MIAMI SCHOLARS

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

After the devastating Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, Pauline Green, JD ’14, was one of many dedicated AmeriCorps teachers who pushed to stabilize a torn-apart school system in the heart of Louisiana. Working on the ground in Louisiana...

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Alex Meyer, Maria Rodriguez, Candelario Saldana and Thomas Voracek

Instead of laying on South Beach this spring break, Miami Law students chose to give back to their communities and build practical skills. Funding...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Teams of community, legal, law enforcement, criminal justice and technology stakeholders came together recently for the American Bar Association’s JusticeHack Miami including seven students from Miami Law.

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Sawyeh Esmaili, Catherine Kaiman, and Nicole Pecorella

Thanks to Catherine Kaiman, Practitioner-in-Residence and Supervising Attorney of the Environmental Justice Clinic, two law students, 3L Miami Scholar Sawyeh...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Miami Public Interest Scholar and karaoke aficionado Carli Raben was recently awarded the Aqua Foundation for Women Scholarship, which identifies emerging leaders in the LGBT community and helps them develop and grow through their...

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Linet Suarez

Who hasn't dreamt of meeting an astronaut as a child? For 3L and Miami Scholar Linet Suarez, that dream became a reality this summer while working at her internship with NASA’s Office of the...

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Sawyeh Esmaili

It is not every day that a law student has the opportunity to educate the educators on pressing issues regarding the reproductive rights of incarcerated women. Rising 3L and Miami Scholar...

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Whales, dolphins, and porpoises are not the typical clients that come to mind when thinking about the practice of law. However, Natalie Barefoot, J.D. ’05, has dedicated her work to protecting the rights and habitats of these...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Mitchell Feld, JD '08

When Mitchell Feld, JD ’08, began his internship at the Council for Children’s Rights after his 2L year at Miami Law, he had no idea that he would be directing the program eight years later...

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Zachary Ludens, JD '14

To say that Zachary Ludens, JD ’14, is committed to pro bono work is an understatement. Less than two years out of law school, Ludens has already shown his dedication to use his law degree...

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