US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to teach students in Malta Summer Program
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will teach during the third session of South Texas College of Law Houston’s study abroad program at the University of Malta’s Valletta campus the week of July 4. The Honorable Justice Ginsburg will provide a retrospective of prominent Supreme Court cases over the past year, conduct a Q&A session, and attend a reception for participating students and faculty in her honor.
An Interview with Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg '86
As a child and even as a collegian, Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg ’86 never imagined she would become the leader of what she calls “the largest public law firm in town.” Two months into her term as DA, Ogg has already shaken things up in Harris County, starting with major updates to the office’s internal and external policies.
Get to know: Jerome Crews
Many students begin the school day with the same two words as they walk through the front doors of South Texas: “Hey, Jerome.” Jerome Crews, security supervisor, is a special part of our community. For the past two decades, he has been the first person to welcome students to campus during orientation and the last to shake their hands as they enter the auditorium for graduation.
Alumni Weekend one month away!
Have you made plans to join us for Alumni Weekend April 7-8 in Houston? We are welcoming all alumni back to campus and honoring the classes of 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012. Now is the time to make plans to reconnect with your classmates and favorite faculty!
Teens in Discover Law program experience a day as a law student
A recent mock law school class, taught by Professor Tobin Sparling for freshman and sophomore students from Houston Gateway Academy, was a part of the Discover Law program presented by the Office of Admissions, the Black Law Student Association (BLSA), and the Hispanic Law Student Association.
Jewish Law Students Association hosts luncheon with Holocaust Survivor
In February, the Jewish Law Students Association collaborated with the STCL Houston Alumni Association to welcome Holocaust survivor, Charles Kurt, father-in-law of Denise Kurt ’88, to speak about his experience fleeing the Nazi invasion of Vienna.