Travels shaped new Bowen law schools dean’s career

UALR official has global perspective

Dean Colin Crawford, the new dean of Bowen School of Law, stands for a portrait outside the Law School on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2023...(Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Stephen Swofford)
Dean Colin Crawford, the new dean of Bowen School of Law, stands for a portrait outside the Law School on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2023...(Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Stephen Swofford)


Colin Crawford, the new dean of the William H. Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has studied in England, lived in Japan, and taught students in other countries -- from Central and South America to Spain and Portugal.

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