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Solberg and Belliston win 2022 Internal Moot Court Competition

Categories: Students

The final argument of the competition took place on Tuesday, November 15 at the UND Gorecki Alumni Center with second-year law students, Erica Solberg and Sarah Belliston representing the respondent and fellow second-year law students, Grant Ellenson and Theodore Ramage, representing the petitioner. Solberg and Belliston were named champions of the 2022 Internal Moot Court […]

2022 UND Law Internal Moot Court Competition

Categories: Alumni, Public, Students

The three-day competition, a longstanding tradition, provides an opportunity for second and third-year students to gain experience in both legal writing and oral advocacy as well as working with a partner. Each team will compete in two Preliminary rounds, followed by a quarterfinal and semifinal. The majority of judges for the preliminary rounds are UND […]

UND Law students Raymond Johnson, Jackson Elmquist, and Edi Planincic gave a presentation during the 2022 North Dakota LGBTQ+ Summit

Categories: Students

The presentation focused on the LGBTQ+ Student Self-Advocacy Toolkit they developed for students experiencing discriminatory or bullying behavior in school. The students are joined in the photograph by law students Melissa McCabe and Lindsey Pouliot, as well as Professors Jennifer Cook and Julia Ernst, who also attended the conference in Mandan in October.

North Dakota Supreme Court chooses UND Law students for 2023-2024 clerkships

Categories: Public, Students

The North Dakota Supreme Court is pleased to announce the following individuals who have been selected to serve a one-year clerkship with the North Dakota Supreme Court for the 2023-2024 term beginning August 1, 2023. Orrin Burch of Mandan, North Dakota, received a B.A. in History and Philosophy from the University of Mary. Mr. Burch […]

UND School of Law welcomes Class of 2025

Categories: Public, Students

Eighty-six first-year law students, members of the UND School of Law Class of 2025, begin their legal education this week. Their journey began with a Convocation ceremony held Sunday evening at the Chester Fritz Auditorium with their family and friends in attendance. Eric Link, UND provost and vice president for academic affairs, and Brian Pappas, […]

UND celebrates Helen Hamilton Day

Categories: Students

NEWS PROVIDED BY State of North Dakota Courts April 20, 2022, 16:55 GMT SHARE THIS ARTICLE On April 8, the Law Women’s Caucus welcomed judges, attorneys and others to the UND School of Law for the annual Helen Hamilton Day conference. Pictured are the LWC outgoing and incoming executive boards. The theme of the event […]

Brooke Bergeron ’23, receives Brink Lawyers UND School of Law Scholarship

Categories: Students

Bergeron named spring law scholarship winner Brink Lawyers PA recently announced that Brooke Bergeron of Crookston is the winner of the Spring 2022 Brink Lawyers University of North Dakota Law Scholarship. Bergeron is a second-year law student at the UND School of Law and currently serves as President of the Rural Practice Association, Treasurer of […]

North Dakota Law Review Issue 96:3 now available online

Categories: Public, Students

The latest issue of the North Dakota Law Review (96:3) is now available online. The issue features transcripts from select speakers at the 2021 North Dakota Law Review Energy Law Symposium. Also included are articles, case comments, and notes from student authors Alex Wegner, Krista Christopherson, Noelle Berkelman, and Samantha Schmidt. Read the issue here: […]

GF Herald: UND School of Law receives Tribal Justice Institute grant

Categories: Public, Students

Grand Forks Herald: UND School of Law receives Tribal Justice Institute grant  Written By: Adam Kurtz | 3:03 pm, Nov. 10, 2021 The funding award was announced by the office of Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., on Wednesday, Nov. 10. The funds will be used by the Tribal Justice Institute at the law school, to “provide technical assistance and […] Lystad the latest DC alum to edit UND Law Review

Categories: Alumni, Students

By Staff | on October 26, 2021 By Brad Nygaard FacebookTwitterEmailMessengerCopy LinkSMSShare It’s an honor, it’s also a lot of work, and for three Divide County graduates, something they all have in common, despite graduating in different years. Being named editor in chief of the Law Review at the University of North Dakota (UND). That distinction goes to […]