Professor Johnston Leaves the John Marshall Classroom After Nearly 50 Years

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Professor Johnston Leaves the John Marshall Classroom After Nearly 50 Years

Robert Gilbert “Gil” Johnston has graded his last assignment at The John Marshall Law School. After nearly 50 years in the classroom, he will officially become Professor Emeritus Johnston on Sept. 1, 2013.

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Ankin Reception Center Honors Parents of Alumnus

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Ankin Reception Center Honors Parents of Alumnus

A major gift for the Arthur J. Goldberg Memorial Courtroom at The John Marshall Law School was presented by alumnus Howard Ankin in honor of his parents, Paul and Lois Ankin.

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Alumni Association Selects Seven Students for Scholarships

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Alumni Association Selects Seven Students for Scholarships

Seven outstanding students interested in public service were selected as recipients of $32,500 in scholarship money awarded by The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association.

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BTEP Leads Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Panel

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BTEP Leads Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Panel

Michael Schlesinger, director of the Business Transations Externship Program (BTEP) at The John Marshall Law School, welcomed three representatives of Illinois Governor Pat Quinn’s Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise.

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Donna Darnell Directing Technology Help Desk

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Donna Darnell Directing Technology Help Desk

Donna Darnell is the manager of John Marshall’s Help Desk. She and her staff will provide services to students and staff needing technology assistance.

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Hundreds of Students Have Honed Their Legal Skills at the Fair Housing Legal Clinic

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Hundreds of Students Have Honed Their Legal Skills at the Fair Housing Legal Clinic

Joi Lyons isn’t out of law school yet, but the Chicago resident has already felt the thrill of helping someone out of a bind by using her legal skills.

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The John Marshall Law School in Chicago A Leader in Online Legal Education

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The John Marshall Law School offers online courses and online advanced degrees, making it possible for students to obtain a quality legal education outside the traditional classroom.

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Two Faculty Members Receive Tenure and Two are Promoted to Professorial Rank

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Two Faculty Members Receive Tenure and Two are Promoted to Professorial Rank

Professors Arthur Acevedo and William K. Ford have been granted tenure by the faculty and the Board of Trustees of The John Marshall Law School.

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Trial Team Trifecta Is First Step in Trial Competition Preparation

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Trial Team Trifecta Is First Step in Trial Competition Preparation

Third-year students Sara Tremurici and Brittany Anselmo were named champions in the 2013 Trial Team Trifecta hosted by the Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution.

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Expert Learning Program Allows John Marshall Students to Set a Strong Foundation for Law School

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Expert Learning Program Allows John Marshall Students to Set a Strong Foundation for Law School

A new one-credit course at Chicago’s John Marshall Law School is designed to give students the foundation they need for success by providing them with a truer understanding of the courts and legal system, strong study habits and a sound approach to exam-taking.

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