Texas Law News

Faculty in the News Round Up

Several members of the Texas Law faculty have recently been featured in the national and state press including: Politico, Bloomberg Businessweek, Washington Post, Houston Chronicle, Capital Tonight, and Dallas News.

Becky Walker ’19 Receives First Mike A. Myers Fellowship in Public Interest Law

Becky Walker ’19 has been named the inaugural recipient of the Mike A. Myers Fellowship in Public Interest Law. The one-year fellowship, announced earlier this month by Associate Dean Eden Harrington, who also serves as the Director of Texas Law’s William Wayne Justice Center for Public Interest Law, will allow Walker to provide legal services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in the LGBTQIA+ community.

Dr. Melynda Price ’02 Named Gaines Center Director

Congratulations are due to Dr. Melynda Price ’02 on her historic appointment to the directorship of the John R. Gaines Center for the Humanities at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Price becomes the first woman and the first African American to lead the center.

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