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92% Nationwide Bar Passage Rate among First Time Takers

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One Community, One Book celebrates 20 years of human rights education

This year the One Community, One Book (OCOB) program celebrates its 20th anniversary. The program is hosted by the UI Center for Human Rights (UICHR), one of the many centers and institutes at Iowa Law. This annual community-wide reading project invites campus and community members to read the same human rights-related text and participate in related activities.
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Iowa Law alums make their mark as professors and legal scholars

They come from all over the country and teach on subjects from first year classes to niche subjects. Some say they always aspired to become professors, and some came to academia by a more winding route. These are some of the many Iowa Law alumni who now make their mark as professors.
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The Supreme Court Day tradition continues at Iowa Law

After going virtual in 2020, the University of Iowa College of Law’s long-standing tradition of Supreme Court Day was back in person today at the Boyd Law Building. The seven justices from the Iowa Supreme Court traveled to Iowa City to take part.  


ILSF Board Meeting

Friday, October 15, 2021 (all day)
Boyd Law Building

Clinic and Externship Informational Session

Friday, October 15, 2021 12:40pm to 1:40pm
  Clinic and Externship Informational Session. If you are interested in Spring 2022 Clinic or Externships, you are strongly encouraged to attend.

IBL Center Fall Speaker Series: Gender Inequality in Patent Litigation

Friday, October 15, 2021 12:45pm to 1:45pm
Please join us for our second presentation in the IBL Center Fall Speaker Series: Innovation Law Scholarship in Action on Oct. 15 from 12:45-1:45 p.m.  Paul Gugliuzza Professor of Law Temple University Beasley School of Law & Rachel Rebouché Associate Dean for Research, James E. Beasley Professor of Law Interim Dean, Temple University Beasley School of Law “Gender Inequality in Patent Litigation” Gender parity exists in specific areas of patent litigation--especially on the…
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UI College of Pharmacy Building Dedication Ceremony

Friday, October 15, 2021 3:00pm
College of Pharmacy Building (CPB)
Join us as we celebrate the completion of our new state-of-the-art building that will educate future pharmacists and scientists for years to come! More information coming soon here.

Ethics CLE

Friday, October 15, 2021 3:00pm
Boyd Law Building