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Border crisis focus of panel discussion

August 21, 2014 — “Understanding and Acting on the Border Crisis: A panel discussion,” featuring several members of the University of New Mexico faculty, is set for Sunday, Aug. 24 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 5301 Ponderosa NE, one block east ...

UNM School of Law ranked 11th among best value schools

UNM School of Law ranked 11th among best value schools

August 18, 2014 — For students considering the University of New Mexico School of Law, the decision to invest in a legal education was made a bit easier this week. PreLaw magazine ranked the UNM School of Law 11th “Best Value Law School” nationwide in its 2014 Back to ...

Sedillo Lopez receives award from MALDEF

Sedillo Lopez receives award from MALDEF

August 05, 2014 — University of New Mexico School of Law Emerita Professor Antoinette Sedillo Lopez, was selected to receive the 2014 Excellence in Legal Service Award from MALDEF, the nation’s leading Latino legal civil rights organization. The award, which recognizes ...

UNM Children's Law Center receives State Bar award

UNM Children's Law Center receives State Bar award

July 22, 2014 — The University of New Mexico School of Law Corinne Wolfe Children’s Law Center received the 2014 Outstanding Program Award from the State Bar of New Mexico. The award was presented at the recent State Bar annual meeting. “The Corinne Wolfe Children’s ...

Former UNM law professor named FERC chair

Former UNM law professor named FERC chair

July 16, 2014 — The U.S. Senate confirmed Norman Bay, current director of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Office of Enforcement, chairman of the agency. FERC regulates the nation’s electric grid and other energy infrastructure. From 2002 to 2009, Bay was a ...

Burr pens guide to financial well-being

Burr pens guide to financial well-being

July 02, 2014 — When it comes to finances, ignorance is not bliss and knowledge is golden. Financial well-being increases when individuals educate themselves about how to eliminate debt, frugally purchase cars and homes, save and invest appropriately and plan ...

Martin co-authors Yoga for Lawyers

Martin co-authors Yoga for Lawyers

June 17, 2014 — Lawyers are twice as likely to be alcoholics than the general population, and three times more likely to suffer a heart attack. Now a short, user-friendly yoga book written by lawyers can help lawyers de-stress. Yoga for Lawyers: Mind-Body Techniques

UNM law team plays key role in Supreme Court decision

UNM law team plays key role in Supreme Court decision

May 29, 2014 — University of New Mexico School of Law Distinguished Professor Jim Ellis and a team of UNM law faculty and students were instrumental in obtaining a recent Supreme Court ruling on how states can diagnose intellectual disability in capital cases. The ...

UNM School of Law gets grant to diversify public interest attorneys

May 16, 2014 — The University of New Mexico School of Law has received a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to plan an initiative focused on children’s law and racial equity, which aims to improve the well-being of New Mexico’s most vulnerable children by ...

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