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Eric Panicco, a graduate student studying under Professor Sidney Shaprio, authors article in CPRBlog

Eric Panicco, a candidate for Master of Arts in Sustainability at Wake Forest University who is undertaking an independent study for Wake Forest Law Professor and CPR Member Scholar Sidney Shapiro, authored the following article, “Good News for North Carolina Coasts, ” originally published in CPRBlog on April 18, 2016.  Continue reading »

Professor Beth Hopkins (BA ’73), inaugural director of the Smith Anderson Center for Community Outreach, retires after 30-plus years at Wake Forest University

Professor Beth Hopkins (BA ’73) is retiring from Wake Forest University after more than 30 years in various roles, most recently as the inaugural director of the Smith Anderson Center for Community Outreach at Wake Forest Law. In her role as outreach director since 2010, she has overseen the law school’s Pro Bono Project and the Public Interest Law Organization (PILO). A celebration of her contributions will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, in the Law Commons of the Worrell Professional Center.

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Professor Kami Chavis Simmons

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons to participate in panel event at Stanford Law School

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons will be panelist at the Stanford Journal of Criminal Law and Policy’s Third Annual Symposium, “Cutting Edge Issues in Criminal Justice,” on Friday, April 22.

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Professor Steve Virgil appointed to board of directors at the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship

Professor Steve Virgil was recently appointed to the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship‘s board of directors.

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Professor Sidney Shapiro

Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Time Warner Cable News HB 2 makes N.C. most oppressive state in union

Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Time Warner Cable News North Carolina House Bill 2 makes North Carolina the most oppressive state in the union. The original story follows.

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Harold Lloyd

Professor Harold Lloyd authors response to Governor McCrory’s executive order regarding HB 2

Professor Harold Lloyd authored the following article, “McCrory’s Executive Order 93: Hoist By His Own Petard,” originally published in The Huffington Post on April 13, 2016.

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Professor Harold Lloyd writes more about N.C. House Bill 2 and Gov. Pat McCrory on The Huffington Post

Professor Harold Lloyd authored the following blog post, “Current Politics and the ‘McCrory,’ ” on The Huffington Post on April 11, 2016. Continue reading »

Professor Alan Palmiter

Professor Alan Palmiter quoted in Italian Newspaper on academics coming to the University of Bergamo

Professor Alan Palmiter was quoted in an Italian Newspaper this week on academics being incorporated in the University of Bergamo in Italy.  Continue reading »

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons is the director of the law school's Criminal Justice Program.

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons speaks at Mass Incarceration event at the University of North Carolina School of Law

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons spoke at the University of North Carolina School of Law’s event, “Mass Incarceration: Causes, Effects and Where Do We Go From Here?” on Friday, April 8.

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Professor Harold Lloyd quoted in The Winston-Salem Chronicle on North Carolina House Bill 2

Professor Harold Lloyd was quoted in the following story, “HB2 eliminates N.C. discrimination suits,” originally published in The Winston-Salem Chronicle on April 7, 2016.

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