On Thursday, May 31, Dean Adam Dodek was presented with the 2018 Canadian Association of Law Teachers (CALT) Prize for Academic Excellence. The award honours exceptional contributions to research and law teaching by a Canadian law teacher in mid-career. Dean Dodek is one of two winners of this award for 2018, sharing the honour with Professor Joanna Harrington of the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Law.
Faculty of Law Professor Craig Forcese has published a new book detailing the raid and sinking of the steamship Caroline in 1837, and its broader implications for international law and the use of force.
The Graduate Students in Law Association (GSLEDD) hosted its 7th annual graduate student conference on May 11-12, 2017. Under the moniker “Law at the Tipping Point: Conflicts, Challenges and Changes,” the conference brought together graduate students from across Canada to examine pressing legal issues across a variety of fields.