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BC Law Moves up 5 Spots to #16 in Above the Law Rankings

(From Above the Law)--Out of respect for the 40,000 new law students who still, you know, exist, we welcome you to the third annual installment of the Above the Law Top 50 Law School Rankings.

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Accelerated Admissions Program Launched with Morrissey College at BC

Boston College Law School and the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences have announced an accelerated admissions program that will allow students to earn their undergraduate and law degrees in six years, providing a more affordable and seamless option for students who are already a part of the Boston College community.

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Commencement 2015: White House Advisor Simas Addresses Graduates (Video)

Boston College Law School Commencement Ceremonies will begin at 10:30 am on May 22, 2015. The event, featuring Commencement speaker David Simas '95, will take place at Boston College's Conte Forum.

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Bloom Chosen for Prestigious Trinity College Dublin Long Room Hub Fellowship

Boston College Law School Professor Robert Bloom has been named a recipient of the Trinity College Dublin Long Room Hub Fellowship, a distinguished recognition from Ireland’s oldest and most prestigious law school.

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Baltimore State’s Attorney Mosby ’05 Announces Criminal Charges in Gray Death

Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby has announced probable cause for criminal charges to be filed in the death of Freddie Gray.

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BC Law Moves from 13th to 7th in BostInno Rankings of Northeast Law Schools

Last year at this time, conditions looked somewhat dismal for hopeful law students: The post-2008 recession meant dipping employment rates and considerable debt, even for some of those who attended top law schools.

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‘Appeals to the Privy Council’ Project Creators Win Andrews Award

BC Law professor Mary Bilder (pictured above) and professor emerita Sharon Hamby O’Connor, along with Harvard Law professor Charles Donahue, Jr., have been selected by The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) to receive the 2015 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award.

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West Named a NALP Diversity Champion

Tracey West, Associate Dean for External Relations, Diversity & Inclusion at Boston College Law School, has been named a National Association for Law Placement (NALP) Diversity Champion for 2015.

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Environmental Law Society’s “Wild” Winged Earth Day

Boston College Law School’s Environmental Law Society hosted an unusual guest for Earth Day 2015: Ruby, a Peregrine Falcon.

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BC Law Review Moves to #23 in Washington & Lee Rankings

Newton, MA--Boston College Law Review has moved from #25 to #23 in the latest Washington and Lee rankings for law reviews, released today.