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Thursday, June 11, 2015


Yale Environmental Protection Clinic Makes Impact in 2014–2015

The Yale Environmental Protection Clinic, a collaboration of the Law School and the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (FES), undertook a number of projects this year to further its mission to address environmental law and policy problems. 

Monday, May 11, 2015


Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack Led Roundtable Discussion

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visited Yale Law School for an informal roundtable discussion with fifteen students from the Yale Food Law Society. 

Monday, February 23, 2015


Climate Science Literacy Unrelated to Public Acceptance of Human-Caused Global Warming

Deep public divisions over climate change are unrelated to differences in how well ordinary citizens understand scientific evidence on global warming, according to a new study published by Professor Dan Kahan.

Monday, February 9, 2015


Professor Kahan Publishes Study on How Geoengineering Affects Climate Debate

Professor Dan Kahan and other scholars publish study showing that geoengineering has the potential to counteract political polarization over global warming.

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In their first semester, all entering students are required to take four courses, one of which must be taken in a small group of 15 or 16 students. Immediately every student in the class has the opportunity to develop a close relationship with one of their four teachers.”


Anthony Kronman

Class of 1975, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean