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International Energy Perspectives 

May 23, 2022

Samuel Wong L’23 recently shared his experiences in one of the Law School’s Global Research Seminars, which yielded new perspectives on how countries can support clean technology.

Environmental Law, International & Comparative Law 

World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to deliver 2022 Holt Lecture at the Law School 

February 21, 2022

Dr. Tedros will speak about the World Health Assembly’s efforts to strengthen pandemic prevention, preparedness, and response.

 

Yen-Ting “Eddy” Lin LLM’21 advocates for young peoples’ democratic rights 

December 15, 2021

Lin sought an LLM degree from Penn in order to better understand and compare legal systems around the world.

Cross-Disciplinary 

Spike in child marriages may be ‘the most disturbing fallout of the Taliban takeover’ 

November 30, 2021

De Silva de Alwis explains why there has been an increase in marriages of underage girls in Afghanistan and what could be done to improve girls’ lives.

Research and Scholarship 

Cherie Blair gives voices to students in the ‘Women, Law, and Leadership’ seminar 

November 29, 2021

Blair discussed Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, which works with “challenging stereotypes holding women entrepreneurs back from success and equality.”

 

University of Pennsylvania Carey Law students represent the United States as virtual delegates in conference on same sex marriage laws around the world 

June 28, 2021

In Spring of 2021, the annual Waseda Transnational Program migrated to the internet. During the week-long program, students and scholars engaged in comparative analysis and discussion of the legal landscape of LGBTQ issues across the globe.