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    Duquesne Law Professor Appointed to Advisory Council

    Frank Y. Liu, professor of law and director of the Center for Legal Information at Duquesne University, has been appointed to serve as a member of the Advisory Council of the University of Texas at Austin's School of Information (UTIS). His three-year term is effective immediately.

    Liu was selected based on his dedication to UTIS, his international stature and distinguished undertakings in the name of legal information and the legal information profession. The UTSI is the world's top ranking school in information research and education.

    Liu teaches courses on legal research and advanced legal research. He was instrumental in developing a faculty exchange program between the Duquesne University School of Law and the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) of Beijing. He also helped to establish the law school's summer study of Chinese law program at CUPL.

    Duquesne University

    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.