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Evan Chyung in the Law Review office in 2008

Remembering Evan J. Chyun L’08 

The Evan J. Chyun L’08 Endowed Fund will honor Chyun’s lifelong dedication to social justice advocacy.

Makayla and Bridget, 2023 Skadden Fellows

2023 Skadden Fellowships 

Makayla Harrison C’18, L’23, GEd’23 and Bridget Lavender L’21, SPP’21 have attained competitive Skadden Fellowships to support the launch of their careers as public interest advocates.

Jim Sandman L?76

Honoring Lifetime Achievement 

The American Lawyer has honored Jim Sandman L’76 with a prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.

Thought Leadership: Closing the Climate Funding Gap 

Prof. Bill Burke-White proposes a “green investment treaty” to close the climate funding gap.

A Legacy of Labor Justice 

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

Pathways to the Profession: Korinne Dunn L’24 

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

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Cutting-Edge Environmental Courses 

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

Workers working late; tall building reflected

Justice for Workers 

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.

Advancing Impactful Careers 

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.

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Increasing Access to Justice 

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 Essay Competition Renamed 

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

LLM Public Interest Fellowships 

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

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January 30, 2023

Williams Institute Moot Court Practice

Weekly meeting for the student team participating in the Williams Institute Moot Court Competition on March 11, 2023.

January 31, 2023

Journal of Law & Innovation Information Session

Interested in law and technology? Join CTIC Professor Christopher Yoo and JLI Editor-in-Chief Ryland Ploeger and members Jessie Levin and Shashank Sirivolu to learn about this year-long seminar class, its annual symposium, and volume projects. You will also learn about the application process for 2023-2024.

January 31, 2023

Weil’s Law Firm Networking Reception for Penn Carey Law 1Ls

**This event is open to Penn Carey Law 1Ls only**