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News & Events

Oct
4
2017
Meet Baylor Law’s First Female Graduate: Emeline Abood Jackson
It’s no secret that the world of law hasn’t always been welcoming to women. While the women’s suffrage movement was still ongoing during the turn of the 20th century, formal law schools were being created. In 1920 — the same year the 19th Amendment granted women the right to vote — Baylor Law School was formally established. And just a few years later, it had its first female graduate: Emeline Abood Jackson, JD ’26.
Oct
3
2017
Baylor Law Student, Veteran, Adoptive Father Honored as Pat Tillman Scholar
It takes a brave person to fly Army helicopters into battle zones in Afghanistan, landing amidst the fighting to evacuate injured soldiers who need treatment. It also takes a brave person to dedicate both their personal and professional lives to serving orphaned children, kids who need someone to fight for them. Baylor law student Stephen Carl is both.
Oct
2
2017
Baylor Law School: Strengthened by Tradition. Refined by Innovation.
One of the hallmarks of Baylor Law School's 160-year existence has been the consistent development of successful Baylor Lawyers. While law schools across the country are beginning to transition to a more practice-focused curriculum, Baylor Law has remained attentive to its students' professional needs since its inception through long-standing programs like Practice Court and a well-rounded curriculum.
Sep
28
2017
Gift from Sherri and Robert Patton Will Enhance Legal Writing and Pro Bono Clinic in Baylor Law School
Baylor University today announced a gift of $2 million from Sherri W. and Robert “Bobby” L. Patton Jr. of Fort Worth that will enhance the legal writing and pro bono programs in the nationally ranked Baylor Law School. Their gift will help underwrite two programs that already distinguish Baylor Law among its peers, while also providing student scholarship assistance.

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Academic Calendar
Library Hours
Fri., Oct. 20
7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Sat., Oct. 21
7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Sun., Oct. 22
11 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Mon., Oct. 23
7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Tue., Oct. 24
7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Wed., Oct. 25
7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Thu., Oct. 26
7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Building Hours for the Public
Fri., Oct. 20
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 21
Closed
Sun., Oct. 22
Closed
Mon., Oct. 23
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tue., Oct. 24
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wed., Oct. 25
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thu., Oct. 26
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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