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2023 Hockey Arbitration Competition Winners 

August 15, 2023

Rachel Kabat L’25 and Robert Kirschenbaum L’25 won the 2023 New England Hockey Arbitration Competition.

Experiential Learning, Student Journals & Organizations 

Serving Black Communities Across the Globe 

May 31, 2023

This year, the Black Law Student Association traveled to Ghana to engage with local lawyers as they worked to build their firm’s pro bono practice.

Experiential Learning, International & Comparative Law, Legal Culture & History, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

Award-Winning Student Leadership 

May 19, 2023

Penn has recognized Keshara Senanayake L’23 with a Graduate Student Leadership Award for his work crafting a long-term solution to unpaid and underpaid internships.

Institutional Highlights, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

An Interdisciplinary Edge in the Entertainment Industry 

May 10, 2023

From a Whitney Houston biopic to premiering at Sundance, Penn Carey Law students and alumni successfully navigate legal careers in the ever-changing entertainment industry.

Student Journals & Organizations 

Prison Legal Education Project 

April 24, 2023

By bringing legal education to prisons, the Prison Legal Education Project supports incarcerated individuals to lead their own successful legal advocacy.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Criminal Law & Justice, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

Gender Justice Advocates 

March 8, 2023

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Penn Carey Law is proud to highlight dedicated advocates working tirelessly in the crucial fight for gender justice around the world.

Gender, Leadership, & the Law, Immigration & Transnational Law, Research and Scholarship, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

Honoring a Pioneer and Civil Rights Advocate 

March 2, 2023

Penn Carey Law’s BLSA honors Dr. Sadie T.M. Alexander’s legacy by exploring critical legal issues pertinent to the Black community and working toward progressive legal advocacy.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

Supreme Court’s ‘Wrecking Ball’ 

October 17, 2022

“As Black students in law school, we’re concerned that SCOTUS could dismantle affirmative action at a time when students of color remain at significant disadvantage,” write BLSA Advocacy Co-Chairs Devontae Torriente L’24 and Ty Parks L’24 for The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Research and Scholarship, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

LALSA Co-Presidents Secure Scholarships 

October 13, 2022

The Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania Legal Education Fund awarded two Penn Carey Law students scholarships to support their work advocating for justice.

Student Journals & Organizations 

The U.S. and International Disability Law 

September 13, 2022

At the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Benjamin A. Barsky L’19, G’19 writes about how cities and states have incorporated international disability rights principles in their laws and policies.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, International & Comparative Law, Research and Scholarship, Student Journals & Organizations 

Juneteenth Celebrations 

June 16, 2022

Arlene Rivera Finkelstein, Assoc. Dean for Equity & Justice and Chief Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) Officer, shares information about this year’s Juneteenth celebrations.

Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

Next Generation Leaders 

June 1, 2022

The American Constitution Society selected Sabrina Minhas L’22 and Jess Zalph L’23 to participate in their prestigious leadership program.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Student Journals & Organizations