Baylor Law Produces More 'Super Lawyers' than Harvard and Yale
Traditional law school evaluations focus on criteria such as acceptance rates, student-professor ratios, and bar passage rates, but often fail to measure the quality of lawyers a school produces. A new ranking, however, has attempted to take the latter approach, judging lawyers based on peer review, awards received and community service undertaken; the best of this group are dubbed “Super Lawyers.”
Baylor Law Professor Helps Make Doris Miller Memorial a Reality
On Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, Baylor Law Professor Gerald Powell joined the Waco community in gathering to honor Doris Miller by breaking ground on what will soon be the Doris Miller Memorial. A part of “The Greatest Generation” who saved the world, Miller represents the very history an entire generation knows little about.
Chiles Federalist Papers Lecture Series Hosts Guest Speaker, Peter Berkowitz
Baylor Law School hosted the John and Marie Chiles Federalist Papers Lecture Series on Oct. 1. The series featured guest speaker, Peter Berkowitz, Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. Berkowitz studies and publishes on a variety of topics including constitutional government, conservatism and progressivism in today’s society, liberal education, and national security and law.
Baylor Law Presents: The Rise and Fall of Atticus Finch
“Baylor Law Night at the Hippodrome” kicks off at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, with special guest Thomas Hibbs, Dean of Baylor University’s Honors College. Prior to the screening of To Kill a Mockingbird, Dean Hibbs will dive deeper into the rise and fall of Atticus’ character and the implications of Harper Lee’s new book, Go Set a Watchman.