Join Missouri State’s pre-law fraternity, Phi Alpha Delta, as they welcome Dr. Joshua C. Tate, Associate Professor of Law at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law for a presentation entitled “Keys to Law School Success” on Monday, April 24
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Congratulations to all of the participants in the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association Law Day. This year’s Law Day theme, The 14th Amendment: Transforming American Democracy, garnered 300 student entries in the annual poster and essay contests. Proud to be a
Thinking about what law you want to practice? How about where? A recent Washington Post article by Danielle Paquette takes a closer look at the shortage of lawyers in rural America. To read the full article, see Post. (For those
I am pleased to report that Missouri Supreme Court Chief Justice, Patty Breckenridge, will be our 2017 Alice Bartee Speaker. Please mark your calendar for Monday, September 18th; 5:30 in the Crystal Ballroom.
Utilizing data compiled by U.S. News and World Report, the JDJournal recently posted data on the cost of law school and law student indebtedness. For the results see Law School Cost and scroll down the list to schools.
Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, Planned Parenthood announced that it is challenging abortion laws in three states, including Missouri. Dr. Kevin Pybas, Associate Professor of Political Science at Missouri State University, offered his
Elizabeth Olson, in a recent New York Times article, argues that despite growing enrollments in law schools, fewer women graduates “land legal jobs that pay higher wages and afford long-term job security and professional advancement.” As is usually the case,
2016-2017 PLS Scholarship Winners Always a special night when we introduce scholarship recipients to donors. This year the Political Science department will award over $16,000 in scholarships. In total, the College of Humanities and Public Affairs will award almost $100,000
We were privileged to host Vanderbilt Law Professor, Tracey George, for the 3rd Annual Alice Bartee Dinner event that was held on September 19th in the Crystal Ballroom at Kentwood Hall. Channeling Alice Bartee, Professor George presented “The Gavel Gap:
The Political Science department is pleased to cosponsor the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association’s 5K run on Friday, September 16, at 7 AM on the Missouri State University campus at Allison Stadium. Proceeds will support the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Foundation and