George Mason University law school announced it would be renamed the Antonin Scalia School of Law in honor of the recently deceased justice. Yet even in death, the left and its allies at the Times won’t cease their attacks. Friday’sShow More Summary
(Steven Hayward) You may have seen the news yesterday that the faculty senate at George Mason University has voted by a wide margin to oppose naming their well-regarded law school after Antonin Scalia. Among other complaints, according...Show More Summary
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The planned renaming of a law school after Justice Antonin Scalia is creating worries among faculty and students that the public university is becoming an ideological outpost.
The left must be in disarray over at George Mason University. It took the faculty senate almost a month to adopt a resolution expressing “deep concern” over the university’s decision to rename the law school after the late Justice Antonin Scalia, following grants of $10 million from the Charles Koch Foundation and $20 million from an anonymous donor. Show More Summary
Guest Post by Professors Colleen Chien, Santa Clara University Law School and Arti Rai, Duke Law School On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, the USPTO hosted a day-long conference around the one-year anniversary of its Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative. We were among the over 1,800 virtual attendees (in addition to over 400 participants at USPTO headquarters and […]
The renaming of George Mason University's law school after Justice Antonin Scalia has erupted into a tense confrontation within its faculty.
"At a meeting full of angry student activists, the school’s faculty senate voted 21-13 to reopen the naming process."The vote took issue with Scalia’s “numerous public offensive comments” about black people, women, and LBGT individuals,...Show More Summary
Following up on my previous posts on Law School Rankings By Employment Outcomes: California D.C./Maryland/Virginia New York Ohio Derek Muller (Pepperdine) blogs legal employment outcomes among Florida's 11 law schools and Texas's 9 law schools: In Florida, there are two big surprises: Florida International (81.0% full-time, long-term, bar passage-required and...
George Mason's Faculty Senate voted 21-13 yesterday to condemn naming the law school in Justice Scalia's honor. BuzzFeed Chronicle of Higher Education National Law Journal Washington Post Prior TaxProf Blog posts: George Mason Renames Law School The Antonin Scalia School Of Law For $30 Million (Mar. 31, 2016) George Mason...
If you are one of those people who gets “the crazy” around finals, or are just mean to your colleagues in general, you need to read this NOW.