Category: News

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

The Law School Says “Goodbye” to Three Professors

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, the NCCU School of Law will bid three notable professors farewell.  We will celebrate the careers of Deborah Jeffries, Adrienne Fox and Greg Malhoit at the Brier Creek Country Club with a dinner in their … Continue reading

Professors discuss upcoming United States Supreme Court gay rights cases

On Thursday, March 21, 2013, Professors Lydia Lavelle, Susan Hauser, Cheryl Amana and Wendy Scott were on a panel sponsored by Outlaw Alliance, Phi Alpha Delta and the Women’s Law Caucus, discussing the upcoming Supreme Court cases dealing with Proposition … Continue reading

NCCU Law Professor Aids Parents in Developing a Personal Education Plan

This Guide offers many North Carolina parents a tool to advance the education of their children. The publication highlights and explains the requirements of a state law known as the Personal Education Plan Law or “PEP Law.” As discussed in … Continue reading

School of Law Room Naming Campaign: Your Name – Forever Part of Law School History

School of Law Room Naming Campaign Your Name – Forever Part of Law School History NCCU School of Law is excited to announce the launching of its Room Naming Campaign. The goal of the Room Naming Campaign is to generate … Continue reading

2013 Legal Eagle Summer Camp – A Jump Start for Future Lawyers

The Legal Eagle Law Camp will take place June 24 – 28, 2013. The Law Camp is co-sponsored by Durham Public Schools Community Education Department and North Carolina Central University School of Law. It is open to rising 7th – … Continue reading

New Environmental Law Resources

Environmental law and policy are gaining more attention in both the United States and internationally.  This month the Law library has added several new resources on environmental law and policy to assist researchers with understanding this growing and rapidly developing … Continue reading