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Study Space to Explore Warsaw in June 2015

Study Space VIII, a weeklong intensive workshop sponsored by Georgia State University College of Law’s Center for the Comparative Study for Metropolitan Growth, will take place at the University of Warsaw’s Foundation Centre of Disputes and Conflicts Resolution at the Faculty of Law… more »

Johnston (J.D. ’08) Selected for ARC Leadership Institute

Karen Johnston (J.D. ’08), assistant director of Georgia State Law’s Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth, has been selected for the 2014 Atlanta Regional Commission’s prestigious leadership program.

During the intensive Regional Leadership Institute in September, national and regional… more »

Juergensmeyer in Cuba for a Preservation Lesson

In January, Georgia State University College of Law Ben F. Johnson Chair and Professor of Law Julian Juergensmeyer spent a week learning about the technical and theoretical aspects of property law and policy in Cuba with Tulane University Law School’s intersession program.

With his expertise of land use planning law, property law, comparative land use… more »

Rowberry Co-Writes Nutshell on Protecting Historical Resources

Ryan Rowberry, assistant professor of law with Georgia State University College of Law, co-wrote Historic Preservation Law in a Nutshell (West Publishing, 2014) with Sara Bronin, professor of law and faculty director of Center for Energy and Environmental Law at the University of Connecticut.

It’s the first in-depth summary of… more »

Hayasaka, Johnston (J.D. ’08) Receive Staff Development Awards

Cassie Hayasaka, administrative specialist, and Karen Marie Johnston (J.D. ’08), assistant director of the Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth, are among the first recipients of a Georgia State University Staff Training and Development Fund award.  The Staff… more »

Summer Legal Study in Brazil

Posted On March 10, 2014

Law and International Development May 14 — June 8

The summer legal program, “Law and International Development:  Comparative and International Perspectives” held in Rio de Janeiro, offers students the widest possible exposure to Brazil and its legal institutions. Students who attend the program benefit from a diverse learning environment with classes supplemented by role-playing… more »

Study Space VII: Barcelona

Posted On November 21, 2013
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Study Space VII will take place in Barcelona May 5-9, 2014. Study Space is a weeklong intensive workshop in which scholars, government and private sector professionals develop solutions to legal, social, and policy challenges in urban areas.

The theme for 2014 is Beyond Affordable Housing:  An Interdisciplinary Multi-National Approach to Adequate Housing Options. 

Learn more.

 

Symposium on Healthcare 2014: Save the Date

Posted On November 21, 2013
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Center for Law, Health and Society, in conjunction with Troutman Sanders LLP and the Metro Growth Center will hold a one day symposium, “Healthcare Meets the Environment: A Symposium on Pharmaceutical Waste Management” on Friday, Jan. 31.

Population growth including an aging population, preventative medicine, and improved treatment options have all contributed to an… more »

Graduate Fellowships Available at UNC Chapel Hill

Posted On August 25, 2013
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Students interested in continuing their studies beyond law school may be interested in the fellowships available at UNC to study coastal hazards. The Career Development Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Coastal Hazards Center of Excellence includes full tuition for a masters or Ph.D. program and a $25,000 per year stipend.

Students must… more »

 
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