The Law School has received a $1 million estate gift commitment from James H. Michael (’47), allowing endowment of a new clinical chair to be named the James H. Michael Chair in International Human Rights.
The collective annual support of alumni and friends, like you, allows the University of Minnesota Law School to continue to provide our students with the world-class legal education and student experience they need to become tomorrow’s leaders. Gifts of all sizes to the Partners in Excellence Annual Fund have a broad impact on our students by supporting scholarships, clinics, journals, and student organizations and by allowing us to hire and retain the very best faculty scholars and teachers.
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To those of you who have already made your annual gift to the Law School, thank you.
The University of Minnesota Law School is gifted—in terms of scholarship, leadership, and the monetary and volunteer support of our alumni and friends. The Annual Report linked above lists the many generous donors who supported the Law School in fiscal year 2009-10. Thank you to all of our generous alumni and friends for the impact they make each year on the Law School and on the lives of our gifted students.
The Gerald and Eleanor Heaney Scholarship was established in 2006 through a gift from Judge Heaney ('41) and has been enriched by gifts from his former clerks, family, and friends. Judge Heaney passed away in 2010 but his legacy of equal justice continues. Hear what being a Heaney Scholar means to recipient Sharifa Tharpe ('13).