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  • Rosenblatt and Bergdahl

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    U.S. Army Lt. Col. Frank Rosenblatt '06 is defending Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a court martial.
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  • Humans of UVA Law

    IN FOCUS

    Learn the stories behind the faces at the Law School in our tumblr, Humans of UVA Law.
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  • Supreme Court Clerks

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    Virginia, Harvard, Stanford and Yale contributed the most clerks to the U.S. Supreme Court from 2005-16.
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  • HRSP

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    Students in the Human Rights Study Project journey abroad to examine human rights issues. More>
  • The Libel Show

    IN FOCUS

    Count the ways the Libel Show, a creative sketch comedy musical by students, makes us laugh.
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  • PILA grantees

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    The Law School and the Public Interest Law Association are giving more than $500,000 to 126 students working in public service jobs this summer.
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  • Dean Strang

    IN FOCUS

    Dean Strang '85, who is featured prominently in the popular Netflix documentary "Making a Murderer," recently offered advice to law students.
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  • Supreme Court Litigation Clinic

    IN FOCUS

    The Supreme Court Litigation Clinic has taken 12 cases to Washington since its inception in 2006.
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  • Externships

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    UVA Law's externships program allows students to earn credit while interning for nonprofit or government employers.
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  • Flags

    IN FOCUS

    UVA offers many ways for students to dive into international law, from study abroad to the experiences of world-class faculty.
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  • Jennifer Hulvey

    IN FOCUS

    Director of Financial Aid Jennifer Hulvey recently won an honor recognizing her support of the LGBT community.
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  • Steve Braga, Jean Zhuang and Doug Ford

    IN FOCUS

    The Appellate Litigation and Immigration Law clinics recently celebrated a win in the 4th Circuit.
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  • Innocence Project Clinic

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    Students in the UVA Law Innocence Project Clinic recently uncovered evidence long thought lost.
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  • Negotiation class

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    A new course at UVA Law helps students master the art of negotiation.
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  • Fall at UVA Law

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    View a day in the life at UVA Law.
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EVENTS

Monday, Aug. 8- Monday, Aug. 15
Fall On-Grounds Interviews for 2Ls and 3Ls

Wednesday, Aug. 17
LL.M. Welcome Reception, 4 p.m., Karsh Student Services Center

Wednesday, Sept. 7
Annual JD/MBA Welcome Reception, 4 p.m., Karsh Student Services Center

Thursday, Sept. 8
"The Council of Fifty, Minutes," 7:30 p.m., Caplin Pavilion

Thursday, Sept. 22
Alumni Reception in Boston

Monday, Sept. 26
Fall Faculty Lunch, Noon, Caplin Pavilion

Tuesday, Oct. 4
Corporate Careers Panel: Insights and Q&A on In-House Career Paths, Noon

Wednesday, Oct. 12
Alumni Reception in Chicago