Winter 2017

In this issue

Committed to Excellence
A message from Dean Robert M. Wilcox.

Our new building is almost complete!

Read & Repeat
Want to brag? Here are a few things to talk up about your law school at that next cocktail party.

Resolving a ‘dire’ issue
UofSCLaw alumni’s efforts bring about criminal record reform.

For the public good
Debt relief fund aids alumni working in public interest law.

The end of zero tolerance
Maintaining classroom discipline is important, but so is maintaining student civil rights.

COVER STORY: Lean on me
Mentoring program helps students navigate the shoals of law school and beyond.

The law school’s latest
New faculty appointments complement environmental law, medical law and the law library.

A paper written by then-law student Lee Floyd convinces state Supreme Court to reject oft-cited case as precedent.

Scenes from the Law Alumni Weekend 2016

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