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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...

La Raza Students Logo

TJSL Law Students Receive Prestigious Bar Stipend Award

May 10, 2011

The San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association (SDLRLA) recently announced six graduating law students from Thomas Jefferson School of Law as recipients of the newly inaugurated 2011 SDLRLA...

Law Review

New Thomas Jefferson Law Review Issue

May 6, 2011

The latest issue of the Thomas Jefferson Law Review is now available and features articles, some authored by TJSL professors and students, on a number of interesting topics.


ILS Chapter Award

TJSL’s International Law Society Wins Best All-Around Chapter Award

May 6, 2011

TJSL has once again scored a first: this time, for being the best All Around Chapter Award among all student International Law Societies in the United States. This award is bestowed by the...

Walk Run

Last Day of Class Run/Walk

May 4, 2011

“This is the first Last Day of Class Run,” Professor Ben Templin announced to the group of people wearing running outfits who were assembled in the TJSL lobby for the event just before noon. “...

Ganci Honored

Eric Ganci ’08 Honored by San Diego County Bar Association

May 4, 2011

The San Diego County Bar Association (SDCBA) officially presented its 2011 Service Award winners on Tuesday, May 3, and 2008 TJSL graduate Eric Ganci brought home the award for “Outstanding...

CLEO Dinner

TJSL Students Attend CLEO Dinner

May 2, 2011

An Evening with Cassandra Sneed-Ogden By Najmah Brown, 1L

While in town to prepare for the 2011 Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) six-week Summer Institute that will be...

Admitted Students

Admitted Students Impressed with TJSL

May 2, 2011

It was a day for Thomas Jefferson School of Law to show its latest group of admitted students what TJSL is all about.  Some have made up their minds about which law school they will attend and...