The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague selected Túlio Di Giacomo Toledo, LLM ‘14, to serve as a law clerk for the 2014-2015 term.  The Peter and Patricia Gruber Foundation, in support of the clerkship, awarded Mr. Di Giacomo Toledo with its International Law Fellowship,...
Mayor Vincent Gray appointed GW Law student Saif Khan to the Advisory Board for D.C. Veterans Affairs.  “This appointment will allow me to represent the voices of fellow veterans living in D.C. by advising leaders about veterans’ issues,” says Mr. Khan, an Iraq War veteran. “I hope this...
Jessica Leal, a 3L Immigration Clinic student-attorney, gave the keynote speech at a naturalization ceremony held at GW Law by the Washington, D.C., District Office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.  Twenty young people between the ages of 14 and 22 took an oath of U.S. citizenship...
The GW Law chapter of Law Students for Reproductive Justice (LSRJ) won the Cari Sietstra Award for Excellence in Organizing.  The chapter’s executive board and several 1L representatives accepted the award during the LSRJ Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Regional Conference in February. The LSRJ...
In a CNN article, two GW LAW students debated their views on the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on Michigan’s affirmative action policy in college admissions.
Avi Kelin, JD ‘14, won the 2014 Howard J. Rudge “Creative Solutions” Competition for his paper about why and how the United States should prepare for autonomous cars.  Mr. Rudge, a 1964 GW Law alumnus and retired DuPont Corp. executive, created and endowed the competition to reward students...
Saudi Arabian television station KSA TV broadcast a feature story about the work of SJD candidate Abdulrahman Alothman.  Mr. Alothman, who previously taught law at Imam University in Saudi Arabia, came to GW to study the United States’ jury system. He believes that introducing a similar...
Eric Braese, a student in the interdisciplinary Master of Science in Government Contracts (MSGC) Program, was selected to receive the first annual National Contract Management Association (NCMA) Tysons Corner Chapter Scholarship.  A contract administrator with URS Federal Services Inc., Mr....
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