Brexit Briefing May - July 2018 14 August 2018 Academics from the University of Bristol Law School continue to share knowledge, debate and listen to opinion at a national, regional and local level.
- Student Q&A with Oluwaseun Matiluko: The power to create change 14 August 2018 Oluwaseun Matiluko, third year Law student and member of the FACE (Forever Africa Conference and Events) 2018 Organising Committee, spoke to us about her decision to study Law at Bristol, the importance of having space to grow and developing a more global outlook in her career from time volunteering in Nigeria.
- Brexit Briefing May - July 2018 14 August 2018 Academics from the University of Bristol Law School continue to share knowledge, debate and listen to opinion at a national, regional and local level.
- HRIC delivers training on torture prevention at workshop in Uzbekistan 13 August 2018 Between 6 and 9 August 2018 Debra Long, Research Fellow at the Human Rights Implementation Centre, delivered training in Uzbekistan, on the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture (OPCAT), a treaty aimed at the prevention of torture and other ill-treatment.
- Times Higher Education Article: Dr Katie Bales discusses right to study for refugees 9 August 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) recently published an article describing the risks posed to both asylum seekers and universities by new right-to-study rules, co-written by the Law School's Dr Katie Bales and Professor of migration, mobilities and citizenship Bridget Anderson.
- Professor Bibbings talks to BBC World Service about WW1 Conscientious Objection 6 August 2018 On Friday, Professor Lois Bibbings was interviewed for the BBC World Service's History Hour as part of a feature on Conscientious Objection. The feature also includes archived interviews with objectors about their feelings and treatment at the time.
- Report by Professor Andrew Charlesworth calls for review of CCTV implementation 1 August 2018 As the use of Automated Facial Recognition (AFR) continues to stir up public debate, the Law School’s Andrew Charlesworth has called for an independent review of how the UK implements CCTV analytics technology – and believes it’s the only way forward if such technology is to be used legitimately to tackle crime and terrorism without alienating the public.
- NSS 2018: Working to improve the satisfaction of Law Students 1 August 2018 In the latest National Student Survey (NSS), released last Friday, the University of Bristol Law School achieved 83 percent overall satisfaction.
- ESRC Human Rights Law Implementation Project blog: 'Retroactive compliance? An inter-American blunder in the Case of Maldonado Ordóñez vs. Guatemala'. 31 July 2018 As part of the broader research activities of the ESRC Human Rights Law Implementation Project (HRLIP), Paola Limón, Senior Research Officer at the Human Rights Centre, School of Law, University of Essex, has written a blog ‘Retroactive compliance? An inter-American blunder in the Case of Maldonado Ordóñez vs. Guatemala'.
- This year's graduate awards - celebrating excellence 19 July 2018 This week, the Law School congratulated the graduating class of 2018 which saw over 80% of graduates achieving a 2.1 or above in their degree. Over 90% of our Law with Study Abroad students achieved a 2.1 or above which is an excellent achievement.
- Vijay Chandy: Celebrating 14 years of student support 17 July 2018 The Law School’s Student Administration team plays a critical role in ensuring that the student experience is a good one. For 14 years Bristol alumnus, Vijay Chandy, has headed up the team and has seen over 25 graduation ceremonies and over 3,000 students pass through our doors. As he prepares for his last graduation before retiring he discusses his time in Bristol, what can be achieved through hard work and determination – and why it's important to be flexible.