When Professor Charity Scott explains her plans to incorporate improv techniques into her Negotiations course, students typically respond with skepticism and apprehension.
Charity Scott, Catherine C. Henson Professor of Law, shared these key improv skills, which she finds useful in developing as a lawyer and going through life:
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Robert Wood Johnson Program fellows develop interdisciplinary approaches to advancing health through law
Georgia State Law and its Center for Law, Health & Society led a national program, The Future of Public Health Law Education: Faculty Fellowship Program, to enhance public health law teaching in… more »
An advocate for children with health care needs in low-income families, Sylvia B. Caley (M.B.A ’86; J.D. ’89), associate clinical professor of law, has left an indelible mark on the community in her quest to eliminate health disparities and promote health equity.
She will be honored on April 25 for her… more »
Charity Scott received the David J. Maleski Award for Teaching Excellence. The award, named in honor of a former distinguished College of Law faculty member known for his outstanding teaching, recognizes a faculty member who has proven to be a committed, excellent and innovative teacher within the past two years.
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Charity Scott, Catherine C. Henson Professor of Law, became the president of the Board of the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics effective Jan. 1.
“I’m so pleased to be able to work with my fellow board members, who are leading lights in academia and industry, as well as with the tremendously hard-working and… more »
The scene every Monday at noon in October was not the typical first-year law school classroom with a professor calling on anxious students, asking tough questions about assigned readings, with students frantically reviewing notes or nervously hoping to avoid the hot seat for one more class.
Instead, these first-year students sat still, relaxed, their eyes… more »
Charity Scott, Catherine C. Henson Professor of Law, gave the keynote address at the annual symposium of the Indiana Health Law Journal in October 2015. The theme of the symposium was “Interprofessional Collaboration in Public Health Law and Policy: Moving the Needle on Social Determinants of Health.” Scott spoke on “Incorporating Lawyers on the Interprofessional… more »
Charity Scott, Catherine C. Henson Professor of Law organized panel presentations showcasing Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded fellows’ teaching innovations. Scott is the Lead Faculty for the RWJF-funded fellowship program on public health law. “All of the fellows have been creating highly innovative courses that emphasize interdisciplinary teaching and engagement with their communities,” said Scott. She… more »
Nine Georgia State University College of Law faculty members and staff attended the 37th Annual Health Law Professors Conference in June, 2014. The conference is sponsored by the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics and was held at the University of California Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco. Several Georgia State Law… more »
After 10 years, countless hours of community outreach and an incredible amount of energy spent building and expanding curricular offerings, Georgia State University College of Law’s Center for Law, Health & Society’s founding director, Charity Scott, will step down June 30. Professor of Law Leslie Wolf will assume the leadership role.
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