The City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law held a ribbon cutting celebration on Monday, October 22, 2012, to mark the opening of the Law School’s new home at 2 Court Square in Long Island City. New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman delivered the keynote address.
A New York Times blog post highlights educational materials appropriate for home-schooling children and features Mayah’s Lot, an environmental justice comic book authored by Professor Rebecca Bratspies and illustrated by artist Charlie Lagreca.
In a CBS News article, Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson comments on Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, an affirmative action case currently being heard by the United States Supreme Court.
Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson contributed to an online symposium on same-sex marriage on SCOTUSblog.
In a column for JURIST, CUNY Law Librarian and Associate Professor Douglas Cox discusses the need for the CIA to respond to the National Archives inquiry into the CIA’s destruction of detainee interrogation tapes and whether the destruction was a violation of the federal records laws.
The 2013 edition of The Princeton Review’s “The Best 168 Law Schools” ranks CUNY Law in the top ten for “Best Professors.” More than 18,000 students were surveyed to create the rankings.
A recent article from the ABA Journal discussed the growing trend of several law schools around the country launching incubators to help recent graduates set up solo practices.