ACADEMICS

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The University of Miami School of Law is offering an online summer course, “COVID-19: Lawyering in a Pandemic.”

The for-credit class will include two components: a doctrinal 2-credit course, taught by a different faculty...

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

The University of Miami School of Law is launching a timely course, “The Law of Force Majeure: The Impact of the COVID-19 on Sports and Entertainment,” as an online offering this summer.

Miami Law’s award-winning...

Professor Michele DeStefano
Thursday, April 30, 2020


Professor Michele DeStefano

Professor Michele DeStefano, Founder and Director of LawWithoutWalls, the 10-...

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

In the “Best Schools for Legal Technology” in Pre-Law Magazine’s fall 2018 edition, University of Miami School of law ranked 9th among all 200 ABA-accredited law schools in the United States.

The article specifically...

Professor Osamudia James lecturing to students in classroom
Friday, August 17, 2018

As a high school history teacher, Kristen Calzadilla became passionate about human rights issues, especially those in the area of forced labor in global supply chains. 

“Teaching so many students who are one day going to comprise our...

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

This spring in the new Criminal Justice Policy Reform Practicum, students can do a hands-on work with community or national organizations to address one of two aspects of criminal justice reform -- meeting victims’ needs or creating fair...

Black lives matter movement picketing
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

main-full-black-lives-matter.jpg As the debate over the Black Lives Matter movement raged across the country, Miami Law brought the discussion into the classroom last spring with “Race, Class, and Power: A...
Monday, March 6, 2017

The University of Miami School of Law’s first interdisciplinary course on the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement will be open to all students and faculty March 9 when Alicia Garza, one of the founding members of BLM, will come to campus and talk...

Friday, January 13, 2017

The University of Miami School of Law is entering the important national debate on the state of racial justice in the United States.

In Spring 2017, the School of Law will be convening an interdisciplinary ...

Monday, October 3, 2016

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (October 4, 2016) – Professor Donald Jones has recently inaugurated a Civil Rights Practicum at the...

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