Two lights shine into the sky where the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City stood before 9/11

Still Casting a Shadow

Two decades after the devastating terror attacks of September 11, 2001, the United States is still grappling with how to balance civil liberties and national security.

In This Issue

    Military Law

    Called to Serve

    Two BU Law graduates found their mission in the military's Judge Advocate General's Corps, advising servicemembers and commandeers on issues ranging from combat operations to end-of-life planning.

  • Dean Angela Onwuachi-Willig stands under stone archway in BU's Marsh Plaza

    What We Traded

    Dean Onwuachi-Willig shares her experience of 9/11 and reflects on what has changed since.

  • Catherine Mitrano (CAS'89, LAW'89)

    Public Perspective

    Catherine Mitrano (CAS’89, LAW’89) has spent decades as an attorney in the federal government, including helping set up the Department of Homeland Security after the terrorist attacks of 9/11.

  • Alumni

    Class Notes: Fall 2021

    News & updates from BU Law alumni.

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LAW Memories

We asked to hear about the moments, people, and places that made your law school experience special, and you answered.

Student Life

The 150th: Vladimir Egiyan

The member of BU Law’s 150th graduating class reflects on his experience in the LLM in Intellectual Property Law Program.

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