March 19, 2013
On Friday, March 15, Dean Michelle J. Anderson gave the keynote address at “Empowering Tomorrow’s Leaders: Best Practices for Supporting Diverse Students During Law School and Into Employment” at the New York City Bar Association. The event was sponsored by the Committee on Diversity Pipeline Initiatives, which is chaired by alum Paula Edgar (’06).
Alum Paula Edgar (’06) with Dean Michelle Anderson at the New York City Bar
Anderson discussed the importance of a diverse legal profession and highlighted CUNY Law’s Pipeline to Justice program, how it works, and who is a part of it. Tweets from the event included the hashtag #nycbarpb13. Read the discussion on Twitter
Anderson is a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Task Force on New Lawyers in a Changing Profession and is the co-chair of its Subcommittee on Unmet Legal Needs.