Student Court Watchers and School Partnerships

Court Watch NOLA specializes in college, university, and law school partnerships. Court Watch NOLA staff members are active university faculty at multiple Louisiana universities and have 17+ years of university teaching experience. Court Watch NOLA staff can design partnerships programs that range from single-session trainings, practicums, externships, internships, service learning credit programs, to full-semester courses. Students can observe Orleans Parish criminal court proceedings in-person, online hearings via Zoom, and contribute to legal research projects.


Since 2018, students from the following schools have participated in Court Watch NOLA training.

Alcorn State University
American University
Arizona State University
Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
Atlanta Technical College
Barnard College of Columbia University
Bay Path University
Brown University
Clark Atlanta University
Cornell University
Delgado Community College
DePaul University
Dillard University
Emory University
George Mason University
George Washington University
Georgia State University
Grambling State University
Harvard Law School
Howard University
Indiana State University
Kennesaw State University
Lesley University
Louisiana State University
Loyola University New Orleans
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
Manchester University
McNeese State University

Michigan State University
New York University
New York University School of Law
North Carolina A&T State University
Northwestern State University
Pomona College
Prairie View A&M University
Rutgers University
Sacred Heart University
Seton Hall University
Smith College
Southeastern Louisiana University
Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
Southern University A&M
Southern University at New Orleans
Stanford University
SUNY Binghamton
Swarthmore College
Syracuse University
Syracuse University College of Law
The Ohio State University
The University of Arizona
The University of Chicago
The University of New Orleans
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
The University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Texas at Arlington
Tulane University
Tulane University School of Law
Tulane University School of Medicine
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Riverside
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Cambridge, Wolfson College
University of Colorado, Denver
University of Delaware
University of Georgia
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Kentucky
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
University of North Texas
University of Northern Colorado
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rochester
University of Tennessee
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
Virginia Commonwealth University
Wellesley College
West Virginia University
Xavier University of Louisiana
Yale University