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          How did a decade of high-flying 🛩, high-stakes government jobs lead 3L Christa Hall to law school at UC Hastings & what song 🎵 did President Obama just finish singing to Christa in this picture from Air Force One? Click the link in the bio to read more. ⬆️
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          "Look at the view I get every morning."

          "This is my school. These are my friends." Video by Fatemeh Shahangia '12.

          Investing in Opportunity

          Meet Jeanette Acosta '16

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          Business Tax Practicum for Social Enterprises

          "Things change, and it's not just about theory." Students in the Business Tax Practicum for Social Enterprises apply their knowledge of business taxation and test their assumptions on taxing social enterprises through client-based assignments.

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          If/When/How President Sarah Stephan (right) with Communications Director Miranda Rowley (left). Both are 2Ls.

          Student Group Champions Reproductive Justice

          Members of the UC Hastings chapter of If/When/How are making a difference through lobbying, fundraising and career development. Read more here.

          Welcoming our new faculty.

          Welcome New Faculty Members

          Seven dynamic thought leaders bring wide-ranging experience and expertise to UC Hastings. Read more.
          Rising 3L Ally Pierce has some fun showing off her ABI Medal of Excellence.

          Pastry chef turned law student receives American Bankruptcy Institute’s 2017 Medal of Excellence.

          UC Hastings student Ally Pierce recognized by the ABI for outstanding performance in bankruptcy coursework and dedication to the specialty. Read more here.
          "This summer (and forever into the future), I am advocating for workers’ rights."

          Rising 3L summers at workers' rights firm in NYC, gives her regards to Broadway.

          "San Francisco is really the best place in the world," says Rising 3L Liz Medrano, “but I always had a dream of living in New York City.” Read the full story here.

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          Thursday, October 19, 2017

          UC Hastings Law Receives $1 Million Gift from Shanin Specter

          Gift from renowned trial attorney will be used to build the new “Shanin Specter Courtroom” and to support multiple areas within the College.
          Tuesday, October 17, 2017

          How a decade of high-flying, high-stakes government jobs led 3L Christa Hall to law school at UC Hastings

          She's protected teams and aircraft on high-risk missions around the world, served as associate director and trip manager for President Barack Obama, and helped deal with crises like cyberhacks and the Ebola epidemic. Now she's preparing for a new way to serve.
          Thursday, October 05, 2017

          When a monkey takes a selfie, who owns the copyright?

          Andrew Dhuey '92 and the infamous “Monkey Selfie” case.
          Wednesday, October 04, 2017

          Professor Dave Owen receives 2017 Rutter Award for Teaching Excellence

          When his parents denied access to all TV except PBS wildlife specials, it sparked a life-long environmental law interest in our “infectiously enthusiastic” professor.
          Tuesday, October 03, 2017

          Thinkers & Doers: September 2017

          National Law Journal’s 2017 Winning Litigators -- Uber’s “Hell” program -- Foie gras off the menu in CA -- Comments on the Hash Lab Murder Case -- Pao Effect fighting the bamboo ceiling -- Top 10 LLM Program in California -- New neighborhood hotspots -- and much more
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