Diversity & Inclusion Week Events
A full slate of events kicks off February 23 with the Diversity Dinner. Our community looks at inequity in the Boston Public Schools, inclusion in law school admissions, and what happens when justice isn’t blind.
On the Shortlist
Chief Judge Diane Wood, twice shortlisted by the Obama administration for the U.S. Supreme Court, will speak on Friday, February 20, at 4 p.m. in the large moot court. Wood is Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
Best in New England
3Ls Ashley Durkin and Lauren Hatch will head to Houston for the finals after winning the New England regionals of the National Trial Competition. Is it fair to say they’re part of a dynasty?
Uber vs. Taxi
Will taxi owners prevail in a suit aimed at stopping Uber and Lyft? Professor Janice Griffith talks to the Boston Herald about the case.
University Congratulates Alumni in Key Leadership Roles
A&F Secretary Kristen Lepore, Auditor Suzanne Bump, House Speaker Robert DeLeo, Secretary of State William Galvin, district attorneys, and Robert Caret, the next University System of Maryland chancellor
"Law Schools 3.0"
The ABA's Student Lawyer magazine highlights Suffolk Law as a pioneer in educating students in legal technology.
On the State of Women
At the law school’s Women’s Leadership Academy, over 100 alumnae gathered to discuss a few of the major challenges facing women. The goal of the Academy is to kindle relationships that spur debate and solutions.