Monthly Archives: December 2016

Memorial plaque for Kent Law Clinic founding Director Adrian Taylor

A plaque honouring the memory of Kent Law Clinic founding Director Adrian Taylor has been unveiled in the Wigoder Law Building. Adrian Taylor, a lecturer in law at Kent from 1967 to 1977, was the foremost pioneer of clinical legal … Continue reading

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Marbach scholarship awarded to Dr Simone Glanert

Kent Law School Senior Lecturer Dr Simone Glanert has been awarded a full Marbach scholarship to spend one month undertaking research for her book on Gadamer and Foreign Law at the German Literature Archive Marbach. The award has been made by … Continue reading

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Law student establishes mentoring scheme for pupils at former school

In a bid to help break down socio-economic barriers to a legal career, final-year Kent law student Jessica Luu has established a mentoring scheme for sixth form pupils at her former secondary school in London. Jessica said: ‘When I had chosen … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Law in Times of Crisis

A call for papers has been issued by Kent Critical Law Society (KCLS) in advance of its annual Critical Law Conference on 18/19 March 2017: ‘Law in Times of Crisis.’ Papers are welcomed from academic staff, undergraduate students and postgraduate … Continue reading

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CeCIL Speaker Night: International Law and the Making of Palestine

Islamic Law expert Dr John Strawson from the University of East London spoke about ‘International Law and the Making of Palestine’ for this year’s fourth ‘Speaker Night’ organized by Kent’s Centre for Critical International Law (CeCIL). The event, hosted on … Continue reading

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Applications now open for postgraduate research studentships

Applications are now open for full time studentships, fee waivers and bursaries for postgraduate research programmes beginning at Kent Law School’s Canterbury campus in 2017. With more than 60 postgraduate research students, Kent Law School offers a pluralistic and intellectual … Continue reading

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Study day in Paris in honour of Professor Geoffrey Samuel

A study day in honour of Kent Law School Professor Geoffrey Samuel and his work on ‘Comparative Legal Reasoning’ will be hosted in Paris on Saturday. Hosted by the Kent Centre for European and Comparative Law (Kent CECL) the event … Continue reading

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