Kelly Marie Fay Rodriguez (’12) was named one of 15 Leadership Institute Fellows for 2013-2014 by the Center for American Progress.
Professor Ruthann Robson Named a “Best Law Teacher” in the Nation
September 20, 2013
A new book names City University of New York School of Law Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson one of only 26 “best law teachers” in the United States.
CUNY Law Profs Appointed to Stop-and-Frisk Advisory Council
September 18, 2013
Professors Steve Zeidman and Babe Howell have been appointed by Southern District Judge Shira Scheindlin to an academic advisory council that will assist the court-appointed facilitator in developing reforms of stop-and-frisk practices.
Somalia Samuel (’14) Selected as Thurgood Marshall Fellow
September 18, 2013
Somalia Samuel (’14) has been selected as a Thurgood Marshall Fellow at the New York City Bar Association.
Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson has been featured recently in numerous stories and interviews focusing on the connection between the Constitution and our clothing.
Nick Widzowski (’14) Helps Draft Environmental Plan for New York City
September 12, 2013
One of the highlights of this past summer for Nick Widzowski (’14) was putting together an environmental plan for New York City. In drafting the plan, Widzowski put his legal knowledge and skills to work.
Alum Farrah Diaz-Tello (’09), a staff attorney with the National Advocates for Pregnant Women, spoke with The Altoona Mirror about the case of a woman in Pennsylvania who allegedly overdosed while nine months pregnant.
Stop-and-Frisk Attorneys Oppose City’s Request to Stay Ruling
September 10, 2013
Adjunct Professor Jonathan Moore, writing for the attorneys for class plaintiffs, filed their opposition on Friday September 6th to New York City’s request that Southern District Judge Shira Scheindlin stay her historic decision and order in Floyd v. City of New York.
This summer, CUNY School of Law’s Center for Urban Environmental Reform (CUER) hosted visiting scholar Dr. Elif Colakoglu, whose work focuses on climate change in the context of sustainability and environmental security.
Professor Julie Goldscheid Discusses Book on Gender and Equality Law
September 6, 2013
Professor Julie Goldscheid has edited a new book on gender and equality in the law. Gender and Equality Law was published by Ashgate earlier this year and is part of the series, the Library of Essays on Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law.