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Excellence in Bioethics 

September 28, 2022

Prof. Anita L. Allen is a recipient of The Hastings Center’s 2022 Bioethics Founders’ Award.

Cross-Disciplinary, Ethics 

American Philosophical Society Membership 

June 14, 2022

Prof. Anita L. Allen has been elected to the prestigious American Philosophical Society.

Ethics, Research and Scholarship 

Race and Regulation Podcast Series 

May 25, 2022

The Penn Program on Regulation’s “Race and Regulation Podcast Series” will focus on ensuring equal justice, dignity, and respect to all people.

Administrative & Regulatory Law, Family Law & Child Advocacy, Research and Scholarship, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Continuing Judicial Education 

April 28, 2022

Law School faculty regularly coordinate Continuing Judicial Education programming to help Pennsylvania judges stay abreast of cutting-edge legal issues.


Prof. Anita Allen receives 2022 Berkeley Center for Law & Technology Privacy Award 

February 24, 2022

The award recognizes Prof. Allen’s “immeasurable contributions to the field” of privacy law, said Dean Ruger.

Research and Scholarship 

Art and architecture at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School: Henry Silverman L’64 

December 21, 2021

Silverman’s $15 million dollar gift to the Law School supported the renovation of Silverman Hall and endowed the Silverman-Rodin Scholarship and the Henry R. Silverman Professor of Law chair.


Prof. Anita Allen to receive the Philip L. Quinn Prize, the American Philosophical Association’s highest honor 

December 14, 2021

Prof. Allen served as President of the APA’s Eastern Division in 2018-19 – the organization’s first Black woman president.

Cross-Disciplinary, Research and Scholarship 

Prof. Anita L. Allen explains why Facebook’s decision to shut down its facial-recognition system is good for privacy rights 

November 22, 2021

Allen is an internationally renowned expert on privacy and data protection law and prolific scholar.