50 years: a look back at how far we’ve come

In celebration of The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law 50th anniversary, President Matt Nehmer reflects on the school’s history and looks toward its future.

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A luta continua: Reflections on South Africa

Colleges of Law student Danny Hodorowski reflects on South Africa’s Constitution, the impact of apartheid and how modern-day South Africans navigate their history and future following his recent study abroad experience.

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“We get the leaders that we deserve.”

Colleges of Law Executive Director Matt Nehmer, Ph.D., reflects on the value of leadership following a multi-disciplinary short-term study abroad experience in South Africa.

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Identity in Context: Examining South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Rod Tuazon is a real estate broker in California and holds a J.D. from the Colleges of Law, an M.B.A. from Regis University, and a B.S. from the University of Santo Tomas. His goal is to become an advocate for those who are unable to navigate the legal system and defend their rights and to encourage increased participation in future study abroad programs at the Colleges of Law. 

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Trump immigration policies may interfere with human trafficking prosecution

Human trafficking is a growing epidemic in our country and foreign nationals are particularly susceptible to becoming victims.

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COL to host Prop. 10 debate in Ventura

Prop. 10 seeks to ease the pressures of the ongoing California housing crisis, and The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law will host a debate highlighting the primary arguments surrounding the proposition prior to the November elections.

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