Alumni spotlight: Paul and Ann Boyden

College of Law graduates Paul Boyden (Class of 1975) and Ann Boyden (Class of 1987) have each made their mark in the legal world, navigating law practices, community service, and a judgeship while raising a family.  They shared their law school experiences in their own words in an interview with alumni relations director Lori Nelson […]

Alumna Marina Peña attends SB32 ceremonial signing for her work in the public policy clinic

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law alumna Marina Peña, whose work in the public policy clinic was instrumental in the passing of the SB32 bill, attended the ceremonial signing of the bill into law earlier this month. The law grants juveniles additional rights in delinquency cases. Peña graduated in 2018. The report submitted […]

College of Law alumni and students among those honored by Utah State Bar at Law Day awards

*Reprinted with permission from the Utah State Bar. Students, teachers, legal professionals and citizens from around the Wasatch Front gathered to celebrate Law Day in downtown Salt Lake City on May 1. The theme for the annual  event was “Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society.” Several S.J. Quinney College of Law alumni —and one current […]

Class Action: Alumni making news, April 2019

Deborah Dugan (’84) selected as new president and CEO of the Recording Academy Deborah Dugan is (RED)’s CEO, the AIDS organization founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver to engage the world’s most iconic brands in the AIDS fight. (RED) partners include Apple, Beats by Dre, The Coca-Cola Company, Starbucks, Bank of America, Salesforce and Latin […]

S.J. Quinney College of Law partners with Imagine More U Giving Day

The University of Utah is excited to announce its first-ever Imagine More U Giving Day, a 36-hour effort in support of students, programs, and initiatives campus-wide on May 21st-May 22nd. U Giving Day will be a unique opportunity for the University of Utah community – including alumni, friends, students, faculty, and staff – to advance […]

Class Action: Alumni making news, March 2019

eXp World Holdings Hires James Bramble (’97) as General Counsel Bramble will oversee the company’s legal affairs, including corporate governance, litigation and compliance matters, and be a key leader on the international expansion team. He brings more than 20 years of legal experience at publicly traded USANA Health Sciences, one of the largest direct-selling nutrition, […]

High school students experience law school for a day through Passageways program

The lesson for the day for more than 100 high school students visiting the S.J. Quinney College of Law was relatable to many teens in the audience: A 13-year-old junior high student wore a black armband to school to protest violence and her school board passed a ban on the practice to stop her, suspending […]

Scholarships – The Gift of Education

An important way to contribute to student success and strong programs The S.J. Quinney College of Law continues to be named a top-ranked law school. Scholarships play an important role in that success by keeping the College of Law competitive through recruiting highly sought-after law students, keeping student debt burdens among the lowest in the […]

Class Action: Alumni making news, February 2019

President Scott Wyatt (’90) named Cedar City man of the year Scott L Wyatt is Southern Utah University’s 16th president. Prior to his appointment as president of Southern Utah University,Wyatt served as president of Snow College, in Ephraim, Utah, served as a member of the Utah House of Representatives, was a partner in the Logan, […]

Alumna Cristina Ortega to deliver 2019 commencement address

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law alumna and veteran prosecutor Cristina Ortega will be the featured speaker at the 2019 graduation ceremony for law students on May 10. Eighty-five members of the Class of 2019 are expected to graduate at Kingsbury Hall. Seventy-five spring graduates will join 10 law students who graduated in […]