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Continuing Duty to Report

The duty to report any character or fitness issues is continuous from the point when you apply to law school through graduation.

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Law School supports nine First Generation Professionals Fellows across all class years

The First Generation Professionals Fellowship was established through a generous donation from David Silk L’88.

Even during COVID-19, study abroad students hone comparative legal skills and build global networks

Kevin Matthews L’21 and Andrew Timmick L’21 studied at the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) in Paris during the pandemic.

Law School and Biddle Law Library celebrate 10 million legal scholarship downloads

In the past year alone, nearly two million papers have been downloaded from the Law School’s Legal Scholarship Repository.

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

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.

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Monday, December 6th, 2021

Torts - Sec 1A (Allen) makeup class

Monday, December 6th, 2021

American Criminal Law: Evolution and Application (Robinson) final exam

LLMs w/extra time report to: T145
All students report to: GK238

Monday, December 6th, 2021

Academic Support Program Workshop Series: Effectively Reviewing Practice Exams

The Academic Support Program at Penn Law strives to maximize the academic success of each student. In the Fall semester, the program offers the Academic Success Lecture Series–four lectures and two workshops discussing studying and exam writing techniques. In the Spring semester, students meet with Professor Simon to review exams and develop individualized study programs.

Monday, December 6th, 2021

Faculty Meeting (Standard)