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Dedman School of Law welcomes students as the school year begins Photo credit: Hayden Hickingbotham

Dedman School of Law students hit the ground running

August 28, 2017 at 10:56 pm 0 comments

Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law took first year students by surprise when they opened their doors on Aug. 21, 2017.Eager students were immediately bombarded with critical policies, reading assignments and full schedules. The “syllabus week” saying does not apply to law school students as professors dive straight into […]

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Kristina Brooks attended the 2016 Stephen Philbin Awards luncheon for the awarded media law clerkship Photo credit: Becca Henley, SMU Law, Twitter

SMU Dedman Law student awarded first media law clerkship award

November 1, 2016 at 2:12 pm 0 comments

SMU Dedman School of Law student Kristina Brooks awarded Stephen Philbin Clerkship in Media Law Award for her work in legal reporting.

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George Washington University Professor Gatswirth to speak on statistical evidence and the law

George Washington University Professor Gatswirth to speak on statistical evidence and the law

April 13, 2016 at 1:06 pm 0 comments

Professor Joseph L. Gastwirth will address “The Use of Statistical Evidence in Two Areas of the Law” on Friday, April 15, 2016.

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WATCH The Pony UPdate, Unity walk in Hughes-Trigg student center

WATCH The Pony UPdate, Unity walk in Hughes-Trigg student center

January 20, 2016 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

On today’s Pony UPdate, President Turner will speak at a Unity walk, a professor is honored in the Law Quad, and Perkin’s chapel hosts the Well. SMU-TV’s Candi Bolden has the story.

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SMU Law hosts cyber-security symposium

SMU Law hosts cyber-security symposium

October 21, 2015 at 4:35 pm 0 comments

SMU Dedman School of Law is hosting a Cyber-Security Symposium at 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 23. The event will take place in the Hillcrest Room of the Underwood Law Library.The symposium will host a range of speakers who will discuss the evolving nature of cyber-security in relation to law. […]

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The accelerated two-year J.D. program is a viable alternative to the traditional three-year law plan

The accelerated two-year J.D. program is a viable alternative to the traditional three-year law plan

April 7, 2015 at 7:09 pm 0 comments

What is the mission of the third year of law school, and whom does it serve—the school or its students? Although challenging and controversial, the development of two-year J.D. (Juris Doctor) programs throughout the country is positively slanted in the right direction—in the motivated students’ favor.The economic benefit of saving […]

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