Teaching the art of persuasion
Teaching the art of persuasion

UW Law is one of the nation’s first law schools to integrate improvisational skills and persuasive storytelling into the classroom.

January 2020 Newsletter
January 2020 Newsletter

Check out the latest roundup of news, updates and events from the University of Washington School of Law — and if you haven't yet, subscribe to get this content delivered directly to you each month.

Carnegie Engagement Classification
Carnegie Engagement Classification

The University of Washington announced its three campuses in Seattle, Bothell and Tacoma have received the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification, an elective designation that indicates institutional commitment to community engagement.

Public Interest Spotlight: Bravery Behind Bars
Public Interest Spotlight: Bravery Behind Bars

Olivia Ortiz leveraged her 2019 public interest fellowship to empower abused women and girls — many of whom are incarcerated — as part of a transformative internship

Public Interest Spotlight: Reshaping the Legal Landscape
Public Interest Spotlight: Reshaping the Legal Landscape

After years running from his true calling, Peter Barber combined his passion for social justice and diverse skill set in pursuit of a career in appellate law

Watch: I’m In | Life as a 1L (The First Quarter)
Watch: I’m In | Life as a 1L (The First Quarter)

For new law students, the first quarter is a time of profound change that sets the pace for the next three years.