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A Legacy of Labor Justice 

October 3, 2022

Margaret A. “Peggy” Browning L’78 dedicated her career to fighting for the rights of America’s workers.

Employment & Labor Law, Public Interest 

Pathways to the Profession: Korinne Dunn L’24 

August 24, 2022

This summer, Korinne Dunn L’24 advocated for youth justice with the Juvenile Law Center.

Experiential Learning, Pathways to the Profession, Public Interest 

Cutting-Edge Environmental Courses 

August 22, 2022

Penn Carey Law students are learning how they can use their skills to advocate for a healthier, greener world.

Environmental Law, Public Interest 

Justice for Workers 

August 15, 2022

Supported by the Peggy Browning Fund, three Penn Carey Law students are advocating for labor rights, inspired by their own experiences as activists, organizers, and workers.

Employment & Labor Law, Public Interest 

Advancing Impactful Careers 

August 10, 2022

Penn Carey Law graduates and alums have secured several highly competitive public interest fellowships, empowering them to launch dynamic careers advocating for justice across the country.

Public Interest 

Increasing Access to Justice 

July 19, 2022

The Access to Justice Tech Fellows Program mobilizes law students across the country to generate pathbreaking ways to increase access to justice for the most vulnerable communities.

Public Interest, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Public Interest Essay Competition Renamed 

July 14, 2022

The University of Pennsylvania Law Review has renamed its annual essay competition to honor Prof. Dorothy E. Roberts.

Public Interest, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

LLM Public Interest Fellowships 

June 28, 2022

Three LLM graduates are among those in the Class of 2022 who have secured public interest fellowships.

Public Interest 

Fighting for Families 

June 27, 2022

Equal Justice Works Fellow Marissa Schwartz L’22 will advocate for survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia.

Family Law & Child Advocacy, Public Interest 

Justice for Domestic Violence Survivors 

June 27, 2022

Equal Justice Works Fellow Corina Scott L’22 will advocate for the rights of incarcerated domestic violence survivors eligible for re-sentencing or a new trial in New York.

Criminal Law & Justice, Public Interest 

Fighting Mass Incarceration 

May 12, 2022

Catherine Kearney C’12, L’22 has been named a 2022 Law School Partnership Project Fellow with Gideon’s Promise.

Criminal Law & Justice, Public Interest