Law School

The Then and Now of Memory

July 4, 2011

Michael Kahana of the School of Arts and Sciences and Gordon Baltuch, Brian Litt and Jeremy Manning of the Perelman School of Medicine are featured for their research on memory.

Article Source: New York Times

A New Mormon Moment

July 4, 2011

Sarah Barringer Gordon of the Law School debates whether or not Republicans are ready for a Mormon president.

Article Source: New York Times

For America’s Future, Parties Must Find Political Common Ground

July 1, 2011

Dean Michael Fitts of the Law School offers his opinion on American political parties finding a common ground.

Article Source: CNN

Chamber Goes to Courts More Often – and Wins

June 30, 2011

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School comments on the frequency of court visits by the Chamber of Commerce.

Article Source: Roll Call
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Media Contact:Steve Barnes | | 215-573-5181June 22, 2011

Penn Law Professors Honored for Supreme Court Case Work


            PHILADELPHIA -- Professor Stephanos Bibas and lecturers Yolanda Vazquez and Stephen Kinnaird of the University of Pennsylvania Law School along with their legal team have been awarded the 2011 Jack Wasserman Memorial Award from the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto-Haines | | 215-898-4820June 7, 2011

Penn’s Field Center to Unveil New Child-Welfare Technology at “One Child, Many Hands” Conference

PHILADELPHIA — The Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice & Research at the University of Pennsylvania is unveiling a prototype for its Information Portability Project during its fourth biennial “One Child, Many Hands: A Multidisciplinary Conference on Child Welfare,” Wednesday, June 8-10, at Penn’s Wharton School.

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Media Contact:Evan Lerner | | 215-573-6604June 7, 2011

Penn Offering Postdoctoral Fellowships to Promote Academic Diversity

PHILADELPHIA — The University of Pennsylvania is accepting applications for its Academic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

Toll Brothers Chairman and Wife Give $2.5M to Penn Law School

June 6, 2011

Robert and Jane Toll give an additional $2.5 million for the Law School’s public interest programs.

The Real Cost of the Auto Bailouts

June 6, 2011

David Skeel of the Law School shares his opinion on the effects of the government’s involvement in bankruptcy laws and auto bailouts.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal
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Media Contact:Steve Barnes | | 215-573-5181June 6, 2011

Robert and Jane Toll Give Additional $2.5 Million for Penn Law's Public Interest Programs

Infusion of funds allows the Law School to guarantee students summer funding for public interest work