In the News

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Recognition

  • Professor Peter Halewood was a primary organizer on a Collaborative Venture Fund grant to fund a joint conference with the UAlbany Liberal Studies program, "The Politics of Difference and the Threshold of Law: A Collaborative Conference in Law and the Humanities," to be held at the law school April 8-9, and is on the conference program committee. He also helped organize the Venture Fund grant to assist in obtaining funding for international human rights research collaborations between UAlbany and the law school.

  • ​Professor Peter Halewood was voted Treasurer of the Association of American Law Schools Section on International Human Rights at the AALS Annual Meeting in New York on January 8, 2016.

  • Associate Dean for Student Affairs Rosemary Queenan was named to the Executive Committee of the Association of American Law Schools Section on Student Services at the AALS Annual Meeting in New York, January 2016.

Presentations

  • Professor Stephen Gottlieb is scheduled to discuss his book, Unfit for Democracy, with former New York Court of Appeals Judge Robert Smith at the New Lebanon Town Library on June 11, 2016.

  • Professor Stephen Gottlieb is scheduled to speak at the annual dinner meeting of the League of Women Voters of New York State on June 1, 2016.

  • ​Professor Stephen Gottlieb will discuss his book, Unfit for Democracy, at the main branch of the Albany Public Library on May 17, 2016.

  • Professor Patrick Connors was invited to be a guest speaker before the Committee on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar of the New York State Bar Association in New York City on May 5, 2016. He will discuss his recent New York Law Journal articles addressing New York’s adoption of the Uniform Bar Exam and Part 523 of the Court of Appeals Rules, which allows lawyers licensed outside of New York to provide legal services within the State on a temporary basis.

  • Professor Evelyn Tenenbaum presented "Paired Kidney Donation and NEAD Chains: Issues and Solutions" at the University at Albany School of Public Health for a New York State Department of Health CLE program on May 4, 2016.

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