Category Archives: Faculty

LSU Law Professor Michael Coenen Receives 2016 Rising Faculty Research Award

LSU Law professor Michael Coenen has been named a recipient of the 2016 LSU Alumni Association Rising Faculty Research Award. The award “recognizes faculty at the rank of assistant professor who have outstanding records of scholarship and published research.”

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LSU Moves Up 6 Spots to No. 34 in Latest National Moot Court Rankings

The LSU Law Center has moved up six spots to No. 34 in the nation for the excellence of its moot court program in rankings released by the Blakley Advocacy Institute at the University of Houston Law Center.

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2016 LSU Law Commencement Information

The LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center Commencement will take place Friday, May 27, 2016, at 10 a.m. at the Baton Rouge River Center in downtown Baton Rouge. LSU Law alum and Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will deliver the 2016 LSU Law Center commencement address.

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Corcos Completes 3-Year Term on Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Selection Committee

Professor Christine Corcos has completed a three-year term (2013-15) on the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Selection Committee (Social Science and Humanities Research Council Division). She was one of three non-Canadian members of the 14 member committee.

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Devlin Named Recipient of 2016 Susan Kalinka Award for Advocacy Programs Coach of the Year

LSU Law Professor John Devlin was named the recipient of the 2016 Susan C. Kalinka Award for Advocacy Programs Coach of the Year at Thursday night’s Advocacy Programs Banquet.

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Climate Change, Autonomous Weapons, Cyber Security Among Topics to be Discussed at U.S. Army War College Talk at LSU Law Center

The LSU Law Center and the U.S. Army War College Eisenhower Series College Program will host a free panel discussion on current national security and military issues as well as government policies. The event is open to the public and will be held Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at 2 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorium at the Law Center.

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Above the Law Rates LSU No. 41 in National Rankings

The LSU Law Center is ranked No. 41 by Above the Law, which bases its scores on employment data, tuition and cost, job placement and student debt.

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Louisiana Governor and LSU Law Grad John Bel Edwards to Deliver LSU Law Commencement Address

Gov. John Bel Edwards, the 56th governor of Louisiana and a 1999 graduate of the Paul M. Hebert Law Center, will deliver the 2016 LSU Law Commencement address scheduled for Friday, May 27, at the Baton Rouge River Center.

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LSU Law Center Moves up 12 Spots in 2017 U.S. News and World Report Rankings of Law Schools

The LSU Law Center moved up 12 spots to No. 82 in the latest law school rankings released today by U.S. News and World Report. The Law Center remained in the top 100 law schools in the nation in the closely watched rankings, moving up from No. 94 in the previous year.

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LSU Law’s National Civil Mock Trial Invitational Team Places Second

Congratulations to the Law Center’s National Civil Mock Trial Invitational Competition team of Rachel Stafford Day, Ashley Knarr, Adam Ross, and Jeffery “Beau” Wheeler, who placed second in the nation at this past weekend’s competition, which was held at Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, FL.

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