Charlotte School of Law http://wfae.org en With Charlotte Checked Off, 'Ban The Box' Campaign Will Expand http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-checked-ban-box-campaign-will-expand <p>Nearly all of us have filled out a job application that asks if you’ve ever been convicted of a crime.&nbsp; Check the box yes, and you need to explain yourself. Well, that’s now a thing of the past for most potential city of Charlotte employees. City Manager Ron Carlee has decided to “ban the box.” We were joined this morning by the man who got this movement started in Charlotte a couple years ago. He’s Jason Huber, a law professor at the Charlotte School of Law, where he heads the school’s Civil Rights Clinic.</p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:37:53 +0000 Kevin Kniestedt 46210 at http://wfae.org With Charlotte Checked Off, 'Ban The Box' Campaign Will Expand After 8 Years, Charlotte School Of Law Has Become NC's Largest. So What's Value Of Degree? http://wfae.org/post/after-8-years-charlotte-school-law-has-become-ncs-largest-so-whats-value-degree <p>Since its founding in 2005, Charlotte School of Law has become a big presence in the city.&nbsp; Nearly 1,500 students go there, making it the largest law school in the state, by far. And as of this fall, they're swarming around Uptown taking 10 floors of a high rise.</p><p>What's lesser known is that Charlotte School of Law is the state's only private, for-profit law school.&nbsp; And while its students pay about as much in tuition as those at highly-ranked Wake Forest, Charlotte graduates have a much tougher time finding jobs that pay enough to cover the debt.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 04:04:02 +0000 Julie Rose 35114 at http://wfae.org After 8 Years, Charlotte School Of Law Has Become NC's Largest. So What's Value Of Degree? Charlotte School Of Law Leaves Wilkinson Boulevard In The Lurch, As Redevelopment Stalls http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-school-law-leaves-wilkinson-boulevard-lurch-redevelopment-stalls <p>The Charlotte School of Law’s building on Wilkinson Boulevard right outside the Interstate 277 loop stands as a lonely outpost of revitalization, the only building that’s materialized so far in a $250-million mixed-use project first announced a decade ago.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 17:12:09 +0000 Ely Portillo and Steve Harrison/Charlotte Observer 14283 at http://wfae.org Charlotte School Of Law Leaves Wilkinson Boulevard In The Lurch, As Redevelopment Stalls