2018 TPIC Public Interest Week - February 19, 2018
The Toll Public Interest Center celebrated its 10th Annual Public Interest Week, starting on February 19 and ending with Alumni Day on February 23.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Visit to Penn Law - February 12, 2018
Penn Law rolled out the red carpet for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who discussed a variety of topics with students and faculty.
2018 Dr. Sadie T.M. Alexander Commemorative Conference & Dinner - February 10, 2018
Students, faculty, and staff celebrated the 30th annual conference held in honor of Dr. Alexander’s life and career.
2017 Law Alumni Society Awards - October 26, 2017
Members of the Law Alumni Society honored seven friends and alumni for their careers in the law and service to the Law School.
2017 Perskie Plaque Unveiling - September 7, 2017
Members of the Perskie family joined Penn Law in honoring Joseph B. Perskie, Penn Law Class of 1907, with a plaque in the Admissions office.
2017 PLES Annual Meeting, Reykjavic, Iceland - June 30, 2017
The Penn Law European Society (PLES) held its 2017 Annual Meeting in Iceland, where they met with Dean Ruger and traveled the country.
2017 Reunion Weekend - May 12 & 13, 2017
Classes that ended in “2” or “7” returned to Penn Law for a weekend of cocktail parties, family picnics, CLE discussions, and a gala dinner at the National Constitution Center.
2016-2017 Haaga Lecture - April 18, 2017
General Michael Hayden was the speaker for the 2016-2017 Haaga Lecture in Law, Government, and Public Policy.
Gittis Clinic 40th Anniversary Reception - March 23, 2017
Important figures from the past and present of the Gittis Clinic returned to Penn Law to celebrate its 40th anniversary.
Dedication of the Gary Clinton Student Affairs Suite - January 17, 2017
Students, faculty, and staff celebrated the official opening of the Gary Clinton Student Affairs Suite in an appropriate way - with chili.
Portrait Unveiling for Ray Trent - October 19, 2016
Faculty, staff, and alumni had the privilege of unveiling a portrait of Ray Trent, a longtime bibliographic assistant in the Biddle Law Library.
Carey JD/MBA Program Launch - September 26, 2016
Members of Penn Law, Wharton, and the Carey Foundation celebrated the official launching of the Francis J. & William Polk Carey JD/MBA Program at the Penn Club in New York City.
Nina Totenberg Discussion - September 26, 2016
The award-winning NPR legal affairs correspondent discussed her career as a journalist of law and the US Supreme Court.
Penn Law European Society 2016 Conference - June 24-26, 2016
Members of PLES met in Brussels, Belgium, to enjoy sightseeing, discussions with Dean Ruger, and a gala dinner.
Penn Law 2016 Reunion Weekend - May 13-14, 2016
Penn Law alumni from class years ending in “1” and “6” returned to Philadelphia to reminisce, celebrate, and make new memories with their classmates.
Quattrone Center 2016 Spring Symposium - May 12-13, 2016
The Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice held a two-day symposium entitled “Technology in Criminal Justice Reform.” The event drew nationally recognized thought leaders in criminal justice, computer technology, and law.
2016 Inaugural Women’s Summit - March 22-24, 2016
Penn Law hosted a three-day event entitled “Celebrating Women: From Carrie Kilgore to Today,” featuring keynote addresses, CLE panels, social activities, and award presentations.
2015 Law Alumni Society Events - November 13, 2015
Members of the Law Alumni Society met at Penn Law for the Board of Managers’ Fall Meeting and the LAS Awards ceremony.
Theodore Milton Selden Memorial Ceremony - October 23, 2015
Penn Law memorialized Theodore Milton Selden, a member of the Penn Law Class of 1924 who was killed in train accident on July 3, 1922 while working as a Pullman porter.
Penn Law 2015 Benefactors’ Dinner - October 8, 2015
Dean Ruger, faculty, and staff hosted our generous donors at the Union Trust in Philadelphia to thank them for their support of the Law School.
Penn Law European Society 2015 Conference - June 19-21, 2015
Members of PLES met for a wonderful weekend of sightseeing, dining, and discussion in Rome, Italy.
Penn Law 2015 Reunion Weekend - May 15 & 16, 2015
Alumni from class years ending in “0” or “5” returned to Penn Law for a weekend featuring CLE discussions, a cocktail party, and a gala dinner at the Penn Museum.
