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Period art from the time of the Hartford Convention
December 16, 2014 - On December 15, 2014, UConn Law held a forum commemorating the Hartford Convention.  Professor Mark Janis, its lead organizer, stated that the Hartford Convention was “one of those many instances in our history where we endure the competing pulls of region versus Union in the American political system”. Read More »
Early american painting
December 15, 2014 - Kent Newmyer, Professor of Law and History at the University of Connecticut School of Law, will be co-teaching a history seminar in 2015 at the New York Historical Society. Professor Newmyer has taught a wide range of graduate and undergraduate courses in American history, specializing in the political, constitutional, and legal history of the antebellum period. Read More »
December 8, 2014 - UConn Law invites you to attend a reception with, and presentation by Robert Nelson, Director of the American Bar Foundation. Read More »
Period Art
November 25, 2014 - On December 15, 1814, New England Federalists opened the three-week-long Hartford Convention to discuss secession of New England from the United States. This action followed from the anti-war sentiment against the War of 1812. Come to the Davis '55 Courtroom for a discussion of the secession historically, as well as its implications now. Read More »
November 20, 2014 - Faculty, students, and panelists convened in the William R. Davis ‘55 Courtroom for a discussion on maintaining individual personality in the professional world of law. Read More »