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Around the Academy

Nancy Gertner: Judge Nancy Gertner, formerly of the US District Court of the District of Massachusetts and currently a professor of practice at Harvard Law School, was on campu...

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Law as Moral Teacher

Professor Kaveny’s new book imagines a land that values both autonomy and ...

Dean Vincent Rougeau recently sat down with Darald and Juliet Libby Professor Cathleen Kaveny to discuss iss...

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Learning While Doing

The takeaway for David Kete ’14 is a lifelong lesson in how to think on hi...

When Professor Hong asked me if I would want to participate in the Ninth Circuit Appeals Project (NCAP), I t...

A Hybrid Model for Global Learning

Work on UN project gives studentshands-on treaty experience....

Boston College Law School was one of three American universities among nineteen worldwide invited to participate this spring in an experiential learning project analyzing bilateral investment treaties with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). The UNCTAD initiative, now in its second year, sets out to create a comprehensive database of ...

Notable Faculty Publications

Professor Daniel Coquillette’s book, The Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, The First Century, jointly authored with Bruce Kimble, has been accepted for publication by Harvard University Press. Based on that manuscript, the press has also accepted The Intellectual Sword: Harvard Law School, The Second Century. Professor Dan Kanstroom added to his growing body of work on immigration and deportation with Constructing Immig...

BC Law Faculty Achievements

A Model Idea: Professor Richard Albert’s proposal for the inaugural Academic Symposium at the 2014 Association of American Law Schools annual meeting was so impressive that it was posted on their website as a “model submission.” Speaker Ran Hirschl of the University of Toronto said the symposium itself, “Comparative Constitutional Change: New Perspectives on Formal and Informal Amendment,” “brought together some of the best ...