NYU Law Student Wins Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Writing Competition with Article on CERCLAThe Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) at Vermont Law School today announced Luis Inaraja Vera of New York University School of Law the winner of its second annual White River Environmental Law Writing Competition.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-02-04T05:00:00Z381
Vermont Law School Presents ‘The Vagina Monologues’ Feb. 12 to Benefit Safeline VTVermont Law School students, faculty and staff will perform “The Vagina Monologues” to benefit Safeline Vermont, a regional organization that serves victims of domestic and sexual violence, from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, in Chase Community Center at VLS. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-02-02T05:00:00Z380
Vermont Law Review Looks at Racial Disparity in Wealth ​ Editors publish Vol. 40 Book 1; launch new website​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-02-01T05:00:00Z379
Analysis: The Economic and Institutional Foundations of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change: The Political Economy of Roadmaps to a Sustainable Electricity Future​100-percent renewables pathway can decarbonize global economy and advance global economic development ​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-27T05:00:00Z370
Center for Legal Innovation Preps for LegalTech New York​The Center for Legal Innovation (CLI) at Vermont Law School will attend LegalTech New York, Feb. 2-4, marking the sixth year that VLS faculty and students will represent at the largest annual legal technology event in the nation.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-26T05:00:00Z369
Vermont Report: Blockchain Reliable for Record AuthenticationA Vermont report on possible blockchain legislation, completed Jan. 15 and released to the public Wednesday, explains the benefits and challenges associated with using the technology for state recordkeeping.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-21T05:00:00Z363
Thomas Powers Presents “American Secret Intelligence—Do We Know What We’re Doing?” Feb. 3 at Vermont Law SchoolGP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-15T05:00:00Z359
Junius Williams Presents 'Dr. King as I Knew Him' Jan. 19 at Vermont Law School​Nationally recognized attorney and educator Junius Williams will lead a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Vermont Law School with his keynote address, "Dr. King as I Knew Him." GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-11T05:00:00Z355<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Seeks Applicants for 2016 Summer Media FellowshipsVermont Law School, the nation’s premier environmental law school, seeks applications from qualified environmental journalists for its 2016 Summer Media Fellowships. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-08T05:00:00Z353
Vermont Law School, CLEO Partner on Pilot Program to Increase Diversity in Legal Education​Vermont Law School is one of four schools in the nation to partner with the Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) on a pilot program to enhance diversity in legal education by increasing opportunities for underrepresented minority, low-income, and historically disadvantaged students.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2016-01-05T05:00:00Z349
COP21: Will a Paris Agreement [Decrease] [Solve] [Do Nothing On] Climate Change?​​​​If all politics are local, but greenhouse gases find their way into the atmosphere's international space, how can the global community act collectively on climate change?GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-12-08T05:00:00Z309
Clean Power Plan, Michigan v. EPA, Chesapeake Bay TMDL Make '2016 Vermont Law Top 10 Environmental Watch List'Environmental faculty and student editors of the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) today announced publication of their annual "Vermont Law Top 10 Environmental Watch List," highlighting critical law and policy issues they believe will intensify in 2016. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-12-08T05:00:00Z310
Vermont Law School Launches New Economy Law CenterScholars and environmentalists at Vermont Law School recently launched a New Economy Law Center to explore the role of law and policy change in transitioning to a new economy.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-11-20T05:00:00Z308
Vermont Law School Delegation Prepares for COP21 in Paris​A Vermont Law School student delegation will attend the annual United Nations climate change conference, the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21), Nov. 30-Dec.11 in Paris, France.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-11-18T05:00:00Z307
Marriage Equality, Religious Liberties Talk Nov. 9 at Vermont Law School​Willamette University Professor Steven Green will discuss the "The Manufactured Conflict between Marriage Equality and Religious Freedom" from 12:45 to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, in Room 007, Oakes Hall, at Vermont Law School. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-30T04:00:00Z299
Environmental Law Society Presents 'Mountainfilm on Tour' Nov. 5 at Vermont Law SchoolThe Environmental Law Society at Vermont Law School will host "Mountainfilm on Tour," a movie night designed to educate and motivate audiences about global issues, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, in Chase Community Center on the VLS campus.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-28T04:00:00Z298
Former Vermont Gov. Douglas and Former White House Chief of Staff, N.H. Gov. Sununu at Vermont Law School Nov. 2Former Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas and John Sununu, former New Hampshire governor and White House chief of staff, will discuss their recent books, time in office, and current political climate during "Governors Night Out" from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, in the Chase Community Center at Vermont Law School.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-19T04:00:00Z291
SPEAK and Emerge Vermont Present 'Ready to Run' with Former Gov. Madeleine Kunin Oct. 29 at Vermont Law SchoolEmerge Vermont and SPEAK, a Vermont Law School student group committed to promoting public speaking, debate and advocacy, will welcome former Gov. Madeleine Kunin and other women in politics for "Ready to Run," a panel encouraging women to seek public office, at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, in Chase Community Center at VLS. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-15T04:00:00Z290<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
USDA Increases Grant Funding to Nearly $1.5 Million for Innovative National Food Policy and Law Projects at Vermont Law School​VLS Center for Agriculture and Food Systems partners with Public Health Law Center, Rudd Center on state, local food policy innovations​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-05T04:00:00Z289
First-Ever ‘Legithon’ at Vermont State House Nov. 13-15​​General Assembly, Vermont Law School, Gruter Institute, Kauffman Foundation present hands-on weekend for legal innovation in support of economic development ​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-10-01T04:00:00Z288
Water Quality Focus of Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Symposium Oct. 23 at VLS​Environmental law experts look at impact of TMDL regs on Chesapeake Bay, Gulf of Mexico, Lake Champlain​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-28T04:00:00Z287<img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Berkeley’s Holly Doremus 2015 Honorary Speaker at Vermont Law School Colloquium on Environmental ScholarshipThe Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School will welcome Holly Doremus, a leading scholar and teacher in the areas of environmental law, natural resources law, and law and science, as the honorary speaker at the sixth annual Colloquium on Environmental Scholarship, Saturday, Oct. 3, at VLS.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-25T04:00:00Z286
Vermont Law School Partners with Yunnan University School of Law in China A delegation from Yunnan University School of Law in China visited Vermont Law School today, signing an agreement with VLS to collaborate on programs that will expand educational opportunities for students from both schools and promote exchange between faculty members.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-17T04:00:00Z285<img alt="" height="960" src="" width="1440" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
500-KW Solar Project Under Way to Meet Over Half of Vermont Law School’s Electric Energy NeedsA 500-kilowatt solar photovoltaic project under construction on Gee Hill Road in South Royalton will meet over half of Vermont Law School’s current electric energy requirement while reducing its carbon footprint, President and Dean Marc Mihaly announced today. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-15T04:00:00Z284
Center for Agriculture and Food Systems Launches National Gleaning Project WebsiteThe Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School recently launched a new website,, to document the work of the National Gleaning Project and serve as a guide for individuals and organizations involved in agricultural gleaning and food recovery across the country. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-09-03T04:00:00Z280