Apr. 1, 2011—Harris garners $5,000 scholarship and summer clerkship with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings
Mar. 29, 2011—"Habeas for the 21st Century: Uses, Abuses, and the Future of the Great Writ" released by University of Chicago Press
Mar. 28, 2011—Research team believes private carbon labeling will have a positive influence on consumer and business behavior.
Mar. 16, 2011—New book examines the shortcomings of the culpability linchpin and adult-type procedures placed on juvenile offenders.
Mar. 7, 2011—The Bator Award recognizes a young academic – under the age of forty – who has demonstrated excellence in legal scholarship, a commitment to teaching, a concern for students, and who has made a significant public impact.
Mar. 7, 2011—Klothen is assistant dean for pro bono and public interest programs at Rutgers School of Law
Mar. 2, 2011—Swain's current scholarship addresses impact of immigration.
Feb. 18, 2011—Vanderbilt students competed in the 2011 Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, Midwest Super Region
Feb. 18, 2011—Annual competition is sponsored by Vanderbilt Law School and the Freedom Forum First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt
Feb. 12, 2011—"The Invisible Line" chronicles American families' journey from black to white
Feb. 11, 2011—Teams argued First Amendment problem regarding when a school official may regulate student speech on the Internet.
Feb. 9, 2011—Shaw honored for work with Tennessee Justice for Our Neighbors, an advocacy organization for immigrants.
Feb. 7, 2011—Koh delivered keynote address for symposium on "Foreign State Immunity at Home and Abroad."
Feb. 4, 2011—With "Three Images of the Arctic," Law of the Sea scholar Daniel Caron illuminates governance issues created by rapid transition.
Feb. 3, 2011—Lynn Stout, Paul Hastings Professor, UCLA Law School, delivered the 2011 Johnson Lecture February 1.
Jan. 31, 2011—Galvin served as Vanderbilt's Centennial Professor of Law from 1983-90 and as Dean of SMU Law School from 1963-80.
Jan. 28, 2011—Distinguished scholar of comparative law, administrative law, accounting and legal ethics died January 26.
Jan. 21, 2011—Seymores appointment as Associate Professor of Chemistry effective January 1, 2011.
Jan. 20, 2011—Justice Holland is the seventh recipient honored with the American Judicature Society's Opperman Award.
Jan. 20, 2011—2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture at Vanderbilt Law School
Jan. 13, 2011—2011 Alumni Awards announced by Dean Chris Guthrie
Jan. 12, 2011—McEntee and Lynch were joint winners of annual online poll conducted by "Above the Law" blog
Jan. 12, 2011—Professors Tracey George and Michael Vandenbergh drew their students attention to the work of AmeriCares, an international disaster relief and aid organization headed by Curtis R. Welling, Class of 1975.
Dec. 30, 2010—Chris Lantz, a third-year law student and the President of the Vanderbilt Bar Association, died last night in a snowmobile accident. Chris was a central figure in the life of the Law School. We are deeply saddened by the news of his death, and our hearts go out to Chriss family, friends, classmates, and teachers during this very difficult time.
Dec. 16, 2010—Nita Farahany serves on commission; her research focuses on legal, philosophical and social issues arising from biosciences.