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  • 10/10/16 2:44 pm CDT
         Washburn University School of Law announces that almost 91 percent of its graduates who took the Kansas Bar exam for the first time in July passed.  Washburn Law graduates exceeded the Kansas average pass rate by 6.6 percentage points, scoring 90.7 percent versus the 84.1 percent overall state average for all first-time takers. Of the 54 Washburn Law graduates who took the exam for the first time, 49 passed.     Results for the Missouri Julymore...
  • 10/7/16 1:59 pm CDT
         The Knockout Round of the Washburn Pitch Competition was held at Washburn University on October 6. More than 100 student entrepreneurs participated from Washburn University and Washburn Institute of Technology (Washburn Tech), representing 69 teams. Each team had three minutes to present, or pitch, a new business idea to a panel of judges. The top four teams will advance to the Finals Round.      The top four teams and their business ideas are:more...
  • 10/5/16 2:52 pm CDT
         Six individuals were honored by the Washburn University School of Law Alumni Association Board of Governors Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, for outstanding service to their profession, community, and to Washburn University School of Law.      “Washburn Law is a world-class institution that has, for decades, trained lawyers to pursue justice,” said James Slattery, B.S., '70, J.D., '74, chair, Board of Governors. “This year’s award recipients represent themore...
  • 10/5/16 2:23 pm CDT

    Seventh grade girls from eleven schools slated to participate

         More than 250 seventh grade girls from eleven area schools will get a chance to try their hands at their choice of seventeen different science labs on Tuesday, October 11 on the Washburn University Campus.    “We want to expose young women to science and get them excited about the possibilities of a career in science or math,” said Dr. Susan Bjerke, associate professor of biology at Washburn and one of the organizers of the event.     “Studies showmore...
  • 10/4/16 11:10 am CDT
    Washburn University Law Clinic Holding Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic

    Event held on October 15, 2016 from 10 a.m. to noon.

         The Washburn University Law Clinic will be offering a Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic for veterans and other service-connected individuals on Saturday, October 15, 2016, from 10 a.m. to noon. One portion of the event focuses on preparing free wills, living wills, and durable powers of attorney, while another portion concentrates on providing representation for the expungement of convictions. All services are available for the duration of the clinic. Upper-level Lawmore...

Washburn tweets

It's a beautiful day for Family Day! Warm weather doesn't stop the Ichabods from celebrating!… https://t.co/I2qfvG2AqA-12 hours 1 min ago
It's officially Family Day Weekend! A big Washburn welcome to all the siblings on campus for Siblings' Day, we hope you have a great time!-1 day 5 hours ago
We're excited to announce that Amy Spielman is the winner of 4 tickets to the Family Day… https://t.co/ah58iDvHee-1 day 12 hours ago