Most 18-year-olds are still moving into their dorms, but Aaron Parnas and Kisa Ibrahim have already completed their first week of classes at GW Law School.
The Law School Learning Center will soon be the Dee J. Kelly Law Learning Center – the product of a $1.25 million donation from a foundation started by a prominent alumnus.
As millions watched former FBI director James Comey testify before Congress Thursday, legal and political faculty were helping to lead the conversation online.
Speakers commended graduates for their three years or more of hard work but advised them to look toward the future and dream big.
A law school student who stepped in last week to help a man being attacked at a Metro station was called a “hero” Wednesday at a press conference with the victim.
A 9-percent increase would mean more than 7,500 students applied to the law school this year.
Faculty and experts said removing the $80 fee would help GW increase its total applicant pool and could expand outreach to students from diverse backgrounds.
Student-attorneys arranged to hold information sessions for international students and collect donations to educate the public about the immigration system.
Faculty working with the program said it will bring law scholars, students and the public together for discussion about the intersection of law and technology.
A new law school website called “For the Record” highlights the ways law faculty engage with the media, scholarship and leadership outside of GW.