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Law School building closed Thursday, 10/4, during president's visit

Due to the president’s visit the Law School building will be closed all day Thursday, October 4 until 6 p.m. (or until clearance is granted). Students should await details from their instructors on alternative arrangements. Employees will rec ...

Posted Oct 2, 2012 by Law School News

Curriculum Information Sessions

In an effort to help students, particularly first year students, decide on the appropriate courses to register for in the next academic year, the Law School schedules programs in which faculty who teach in a particular ...

Posted Mar 9, 2012 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Emergency Exan Rescheduling and Managing Stress

Please remember to take care of yourself during the final exam period. Be sure to get adequate rest and to take intermittent breaks while studying. Leave time for meals and exercise.The final exam period is from Saturday, December 10th through ...

Posted Dec 9, 2011 by Mike Hall

Spring 2012 Registration

Registration for the Spring 2012 will begin on November 14th for 3L students. On November 15th, 2L students will begin registering.

Posted Oct 10, 2011 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Preparing for December Exams

If you intend to take Law School Fall 2010 proctored final exams using your laptop, please download the updated Fall 2010  Exam4 Secure exam software now and test it out. Here is the website link for downloading Exam4 software for La ...

Posted Nov 30, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

First-Year Elective Choices

This message is pertinent to First-year students.Please join us at an Informational Session on First-Year Electives on Friday, October 22nd . Sessions will be held at 9:55 and 12:05 in Room 2260. Professors will be available to answer your ques ...

Posted Oct 18, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Need to reschedule a fall exam?

   Law students must take final examinations at the scheduled times, unless there are "extraordinary and compelling circumstances" or the Rules of the Law School specifically provide for re-scheduling.  See http://law.wisc.edu/c ...

Posted Oct 13, 2010 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs

1L Career Services Orientation sessions

The Career Services Office has scheduled two identical orientation sessions for 1Ls on Career Services resources and how to plan for the first summer job search. This is a mandatory orientation and 1Ls ...

Posted Oct 11, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

How to Change Variable Credit Courses

If you need to change your credit on a variable credit course, you may do so on-line in My UW until October 1 using "Edit."  For clinicals or Journals, check with your instructor/editor/supervisor first before doing so. After October ...

Posted Sep 15, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Registration for the November 6 MPRE

The Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam will be offered at the Law School on the morning of Saturday, November 6, 2010. A passing score on the MPRE is required for admission to practice in every state except Wisconsin, Maryland and ...

Posted Sep 13, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Add/Drop Dates for the Fall 2010 semester

Please be aware of the following deadlines: Last day to drop courses or withdraw without notations on a transcript: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 Last day to add courses: Friday, September 17, 2010.

Posted Sep 8, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Dual degree students should verify their tuition and fees for 2010-2011

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Posted Aug 19, 2010 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs

[3L Students] Registration Update: August 16

   Here is the sixth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 2 items : (1) Newly-added course: Law 904-004: Sel. Prob. Con Law: 4th, 5t ...

Posted Aug 17, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

[2L Students] Registration Update: August 16

   Here is the sixth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 2 items : (1) Newly-added course: Law 904-004: Sel. Prob. Con Law: 4th, 5t ...

Posted Aug 17, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

Registration Update: August 16

   Here is the sixth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 2 items : (1) Newly-added course: Law 904-004: Sel. Prob. Con Law: 4th, 5t ...

Posted Aug 17, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

Innocence Project has openings for fall, spring

   To all 2L and 3L students who are not already committed to another clinical project this fall: Due to federal grant funding, the Wisconsin Innocence Project has some additional capacity for supervising students, and h ...

Posted Aug 13, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

Registration Update: August 6

   Here is the fifth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 1 item : (1) The University of Wisconsin Law School ...

Posted Aug 12, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

Exam Software

Exams on Laptops As a quick reminder, please make sure to update, install, and more importantly TEST the exam software at least a day or two before your exam. ...

Posted May 4, 2010 by Help@LAW

Course Evals available through April 26th

Please take time to complete the on-line evaluations for your courses this semester. You can access the forms any time through April 26th. These evaluations are your opportunity to share your experience of the class. This feedback about what ...

Posted Apr 18, 2010 by newsletter

Handling emergencies during final exams

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Posted Apr 16, 2010 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

CUR: Constitutional Law

This information session is devoted to Constitutional Law and Civil Rights Law courses.  Room 2211  8:40 a.m.

Posted Mar 23, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Real Estate

This session is devoted to Real Estate, Land Use and Community Development courses.  Room 2211  8:40 a.m. 

Posted Mar 22, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

Careers in Law Teaching

On Monday, March 22, at noon in Rom 5246, Professors Peter Carstensen and Thomas Mitchell will talk to students about careers in law teaching.  If you are interested in using your J.D. to pursue an academic career, please make every effort ...

Posted Mar 19, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

CUR: International and Comparative Law

This session is devoted to International and Comparative Law courses.  Room 2260  8:40 a.m. 

Posted Mar 19, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Business Law

This information session is devoted to Business Law courses.   Room 2211   8:40 a.m. 

Posted Mar 19, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Civil Litigation

This information session is devoted to Civil Litigation courses.  Room 2260   8:40 a.m.  

Posted Mar 18, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Estate Planning

This information session is devoted to Estate Planning courses.  Room 2211   8:40 a.m.

Posted Mar 18, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Business Law

This information session is devoted to Business Law courses.  Room 2260   8:40 a.m.  

Posted Mar 17, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Criminal Law

This information session is devoted to Criminal Law courses.  Room  2211      8:40 a.m.

