Boyd Briefs - October 11, 2019

From Dean Dan - October 11, 2019

Dean Dan Hamilton
This week the full Nevada Supreme Court heard oral argument at the law school, and then engaged in discussion with students and faculty. Terrific opportunities like these provide our students the chance to see the judicial process in action, and I want to thank Chief Justice Mark Gibbons and the...

Faculty Spotlight: Ian Bartrum

Ian Bartrum
Ian Bartrum is a Professor of Law with expertise in Constitutional Law, Constitutional Theory, Constitutional History, Law and Religion.

Student Spotlight: Yvanna Cancela

Yvanna Cancela
You are a state senator and a law student. How does each role inform the other? When I was appointed in 2016, I didn't realize just how valuable a legal education would be for policy-making. I remember sitting in my first legal writing class and being introduced to the role statutes and...

Alumni Spotlight: Keith J.D. Hightower, '17

Keith J.D. Hightower, '17
Keith Hightower is the Teach for America Director of Corporate and Public Partnerships in Las Vegas, Nev. He will be honored as the 2019 UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Young Alumni recipient on Oct. 19 at the law school's annual alumni award dinner.

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