2015 Senior Partners Luncheon - May 15, 2015
Graduates from Penn Law more than 50 years ago, the Senior Partners gathered to visit the Law School and meet with Interim Dean Wendell Pritchett.
W. P. Carey Foundation Lunch - April 30, 2015
The Law School and the Wharton School, together with representatives from the W. P. Carey Foundation, celebrated the naming of the “Francis J. & Wm. Polk Carey JD/MBA Program.”
Gary Clinton Celebration at the Rubin Museum of Art - April 16, 2015
Alumni of the Law School gathered to celebrate the career of Gary Clinton, Dean of Students.
Penn Law China Admitted Student Reception in Beijing - March 25, 2015
The Penn Law China Alumni Club met with over 30 admitted Penn Law students and alumni at the Penn-Wharton China Center in Beijing on March 30th.
Penn Law China Alumni Club Dinner - January 9, 2015
The Penn Law China Alumni Club hosted a dinner with Professors Bill Burke-White and Jacques deLisle, along with a few Penn Law students, in Shanghai on January 9th.
Penn Law Hellenic Alumni Club Pita Cutting Event - January 8, 2015
The Penn Law Hellenic Alumni Club celebrated the New Year’s pita-cutting tradition in Athens on January 8, 2015.
GOLD Kick-Off Bowling Event - October 25, 2014
Penn Law’s newest Alumni group, “Graduates Of the Last Decade,” began in fine style with a trip to Liberty Lanes in Upper Darby, PA.
Kilgore Society Alumnae Panel - June 11, 2014
Penn Law’s Alumnae Network presents a panel of five outstanding alumnae discussing how they have successfully weathered significant challenges and changes in their careers.
Senior Partners Luncheon - May 16, 2014
Despite a stormy day, some of Penn Law’s most distinguished alumni meet for lunch and to hear Dean Fitts discuss the “State of the Law School.”
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Judge Carolyn Temin Portrait Unveiling - April 23, 2014
Penn Law celebrates one of its distinguished alumni, The Honorable Carolyn E. Temin, and unveils her portrait in Tanenbaum Hall’s “The Clock.”
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Comisky Faculty Lounge Dedication - April 9, 2014
Dean Fitts honors the life and work of Marvin Comisky, L’41 through the dedication of The Comisky Faculty Lounge in Silverman Hall.
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Parents and Partners Day - October 14, 2013
Partners, spouses, and parents get a glimpse into the everyday life of a Penn Law student through tours, taking various classes, and meeting with Law School faculty and staff.
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Haaga Lecture - October 9, 2013
Best-selling author and historian Michael Beschloss gives the inaugural Paul G. Haaga, Jr. Lecture in Law, Government, and Public Policy.
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Justice Anthony Kennedy Q&A - October 3, 2013
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy visits Penn Law to hold a discussion with students, faculty, and alumni in Fitts Auditorium. The event is part of Penn Law’s Visiting Jurist Program.
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Shuster Classroom Dedication - May 29, 2013
Dean Fitts, the Shuster Family, and Penn Law faculty and staff celebrate the opening of the Shuster Classroom in Silverman Hall.
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Bold Ambitions Campaign Closing - January 31, 2013
Penn Law celebrates the end of its successful Bold Ambitions campaign.
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Davis Student Union Dedication - November 3, 2012
The official opening of the Davis Student Union, just outside the Fitts Auditorium on the ground floor of Golkin Hall.
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Cramer Lecture Hall Dedication - November 1, 2012
The ribbon-cutting for the new Cramer Lecture Hall, which can be found on the second floor of Silverman Hall.
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Cogut Family Terrace Dedication - October 4, 2012
Penn Law celebrates the opening on a new space in the Courtyard, as well as the donor who made it possible.
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Gallagher-Kearney Bridge Dedication - September 26, 2012
This bridge connects the old (Silverman Hall) with the new (Golkin Hall) for Penn Law.
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Pew Ribbon Cutting - June 18, 2012
A celebration of one of the donors who helped make Golkin Hall possible.
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Imasogie Gateway Dedication - May 17, 2012
The dedication of the Imasogie Gateway, which marks the entrance to Golkin Hall on Sansom Street.
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Golkin Hall Opening Ceremony - April 5, 2012
Friends, alumni, staff, and students celebrate the Grand Opening of Golkin Hall after a week of special events, along with a distinguished guest.
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