Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Michigan), one of the first two Muslim women elected to the U.S. Congress, was born to Palestinian parents. Her father came to the United States at 19, with a fourth-grade education. His first job was at the Ford plant outside of Detroit. He became a member of the United Auto Workers. And he would inspire his 14 children with respect to labor rights.
Project ABLE (Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement) will support law enforcement agencies across the country in building a successful culture of peer intervention, also known as active bystandership.
Georgetown Law does things right — including a record-breaking Reunion Weekend 2019 with more than 2000 alumni, faculty, staff, and guests attending from around the world. Among the highlights during the three days of festivities October 18 to 20 was the annual Reunion Gala at the National Building Museum, where five alumni were honored for their contributions to the community and to Georgetown Law.
President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton to Join Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for Georgetown Law’s Annual Ginsburg LectureOctober 23, 2019 Press Releases
WASHINGTON – Former President Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will appear at Georgetown Law on Wednesday, Oct. 30.
When the student editors of The Georgetown Law Journal wanted to present their Volume 108 Symposium on “Law and the Nation’s Health,” they reached out to experts at institutions including Yale Law School, the University of Virginia School of Law…
Laura Peña (L’11) and Erika Pinheiro (L’10, MPP’10) have never met, but they share a common bond in addition to their alma mater. Confronted with recent policy shifts against asylum-seekers and immigrants from Latin America, each woman quit her job to take up their cause.
In an academic lecture on events surrounding the 1787 drafting of the U.S. Constitution, Georgetown Law Dean William M. Treanor showed the Law Center community how much he enjoys scholarship and teaching — in addition to serving as the school’s 16th dean.
As the World Bank and IMF turn 75, experts discuss the future of trade, inclusive globalization, human rights & governance and more
Top fintech leaders and their would-be regulators talk cryptocurrencies, global markets and oversight Oct. 21-23
Georgetown Law Journal symposium will explore the ACA at 10, women's health & equity, global health
WASHINGTON – Technologist Ashkan Soltani is joining Georgetown Law as a distinguished fellow of the law center’s Institute for Technology Law & Policy and of its Center on Privacy & Technology. Formerly chief technologist of the Federal Trade Commission…