July 29, 2021
Rachel Clark Hughey ‘03 has been appointed to the bench of Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District.
July 19, 2021
Professor Tom Cotter was recently appointed as the Law School’s new associate dean of research and planning.
July 15, 2021
John F. Docherty ‘86, an assistant U.S. attorney serving in the District of Minnesota, was recently appointed to serve as a U.S. magistrate judge in St. Paul.
July 13, 2021
Seiko Shastri ‘21 has been named a 2021 Robina Post-Graduate Fellow.
Prof. Susan Wolf to Serve on Newly Created Strategic Council for Research Excellence, Integrity, and Trust Established by National Academy of Sciences to Support the Health of the Research EnterpriseJuly 13, 2021
Professor Susan Wolf has been selected to serve on the new Strategic Council for Research Excellence, Integrity, and Trust, established by the National Academy of Sciences to convene stakeholders across the research enterprise to develop ways
July 1, 2021
Ivania Galeano came to Minnesota Law from Honduras in 2020 to participate in our LL.M. program. Since graduating in May, she has returned to her native country to continue her work in human rights at the U.N. Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.
June 29, 2021
Three Minnesota Law students among the 81 recipients of 2021 fellowships nationwide from the John Paul Stevens Fellowships Foundation.
The prestigious Stevens fellowships were awarded to rising 3Ls Wendy Jacqueline Escobar, Haille Laws, and Emily Newman.
June 27, 2021
Former U.S. District Court Judge Richard Kyle ‘62 died on June 22 at the age of 84.
June 23, 2021
Professor Alan Rozenshtein has just been selected to serve a five-year term on the Council on Foreign Relations as part of program for early-career professionals.
June 21, 2021
Rising 3L Brandon Vaca received a highly competitive fellowship from the Peggy Browning Fund (PBF). Nearly 700 applications were made for the public interest fellowship; only 80 were awarded nationwide.
Vaca is spending the fellowship working at the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) in Washington, DC.