Along with the responsibilities outlined for all SLC members, faculty representatives are accountable for responsibilities particular to their role including: Reporting to students of their faculty the policies, positions and programs of the SU, reporting to their faculty itself (e.g., … Read the rest
By Nikayla Goddard, January 4 2020—
After a rigorous application process, the University of Calgary has been approved to start accepting applications for a new PhD program in Law for Sept. 2021.
Dr. Lyndsay Campbell is the Associate Dean and … Read the rest
By Krishna Shetye, January 4 2020—
The University of Calgary Faculty of Law has launched a new project to assist Albertans battling outstanding debt, an initiative based on the economic downturn as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Consumer … Read the rest
By Lauren Peebles, December 10 2020—
The legal profession is at a crossroads. COVID-19 has exacerbated many inequities in the judicial system and will likely change how the next generation of lawyers approach novel issues.
The Dean of the Faculty … Read the rest
“This is not division, this is inclusion”: UCalgary Faculty of Law introduces new admissions process for Black Students
By Vanessa Carter, September 28 2020—
It’s no secret that the year 2020 has been an absolute roller coaster, bringing many changes, both good and bad, some unexpected and some long overdue. Regardless, history is being made, even on our … Read the rest
By Kristy Koehler, November 12 2019—
In an effort to introduce new — or even continuing — students to representatives in the Students’ Union and in the Students’ Legislative Council, the Gauntlet is running the series, ‘Who’s Who in the … Read the rest
By Tina Shaygan and Ashar Memon, April 25 2018 —
The University of Calgary Faculty of Law will begin offering a free Law School Admission Test (LSAT) prep course for “high-potential, low-income” students.
According to the faculty’s director of recruiting … Read the rest
By Tina Shaygan, February 27 2018 —
Former Postmedia reporter Jen Gerson is now the journalist-in-residence for the University of Calgary Faculty of Law. According to Alison Abel, Faculty of Law manager of marketing and communications, the journalist-in-residence “acts as … Read the rest
By Justin Schellenberg, February 26 2018 —
As part of the International Wrongful Conviction Day, the University of Calgary Faculty of Law held a forum on the issue on Feb. 13 with guest speaker David Milgaard talking about his 23 … Read the rest