The changemaker: Elizabeth Kronk Warner

The first female and first Native American dean in the College of Law’s 106-year history is ready to revolutionize legal education at a time when the industry is ripe for innovative ideas to accommodate a changing workforce.

NEW HERE AT THE U

A new addition to the S.J. Quinney College of Law, RonNell Andersen Jones has an impressive national reputation in field of First Amendment issues and media law.

Passageways to the law

More than 100 high school students visited the S.J. Quinney College of Law as part of a program designed to inspire students from underrepresented communities to pursue careers in the legal field.

WATER LAW DOWN UNDER

Law professor Robin Craig spent part of the semester as a visiting professor at the University of Tasmania School of Law in Hobart, teaching comparative water law, research resilience and climate change adaptation issues.

EARLY DECISION PROGRAM

S.J. Quinney College of Law launches new early admission program designed to give candidates who know the U is their top-choice law school a chance to commit to attending law school earlier than previously possible.

LAW STUDENT HONORED

U student named Pro Bono Law Student of the Year by the Young Lawyers Division of the Utah State Bar at an event connected to Law Day.

50 years of the constitution

Is the Supreme Court a supreme failure? Provocative legal scholar Erwin Chemerinsky to visit the U on Feb. 4 to speak as part of the 50th annual Leary Lecture.

MAPPING THE LAW

New Wikipedia-like website created by U alum aims to better connect legal resources to those who need it β€” while also giving U law students a fresh way to improve their legal research skills in the classroom.

MAN ON THE RUN

Dean Bob Adler has pledged to run 100 miles in support of improving bar passage and employment placement among graduates from the U’s S.J. Quinney College of Law.