School of Law

Danielle Conway
January 23

Penn State law dean to explore creating a just and multiracial democracy

Danielle Conway, who was also law school dean at the University of Maine, will give the annual Derrick Bell Lecture
Leadership Academy class
January 4

Applications are now open for the UO Leadership Academy

Every year, 30 participants work together to develop inclusive leadership skills
Family sitting on couch
January 3

Law school gets $1.2 million to aid housing stability in Oregon

The grant will support eviction prevention mediation services in five regions of the state
Danny Pimentel, Greg Dotson and Marsha Weisiger
December 9

Environment Initiative names 3 faculty members as fellows

Faculty members receive funding to advance the initiative’s strategic priorities
Peter DeFazio
December 2

UO grad DeFazio stepping down after 36 years in Congress

He shaped American transportation policy as chair of a powerful House committee
Juliet Schor
October 6

Researcher who studies the gig economy is new Morse Chair

Juliet Schor of Boston College will give a public talk on campus Oct. 19
Abortion protesters
July 21

Companies have simple way to aid workers in anti-abortion states

Expanding paid time off is a legal way to help employees gain access to the procedure
Abortion protesters
June 24

Roe decision sets off massive, but uneven, effects, experts say

Some states, such as Oregon, might see few immediate changes, but other issues loom
Law school graduation ceremony
May 16

Law school sets first in-person commencement since 2019

More than 150 degrees will be awarded at the May 21 event at Matthew Knight Arena
Pro-choice and anti-abortion protesters
May 11

UO experts weigh in on Supreme Court leak, possible end of Roe

Three faculty members share their views on the draft ruling and its implications