Category: News

Professor Wendy Scott, to serve on the Executive Planning Committee for the 2014 SE/SW POC conference

In 2013, Wendy B. Scott vetted a work-in-progress and spoke on two panels at the Southeast/Southwest People of Color Conference and spoke on the Supreme Court Review panel at SEALS. She also published  Book Review: Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections Of … Continue reading

Professor Brenda Gibson has accepted a position

Professor Brenda Gibson has accepted a position on the Editorial Board for the Legal Writing Institute (LWI) Monograph Series.  This position is for Volumes Four and Five of the Monograph Series. Additionally, Professors Wendy Scott and Brenda Gibson served as … Continue reading

Patricia Dickerson Selected to Attend 2014 AALL Leadership Institute

Patricia Dickerson Selected to Attend 2014 AALL Leadership Institute Patricia Dickerson was selected to attend the AALL Leadership Academy in Chicago, IL, in April.  While at the Academy, Patricia will spend two busy days developing and honing leadership skills in … Continue reading

Adrienne DeWitt Published in AALL Spectrum

Adrienne DeWitt Published in AALL Spectrum Adrienne DeWitt, Reference Librarian, has a new article in this month’s AALL Spectrum magazine. Ms. DeWitt’s article is focused on the recent celebration of the 75th anniversary of Moore’s Federal Practice by publisher LexisNexis. … Continue reading

Bates ’11 featured in the DC Bar Blog

Melanie Bates was recently featured in the DC Bar Blog for her work in the DC Bar Pro Bono Program’s Advice & Referral Clinic.  Bates currently works for the Legislative Council for the District of Columbia. The feature can be … Continue reading

Professor Susan Hauser Receives Award

Professor Susan Hauser has been awarded the 2013 Women of Justice Award by North Carolina Lawyers Weekly.  Prof. Hauser’s second book, Graduating with Debt: Student Loans Under the Bankruptcy Code, will be published by the American Bankruptcy Institute in November … Continue reading

NCCU Law hosts The Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law recently held its inaugural judicial diversity panel at the School of Law as a part of its Judicial Diversity Project. “The Importance of Judicial Diversity and Paths to the Bench” was moderated … Continue reading

NCCU Law Library is awarded LSTA Grant

The Law Library has been awarded a 2013 – 2014 LSTA EZ Planning grant from the State Library of North Carolina. The Library Services and Technology Act (“LSTA”) is an Act implemented to provide federal funds for the improvement of … Continue reading

Professor Narieissa Smith will present at the Poverty Law: Cases, Teaching and Scholarship conference

Professor Narieissa Smith will present at the Poverty Law: Cases, Teaching and Scholarship conference. The conference will be held at American University Washington College of Law in Washington D.C. on October 25 – 26, 2013. Professor Smith’s proposal for the … Continue reading

NCCU Law’s Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Law Review host a successful symposium…

On Friday, April 5, 2013, the North Carolina Central School of Law’s Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Law Review successfully hosted its seventh annual symposium. The day was filled with thought-provoking discussions regarding the fundamentalness of healthcare under the U.S. Constitution, the … Continue reading