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Professor Bisom-Rapp Becomes Faculty Affiliate of UCSD Center

October 8, 2010

Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp has accepted an invitation to become a Faculty Affiliate of the University of California - San Diego's Center for Research on Gender in the Professions.


ADR Team Competition

ADR Team Excels

October 4, 2010

The TJSL Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) team of Katie Tooma and Vikram Monder, coached by Trisha Bryniczka and Andrea Rodriguez,  placed third in this weekend's First Annual Entertainment...

New Building

Downtown Campus Comes to Life

September 24, 2010

From Renderings to Reality!

The artist's renderings of the new Thomas Jefferson School of Law Downtown Campus are coming to life.

The latest...

FIT Membership

TJSL Dean Announces Fitness Club Membership for All

September 22, 2010

“With the relocation of the School to the East Village area and consistent with the desire to create a healthy life style and environment for members of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law...

Prof Herrera Appointed

Professor Herrera Named to Statewide Judicial Committee

September 17, 2010

Professor Luz Herrera of Thomas Jefferson School of Law has been appointed to the Sargent Shriver Civil Counsel Act Implementation Committee.

Named for the father of California First...

VLAC Fellowship

Veterans Clinic Awarded Fellowship

September 13, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic (VLAC), working in conjunction with the San Diego Office of the Primary Public Defender, has been awarded an Equal Justice Works...

Paleo Party

The Bones are Back!

September 10, 2010

The mammoth and whale bones unearthed during the excavation of the new Thomas Jefferson School of Law downtown campus in February of 2009 were on display during a special event at the San Diego...

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TJSL Attends National Convention in Washington, D.C.

September 9, 2010

by Jason Kaplan, Vice President, American Constitution Society

The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (ACS) held its 2010 National Convention in Washington, D.C...

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TJSL Alum to Lead SD Housing Federation

September 8, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law alumna Susan Riggs Tinsky '08 has been named as the new executive director of the San Diego Housing Federation.

Tinsky, who graduated Magna Cum Laude...

Latest Photos From Our Downtown Campus

September 3, 2010

Here are the latest photos of Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s new Downtown Campus, taken on Monday August 30.

These exteriors show how the unveiling of the exciting new building is...