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Law students make Union Awards shortlist

Law performed exceptionally well in the nominations for the Union Awards 2021 that took place last week. Department rep Sofia Dadou, the Law Student Staff Liaison Committee (SSLC) and the Warwick Law Summit 2021 were among the shortlisted candidates.

Thu 10 Jun 2021, 12:00 | Tags: Student Achievement

Nicolle Coote named one of 150 Future Leaders

Earlier this year, final year LLB Law student Nicolle Coote won an award as part of the Future Leaders Organisation and was featured as one of the Top 150 Black Students in the UK. Future Leaders is an annual publication which profiles the most outstanding black university students in Britain, and is used as a role model guide to inspire and raise attainment. Nicolle tells us more…

Thu 01 Apr 2021, 14:49 | Tags: Award, Student Achievement

Lacuna Covid stories expose inequalities around the world

To mark 12 months since the global pandemic was declared, when the UK, and many other countries around the world, went into lockdown, this collection of stories investigates how the pandemic is affecting communities around the world. The articles are written by Warwick staff and students, some of which studied on our Global Health Law module.

Wed 31 Mar 2021, 14:00 | Tags: Student Achievement, Lacuna

Law School Students Award Winning Human Rights Stories

In 2020, as the world was getting to grips with life in lockdown, we launched a writing competition for students at Warwick Law School, the home of Lacuna. We are delighted to share our four winners, who have each created stories we are proud to publish.

Mon 29 Mar 2021, 10:00 | Tags: Student Achievement, Lacuna, Feature

Eleven Law students accepted to present at BCUR

Warwick Law School is delighted to announce that eleven of our students have been selected to present at The British Conference for Undergraduate Research (BCUR) hosted by the University of Leeds in April this year. Law is one of only four departments at Warwick to have more than 10 students accepted to present.

Tue 23 Mar 2021, 16:00 | Tags: undergraduate, Student Achievement

LLM student smashes SPRINT

Warwick Law School student Matilda Nengare who is currently studying on our LLM in International Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation was selected to participate in the postgraduate Sprint Programme at Warwick, a self-improvement programme aimed at female students.

Mon 08 Mar 2021, 14:00 | Tags: postgraduate, Student Achievement

WLS Celebrates International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day and the theme this year is ‘Choose to Challenge’. In honour of this, we are celebrating the amazing work our colleagues are carrying out in order to forge a gender equal world. Here is a just a small selection of some of that work.

Mon 08 Mar 2021, 09:30 | Tags: Student Achievement, Staff in action, Feature

Law Student Secures WIHEA Fellowship

Third year Law and Sociology student and SSLC Chair Lucy Young has been awarded a Warwick International Higher Education Academy (WIHEA) Fellowship. When asked how she felt about the news she told us, “I'm over the moon! I was quite nervous when I submitted my application, but I'm so glad I have the opportunity and resources to contribute towards substantial change across the university.”

Fri 19 Feb 2021, 11:30 | Tags: Award, undergraduate, Student Achievement, Staff in action

Warwick Skills Portfolio Award: Tried and Tested

First year law student Aidan Chan has become the first law student to successfully complete the Warwick Skills Portfolio Award (WSPA) this year. The WSPA scheme helps students to develop skills valued by employers but also useful more broadly for students in their personal lives whilst studying at Warwick.

Fri 29 Jan 2021, 10:00 | Tags: Award, undergraduate, Student Achievement

Warwick Law School Top Performers

Our 2019/20 postgraduate students graduate in absentia this week. Each year, we recognise the students who achieved the best overall performance in their class. Congratulations to both our prize winners and the rest of the graduating class.

Wed 20 Jan 2021, 14:00 | Tags: postgraduate, Student Achievement, PG News

Lacuna Writing Competition 2020/21

We are very excited to announce the winners of the 2020/21 Lacuna Writing Competition. We were impressed by the number and standard of the submissions. Each submission is worthy of praise and the competition has shown a real talent for storytelling in the Law School which is fantastic to see.

Fri 15 Jan 2021, 13:28 | Tags: Award, Student Achievement, Lacuna

Warwick Law student awarded Freshfields Stephen Lawrence Scholarship

Second year Warwick law student Joshua Siriboe has been awarded the 2020 Freshfields Stephen Lawrence Scholarship. The Scheme was devised to address the disproportionate under-representation of black men from less privileged backgrounds in large commercial law firms and the City of London.

Thu 14 Jan 2021, 14:15 | Tags: Award, undergraduate, Student Achievement, Funding, Feature

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