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Advocacy Excellence 

February 22, 2023

Nikita Ganesh L’24 won first prize at the New York State Bar Association’s Moot Court Oral Argument.

Courts & the Judicial System, Experiential Learning 

Experiential Education with Impact 

February 20, 2023

As lead counsel, Penn Carey Law students engaged in Gittis Legal Clinics achieve positive, impactful outcomes for their clients.

Experiential Learning 

Hands-On Criminal Defense Experience 

February 9, 2023

For students in last fall’s Criminal Defense Clinic, learning the law went hand-in-hand with successfully defending the constitutional rights of two separate clients.

Criminal Law & Justice, Experiential Learning, Public Interest 

The Case for Affirmative Action 

February 7, 2023

ARC Justice Clinic Director Cara McClellan GEd’12 discusses how affirmative action benefits institutions in this Q&A with Penn Today.

Experiential Learning, Public Interest, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Advocating for Racial and Civil Justice 

January 30, 2023

On February 3, the ARC Justice Clinic will launch with a day of events geared toward the continued fight for racial and social justice.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Experiential Learning, Public Interest, Research and Scholarship, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

2023 Edwin R. Keedy Cup Winners 

January 27, 2023

The spirited finals featured Casey Danoff L’23, Colin Clemente Jones L’23, Simone Hunter-Hobson L’23, and Omar Khoury L’23.

Experiential Learning 

Reflections on 1L Diversity Fellowships 

November 28, 2022

Three Penn Carey Law students reflect on their Big Law experiences during their 1L Diversity Fellowships.

Experiential Learning, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Cross-Disciplinary Innovation in Action 

November 21, 2022

Penn Carey Law facilitates ample opportunity for cross-disciplinary exploration, positioning our students to gain critical insight on the most cutting-edge areas of contemporary law.

Cross-Disciplinary, Experiential Learning, Institutional Highlights 

Award-Winning Immigration Advocacy 

October 24, 2022

The PA Immigration Resource Center has honored the Transnational Legal Clinic with its annual Light of Liberty Award. Pictured: Tamara Shehadeh-Cope (PIRC) with Sarah Paoletti and Liz Bradley.

Experiential Learning, Immigration & Transnational Law 

Affirmative Action in Higher Education 

October 20, 2022

In this Q&A, Cara McClellan GEd’12 of the Law School’s Advocacy for Racial and Civil (ARC) Justice Clinic explains what’s at stake in the Supreme Court case over Harvard’s affirmative action policy.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Experiential Learning, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Bringing Accountability to War Criminals 

October 6, 2022

Jonathan Wiersema L’ 24 worked as a Legal Horizons Rule of Law Fellow in Tbilisi, Georgia building universal jurisdiction cases against war criminals.

Experiential Learning, International & Comparative Law 

‘A Crisis and an Opportunity’ 

August 25, 2022

Devontae Torriente L’24 sees potential for growth, progress, and optimism amidst a significant departure from established constitutional precedent.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Experiential Learning, Legal Culture & History