Category: Alumni

Our Beautiful New Law School

We have reopened the law tower after a total renovation, and it looks beautiful! From the completely refurbished Barristers Hall on the 1st floor to the modern classrooms on the 4th floor, from the spacious courtrooms on the 6th and 7th floors to the sleek career development interview rooms on the 8th floor, we are […]

The Future of Legal Education

Last week, I participated in a webinar with a panel of leaders in the law, including attorneys from private firms and corporations, CLE providers, and bar associations. The panel, brought together by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, discussed the future of legal education and how we should train the next generation of lawyers. We discussed what […]

Welcoming the BU Law Class of 2018

With February over and March finally here, we can now look forward to not only the coming of spring but also to welcoming our admitted students to BU Law. This past month, I attended an alumni and admitted students reception at Goodwin Procter in Boston. The reception gave these students an opportunity to speak to […]

BU Law Students and Alumni Are Ready and Willing to Help Those in Need

Public service has always been a part of BU Law’s legacy. Our students, faculty, and alumni demonstrate their commitment through clinical work, pro bono projects, public service fellowships, and through their own lives and careers. On March 5th, at a reception for our alumni and admitted students at the DC law office of Covington & […]

Remembering Senator Edward Brooke (’48)

I am sorry to report that Senator Edward Brooke (’48) passed away today at the age of 95.  The press coverage of his life – and death – is extensive. See, e.g., http://bit.ly/14mboNs While there is little for me to add to the factual information in the press reports, I would like to say just […]