Spotlight: Aissa Olivarez

We Heart Our Students We love Aissa Olivarez—and when you read our latest profile of this rising 2L, we think you will, too.

Activities and Scholarship

Thomas Mitchell participated in a panel presentation titled “Heirs Property, Legal Planning, and Social Justice” in July. The presentation was part of the "First Annual Land Use, Planning and Development Forum," a three-part webinar series presented by the American Bar Association.

Shubha Ghosh was invited to participate at the Intellectual Property and Biosciences Conference held in July at Griffith University Faculty of Law, Brisbane, Australia. His presentation, "Demarcating Nature after Myriad," addressed the implications of the 2013 Supreme Court decision in Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, which invalidated patents on isolated DNA sequences.

Alta Charo's essay, "The Supreme Court Decision in the Hobby Lobby Case: Conscience, Complicity, and Contraception," was published in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) Internal Medicine in July.