Georgia Law’s Chanel Chauvet, ILSA Student President, on 2018 Jessup moot

Chanel Chauvet, a member of the University of Georgia School of Law Class of 2018, Dean Rusk International Law Center Student Ambassador, and outgoing President of the International Law Students Association, reflects on the 2018 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Washington, D.C., below (cross-posted from her website). Congratulations to the team… Continue reading Georgia Law’s Chanel Chauvet, ILSA Student President, on 2018 Jessup moot

Georgia Law 3L Chanel Chauvet begins term as Student President of International Law Students Association

Chanel Chauvet, a Dean Rusk International Law Center Student Ambassador and member of the J.D. Class of 2018 at the University of Georgia School of Law, has turned to social media to reach the global membership of the International Law Students Association, whom she now serves as 2017-18 Student President. In the YouTube video above,… Continue reading Georgia Law 3L Chanel Chauvet begins term as Student President of International Law Students Association

Georgia Law students, Center take part in ASIL annual meeting in Washington

Many of us the University of Georgia School of Law Dean Rusk International Law Center took part last week in a whirlwind of activities at the American Society of International Law Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Supported by Louis B. Sohn Profession Development Fellowships awarded by our Center, Georgia Law students again volunteered at the… Continue reading Georgia Law students, Center take part in ASIL annual meeting in Washington

Celebrating grads & another great year

Just before University of Georgia School of Law students entered the Spring 2017 exam period, we at the law school’s Dean Rusk International Law Center took a moment to thank and congratulate the many students with whom we work. As listed below, nearly 50 of them will earn JD or LLM  degrees later this month.… Continue reading Celebrating grads & another great year

Washington week: Our Louis B. Sohn Fellows’ tour of D.C. monuments

During the 2017 American Society of International Law Annual Meeting earlier this month in Washington, D.C., members of our University of Georgia School of Law community took a break from volunteering to spend an evening touring the monuments on the National Mall. On the tour were Georgia Law students who traveled from our Athens campus… Continue reading Washington week: Our Louis B. Sohn Fellows’ tour of D.C. monuments

100 from around world to take part in IntLawGrrls! 10th Birthday Conference on March 2 and 3 at Georgia Law

Delighted to announce that about a hundred scholars and practitioners in international law and related fields will participate in IntLawGrrls! 10th Birthday Conference, to be hosted by the Dean Rusk International Law Center, University of Georgia School of Law, on March 2 and 3, 2017. The call for papers issued last autumn produced a trove… Continue reading 100 from around world to take part in IntLawGrrls! 10th Birthday Conference on March 2 and 3 at Georgia Law

“Africa’s time”: Team members reflect on SE Model African Union summit

It’s our pleasure today to publish this post, jointly written by the Georgia Law team that last week was named Best Delegation at the Southeast Model African Union, and so is eligible to compete in the 35th annual national competition in February in Washington, D.C. The 6 students on the team each won individual achievement… Continue reading “Africa’s time”: Team members reflect on SE Model African Union summit

Toutes nos félicitations! Representing Niger, winning Georgia Law students headed to D.C. for Model African Union

Georgia Law students emerged victorious in last weekend’s Southeast Model African Union competition, hosted here in Athens by the University of Georgia African Studies Institute. Twenty-one teams from a dozen universities and colleges took part; we at the law school’s Dean Rusk International Law Center were proud cosponsors. The team won Best Delegation Award, and… Continue reading Toutes nos félicitations! Representing Niger, winning Georgia Law students headed to D.C. for Model African Union

Georgia Law students to compete in regional Model African Union rounds

A team of 6 Georgia Law students will represent the Republic of Niger in the 20th Annual Southeast Model African Union. Thanks to the leadership of the African Studies Institute at University of Georgia, the regional competition will be held here on campus Thursday through Saturday. The Dean Rusk International Law Center, University of Georgia… Continue reading Georgia Law students to compete in regional Model African Union rounds

How will current and future conflicts test 2016 ICRC Commentary?

It’s our pleasure today to publish this post by Chanel Chauvet, a member of the Georgia Law Class of 2018 who serves as a Student Ambassador at our Dean Rusk International Law Center. This past summer, Chanel (below left) completed a summer course on international humanitarian law at Leiden Law School’s Grotius Centre for International… Continue reading How will current and future conflicts test 2016 ICRC Commentary?