J. Schwartzman C’68, L’71 has been named by Scientific
American magazine as one of the “Scientific American 50” of
2004, the magazine’s prestigious list recognizing outstanding acts
of leadership in science and technology. Schwartzman is the CEO and President
of Media Access Project, a nonprofit, public interest telecommunications
law firm. With Media Access Project, Schwartzman fought the FCC’s
proposal to scale back restrictions on the market share limits by a single
corporation in broadcast and print media.
Sandra Sherman L’71 has left her position
as professor of British Literature at the University of Arkansas to become
an account executive at Ripp Media in New York. Sherman will handle public
relations for major national and international law firms.
DaAn Braveman L’72 has been appointed
president of Nazareth College, a non-sectarian liberal arts college in
Rochester, N.Y. He had formerly served eight years as dean of Syracuse
University College of Law.
Robert C. Heim W’64, L’72, a partner
with Dechert LLP, was appointed to the board of directors of the Free
Library of Philadelphia. Heim is chair of the Litigation Department and
a member of the Commercial Litigation group at Dechert. His practice involves
a broad range of class action and other complex litigation and includes
antitrust/competition, securities, mass torts and product liability. Heim
was recently awarded the Burton Award for Achievement in Legal Writing
for his article entitled “ Killer Class Actions Your Company Can
Win,” originally published in Executive Counsel magazine in July.