Briefing Room



D.C. Summer Program Helps 2L Find Passion for Telecommunications Law

From the time he was in elementary school, 2L Matt Diaz knew one day he wanted to work in Washington, D.C. This past summer he had the opportunity to venture to the nation’s capital for an externship at the Federal Communications Commission.

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Asian Moot Court Competition winners features

Goyal, Snow take home moot court awards

2Ls Shalini Goyal and Kyla Snow took second place in the Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition Central Regional competition on October 3. The duo won the Best Brief Award in the competition and Goyal was named Best Oralist. The team will advance to the national competition in New Orleans on November 8-9.

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Joint-Degree Program Helps 3L Discover Passion for Health Law

Avery Schumacher splits her time between Moritz and the School of Public Health as she works toward two degrees.

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2L Seeks Greater Understanding of Relationship Between Law, History with Joint-Degree Program

After discovering a passion for both history and the criminal justice system during her undergraduate studies, 2L Sarah Paxton opted to gain a greater understanding of both by pursuing a J.D. and Ph.D. in history.

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Mixing science and the law

Coming into law school with an undergraduate or advanced degree in the sciences may not be the norm, but several graduates and current students said it’s a helpful background to have as they pursue positions in a variety of fields, from health to corporate law.

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Rising 3L participates in Movement of Black Lives Convening in Cleveland

NPR interviewed rising 3L Ashley Braxton about her participation in the first Movement of Black Lives Convening conference, in Cleveland.

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Designing solutions for the future

Ohio State’s Dispute System Design Workshop gives students the opportunity to interact with real clients and develop solutions to problems using dispute resolution methods.

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Military feature

Soldiers adjust to law school life

At Moritz, there are more than 25 active, reserve, or retired military members among the student body. All Rise detailed their transition from soldiers to law students in its Spring 2015 edition.

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Moritz Students Gain Valuable Experience Through D.C. Summer Program

From the Federal Communications Commission the White House and beyond, 17 Moritz College of Law students are participating in a variety of prestigious externships in the nation’s capital this summer as part of the Washington D.C., Summer Program.

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Class of 2015 Completes Nearly 11,000 Hours of Pro Bono Work

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law graduating class of 2015 completed nearly 11,000 hours of pro bono work for local, state, and federal agencies over the last three years.

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Moritz Student Named Best Advocate at Criminal Moot Court Competition

3L Zach Neumann was named Best Advocate at the 2015 Herbert Wechsler National Criminal Moot Court Competition on March 28.

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Moritz Team Takes Second at Corporate Moot Court Competition

3L Katie Kalbacher, 3L Ryan Edmiston, and 2LSusan Restrepo took second at the 27th annual Ruby R. Vale Interschool Corporate Moot Court Competition on March 15.

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