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AI & Inequities 

May 11, 2022

Dana Dyer L’22 has authored a trailblazing report shining a light on how AI contributes to racial bias in hiring processes for Black educators.

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Impactful Alumni in Public Service 

May 10, 2022

Jessica Feierman L’00, Deuel Ross L’09, and Kristen Dama L’07 were recently honored at the Toll Public Interest Center’s Alumni Impact Awards dinner.

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Child Welfare System Abolition 

May 9, 2022

Prof. Roberts recently spoke to The Pennsylvania Gazette about her new book, Torn Apart.

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Penn Carey Law Reacts to Leaked Opinion 

May 3, 2022

Profs. Roosevelt and Wolff as well as student leaders of a pro bono reproductive justice project share their insights.

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Educating Civil Rights Advocates 

April 26, 2022

Cara McClellan GSE’12 will lead the Law School’s newest clinic, focusing on civil rights and racial justice equity.

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Child Welfare System Myths 

April 18, 2022

“No, most children in foster care haven’t been rescued from abuse,” writes Prof. Roberts in The Washington Post.

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Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders 

April 11, 2022

Merck Board of Directors Exec. Chairman Kenneth C. Frazier, widely recognized for his social justice and economic inclusion advocacy, will deliver the 2022 commencement address.

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Abolishing the Child Welfare System 

April 6, 2022

Mother Jones recently published an excerpt of Prof. Roberts’ new book, Torn Apart: How the Child Welfare System Destroys Black Families — And How Abolition Can Build a Safer World​.

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Prof. Dorothy Roberts traces the history of race and the regulation of Black women’s bodies in chapter for The 1619 Project 

March 24, 2022

Roberts is an acclaimed scholar of race, gender, and the law, and is the founding director of the Penn Program on Race, Science & Society in the Center for Africana Studies.

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