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Alums Reconnect at 2011 Reunion

November 7, 2011

On October 25, 2011, alumni from the classes of 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, and 2010 gathered in Manhattan to reminisce and reconnect with old classmates and faculty.

Student Scholarship: Notes and Comments Panel Fall 2011

November 4, 2011

The Student Scholarship: Notes and Comments panel takes place every fall, allowing recently (or soon to be) published authors, mostly students or recent graduates, from inside and outside of CUNY come to speak about the writing and publishing process

National Public Radio Features Prof. Rossein on Sexual Harassment

November 3, 2011

In light of accusations of sexual harassment against Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain, WNYC’s Brian Lehrer Show spoke with Professor Rick Rossein about sexual harassment settlements and confidentiality provisions.

Hillary Alberts (’10) Runs Marathon for Concern Worldwide

November 3, 2011

Alum Hillary Alberts (’10) is running in the 2011 New York City Marathon this weekend and has raised more than $5,400 for Concern Worldwide.

CUNY Alums Receive Pro Bono Awards

November 2, 2011

Several CUNY Law alumni recently received the New York State Courts’ Access to Justice Program‘s 2011 Pro Bono Awards.

Victoria Tran (’12) Recognized at CUNY’s “Thank You for Serving Reception”

November 2, 2011

Victoria Tran, 2nd Leiutenant of the U.S. Marine Corps and founder of CUNY Law Students in Support of Veterans, was recognized at a CUNY reception on November 1st in honor of her service in the U.S. military.

Moira Meltzer-Cohen (’12) Quoted on Role of Volunteer Lawyers at Occupy Wall Street

October 31, 2011

The Downtown Express quoted Moira Meltzer-Cohen (’12) in a story on the role of volunteer lawyers at Occupy Wall Street. Meltzer-Cohen is a volunteer with the National Lawyers Guild and has provided “Know Your Rights” trainings to OWS protesters.

Prof. Jenny Rivera to Receive Diversity Trailblazer Award

October 25, 2011

Professor Jenny Rivera has been selected by the New York State Bar Association’s Committee on Diversity and Inclusion as one of the three 2012 Diversity Trailblazer Award recipients.

Dean Michelle Anderson to Speak at National Event on Child Abuse

October 25, 2011

Michelle J. Anderson will give welcoming remarks at a national consultation titled “Social Justice for Children: To End Child Abuse and Violence Against Children” hosted by the Children’s Studies Center for Research, Policy, and Public Service at Brooklyn College on November 4.

NY Times Features Prof. Victor Goode’s Letter on Affirmative Action

October 25, 2011

In response to a New York Times story on college diversity, Professor Victor Goode wrote a letter to the editor defending affirmative action and stating

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