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          "This is a video I made that basically condensed my first year into three minutes. I hope you enjoy it!" Video by Jennifer Bautista '12. 

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          Meet Jeanette Acosta '16

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          The perfect opportunity.

          “I came to UC Hastings so I could learn to serve my community and the LfA Fellowship provided that learning opportunity for me--while also helping to fill the justice gap." Saron Tesfai '14 

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          Professor Osagie Obasogie Wins LSA Award for Blinded by Sight

          How do blind people perceive race?

          Professor Obasogie wins an award for his ground-breaking book. Read more here.

          Professor Musalo Wins Lawyer of the Year Award

          The Immigration Law Section of the Federal Bar Association recognized her achievement.

          Musalo and the Center for Gender and Refugee Studies (CGRS) are advocates for immigrant women fleeing domestic violence. Read more.
          100 volunteers gathered to plant trees and urban gardens on June 13, 2015.

          Tenderloin Community Unites to Improve the Neighborhood Streetscape.

          Tech companies and neighborhood organizations teamed up to green the Tenderloin.
          Read more here.

          Listen to the Audio Report: Clinic Project Provides Hope to Salinas Valley Farmworkers

          The Social Enterprise and Economic Empowerment Clinic is advocating for clean drinking water. Hear the full story here.

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          Tuesday, January 17, 2017

          Professor Leo Martinez Elected Fellow of American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel

          One of only five academics in elite organization focused on the creative, ethical, and efficient adjudication of insurance coverage and extra-contractual disputes, peer-provided scholarship, professional coordination and the improvement of the relationship between and among its diverse members.
          Thursday, January 12, 2017

          ‘She taught me the meaning of true bravery’: 2L Kelsey Campbell advocates for refugee legislation

          Former Pentagon foreign policy advisor and Air Force veteran promotes visa programs to protect refugees, like her friend Sura, who supported U.S. Armed Forces as interpreters.
          Thursday, January 05, 2017

          How to Ask a Question: Renowned trial attorney Shanin Specter brings his expertise back to UC Hastings

          Whether to capture the attention of a jury, conduct a deposition, or even order a Starbucks, Shanin Specter shares his experience on the best way to ask and answer a question in his upcoming “How to Ask a Question” course at UC Hastings.
          Tuesday, January 03, 2017

          1L Ryan Khojasteh Appointed to San Francisco Immigrant Rights Commission

          “It's for my generation to rise up, to play our part, and to allow other people to have hope,” says Khojasteh, son of immigrants.
          Sunday, January 01, 2017

          Thinkers & Doers: December 2016

          FACULTY on everything from the future of environmental law to “The Historical Origins of American Regulatory Exceptionalism" -- Prof Feldman receives a World Technology Award – Which ALUMNI was part of the trial team that successfully swayed a Texas jury to order Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $1 billion (yes, that’s with a “B”) to patients for faulty hip implants? --  STUDENTS enjoy spicy Thai food with the TENDERLOIN Economic Development Project for their Restaurant of the Week campaign -- and so much MORE.
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