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July 2010 Archives

July 30, 2010
  Today’s post features a poetic gesture by a rising 2L, who wrote the following from his vantage point in Biddle Law Library over the construction site.  His wonderful rhyme comes to us as a distraction from his research on attorney... read more!
July 27, 2010
At our groundbreaking, Paul Levy L’72 – Chair of the Bold Ambitions Campaign for Penn Law and former Chair of our Board of Overseers – reflected on all that Penn Law has achieved over the past decade:  “It’s been a great... read more!
July 23, 2010
 Building a new building is many things – exciting, noisy, energizing.  But it is one thing above all others:  a statement of an institution’s confidence in its future. When I became dean, I certainly understood this value.  But I also knew... read more!
July 20, 2010
  Plumbers working on new roof drain piping in the Goat Machines working on clearing debris from Pepper Hall   Concrete Pump Truck on Chestnut Street with Hose to courtyard   Pouring new concrete for Granite Steps in Courtyard  ... read more!
July 16, 2010
Well it’s almost down and gone but, as the saying goes, not forgotten.  In the recent weeks, both of my former offices have been reduced to a pile of twisted metal and pulverized bricks.  And now the last section of... read more!
July 13, 2010
  "You have to find something that you love enough to be able to take risks, jump over the hurdles and break through the brick walls that are always going to be placed in front of you. If you don't have... read more!
July 6, 2010
 Back in February, when coordination of construction activities began, it seemed like the date would never arrive to begin demolition of the historic Pepper Hall. On April 12th, we officially made our presence on site as we began an extremely intricate... read more!
July 2, 2010
  "I know the answer!  The answer lies within the heart of all mankind!...What? The answer is twelve?I think I'm in the wrong building..."Charlie Brown, aka Charles M. Schulz Who among us -- all those who graduated from Penn Law between 1968 and today and... read more!