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The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

January 17, 2022

A collection of resources and events that honor Dr. King, celebrate the advances in our nation’s civil rights, and examine the work still to be done.

article archive, Civil Rights, inclusion, Law School, Local, RacialJustice, Social 

In remembrance of Lani Guinier, former Law School professor and pioneering civil rights advocate 

January 11, 2022

The Law School remembers and honors the legacy of Lani Guinier, who taught here from 1988 and 1998 and passed away on Friday, January 7, 2022.

article archive, Civil Rights, diversity, Faculty, Featured, Human Rights, Law Review, Law School, RacialJustice, Research and Scholarship, Research, Social, Women's Rights 

Law School prioritizes holistic support for first-generation professional students 

December 23, 2021

Early support for the First Generation Professionals Scholarship initiative includes two endowment contributions from Frank Ghali L’00 and Rory Babich L’89.

Alumni, article archive, Center on Professionalism, dean ruger, diversity, Featured, inclusion, Law School, Life at Penn Law, Scholarships, Social, Student Life, Students 

Toll Public Interest Center is seeking nominations for the inaugural Alumni Impact Awards 

December 17, 2021

The awards recognize alumni who have demonstrated a passionate commitment to public service throughout their career.

Alumni, article archive, Awards, Featured, Pro Bono, Public Service, Social, TPIC 

Quattrone Center Assistant Director Ross Miller warns of the dangerous invisibility of prosecutorial misconduct 

December 16, 2021

The Quattrone Center’s “Hidden Hazards” is a review of Pennsylvania prosecutorial misconduct claims that reveals a lack of transparency and accountability throughout the criminal justice system.

article archive, faculty perspectives, Faculty, Featured, InstitutesQuattrone, QCimpact, Quattrone, Research, Social 

Fellowship experience: Jesse McGleughlin L’20 

December 15, 2021

Jesse McGleughlin L’20 is the recipient of Toll Public Interest Fellowship and works at the Southern Center for Human Rights.

Alumni, article archive, Clinics, Fellowships, Human Rights, PI Fellowships, Pro Bono Student Groups, Social, TPIC 

Fellowship experience: Peter Jones L’20 

December 10, 2021

Jones is a Catalyst Fellow at the Environmental Defense Center.

Alumni, article archive, dispatches, Environment, Fellowships, PI Fellowships, Public Interest dispatch, Public Service, Social 

Fellowship experience: Emily Kyle L’20 

December 9, 2021

Kyle was a Catalyst Fellow with the Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network (RMIAN) and has transitioned to a position as Staff Attorney.

Alumni, article archive, Clinics, dispatches, Featured, Fellowships, Immigration, PI Fellowships, Public Interest dispatch, Public Service, Social, Transnational 

Race and Regulation Lecture Series: “How Race and Social Inequalities Influence Healthy People’s Paid Participation in FDA-Required Clinical Trials” 

December 1, 2021

Dr. Jill A. Fisher of the Center for Bioethics at UNC-Chapel Hill will speak on how social inequalities are exacerbated during the U.S. drug approval process.

Administrative Law, article archive, Events, Featured, Health Law, inclusion, Penn Program on Regulation, RacialJustice, Regulation, Social