PUBLIC INTEREST

CYLC students
Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Children and Youth Law Clinic students

A 19-year-old Guatemalan immigrant, "Gustavo," was grappling with his place in the world as a crossover youth (those involved in the criminal justice and...

1619 Project logo
Wednesday, March 31, 2021

 

The University of Miami School of Law partnered with the Pulitzer Center, the Howard University School of Law and the Racial Justice initiative by the Squire Patton Boggs Foundation and its Deans’ Circle to launch "The...

ULink artwork with faculty pics
Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Twelve Miami Law faculty members offered glimpses into their work and scholarship at U-LINK @ Miami Law: “Faculty Projects Addressing Race, Diversity, and Equity,” an event hosted by the University of Miami’s Laboratory for...

West Grove building
Wednesday, March 10, 2021

 

A new grant from the Association of American Medical Colleges will advance the University of Miami School of Law and Miller School...

Gabriela Valentín-Díaz
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Gabriela Valentín Díaz

Third-year law student and Human Rights Clinic fellow, Gabriela Valentín Díaz, was recently selected to receive a prestigious Bertha Justice Fellowship, which helps train the...

public interest fair on the Bricks
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

 

Public Interest Fair on the Bricks, pre-Covid

The HOPE Public Interest Resource Center held its annual Student-to-Student Public Interest Opportunities Fair on February 10th. While the...

law building with columns
Tuesday, February 23, 2021

 

During Black History Month, Miami Law kicked off a series on “Critical Perspectives on the 1L Curriculum.” This pedagogy series about hierarchy, subordination, and race in the law school curriculum,...

Jaret Davis
Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Jaret Davis, J.D.'99 & B.A.'96

Jaret Davis, J.D. ’99 and B.A. ’96, saw 2020 as an inflection point for social justice in the United States. In the wake of the murder of 46-year-old George Floyd...

Myles Crandall, Hayley Goodman & Jillian Kushner
Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Myles Crandall, Hayley Goodman & Jillian Kushner

During the winter break, over 30 Miami Law students helped to build their legal skills in the areas of social justice and public interest,...

Prof. Donna Coker
Wednesday, January 20, 2021

 

Professor Donna Coker

Professor Donna Coker is a leading researcher in restorative justice approaches to intimate partner violence and sexual harm. She recently spoke on a panel in a...

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