Professor Cynthia Lepow accepted a publication offer from the NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy to publish her article on tax policy, “Teenagers, Twenty Somethings, and Tax Equality: A Proposal to Simplify the Age Requirement of the Dependency Exemption.”
Professor Robert Verchick co-authored a newly published white paper titled “Climate Change, Resilience, and Fairness: How Nonstructural Adaptation Can Protect and Empower Socially Vulnerable Communities on the Gulf Coast.” Verchick presented that paper at an April 15th conference titled “Beyond the Levees.” The event was held at the Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans. The event was sponsored by the Loyola Center for Environmental Law, Oxfam America, and the Center for Progressiv
Attendees learn about FBI case investigation techniques, use of force decisions, and firearms.
Professor John Lovett’s book chapter, “Can Charter Schools Save Cities?” has been published in How Cities will Save the World: Urban Innovation in the Face of Population Flows, Climate Change and Economic Equality. (Routledge 2016)
Clinical professor Cheryl Buchert presented “Professionalism In and Out of Court” at the 39th AALC Conference on Clinical Legal Education May 1st in Baltimore, Maryland.
The endowed lecture series was founded in 2013 to honor the late Judge Harry J. Wilters, who served as a circuit judge in Baldwin County.
The May 2nd plenary explored “innovative ways that experiential courses can integrate a community perspective into course design, pedagogy, student projects, and assessment.”
The Manhattan: The Story of the First Modern Cocktail is available May 3rd from Sterling Epicure Books
In 2007, Davis and three AmeriCorps co-workers founded Hagar's House, a home for women and children that provides everything from safe haven to resource coordination and personal empowerment programs.
Blevins criticizes what he considers government overreach in the form of excessive occupational licensing requirements for jobs ranging from barbers to personal trainers.