MIAMI SCHOLARS

Daniel Pollitt
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

This summer, HOPE Public Interest Resource Center granted HOPE Fellowships to 19 law students who are working to fill the access to justice gap across the United States. Among this summer’s fellows is 3L Miami Scholar Daniel Pollitt. Pollitt...

Public Interest Leadership Board
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The Public Interest Leadership Board (PILB) recently wrapped up an incredibly active year filled with initiatives that increased opportunities for public interest engagement on campus and in the community. PILB’s core initiatives are based...

Christina Robinson, 3L, and Candelario Saldana, 2L
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

In the aftermath of the February 14, 2018 school shooting that took place just 50 miles north of Miami Law, law students, many of whom graduated from MSD or have connections to the Parkland community, leaped in to action.

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Sunday, May 6, 2018

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Kathryn Della Fera, Wilfredo Fernandez & Ashley Gomez-Rodon

Teach for America is a diverse network of leaders who confront educational...

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Diverse law students, attorneys, legal professionals, and faculty recently gathered in the Alma Jennings Student Lounge for OUTLaw’s Diversity in Law Panel. The panel was a conversation about intersectionality and obstacles – especially...

1L Wifredo Fernandez, 1L Julie Hochsztein, 2L Thomas Voracek, 1L Jennifer Gonzalez, 1L Maddie Seales, and 1L Shawn Wilborne.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

After Hurricane Irma devastated South Florida, the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, working with Miami Law's student-led Public Interest Leadership Board, was determined to create opportunities for law students to help impacted...

Stephanie Rosendorf
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Former Miami Scholar Stephanie Rosendorf, J.D. ’16, was no stranger to politics and government when she came to Miami Law.  Before she enrolled, Rosendorf served as a Legislative Intern for State Representative Mark Pafford, volunteered with...

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

After some well-deserved rest, relaxation, and time with family and friends, nine Miami Law students spent four days over winter break assisting asylum seekers through Catholic Legal Services’ Asylum Clinic. The alternative break was...

Nalani Gordon
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The 26-year-old law student and Miami Scholar is the kind of person who embraces all opportunity. When she was a student at Suncoast High School – top ranked by USN&WR – she captained the cheerleading squad, argued for the debate team,...

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Friday, January 19, 2018
First Star Academy

The room is filled with possibility, and promise. Ten soon-to-be ninth-graders, members of the University of Miami’s inaugural First Star Academy, are being taught to envision a future most of them would...

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