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Yale Names Heather Gerken as First Woman Law Dean

By Karen Sloan |

University officials announced Tuesday that Yale Law professor Heather Gerken, 48, will assume the deanship on July 1, replacing outgoing dean Robert Post.

Charlotte Law Prof Starts Food Bank For School's Students

By Karen Sloan |

A professor at the struggling Charlotte School of Law has started a makeshift food pantry in the school’s commons to help students whose federal loans have been revoked by the U.S. Department of Education amid concerns over the school’s educational quality.