Law, College of



Date of this Version

Fall 2001

Document Type



Alumni magazine of the University of Nebraska College of Law. Copyright (c) 2001 The Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska.
Editor: Alan Frank, Professor of Law


2 New Dean Steve Willborn Sees College’s Mission as ‘Changing Trajectory of Students’ Lives’

4 Former Dean Harvey Perlman Appointed UNL Chancellor

7 Breaking Ground

10 Kauffman Family Gift to Improve Student Writing

12 Celebration Dinner Honors Two Remarkable Professors

14 Graduation 2001

16 Honor Classes Return To Pay Tribute to Past, Offer Advice

for Future

18 It’s a Family Affair

20 Law College Faculty, Students Bring Skills Training to Balkans

22 Experimental Class Puts Legal Writing in Realistic Context

24 Alumni Council Awards to Honor Special Contributions to College

30 Humanitarian Intervention and International Law In the

New Millennium

35 Shavers’ Trips to Africa, Europe Add Global Perspective

to Classes

37 Strong Delivers Coif Lecture; Recalls Nebraska Achievements

42 Common Roads, Uncommon Success

48 American Trucking Industry, Law College Have Strong Ties

51 The Spirit of ‘76

54 Severens Brings ADR Experience to U.S. Justice Department

Departments: Dean’s Message ; 25 News Briefs ; 39 Faculty Notes ; 56 AlumNotes ; 69 In Memoriam ; 71 Long Arm Jurisdiction ; 73 Senior Transcript

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