Posted Mar 16, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Intellectual Property

This information session is devoted to Intellectual Property classes.  Room 2211     8:40 a.m.  

Posted Mar 15, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Family Law

This information session is devoted to Family Law courses.  Room 2260    8:40 a.m.

Posted Mar 12, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

CUR: Admin Law

This information session is devoted to Admin Law, Environ Law, Food Law and Regulated Industries courses.  Room 2211      8:30 a.m. 

Posted Mar 12, 2010 by Susan Sawatske, Faculty Secretary

Informational Sessions about Course Offerings

Join us for Informational Sessions about Course OfferingsEvery day from 8:45 am to 9:30 am, Monday, March 15 - Tuesday, March 23. Light breakfast available every day in the Atrium at 8:45am Are you puzzled about what courses to take next? Are y ...

Posted Mar 9, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Application Deadilne for Marine JAG CORP Interviews is February 1, 2010 at 11:00 PM

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Posted Jan 25, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

Bidding Closes For WI Public Interest Interview Program on Sunday, January 31 at 11:00 PM.

Bidding will close on Sunday, January 31 at 11:00 PM for the Wisconsin Public Interest Interview Program (PIIP). See the Career Services Newsletter and Symplicity for more details about the program.

Posted Jan 25, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

All Students: Marine JAG Corps Application Deadline is February 1, 2010

A Marine JAG Corps recruiter will be here on February 9 and 10 to interview 1Ls, 2Ls and 3Ls who are interested in this branch of the Armed Forces.  He will be interviewing all levels of law students for possible selection to attend Offi ...

Posted Jan 12, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

1Ls: Deadline for Submitting Applications For State Bar of Wisconsin Diversity Clerkship Program is 4:00 PM (SHARP) on Wednesday, January 20, 2010

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Posted Jan 12, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

1Ls & 3Ls: ARMY JAG Interviews Application Deadline is February 5, 2010

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Posted Jan 12, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

Bidding Opens for Public Interest Interview Program on January 15, 2010

Bidding opens on Friday January 15 and will close on Sunday, January 31 at 11:00 PM for the Wisconsin Public Interest Interview Program (PIIP). See the Career Services Newsletter and Symplicity for more details about the program.

Posted Jan 12, 2010 by Nilesh Patel, Career Advisor

1Ls : Plan ahead to get to 1 p.m. Contracts I exam 12/10

Please give yourself plenty of time to get to the Law School for your 1 p.m. Contracts I exam. Travel times by bus, foot and motor vehicle have been much, much longer than normal throughout the City of Madison and beyond, due to (surprise) ...

Posted Dec 10, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Law School open 12/10 - Final exams resume

   We will have 2-3L final exams tomorrow morning, Dec. 10, at 8:30 a.m. as scheduled. First year students should report for Contracts I exams that will begin at 1:00 p.m. Please travel carefully. If you have an emergency related t ...

Posted Dec 9, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Contracts I exams will start at 10 a.m. (not 8:30 a.m.) on Dec 9

We wi ll start all Contracts I exams at 10:00 a.m. tomorrow, December 9, unless the campus closes. First year students should go to the scheduled rooms by 10 a.m.  If you are unable to arrive before 10 a.m., follow the same procedure as ...

Posted Dec 8, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Final exams continue unless campus closes

   Weather reports for our area say that we may get some very heavy snow falls during the final exam period. We will continue to hold our final exams as scheduled, unless the UW Madison campus is closed.  Generally, the camp ...

Posted Dec 7, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Exams on Laptops

    Greetings: This is an important message for all Law students concerning laptop computer use for final exams in Fall 2009.   Please read this message carefully & thoroughly.  You are responsible for ...

Posted Dec 1, 2009 by Kevin Kelly

How to handle emergencies during final exams

    During final exams, you will need to remember two things: (1) ways to reduce your exam stress and (2) how to handle an emergency that prevents you from taking a final exam at the scheduled time.  Please kee ...

Posted Dec 1, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Winner of 2009 Best Brief Competition

Kyle Fry has won the 2009 Best Brief Award for the best trial level brief written in the spring 2009 Legal Research and Writing course.  In honor of this achievement, Mr. Fry will receive a plaque from Dean Ken Davis and his Legal Rese ...

Posted Oct 30, 2009 by roomreservations, roomreservations@law.wisc.edu

1L workshop: Preparing for Exams - 11/6

   Preparing for exams: On Friday, November 6, LaRasz Moody, Assistant Dean for Academic Success Programs at Villanova Law School, will work with students at 12:30, 1:30 and 2:30 in Room 2260. Dean Moody is a 2002 graduate of this ...

Posted Oct 26, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Exams on laptops and Windows 7

We have been informed that the Exam4 laptop exam software will NOT support Windows 7 for Fall 2009 final exams.  We are recommending that you wait to upgrade to Windows7 if you plan to use your laptop for fall final exams. More inf ...

Posted Oct 21, 2009 by Eric Giefer, Director of IT

1Ls: Learn about Remington Center Clinical Programs-10/21, 10/26

   In the next few weeks, the Frank J. Remington Center will begin recruiting student applicants for next year's prison-based clinical projects: the Legal Assistance to Institutionalized Persons Project (LAIP), the Wisconsin Innocen ...

Posted Oct 13, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs

Free (regular) flu shots for students now available

The University of Wisconsin campus has announced the schedule for regular seasonal flu shots. Students can get free shots for the regular seasonal flu at the University Health Service's Flu Shot Clinic at 333 East Campus Mall, 6th floor, Gre ...

Posted Oct 5, 2009 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Students and Academic Affairs


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