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2011-12 News Archive

LLM Program

Optional LL.M. Concentrations Announced

Beginning with the 2012-13 academic year, BC Law will offer optional LL.M. concentrations in five fields of study.

LL.M. Commencement 2012

On May 25, 2012, Boston College Law School awarded LL.M. degrees to the class of 2012.

BC Law Participates in German LL.M. Fairs

Boston College Law School took part in two LL.M. fairs in Germany.

Dr. Katharine Young Speaks at ILS Colloquium

On March 28, 2012, Dr. Katharine Young spoke on the topic “The Enforcement of Economic and Social Rights: How Rights to Food, Water, Health, Housing and Education are Changing Public Law.”

LL.M. Class Visits Law Firm

On March 16, 2012, the LL.M. class visited the Boston office of the law firm Goulston & Storrs.

LL.M. Students Visit Federal Court

On February 24, 2012, the LL.M. class visited the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

LL.M. Appreciation Dinner

On February 15, 2012, the Law Students’ Association (LSA) and the LL.M. program co-sponsored an LL.M. Appreciation Dinner.

LL.M. Student Article Published

On December 14, 2011, The International Law Section of the Boston Bar Association published an article by LL.M. student Julio Cortes.

State Court Visit

On November 17, 2011, the LL.M. class visited the Massachusetts Superior Court for Suffolk County to observe the American court system in action.

International Legal Studies Colloquium

On October 4th, Raymond Atuguba of the University of Ghana Faculty of Law spoke on “Conversations, Stories, Experiments:  Africa's March Forward.”

LL.M. Student Honored

LL.M. student Francisca Fajana has been chosen a “Top Woman of Law” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.

LL.M. Orientation 2011-12

The LL.M. class of 2011-12 arrived for their orientation beginning August 19, 2011.