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Law students organize 100-mile spirit run to support dean’s ultra marathon for 100/100 initiative

After months of training, Robert Adler, dean of the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will hit the trail on April 8 in southern Utah to run a 100-mile ultra marathon in support of law school education. On Thursday, law students and other members of the University of Utah community will send-off Adler with a 100-mile […]

Dean Adler’s 100-100 Training Blog # 5

  Moab Red Hot 55K (Plus important thanks to some of my team, and a teaser) This is the fifth (and next to last) in a series of occasional training blogs recording my training progress toward my goal of completing the Zion 100 on April 8-9, 2016, in support of the College of Law’s 100-100 […]

Dean Adler interviewed by Oklahoma Legal Group on state of legal education

February 22, 2016 – S.J. Quinney College of Law Dean Bob Adler was interviewed by the Oklahoma Legal Group, a firm of defense attorneys in Oklahoma City. Adler commented on several topics including the state of legal education, and challenges and opportunities facing students. Which areas of the law do you think will experience the biggest […]

Meet the 60-Year-Old Professor Running 100 Miles to Help Law-School Grads

S.J. Quinney College of Law Dean Bob Adler was featured in the February 2016 issue of Trail Runner magazine. The story, titled “Meet the 60-Year-Old Professor Running 100 Miles to Help Law-School Grads,” discusses Adler’s running career and the 100-100 Initiative. Bob Adler, the dean of the University of Utah law school, has been a trail […]

Dean Adler’s 100-100 Training Blog # 4

December 21 – 27, 2015 – Mt. Kilimanjaro Trek  This is the fourth in a series of occasional training blogs recording my major training progress toward my goal of completing the Zion 100 on April 8-9, 2016, in support of the College of Law’s 100-100 initiative. The first blog recorded a Mt. Timpanogos Run on […]

Dean Adler’s 100-100 Training Blog # 3

November 14, 2015 – Antelope Island Fall 50K This is the third in a series of occasional training blogs recording my major training runs showing progress toward my goal of completing the Zion 100 on April 8-9, 2016, in support of the College of Law’s 100-100 initiative. The first blog recorded a Mt. Timpanogos Run […]

Dean Adler’s 100-100 Training Blog # 2

October 25, 2015 – Ninth Annual Trans-Wasatch run This is the second in a series of occasional training blogs recording my major training runs showing progress toward my goal of completing the Zion 100 on April 8-9, 2016, in support of the College of Law’s 100-100 initiative. The first blog recorded a Mt. Timpanogos Run […]

Dean Adler Quoted in U.S. News About 100-100 Initiative

Dean Adler was quoted in the October 20, 2015 edition of U.S. News and World Report in a story titled, “Understand What Law School Bar Passage Rates Mean for Applicants.” “This is what our students deserve,” says Bob Adler, the school’s dean. The bar passage rate for first-time test-takers at Quinney was 91 percent in […]

College of Law Faculty Score Three of the Top Six Environmental Law Articles for 2014

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Dean Bob Adler, Professor Robin Craig, and former Visiting Assistant Professor Sanne Knudsen scored three of the top six slots in the annual Land Use and Environmental Law Review for the period covered by the forthcoming 2015-16 volume. A panel of environmental law faculty from across the […]

College of Law to Host Annual Alumni Dinner May 14 at Rice-Eccles Stadium

On Thursday, May 14, the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will host its annual Alumni Dinner at Rice-Eccles Stadium on the University of Utah campus.   The college will present awards to three alumni and one honorary alumnus. “The alumni dinner is always an enjoyable opportunity for our graduates to catch up with […]