisis response at an event at Yale Law School.

Monday, October 20, 2014


50th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid Marked by Conference November 6 & 7

A conference marking the 50th Anniversary of the passage of Medicare and Medicaid will take place at Yale Law School on November 6 and 7.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014


Yale Law School to Hold Conference on First Amendment in the Shadow of Public Health

The Public Health in the Shadow of the First Amendment Conference will take place at Yale Law School on October 17 and 18.

Thursday, September 18, 2014


Conference on Agricultural Gag Laws Scheduled for September 27

The Yale Law School Animal Legal Defense and the Connecticut Bar Association Animal Law Section will hold a conference on September 27 on Agricultural Gag Laws.

Monday, March 10, 2014


Yale ISP to Host Conference on Innovation Law March 30, 2014

Yale ISP will host a conference titled "Innovation Law Beyond IP," on March 30, 2014. The conference is sponsored by the Thomson Reuters Initiative on Law and Technology.

Monday, February 24, 2014


Working Across Borders: The Yale Global Health Justice Partnership

It’s a cold day in December, and nearly two dozen student and post-graduate fellows from six of Yale University’s professional schools have gathere

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You have an obligation to serve, by virtue of the privilege, opportunity, and talent that you have. You have an obligation to serve, in your way, at some point in time, in your career.”


Gina Raimondo ’98

Governor of Rhode Island, 2015 Commencement Address