The Hooding Ceremony on May 15 marks the end of yet another successful year at Georgia State Law. What is different about this year is that it is our last in Georgia State University’s Urban Life Building. While we are all excited about moving into our beautiful new building and all of the tremendous opportunities… more »
Time has flown by rather quickly when it comes to Georgia State Law’s new building at 85 Park Place. It seems like it was just yesterday, when I first laid eyes on a blueprint of the structure. My office was marked by a little rectangle outlined in pencil.
The drawing was hanging in… more »
With it being so beautiful out today, I walked up to the new building to pick up some lunch on Broad Street. While taking in the fountains and foliage of Woodruff Park, I found myself incredibly grateful to have such a great area right outside the doors of our new building.
I didn’t think that… more »
We are just seven weeks away from moving into the new building. To celebrate, here is a quick by the numbers. Yeah, we’re excited…
By the Numbers Number of construction hours as of May 1: Roughly 200,000 hours since the ribbon-cutting on Sept. 12, 2013 Number of Limestone tiles used: About 10,000 Number of glass… more »
It’s finals season, which means hours on end of studying, along with many late nights and early mornings. Did you know that to be most efficient when studying, breaks can actually help you focus and keep your stress levels low? No? Well, they can and do. So, here are several options to make the most… more »
“…Your degree is like stock, it can go up or down depending on the caliber of the students who are in this institution, and you all continue to make my stock rise and for that I am so grateful,” said a teary-eyed Adwoa Ghartey-Tagoe Seymour (J.D. ’06), at the annual Black Law Students Association Reception… more »
Georgia State Law provides opportunities for students to put theory into practice through the Externship Program. Externships allow students to earn academic credit while receiving practical training. Students are paired with site-supervising attorneys who work one on one with them. As an opportunity to get elective credit and great resume material at the… more »
And then there were trees…
You know we are getting close to moving into the new building when the trees and shrubs go in. McCarthy Building Co. workers started planting trees around the perimeter of the new building late last week.
Plans call for:
7 Willow Oak trees along John Wesley… more »
After the first year, we get it. You have choices in the class you take. Choices mean decisions. So, to aid that decision process, we did a quick, unscientific, poll of our students. These are the 10 most recommended Georgia State Law classes. Good luck making your decisions for the fall.
Bankruptcy with Professor Jack… more »
By Andrew Vazquez (J.D. ’15)
We’re in the final stretch of the spring 2015 semester. Finals start on April 30, a mere seven days from now. This is both exciting and terrifying. The end of the semester is a very stressful time because it seems that everything is due at the same time. Nevertheless, there are… more »