PHILADELPHIA –- Louis Rulli has been named director of the Gittis Center for Clinical Legal Studies at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Rulli will succeed Douglas Frenkel, who is stepping down as director on June 30. Frenkel will remain on the faculty at Penn Law, focusing on teaching, writing and dispute-resolution work.
Chad Dion Lassiter
Adjunct Professor, School of Social Policy and Practice
University of Pennsylvania
• Expert in youth-violence prevention
• Served as co-investigator in the Preventing Long-Term Anger and Aggression in Youth, a national research project.
• Provides violence-prevention training in urban and suburban schools
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PHILADELPHIA –- Michael R. Bloomberg, mayor of New York and founder of Bloomberg, L.P., will deliver the address at the University of Pennsylvania's 252nd Commencement on Monday, May 19.
Bloomberg, now in his second term as mayor, is credited with reducing crime and creating jobs in the nation’s most populous city while embarking on a series of ambitious environmental and public-health initiatives.