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Race Judicata to raise money for Columbus Bar Foundation

The Sixth Annual Race Judicata, a charity 5K run/walk presented by The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Student Bar Association, will be held April 13 at Fred Beekman Park, 2200 Carmack Road. The race will benefit the Columbus Bar Foundation and its many causes.

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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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CBA to honor Moritz faculty, alumnus

The Columbus Bar Association will present the Liberty Bell Awards to two professors at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in June.

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Alumna leads arts organization, finds ‘purpose work’

Demetries Jo Neely ’84 has been involved in the arts her entire life. Now, after spending 22 years at Nationwide Insurance, Neely is finding ways to use her business experience and law education to get creative.

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Changing justice system through mentoring

Whether she’s in a public defender’s office or standing at the front of a lecture hall – and even when she’s trekking through the Himalayas, developing legal aid offices in Nepal – Priya Lakhi ’99 has consistently centered her career on mentorship.

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Cohen named Radcliffe Institute Fellow

Professor Amy Cohen has been selected as a Radcliffe Institute Fellow for the 2013-14 academic year. This extremely competitive program provides a one-year fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and supports outstanding research projects in a variety of disciplines.

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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.

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Alumna on diplomatic mission through Foreign Service

Wading up to her thighs in water, speaking in Urdu to a camera, Andie De Arment ’07 was in the thick of Pakistan at the most sacred Sikh shrine in the world.

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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. The award is named in honor of the late [...]

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Kelley Griesmer ’93 Takes on Cancer as COO of Pelotonia

Kelley Griesmer ’93 is drenched in lime green, from her shirt to her wristwatch to her messenger bag. A stack of posters are tucked under one elbow, as she cradles a smartphone and large caffeinated tea in her hand. Two [...]

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Moritz LL.M. Graduate to Head OSU’s China Gateway

Phoebe You, a 2009 The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law LL.M. graduate, was named acting director of The Ohio State University’s new China Gateway.

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