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Gregory Parks

Professor Gregory Parks writes in The Huffington Post blog about race and politics

“I want to tell you a story. I’m going to ask you all to close your eyes while I tell you the story. … This is a story about a little girl walking home from the grocery store one sunny afternoon. … Can you see her? Her raped, beaten, broken body soaked in their urine, soaked in their semen, soaked in her blood, left to die. Can you see her? I want you to picture that little girl. Now imagine she’s white.” Continue reading »

Yale University Law Professor Akhil Amar to present Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on April 15

Professor Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, will present the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. His presentation will follow with a book signing for his most recent book, “America’s Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live By.”

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Virginia Johnson (’85) to serve as N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory’s Chief Advocate in Washington, D.C.

Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday announced that Virginia Johnson (’85) will lead North Carolina’s federal relations office, serving as the governor’s chief advocate in Washington, D.C. Continue reading »

Tee Hassold (’15), Evan Leadem (’15) and Brooke Loucks (’15) compete at 19th Annual Tulane Mardi Gras Sports Law Invitational

Three Wake Forest Law School students — Tee Hassold (’15), Evan Leadem (’15) and Brooke Loucks (’15) — are competing Feb. 26 -28 at the Mardis Gras Sports Law Moot Court Competition in New Orleans.

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Dean Blake D. Morant

Dean Blake Morant to give keynote at Fourth Circuit of American Bar Association-Law Student Division Spring meeting Saturday, March 1

The Fourth Circuit of the American Bar Association-Law Student Division will hold its spring meeting and Governor Election from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 1, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. Wake Forest Law Dean Blake D. Morant will give the keynote address,”Educating Lawyers for the 21st Century,” beginning at 11:45 a.m.

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Wake Forest Journal of Law and Policy appoints new Board of Editors for 2014-2015

The Wake Forest Journal of Law and Policy has announced its new Board of Editors for the 2014-2015 academic school year. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law Review announces new board of editors for 2014-2015

The Wake Forest Law Review has announced its new Board of Editors for the 2014-2015 academic school year. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law announces new board of editors for 2014-15

The Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law has announced its new Board of Editors for the 2014-2015 academic school year. Continue reading »

Professor Wilson Parker conducts a class of undergraduate students as part of the Law School's pre-law school program.

Summer pre-law program provides law school ‘test-drive’ for undergraduates

Wake Forest Law will once again offer a Summer Pre-law Program for undergraduates taught by Law Professors Wilson Parker and Chris Coughlin, and Communication Professors Jarrod Atchison and John Llewellyn.The program consists of two courses that will be taught in the law school but will qualify for credit from the undergraduate college: “Legal Theory, Practice, and Communication” (Communication 370D) and “Advocacy, Debate, and the Law” (Communication 370E). Continue reading »

Associate Professor of Law Tanya Marsh

Professor Tanya Marsh receives Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award

The Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award was presented to Associate Professor of Law Tanya Marsh at the Wake Forest Founders’ Day Convocation on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in Wait Chapel.

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