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Professor Cohn to Speak on National Security and Torture

August 29, 2012

The Campaigning for Human Rights organization has invited TJSL Professor Marjorie Cohn to speak on the topic of “National Security and Torture” at the La Jolla Library on Wednesday, Aug. 29, from...

Sports Law Negotiation Competition

Excitement Builds for TJSL Sports Law Negotiation Competition

August 28, 2012

Excitement is building for the 2012 National Sports Law Negotiation Competition and Sports Law Symposium that will be held at Thomas Jefferson School of Law the weekend of September 28 – 30.  This...

preLaw Most Innovative

TJSL Among Top 20 Most Innovative Law Schools

August 22, 2012

Thomas Jefferson School of Law has been named as one of America’s 20 “Most Innovative Law Schools” in preLaw Magazine’s back to school issue, as well as its sister publication,...

Pro Slo's Trip

“ProSlo” Hits the Lecture Circuit in South Caucasus

August 22, 2012

Student Mike Pehlevanian and Professor Guzelian Also Participate

Professor Bill Slomanson had a busy end of summer, traveling to several countries in the South Caucasus to deliver...

Amy Day, Heather Harshman and Jennifer Cooper

TJSL Professors to Serve on LWI Committees

August 20, 2012

Three TJSL professors have been selected to serve on various committees for the Legal Writing Institute (LWI) for 2012-2014. The LWI is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving legal...

Professor Ken Vandevelde and Jenny Vandevelde

Professor Vandevelde to Bike Death Valley for Juvenile Diabetes

August 17, 2012

Bicycling 90 miles in the scorching heat of Death Valley to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) represents much more than a humanitarian endeavor and endurance...

Class of Fall 2012

This is First Week!

August 13, 2012

“Welcome to the class of 2015,” said Associate Dean Beth Kransberger as she welcomed the Fall 2012 class of law students on Monday, August 13. “You are walking through the doors of opportunity.”...

Entrada BBQ

There was a Party on the Entrada Rooftop Thursday Night!

August 10, 2012

The BBQ on the roof of Entrada, the student housing apartment complex, was hopping on Thursday, August 9 with 1L’s, 2L’s, 3L’s, TJSL staff members, Dean Rudy Hasl and even a TJSL Trustee.

Tiffany's Farewell

Farewell to VLAC Clinic Fellow Tiffany Gilmartin '10

August 9, 2012

TJSL said farewell to Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic Fellow Tiffany Gilmartin ‘10 on August 8, in a special reception in...

Trademark Pilot Program

TJSL Selected for USPTO Trademark Law School Clinic Certification Program

August 3, 2012

Just two weeks after the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced in mid-July that Thomas Jefferson School of Law will be the only California law school to participate in its...