Ambassador David Scheffer Awarded Fall 2013 Berlin Prize Fellowship
The American Academy in Berlin named Northwestern Law School faculty member Ambassador David J. Scheffer a recipient of the Berlin Prize for the fall 2013 term.
Timothy Fry (JD ’13) Named Burton Award Winner
Timothy Fry (JD '13) was awarded with a 2013 Burton Award for Legal Achievement
Professor Kristen Stilt Named Guggenheim Fellow
Northwestern Law professor Kristen Stilt was named a 2013 Guggenheim Fellow by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation for her work on the role of Islamic law in modern constitutions.
Law School Receives $3 Million Gift from Howard and Elizabeth Chapman
Howard and Elizabeth “Betsy” Chapman have made a $3 million gift to establish a chaired professorship in their name. The professorship will promote scholarly work focused in one or more of the following areas: business law, trial advocacy, or trust or estate law.
Remembering Dawn Clark Netsch (JD ’52)
A memorial service celebrating the life and work of Dawn Clark Netsch (JD '52) on will be held on Saturday, April 13, at 2 p.m in Thorne Auditorium at Northwestern Law.
Judge Calabresi to Visit as Trienens Judicial Scholar
Judge Guido Calabresi will visit the Law School as the 2013 Howard J. Trienens Visiting Judicial Scholar
Facing the Challenges in Legal Education: Three First Steps
Dean Rodriguez's March 11 message to the Northwestern Law Community
Law Alumnae Honored by Northwestern Alumni Association
Geraldine M. Alexis (JD-MBA ’76) received an Alumni Merit Award at the 80th annual Northwestern Alumni Association (NAA) Alumni Awards ceremony on March 3, 2013.
In Memoriam: Dawn Clark Netsch (JD '52)
Dawn Clark Netsch (JD '52), professor of law emerita, died on March 5, 2013.
Children and Family Justice Center awarded 2013 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation awarded the Children and Family Justice Center a 2013 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions.