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  • <div class="big-video"> <h3 class="big-video_title"> Welcome to Lewis & Clark Law School </h3> <div class="big-video_image" aria-hidden="true"> <span class="lw_item_thumb"> <a href="/live/profiles/15494-welcome-to-lewis-clark-law-school"> <picture class="lw_image"> <source media="(max-width: 500px)" type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/683/width/500/height/281/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.webp 1x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(max-width: 500px)" type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/683/width/500/height/281/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.jpg 1x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(max-width: 800px)" type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/683/width/800/height/449/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.webp 1x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(max-width: 800px)" type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/683/width/800/height/449/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.jpg 1x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(min-width: 801px)" type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/683/width/980/height/550/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.webp 1x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(min-width: 801px)" type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/683/width/980/height/550/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.jpg 1x" data-origin="responsive"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/683/width/980/height/550/crop/1/src_region/0,0,984,553/90815_Why_the_Law_Matters__Conversation_with_Tung_Yin_1-11_screenshot.rev.1634246452.jpg" alt="Law student outside on campus" data-max-w="984" data-max-h="553" loading="lazy" data-optimized="true"/> </picture> </a> </span> </div> <div class="big-video_iframe" id="video-kO8EHOG0VFI" data-youtube-id="kO8EHOG0VFI"></div> <button class="big-video_play"> <span class="sr-only">play video</span> <i class="fas fa-play" aria-hidden="true"></i> </button> </div>

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  • <article class="featured-story"> <div class="featured-story_image"> <span class="lw_item_thumb"> <a href="/live/news/53689-lewis-clark-law-school-establishes-first"> <picture class="lw_image"> <source media="(max-width: 500px)" type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/683/width/500/height/500/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/683/width/500/height/500/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.webp 3x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(max-width: 500px)" type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/683/width/500/height/500/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/683/width/500/height/500/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.jpg 3x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(min-width: 501px)" type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/683/width/725/height/725/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.webp 2x" data-origin="responsive"/> <source media="(min-width: 501px)" type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/683/width/725/height/725/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.jpg 2x" data-origin="responsive"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/683/width/725/height/725/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.jpg" alt="Jordan Schnitzer and Jennifer Johnson" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/683/width/725/height/725/crop/1/src_region/364,0,2502,2136/104282_Jordan_Schnitzer_and_Jennifer_Johnson.rev.1718909477.jpg 2x" data-max-w="2138" data-max-h="2136" loading="lazy" data-optimized="true"/> </picture> </a> </span> </div> <div class="featured-story_text"> <h3 class="featured-story_title"> <a href="/live/news/53689-lewis-clark-law-school-establishes-first">Lewis & Clark Law School Establishes First Endowed Law School Deanship in Oregon</a> </h3> <div class="featured-story_summary"> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Jennifer Johnson will serve as the first Jordan D. Schnitzer Dean, marking a significant milestone in the school’s 109-year history.<br/><br/> A <strong><a href="https://law.lclark.edu/calendars/events/event/358337-jordan-schnitzer-deanship-celebration">r</a></strong></span><strong><a href="https://law.lclark.edu/calendars/events/event/358337-jordan-schnitzer-deanship-celebration">eception</a></strong> <span style="font-weight: 400;">to celebrate the deanship is being held Tuesday June 25, 2024.</span></p> </div> <a class="featured-story_btn" href="/live/news/53689-lewis-clark-law-school-establishes-first">Read More <span class="sr-only">about Lewis & Clark Law School Establishes First Endowed Law School Deanship in Oregon</span></a> </div> </article>

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