Gifts to Indiana Law
A $1 million gift from Stephen F. Burns will endow a professorship in his name and allow the Indiana University Maurer School of Law to continue its innovative curricular focus on ethics and professionalism. The Stephen F. Burns Professorship will be held by William D. Henderson, long considered one of the nations pioneers in the field of legal education.
Milt and Judi Stewart's bequest will be used to support the center's activities, including global externships for law students, research and outreach activities, partnership programs with law schools around the world, and other student activities.
The Indiana University Maurer School of Law announced Wednesday a significant $20 million estate gift from Lowell E. Baier, a 1964 graduate of the school. The law school building will be renamed Baier Hall, and the law library will be renamed the Jerome Hall Law Library in honor of a longtime law school professor who was a mentor to Baier and many other alumni.
The Indiana University Maurer School of Law has received $3.25 million to establish an endowed clinical professorship and provide scholarship funds for Indiana high school graduates attending the law school.