Vermont Law School

Madeleine Kunin Gives Keynote at Vermont Honduras Partners Conference April 7

News Release — Vermont Law School March 20, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 20, 2017––Former Vermont Gov. Madeleine Kunin will deliver the keynote address during a Vermont Honduras Partners Conference on Friday, April 7, in Chase Community Center at Vermont Law […]

VLS Presents ‘Captive Wildlife and the Law’ March 30

News Release — Vermont Law School March 15, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 15, 2017––The Animal Law Society at Vermont Law School will present “Captive Wildlife and the Law,” a series of lectures and panel discussions, from 1 to 5 p.m. […]

U.S. News Ranks Vermont Law School No. 1 in Environmental Law

News Release — Vermont Law School March 14, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 14, 2017––U.S. News & World Report today released its rankings for the Best Law Schools for 2018, recognizing Vermont Law School as No. 1 in the nation for […]

Researchers at Vermont Law School, Harvard Call for U.S. National Food Strategy

News Release — Vermont Law School March 13, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 13, 2017––The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School and the Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC) today announced the release […]

‘Pig Tales,’ ‘Tomatoland’ Author Barry Estabrook Discusses Agriculture and Social Justice at VLS

News Release — Vermont Law School March 8, 2017 Contact: ‘Pig Tales,’ ‘Tomatoland’ Author Barry Estabrook Discusses Agriculture and Social Justice March 28 at VLS Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 8, 2017––Three-time James Beard Award-winning journalist Barry Estabrook will discuss the agriculture […]

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Examines Teaching Climate Change Law Through Service Learning

News Release — Vermont Law School March 9, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 9, 2017––In their most recent publication, Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) editors at Vermont Law School continue a series on “Innovating the Environmental Law Classroom” with articles […]

Vermont Supreme Court debuts live-stream

The state Supreme Court will test the idea during its annual session at Vermont Law School, a move that could set the stage for regular live-streaming.

Chinese Delegation Examines Ecology of Lake Champlain with VLS, UVM

News Release — Vermont Law School March 2, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., March 2, 2017––Scholars and government officials from China will examine legal and scientific issues related to watershed ecological damage and compensation, using Lake Champlain as a model, during a […]

VLS Energy Clinic Expands Community Solar Focus with $195,000 in Support from USDA, Jane’s Trust Foundation

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb. 23, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 23, 2017––The Energy Clinic at Vermont Law School continues to expand its community solar work thanks to a recent United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) cooperative agreement with […]

Vermont Supreme Court Hears Cases at VLS March 8

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb.27, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 27, 2017––The Vermont Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in six cases during the high court’s annual session at Vermont Law School on Wednesday, March 8, in Oakes Hall […]

VLS Solutions Conference Looks at Environmental Justice

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb. 24, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 24, 2017––Nationally recognized leaders in the environmental justice movement will join activists, scholars and lawyers for Vermont Law School’s annual Solutions Conference from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. […]

Earthjustice, Vermont Law School Partner on Community Environmental Justice Cases

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb. 16, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 16, 2017––Earthjustice, the nation’s original and largest nonprofit environmental law organization, and the pro bono Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC) at Vermont Law School are partnering […]

Vermont Law School Seeks Environmental Journalists for 2017 Summer Media Fellowships

News Release — Vermont Law School Jan. 13, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Jan. 13, 2017––Vermont Law School, home to the nation’s top-ranked environmental law program, seeks applications from qualified environmental journalists for its 2017 Summer Media Fellowships. As fellows, selected journalists […]

California environmental lawyer to head Vermont Law School

Thomas J.P. McHenry is “a nationally regarded attorney with the skills, experience and relationships” to help the school thrive, said a VLS vice dean who had been a finalist.