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Executive Orders

November 25, 2014 by


Interest in executive orders has risen over the past few weeks in light of President Obama’s move to use an executive order to grant around 5 million undocumented immigrants relief from deportation (CNN). Black’s Law Dictionary defines an executive order as “An order issued by or on behalf of the President, intended to direct or […]

Thanksgiving Week Hours

November 20, 2014 by


The library will have shortened hours during the week of Thanksgiving break. They will be: Monday & Tuesday, Nov. 24 & 25 – 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26 – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday – Saturday, Nov. 27 – 29 – Closed Sunday, Nov. 30 – 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. […]

True Privacy? Touch ID & Biometric Fingerprint Readers

November 17, 2014 by


By Darius Wood Biometric Fingerprint readers like those found on the new iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S5 have become major selling point in terms of protecting privacy, but they may be providing a false sense of security. It has already been show that these fingerprint readers are imperfect and are capable of being hacked. […]

Pleasure Reading?

November 13, 2014 by


by Meghan Starr If you’re thinking about what to do over the break, have you considered reading? No, seriously.  Think about finding and reading a book FOR FUN! In this month’s ABA Journal, Bryan A. Garner talks about a common problem for lawyers (and law students) – losing the ability to enjoy a good book.  […]

Bar Prep Notary Public – UPDATED

November 10, 2014 by


Attention 3Ls! The Georgia Office of Bar Admissions no longer requires your paperwork to be notarized — so rather than offer you free notaries as we’d originally planned, we’ll be offering free coffee instead. Stop by the Conference Room during the following times for a free jolt of caffeine. Where: Library Conference Room (Room 101) […]

Getting Ready for Thanksgiving: Law School Style

November 7, 2014 by


by Murtaza Khwaja Woohoo! So you’ve pretty much gotten done with another (or, for 1Ls, your first) semester of law school! Now just for acing those final exams. Before you get there though, here are some tips for making the most of your time and for enjoying a delicious and (relatively) nutritious Thanksgiving dinner! First, […]

On Your Radar

October 30, 2014 by


By Nirvi Shah Here are a few suggestions of some of the things that should be on your radar as exams and winter break draw near. For the scared 1Ls: Yes, your first exam period in law school is intimidating. Fortunately, everyone else in your class feels exactly the same way.   Here are my personal […]


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