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Student, donor, inspiration: Jenna Grassbaugh’s on a mission to help fellow veterans

Thousands of Ohio veterans and military service members need legal services each year. They return home from tours of duty only to face seemingly insurmountable challenges – foreclosures, mushrooming problems with debt, issues with litigious landlords, and more.

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Alumnus to be honored with Distinguished Service Award

The Ohio State University will present William P. Blair III ’70 with the University Distinguished Service Award at the August commencement ceremony. Blair is one of seven people to receive the prestigious award in 2013.

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$27K raised for public interest fellows

Despite a threatening forecast of 6 inches of snow, almost 300 people turned out for the annual Public Interest Law Foundation Auction, raising more than $27,000 to support students engaged in public interest employment over the summer.

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Serving those who serve the country

For Lt. Ann Tuddenham ’11, law school was part of the plan, and the U.S. Navy is where she found her place.

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Persons, Wightman receive Gerlach Award

Two alumni of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law are recipients of the University’s 2012 John B. Gerlach Sr. Development Volunteer Award: Ray Persons ’78 and Alec Wightman ’75.

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New year begins with brand-new student commons

The intermittent sound of the opening and closing of wooden lockers could be heard in the northeast corner of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law on Aug. 16. The area was bustling with excitement from faculty, staff, and [...]

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2012 Alumni Award winners announced

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law is pleased to announce the winners of its five prestigious alumni awards.

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Moritz institute for high-schoolers inspires Florida program

From earning badges as a Girl Scout to earning the President’s Volunteer Service Award as an undergraduate at University of Florida, Roshni Baldeo Phalgoo ’10 has always had a strong commitment to community service.

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Ahmed ’07 Receives 2012 William Oxley Thompson Alumni Award

Huda Ahmed ’07 was selected as a recipient of the 2012 William Oxley Thompson Alumni Award by The Ohio State University Alumni Association.

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Commitment to diversity leads to gift

The game at Ohio Stadium only held the interest of Tom Kahle ’75 for so long. While the Buckeyes put points on the board against Indiana University on Nov. 5, Kahle was in deep conversation with his companions, Dean Alan [...]

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Baker Hostetler gives $500K for mentoring program

Students enter the dining room at the Barrister Club, scanning the room for familiar faces. Their smiles break wide open as they extend a hand to the lawyers seated at their table. The dining room gets louder with the chatter [...]

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‘I enjoy giving back’

In committing nearly 30 hours per month to community service work, Shawna L’Italien ’96 says she not only enjoys giving back, but she feels it’s a duty.

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