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Wake Forest Law to offer Geneva Externship Program in January 2018

Wake Forest Law continues to expand its practical courses and international program offerings with a new externship program in Geneva, Switzerland, beginning spring semester of 2018. Professor John Knox, an internationally recognized expert on human rights and international environmental law, says,  “I think to some degree it’s an experiment, but it’s something we need to do.”

The program is similar to the law school’s already established Washington, D. C., Metropolitan Externship Program, in that it offers students credit for interning in governmental or non-profit organizations.  Continue reading »

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NYT features Associate Dean Richard Schneider, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s roles in ‘Merchant of Venice’ project

Professor Richard Schneider, Associate Dean for International Affairs, is featured in the New York Times article, “Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Presides Over Shylock’s Appeal,” for his contributions to a “Merchant of Venice” project with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg this week in Venice.  The article, which follows, was published by Rachel Donadio on July 27, 2016.

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Wake Forest Law offers students unique study abroad opportunity through new partnership with UIBE School of Law in Beijing, China

For the first time in the history of Wake Forest Law, JD students have the opportunity to spend a semester studying at a university in China. Continue reading »

Rebecca Hendrix (’15) to present at VCU Political Science Research Conference

Rebecca Hendrix (’15) will give a talk at the Virginia Commonwealth University Political Science Research Conference on Friday, April 11, 2014. Continue reading »

Lord Phillips to lecture in Venice, Vienna Study Abroad Programs in July 2013

The retired president of the United Kingdom’s Supreme Court, Lord Phillips, will be visiting and guest lecturing in the law school’s Venice and Vienna Study Abroad Programs in the summer of 2013. Continue reading »

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gives public lectures in Venice and Vienna as part of the Wake Forest Law School’s Study Abroad Program

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is giving a public lecture at the Constitutional Court in Vienna, Austria, today at 11 a.m. (EST). Continue reading »

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg guest lecturing in WFU law study abroad programs featured in Bloomberg video

The U.S. Supreme Court’s biggest decisions of the term will be coming later this month, including rulings on immigration, nudity on television and, of course, health care. But then the court takes its three-month summer recess, and the justices will be scattering to the winds. Continue reading »

Supreme Experience: Studying abroad with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Editor’s Note: This story originally ran as the cover of the Spring 2009 Jurist. In light of the fact Justice Ginsburg will be guest lecturing again this summer as part of the law school’s Venice and Vienna study abroad programs, we wanted to once again feature this piece.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to return to law school’s Study Abroad Programs in July 2012

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be a guest lecturer during the Wake Forest University School of Law’s Venice and Vienna Study Abroad Programs in the summer of 2012. Continue reading »

School of Law names new associate dean for international affairs and new director of international programs

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