Lawyer 2B: Those studying the @WashULaw programme are in locations as diverse as Brazil, China, India, Japan, Mexico and Pakistan. All are established lawyers wanting to educate themselves in US law to better practise in a globalised legal market.
University of Southern California: USC administrators Marilyn L. Flynn and Karen Symms Gallagher received the first Provost’s Prize for Innovation in Educational Practice at the Academic Honors Convocation on April 23.
Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri, has begun offering a ground-breaking course in Legal English to help international legal practitioners develop the skills needed to conduct law-related business matters. The law school is the first top-tier U.S. law school to offer such a course in an online format, allowing legal practitioners to develop related skills without having to travel to the United States for an extended stay.
2U Inc., a leader in delivering rigorous, selective graduate and undergraduate degree and credit conferring programs online in partnership with top-tier universities, has won the “Partnerships” category in the inaugural Return on Education (ROE) Innovation Awards at the ASU/GVS Education Innovation Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Washington Post Express: Local graduate schools have a message for potential students: When it comes to distance learning, a tailored program with a small student-to-faculty ratio offers the best education.