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Commemorating Constitution Day 

In celebration of Constitution Day, we are highlighting Penn Carey Law’s recent insights, analysis, and observations on today’s most pressing constitutional issues.

‘A Crisis and an Opportunity’ 

Devontae Torriente L’24 sees potential for growth, progress, and optimism amidst a significant departure from established constitutional precedent.

The Real Birth of a Nation 

Prof. Kermit Roosevelt argues that we should celebrate the birth of the U.S. on the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address to celebrate the ideal of equality for all.

Historic Debt Restructuring 

Prof. Skeel chaired the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico, known locally as “la Junta.”

Antitrust from a Historical Perspective 

At ProMarket, Prof. Hovenkamp writes about a recently unearthed memo from George Stigler and Richard Posner to the Reagan administration.

Remembering Founding Father James Wilson, Law School founder, on Constitution Day 

In addition to founding the Law School, Wilson was a member of the Continental Congress, signer of the Declaration of Independence, framer of the U.S. Constitution, and one of the original U.S. Supreme Court justices.

Tsiwen Law L’84 and his lifelong dedication to securing Asian American civil rights 

Tsiwen Law L’84 has been an Asian American civil rights activist for decades, dating to the anti-Vietnam War movement in the late 1960s.

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September 27, 2022

Rosh Hashanah Apples & Honey

Come celebrate Rosh Hashanah with Apples & Honey!

September 27, 2022

Master in Law Information Session for Penn Faculty, Staff, and Students

Thinking about complementing your career or studies in another discipline? Think Master in Law. The Master in Law (ML) Program invites Penn faculty and staff who wish to incorporate a legal perspective on the issues that intersect with their professional fields and academic interests to learn more about the benefits of pursuing the advanced credentials of the Certificate in Law, Master in Law Degree, or how to take a class at the law school. Register

September 27, 2022

US Navy JAG Info Session

Join a representative from the US Navy JAG Corps to learn more about a career with US Navy JAG. You’ll learn about legal practice within the JAG Corps and the application process for full-time employment and internships.