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Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Break from Admissions; Let’s Talk Career

Everything is status quo in the office right now. We are all busy reviewing files, meeting with applicants and admitted students, and making our final preparations for Admitted Student Visiting Day in March. With that in mind, let’s depart from the usual substance of this blog and turn to careers. Naturally, this is a topic […]

Wynterfest at VLS

The winter weather in New England has been all over the news – temps well below O, feet of snow, etc.  So, at the law school this week, we are celebrating Wynterfest!  Student and Faculty teams participate in events and points are tallied. Monday: Spelling Bee & Win, Lose or Draw Tuesday: Snowball Throwing Contest […]

An example of our student experiences at VLS

If you have ever wondered what a student actually “does” in the legal clinc, here is a great example.  The student’s faculty supervisor sent out this e-mail to the campus this afternoon.  (I deleted the student’s name to preserve confidentiality.) VLS was celebrating MLK Day ( and it looked like a great program) and fretting on the […]

Our Winter Wonderland

As much of the nation seems to have experienced some severe weather over these past few weeks, Vermont is no exception. We have closed early twice and opened late, which is almost unheard of. Of course, it doesn’t count for us in Admissions as we can read files from home if need be! I prefer […]

Congratulations to our Environmental Clinicians

The ENRLC wishes a hearty congratulations to faculty Pat Parenteau and Jack Tuholske and the student clinicians.  Because of their hard work, their client the Northern Plains Resource Council — a non-profit group of Montana ranchers, hunters, fishermen, and other citizens devoted to protecting the land and water that sustains their way of life from […]

Release of VLS Top 10 Environmental Watch List 2011

If you have been following the VLS press, you may have noticed an increasing buzz surrounding the release of our Top 10 Environmental Watch List.  This Watch List is comprised of the nation’s most critical environmental law and policy issues of 2010 and how they may play out in 2011. To find out more, watch […]