Tag Archives: Winter 2014

New school leadership emphasizes innovation

Florida Coastal School of Law’s new president and interim dean have dramatically different backgrounds, but what they have in common is a remarkably similar view on how best to prepare students for the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century legal profession. Dennis Stone, appointed the school’s president in May, is a long-time Jacksonville resident […]

New center prepares students for tomorrow’s law jobs

Coastal Law has created the Center for Law Practice Technology (CLPT), a focused unit within the school that will offer certificates in legal technology and law practice management. The CLPT is designed to prepare students for a new and evolving legal marketplace that increasingly demands knowledge and skills related to technology and innovation. Richard Granat […]

New scholarship connects alums and prospects

Earlier this year, the Coastal Law Offices of Admissions and Alumni Relations collaborated to create The Alumni Admissions Referral Scholarship – a one-time $2,000 award that both rewards prospective students and allows alumni to help shape the incoming class. The scholarship program officially began in fall 2013 with 39 students, including part-time first-year student Wendy […]