Category Archives: Just News

All the interesting stuff that doesn’t seem to belong in any other category.

U.S. Supreme Court: Tracking the Confirmation Process

Last night, President Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United States. The next step in the process is sending the nomination to the Senate Judiciary Committee. But wait? Who is Brett Kavanaugh? From ScotusBlog: “After graduating … Continue reading

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New Distracted Driving Law in Georgia: What do you need to know?

Living in a university town with thousands of college-aged drivers, Athens residents might be relieved to hear about our state’s new stance on distracted driving. Effective beginning July 1. Some individuals in Clarke County have already experienced warnings issued from … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend Library Hours

Monday May 28th is Memorial Day, recognized as a UGA official holiday. The law library will have different hours this weekend: May 25th, Friday: 8 am to 5 pm May 26th, Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm May 27th, Sunday: … Continue reading

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Congrats to those graduating!

Congrats to all of our graduating student workers as well as to the class of 2018. Best of luck in your future plans, whatever they may be and no matter where they take you! Our graduates from Spring 2018 Semester … Continue reading

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Circulation Manager Marie Mize Elected as Staff Council President!

Congrats to Marie! Students, faculty and staff alike know Marie as a the face of circulation in our law library. In addition to serving as circulation manager, Marie has been extremely active in both the law school staff representative group … Continue reading

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Law Librarian Contributions in AALL Spectrum

  Law Librarian Suzanne Graham and Law Library Director Carol Watson both contributed to articles which were recently published in AALL Spectrum. Suzanne co-authored “Who Is This?” Moving from Authority Control to Identity Management with Dong Joon Lee, Erik Radio  and … Continue reading

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Music Law Resources with Michelle Davis

The 8th annual Protect Athens Music conference is happening today at the 40 Watt Club in downtown Athens. As joint effort of the School of Law’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society and Terry College’s Music Business Program, the event brings … Continue reading

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