Briefing Room

Events

Congressional Conversations Speaker: Senator Carper

Thomas Carper

U.S. Senator Thomas Carper is scheduled to visit The Ohio State University on March 30 as part of the Congressional Conversations series, a joint initiative of the Moritz College of Law and John Glenn College of Public Affairs.

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Register for the 2018 I/S Symposium: National Security, Emerging Technologies, and the Law

David Ignatius

Join us for the 2018 I/S Symposium: National Security, Emerging Technologies, and the Law on March 23 thru 24 in Saxble Auditorium, Drinko Hall.

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Students

3L found her stride with Moritz’s nationally-ranked Moot Court program

Lydia Bolander Reback

“I think the Moot Court program at Moritz is unique in the number of ways they try to create community and help people feel supported,” 3L Lydia Bolander Reback said of her experience. “One of the biggest things Moot Court did was help me build confidence in my abilities.”

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From the lab to law school: 2L hopes to use biomedical research background to improve global public health

Dhohyung Kim

After conducting HIV/AIDS research for the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, MIT, and Harvard University, 2L Dhohyung Kim hopes earning a JD will allow him to work toward improving equal access to affordable medication worldwide.

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Faculty

Divided Community Project Receives American Bar Association’s John W. Cooley Lawyer as Problem Solver Award

The award recognizes individuals and organizations, like the Divided Community Project, that use their problem-solving skills to forge creative solutions.

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Ohio State Establishes Drug Enforcement and Policy Center with Support from Charles Koch Foundation

Drinko Hall

The interdisciplinary center will study societal impacts of the ‘war on drugs.’

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Alumni

Alumna helped resolve billions of dollars in civil penalties following BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill

Abigail Andre ‘10 was just weeks away from graduating with her JD when the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded off the coast of Louisiana. In 2015, Andre and her colleagues successfully resolved civil claims against BP over the resulting damage.

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Keeping an Open Mind: How Alumna Catherine Heigel ’95 Found Her Career Path

For Catherine Heigel ’95, president of Carolina Water Service, Inc., working in the utility industry offers the opportunity to make a significant difference in the quality of life of her customers.

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COLLEGE

Divided Community Project Receives $100,000 Grant from The Jacques M. Littlefield Foundation

The Jacques M. Littlefield Foundation approved a $100,000 grant over two years to the Divided Community Project (DCP), housed at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. DCP provides public officials and community leaders with useful tools and resources […]

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