NAACP Houston Branch Presents Award to South Texas College of Law/Houston
The NAACP Houston Branch has given South Texas College of Law/Houston an award for its “generous support” of the local organization. The beautiful award plaque also was given to the law school for its efforts in hosting and sponsoring a reception in conjunction with the NAACP’s National Convention in 2012, which was held in Houston at the George R. Brown Convention Center, said alumnus Goodwille Pierre ’00.
Gov. Abbott Appoints South Texas Alumna Debra Ibarra Mayfield to Judicial Post
Judge Debra Ibarra Mayfield, a 1999 graduate of South Texas College of Law/Houston, has been appointed by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to serve as judge of the 165th Judicial District Court in Harris County.
South Texas College of Law Receives Grant to Open New Immigration Clinic
To provide quality and affordable legal assistance to the under-served immigrant community, South Texas College of Law/Houston is establishing a new immigration clinic that will be funded in part by a grant of nearly $200,000 from the Houston Endowment.
South Texas' Oil & Gas Law Insitute Named in Memory of Late Professor Harry L. Reed
South Texas College of Law/Houston has named its new Oil & Gas Law Institute in memory of Harry L. Reed, a legendary professor and general counsel who served the school with distinction and dedication for more than six decades.
South Texas Trial Advocacy Program Ranked in Top 10 by U.S. News & World Report
South Texas College of Law/Houston’s award-winning Trial Advocacy Program has been ranked in the Top 10 once again by U.S. News & World Report in its annual survey of law schools. South Texas is one of only three schools in the nation whose Trial Advocacy Program has been ranked in the magazine’s Top 10 every year since the specialty rankings began in 1995.
Memorial Service for STCL Dean Emeritus and Professor William L. Wilks
South Texas College of Law Dean Emeritus and Professor William "Bill" L. Wilks passed away on February 24. A memorial service will be held March 20 at 3 p.m. at the Emerson Unitarian Universalist Church, located at 1900 Bering Drive in Houston.
South Texas College of Law/Houston hosts the inaugural Energy Law Negotiation Competition
South Texas College of Law (through the Frank Evans Center for Conflict Resolution and the new Oil and Gas Law Institute) hosted the inaugural Energy Law Negotiation Competition on Saturday, February 21, 2015.
South Texas College of Law Offers Free Tax Return Assistance
South Texas College of Law/Houston is offering its annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program, which provides free tax return preparation and electronic filing to low- and moderate-income individuals and families.
Randy R. Howry ‘85 nominated as a Candidate for President-Elect of the State Bar of Texas
Randy R. Howry ‘85, has been nominated as a Candidate for President-Elect of the State Bar of Texas.
Building on a Proud Record of Excellence – President and Dean Donald J. Guter
As we approach the end of 2014 and this holiday season, I want give thanks to our dedicated South Texas College of Law/Houston community.
Why I Give: Nick Lanza '89
Nick Lanza '89 shares the many reasons he is committed to supporting South Texas in its mission of excellence in legal education.
Win 118 for South Texas Advocacy Program!
South Texas team coached by Joe Gonyea '07 wins the National Civil Rights Trial Competition.
South Texas Wins First Place at Abrams National Mediator Competition
South Texas student wins mediation competition.
South Texas Advocates Claim 117th National Championship
South Texas students win the Burton Wechsler First Amendment Moot Court Competition.
South Texas Launches Oil & Gas Law Institute
South Texas College of Law/Houston is pleased to announce the formation of the Oil& Gas Law Institute. The Institute seeks to be responsive to the practical needs of law firms and energy companies, and aims to give students the opportunity to acquire the analytical and practice skills necessary to make immediate contributions to the oil and gas industry.