The Sidebar

The Sidebar is dedicated to the news of our students, faculty, staff and alumni. The stories vary in length, with everything from interview-driven features to articles on the legal aspects of current events. Click the headlines below for a look at some of the outside-the-box stories that highlight the heart of our SLU LAW community.


Irish Justice John MacMenamin Explores Brexit, EU with SLU LAW

Saint Louis University School of Law hosted the Hon. Mr. Justice John MacMenamin of the Supreme Court of Ireland for a weeklong visit April 10-14.

Brewmasters Share Advice, Beer with Law Students

The founders of Schlafly Beer, Urban Chestnut and Fitz’s Root Beer visited Scott Hall March 30, as part of a collaborative event hosted by two SLU LAW student organizations and SLU's Center for Entrepreneurship.

SLU LAW to Host Mr. Justice John MacMenamin of the Supreme Court of Ireland

As part of the weeklong visit beginning April 10, several events planned are open to the SLU and SLU LAW community, as well as the broader St. Louis legal community.

SLU LAW Collaborative Inspires Law Students to Promote Racial Equity

A new SLU LAW student organization called the Justice Equity Collaborative (JEC) aims to involve legal students and alumni in its efforts to promote racial justice, equality and equity.

Sidebar Articles

Irish Justice John MacMenamin Explores Brexit, EU with SLU LAW
Brewmasters Share Advice, Beer with Law Students
SLU LAW to Host Mr. Justice John MacMenamin of the Supreme Court of Ireland
SLU LAW Collaborative Inspires Law Students to Promote Racial Equity
SLU LAW Addresses Legal Issues Surrounding Immigration Executive Order
Professor Middleton Explains the Legal Issues Involved in the Executive Order on Immigration
Clinic Student Patricia Bailey Beckerle Wins Unemployment Compensation Case
A Message from Dean Johnson on the Nature of the SLU LAW Community
Dean Michael Wolff Reflects on the Life of Judge Teitelman
Summer Abroad: 2L Sam Ruhlman in Barcelona
Summer Abroad: 2L Shannon Orbe in Madrid and London
Dean Emeritus Jeff Lewis Appointed to ABA Leadership Position
Law Library Joins Project to Provide Digital Access to Thousands of Historical Documents
Joel Goldstein: SLU LAW's "Veep Virtuoso"
Clinic Students Find Justice for Their Clients in Post-Ferguson Cases
Scott Hall Will Reopen Friday June 17
Grassroots Health Law and Policy students help pass healthcare legislation in Missouri
Summer at SLU Coming to SLU LAW
Legal Clinics, St. Louis Housing Authority Receive $100K HUD Grant
SLU LAW Welcomes Distinguished Visiting International Jurist Lech Garlicki
SLU LAW Legal Clinic Advocates for Voting Accessibility
Legal Services President Jim Sandman visits SLU LAW
SLU LAW Awarded Grant to Increase Diversity of Law Profession
Nuts & Bolts of Judicial Clerkships: Alumni Perspective
Meet SBA President Alex Bowman
Law Students Seek Change with the Ferguson Commission
Legal Clinics Win Appeal for the Blind
Learning the Laws of Alcohol
Prof. Harrison Argues Before Missouri Supreme Court
Non-Traditional Career Fair Shows Students Another Path
SLU LAW Professors Receive Honors
Postcards from Ireland - An Introduction
SLU LAW Students Seek Financial Fitness
Joe Conran ('70) on the Order of the Fleur de Lis
On the Road to Practice: Quick Tips for Success
Professor Hansford Receives Fulbright Scholarship
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Tyler Winn
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Tina Benigno
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Lucina Diaz
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Emily Bell
#SLULAWSummer – Rising 3L Kyrstin Beasley
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Alexa Hillery
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Juan Hernandez
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Lauren Ketzler
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Robert Wann
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Maddie Bainer
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Enrique Miranda
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 2L Rachel Jag
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Alexa Ackermann
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Paige Blumenshine
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 4L Jace Brotherton
King v. Burwell: The Affordable Care Act Survives Another Attack
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Claire Wiltse
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 3L Lauren Rodriguez
Postcards from Madrid Week #5
#SLULAWSummer - Rising 4L Ryan Chafe
Postcards from Madrid Week #4
Meet Me in St. Louis
Postcards from Madrid Week #3
Postcards from Madrid Week #2
Postcards from Madrid Week #1
Remembering Joe Simeone
Marriage Evolution and the Supreme Court
SLU LAW Professors Build Relationships in Lithuania
SLU LAW Professors Featured in Documentary
Watson Named Jane and Bruce Robert Professor of Law
SLU LAW Students Gain Experience in International Humanitarian Law
SLU LAW Celebrates Investitures
Nixon Highlights SLU LAW Visit, Clinic Work
3L Takes the Oath of Citizenship
SLU LAW Professors Teach Class on Ferguson
USPTO Hears Update on SLU LAW Clinic
Professor McCormick Explains Legal Process in Police-Related Deaths
Helping the Homeless
SLU LAW Students Help Secure Stay of Execution
Arch Grantees Give Legal Strategies Course Good Grades
Success for SLU LAW Alumni on Election Day
SLU LAW Welcomes Law School Survey of Student Engagement
Q&A With Paul Shay ('79)
Poverty Simulation Opens Eyes at SLU LAW
Visiting Polish Legal Scholars Discuss Ukraine
Getting to Know Fr. John Vowells, S.J.
Two Health Law Faculty Come Home
Professor Wilson on Social Identity and Ethics in Ferguson
SLU LAW Professors Give Expertise on Ferguson
Legal Clinics Join Pilot Program with U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Show Us Your Summer: Claire Wiltse & Keri Smith
Show Us Your Summer: Marie DeFer & Katie Burke
SLU LAW Previews SCOTUS Decisions
Class Gives SLU LAW Students Unique Opportunity
Postcards from Madrid 2014
SLU LAW Students Attend Lobby Day
Checking in with Semester in D.C. Students
SLU LAW hosts promotion for Major General Strom
Sengheiser ('03) Earns National Award
Shay Irby Honored with David Grant Award
Checking in with the Dagen Fellows
St. Louis fast food workers join nationwide strike
Public Law Review Symposium Sparks Commentary
SLU LAW Professors Awarded for Scholarship
From the Clubhouse to the Courthouse
Summer advice from Career Services
SLU LAW hosts third naturalization ceremony of the year
Justice in Joplin
Parking meter time extension just the ticket for SLU LAW students
Fire in the hole: Patriot Coal's contentious bankruptcy
Assistant Dean for Student Services Jon Baris Becomes New BAMSL President
Interview with Practitioner-in-Residence Margaret Donnelly
St. Louis International Film Festival Features SLU LAW Professors
SLU LAW Serving Those Who Served Our Country
The Boston Marathon bombing and Miranda Rights
Prof. Sue McGraugh honored with Experiential Learning Award
Law Students Gain Attention for Legal Paper