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  • College Park Scholars on Justice and Legal Thought Program

    September 29, 2014 The Scholars Program reports on their newest program, Justice and Legal Thought, commenting on its “innovative” take on law. Students share their thoughts on the program, and why Justice and Legal Thought is a great addition to their Maryland experience. Read more at

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  • UMD Constitution Day Event Featured

    September 19, 2014 In total, about 100 students participated during the UMD Constitution Day event on Wednesday, September 17. About 20 students traveled to the University of Maryland Carey School of Law in Baltimore while over 70 students watched the live-streamed event, where three former Supreme Court clerks shared their experiences clerking for the Justices and their views... Read More

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  • ‘Beyond Ferguson’ Town Hall Event Featured in Diamondback

    September 12, 2014 Yesterday evening, over 400 people attended a Town Hall in the Stamp Colony Ballroom  to voice their opinions about the tragic shooting of Michael Brown and the chaos in Ferguson that followed. MLaw’s director, Robert Koulish, joined two other panelists in discussing poignant topics like civil rights, racial profiling, and social justice. The Diamondback reports... Read More

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  • MLAW Programs welcomes more than 125 students in Fall 2014!

    September 2, 2014 MLaw Programs would like to welcome more than 125 students in its first cohort.  The students are enrolled in one of the two MLaw Programs– the Law and Society minor or the Justice and Legal Thought Scholars program.  We are excited to begin this academic year.  Our first MLaw event will be Constitution Day: “The... Read More

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