EdUp Legal Podcast, Episode 24: Conversation with Andrew Strauss
EdUp Legal Podcast with Host Patty Roberts
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In this episode, we hear from Andrews Strauss, Dean at the University of Dayton School of Law. Dean Andrew Strauss has served as dean of the University of Dayton School of Law since 2015 and is the tenth dean of the Catholic and Marianist law school. Dean Strauss shares the impressive growth of his law school as evidenced by the hiring of 16 top scholars, expanding of degree programs to include two, three- and four-year J.D. options, as well as a hybrid J.D., significant improvement in bar passage, and new programs that include those focused on Human Rights, Sustainability and Technology. Dean Strauss explains the way that he approaches strategic innovation at the School of Law, and the reasons he and his faculty colleagues focused their efforts as they did. The University of Dayton School of Law had one of the highest rankings jumps in the nation, and are emphasizing and growing their value proposition to applicants and students. Dean Strauss discusses the new era of legal education in which we find ourselves, and the idealism and future of our democracy that is driving increased law school enrollment.
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