Vermont Law School

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.

Environmental Law Clinic Seeks Fellow to Help Communities Address Toxic Pollution

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb. 9, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 9, 2017––The Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC) at Vermont Law School today announced a new two-year Toxics Fellowship to provide legal assistance to communities facing toxic […]

David Mears: Investing in clean water

In the Vermont tradition of straight talk and with a can-do attitude, Treasurer Beth Pearce has both laid out the cost of cleaning up state waters and offered a way to pay for it.

VLS Students Present ‘The Vagina Monologues’ for V-Day

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb. 7, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 7, 2017––Vermont Law School students will host a V-Day event with playwright Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, in Chase Community Center at […]

Patrick Parenteau: Battle not over for Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines

A close reading raises some sticky legal and economic issues that will have to be resolved before the oil starts flowing.

BLSA Presents ‘Our Voice’ Events for Black History Month at Vermont Law School

News Release — Vermont Law School Feb. 1, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Feb. 1, 2017––The Black Law Students Association (BLSA) at Vermont Law School will present “Sauti Yetu”—Swahili for “Our Voice”—a series of events to celebrate Black History Month. Free and […]

LCBP and Vermont Law School to Host Lake Champlain Briefing for Vermont Legislature and Scott Administration Staff

News Release — Vermont Law School, Lake Champlain Basin Program January 27, 2017 Contact: Eric Howe, LCBP Program Director (802) 372-3213 David Mears, Vice Dean, Vermont Law School (802) 831-1136 LCBP and Vermont Law School to host Lake Champlain briefing for Vermont legislature and Scott administration staff on Feb. 2, 2017 Grand Isle, VT – […]

VLS Invites Public to Discuss ‘The First Amendment and the New Administration’

News Release — Vermont Law School Jan. 27, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Jan. 27, 2017––The Federalist Society at Vermont Law School and the VLS SPEAK Chapter will present “The First Amendment and the New Administration,” a forum for debate, from 12:45 […]

Vermont Law Review Looks at World Cup Bidding, Food as Human Right, and More in Latest Editions

News Release — Vermont Law School Jan. 18, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Jan. 18, 2017––Editors of Vermont Law Review at Vermont Law School today announced publication of their most recent editions, Vol. 41 Books 1 and 2, with articles ranging in […]

EPA, VLS Sign 5-Year Agreement to Promote Environmental Education, Equal Opportunity

News Release — Vermont Law School Jan. 11, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 11, 2017––United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy and Vermont Law School President and Dean Marc Mihaly today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), agreeing to work […]

Environmental Justice Leader Quentin Pair Leads Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Vermont Law School

News Release — Vermont Law School Jan. 11, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Jan. 11, 2017––Retired United States Department of Justice (DOJ) attorney Quentin C. Pair will lead a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Vermont Law School with a discussion […]