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Summer Corps

Congratulations to TJSL 2011 Summer Corps Members

June 9, 2011

Equal Justice Works recently announced its 2011 Summer Corps Members.  This year there were a record 1,898 applications, so the selection process was highly competitive.  This year TJSL students...

Chinese Rule of Law Conference:  “A Smashing Success”

Chinese Rule of Law Conference: “A Smashing Success”

June 8, 2011

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s joint international conference on “Chinese Rule of Law” with the Zhejiang University Guanghua School of Law brought together legal scholars, practitioners and...

May 2011 Commencement

May 2011 Commencement

June 8, 2011

“It feels amazing,” said Danaly Barajas as she lined up in her cap and gown to get ready to march down the aisle at graduation. “It goes by so fast it’s unbelievable.”

“It went by as...

Rosanna Kendrick and Lindsay Van Housen

New TJSL Attorneys Being Sworn In

June 1, 2011

“It’s amazing! This is what we’ve all been waiting for,” said Lindsay Van Housen ’10.

“I’m proud to say that I passed on my first try,” said Deborah Cochran ’10.

The wife of Bar...

Prof. Keller to Hague

Professor Linda Keller Going to The Hague

May 23, 2011

Professor Linda Keller has accepted an offer to be a Visiting Professional at the International Criminal Court in The Hague during her sabbatical, from October through March.  She'll be working...

ASCE Awards

Another Award for TJSL’s New Campus

May 20, 2011

Make room in the Dean’s office for another award! The San Diego Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers recognized Thomas Jefferson School of Law on Saturday May 14, at the ASCE 22nd...

Brazilian Delegation

Brazilian VIPs Visit TJSL

May 20, 2011

It’s not every day that Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosts an official state visit and from May 19-23, two high level officials from the Brazilian government are visiting the law school. ...

Rod Smith

Leading Sports Law Expert to Head TJSL’s New Center for Sports Law and Policy

May 16, 2011

Dean Rudy Hasl has announced that the co-author of one of the nation’s leading casebooks on sports law will be the inaugural director of the TJSL’s new academic Center for Sports Law and Policy...

James Cooper Award

TJSL's James Cooper Wins Top Tech Award

May 12, 2011

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Chief Information Officer James Cooper has been honored by San Diego Magazine’s Top Tech Awards.  The awards recognize the most outstanding Information...

Exam Breakaway

Exam Breakaway Day

May 11, 2011

Nothing beats a relaxing chair massage during final exams. Except a relaxing chair massage and free food.

It’s called Finals Breakaway and Student Services Associate Julie Garrett...