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Head of the USEA says energy transition is necessary but will take time at UH Law Center’s 6th Annual North American EENR Conference

June 23, 2022––The global importance of addressing climate change and shift toward carbon neutrality are “never going to change,” said Sheila Hollis, Acting Executive Director of the United States Energy Association. But it’s “not an overnight job” either.


UHLC Professor Valerie Gutmann Koch Named 2022 Health Law Scholar

June 20, 2022 – University of Houston Law Center Assistant Professor Valerie Gutmann Koch was named a 2022 Health Law Scholar by the American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics and the Center for Health Law Studies at Saint Louis University.

alumna Dean Browne C. Lewis

UH Law Center remembers alumna Dean Browne C. Lewis ’97

June 20, 2022 – The University of Houston Law Center is mourning the loss of North Carolina Central University School of Law Dean Browne C. Lewis.

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